The Robinia Dress-Up Cottage is an immense play invitation for toddlers and preschoolers. With its varied play props for exploration and dramatic play and its openness in design it makes for hours of active socializing for toddlers, again and again. The many tactile and dramatic play details: clock, bell, mirror and flaps with shelf invite dramatic play, which develops language skills. These items also stimulate logical thinking, the understanding of object permanence and identity. The transparency and openings invite social interaction form inside to outside of the house as well as dramatic play. It also encourages moving and climbing over and through, stimulating gross motor skills as well as sense of space.