The special board holds the laces in the position you want children just need push the lace into the self-locking slots with the lacing-pens. Copy from included pattern cards or kids can make their own pictures. This highly educational toy develops artistic skills dexterity and coordination while encouraging creative thinking. Manufacturered by Quercetti. Contents Include: 8 laces 18 Designs (9 double sided template cards) 1 Filo board with self-locking slots 1 case with handle 4 lacing pens and instruction manual with examples. Winner of Dr. Toy Best Vacation Products. Recommended for Ages 4 and up. Quercetti toys have been proudly manufactured in Italy for 65 years. With Quercetti Filo Design it isfun to trace brightly coloured designs with laces and then quickly undo themto design new ones.