When it comes to children's toys, things are far more relaxed and less structured than they used to be. Gone are the days of the 'blue for boys and pink for girls' mentality, and Birdkids are here to tell you exactly why you need to shake off all those gender-specific labels and embrace the change!

Gender neutral toys let children to make their own choices; allowing them to discover their own interests and natural proclivities, helping with organic learning without any limits and giving them free rein to explore their own creativity and identity.

It also makes it much easier for parents, family members and friends to shop for little ones!

But if you're still a little unsure about what to get your child, here's our 9 handpicked gender-neutral toys to give you a touch of inspiration...

djeco wooden cutting fruit & vegetable set

to the moon - the tallest colouring book in the world

djeco animambo cat metallophone

djeco silhouette 36 piece jigsaw puzzle - tatanka the indian

breton stripe sweatshirt - hi

crab neoprene back pack

djeco sequin art workshop - flamboyant

crab rattle - blue

djeco 4 tubes of modelling dough - sweet colours

djeco wooden veterinary set - bobodoudou

smiski phosphorescent figure

djeco wooden magnetic letters - 83 lower case script

Post By Ed Mason