Magical Maileg Size Guide

Welcome to the whimsical world of Maileg, where charming characters come to life and bring joy to both children and adults alike. Maileg, a Danish design brand established by Dorthe Mailil in 1999, is known for its unique and delightful collection of mice, bunnies, rabbits, and teddies. Each piece is meticulously crafted with attention to detail, ensuring they become cherished companions and treasured collectibles. In this article, we'll explore the enchanting world of Maileg and provide a comprehensive size guide to help you choose the perfect Maileg friend.

The Enchanting World of Maileg

Maileg's creations are more than just toys; they are heirloom-quality collectibles that inspire imaginative play and storytelling. The collection includes a variety of characters, each with its own personality and charm.

  1. Maileg Mice: These tiny, adorable mice live in matchboxes and other miniature settings. They come dressed in various outfits, making them perfect for imaginative play and storytelling.

  2. Maileg Bunnies and Rabbits: Available in different sizes, these soft, cuddly friends are perfect for snuggling. Their classic design and high-quality materials make them timeless treasures.

  3. Maileg Teddies: These bears have a vintage charm that appeals to collectors and children alike. Their soft fur and sweet expressions make them the perfect cuddly companions.

Maileg Size Guide

To help you find the perfect Maileg friend, we’ve compiled a size guide for Maileg Mice, Bunnies, Rabbits, and Teddies. This guide is based on the sizes provided by Maileg and will assist you in choosing the right size for your needs.

Maileg Mice Size Guide

Our Maileg products suitable for Mice are grouped within the Maileg Mice Furniture + Homes Collection and you'll find the Maileg Mice themselves in the Maileg Mice Families Collection.

  • Baby Mouse: Approximately 3 inches (7.5 cm) tall.
  • Little Brother/Sister Mouse: Approximately 4 inches (10 cm) tall.
  • Big Brother/Sister Mouse: Approximately 5 inches (13 cm) tall.
  • Mother/Father Mouse: Approximately 6 inches (15 cm) tall.
  • Grandmother/Grandfather Mouse: Approximately 6.5 inches (16.5 cm) tall.

Maileg Bunnies and Rabbits Size Guide

Our Maileg products suitable for Rabbits and Bunnies are grouped within the House of Miniature Collection. MY, Micro, Mini, Medium, Size 1 and Size 2 Maileg Friends will fit the House of Miniature Dolls House. (The Mice are suitable for the House of Miniature Wooden Dolls House, but you need to furnish it with the appropriately mouse sized furniture - linked in the Mice sizes above). The Bunnies and Rabbits can be found here.

  • My Size: Approximately 4 inches (10 cm) tall.
  • Micro Size: Approximately 5 inches (13 cm) tall.
  • Mini Size: Approximately 9 inches (23 cm) tall.
  • Medium Size: Approximately 13 inches (32 cm) tall.
  • Maxi Size: Approximately 19 inches (48 cm) tall.
  • Size 1: Approximately 10 inches (26 cm) tall.
  • Size 2: Approximately 14 inches (35 cm) tall.
  • Size 3: Approximately 20 inches (50 cm) tall.
  • Size 4: Approximately 25 inches (64 cm) tall.
  • Size 5: Approximately 30 inches (76 cm) tall.

Maileg Teddies Size Guide

The Teddy Family are also suited to the House of Maileg and Miniature Furniture. The family and specific Teddy Family accessories can be found here.

  • Teddy Junior: Approximately 8 inches (20 cm) tall.
  • Teddy Mum: Approximately 10 inches (25 cm) tall.
  • Teddy Dad: Approximately 12 inches (30 cm) tall.

Tips for Choosing the Perfect Maileg Friend

  1. Consider the Age of the Child: Smaller mice and bunnies are perfect for little hands, while larger bunnies and teddies can become lifelong cuddle companions.
  2. Think About the Setting: Matchbox mice are great for imaginative play, while larger rabbits and bunnies are ideal for nursery decor and bedtime cuddles.
  3. Mix and Match: One of the joys of Maileg is creating a diverse collection. Mix and match different sizes and characters to build a whimsical world.

In conclusion, Maileg's delightful mice, bunnies, rabbits, and teddies bring a touch of magic and nostalgia to any home. Their timeless design and high-quality craftsmanship ensure they will be cherished for generations. Whether you’re looking for a new friend for your child or adding to your own collection, Maileg offers a charming variety of characters to choose from. Use our size guide to find the perfect Maileg companion, and let the enchantment begin!

Visit our complete Maileg Collection to explore our full range of Maileg products and bring home a touch of Danish magic today.