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Happy 50th Birthday Sophie!

May 23, 2011 1 comment
Sophie the Giraffe made in France by Vulli

Sophie will be exactly 50 years old on May 25, 2011 – St. Sophie’s Day.  She was created by Monsieur Rampeau, an expert in rotational molding of rubber.  The process of making Sophie to this day involves more than 14 manual steps.  Sophie is made from 100% natural rubber derived from the sap of the Hevea tree. Read more…