It all started when…

Nana’s Manners was born when mum of three Kathryn, a primary school teacher, recognised that early years children were not able to use a knife and fork at lunchtimes. As a result, the teachers lunch breaks were spent rushing to cut up all the children’s food!

Realising the need for a teaching aide that supports children learning to master this essential life skill, Kathryn and husband Chris decided to set about solving the problem and designing their very first product. A unique knife and fork set for children was born.

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Where children grow...

Founded by a Primary School teacher, Nana's Manners creates products for babies, toddlers, and primary school-aged children. Designed to offer the magic and fun of discovery, confidence building and independent learning whilst families Eat, Learn and Grow® together.

  • discover

    Experience the magic of taste and touch with our Stage 1 products. Designed to support you and your child as they discover the textures and tastes of solids foods for the very first time. Stage 1 makes the discovery of food as comfortable and enjoyable as possible.

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  • confidence

    As your child grows from baby to toddler, our Stage 2 range is designed to support confidence building at mealtimes. Perfectly shaped and easy to grasp, Stage 2 encourages children to do more by themselves, supporting your child's development in a fun and easy way.

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  • independence

    As children become increasingly independent our Stage 3 range encourages them to be brilliant at the basics. Designed to help and support the development of their fine motor skills, whilst little hands grow. Our patented knife and fork set is the last set of cutlery your children will need.

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  • Perfect for little hands ready to co-ordinate left and right.

  • BPA Free and food grade. Also top shelf dish washer safe.

  • Perfectly sized, easy-to-grip, soft-to-touch handles.

  • Designed to strengthen the smaller hand muscles.