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The Café Rocker, named after the popular café racer motorcycle, is designed to improve seated balance from a young age. It is intended to be a precursor to a push bike and bicycle. This balance toy is designed to fit into HearthSong toys existing line.

Target Market

Age 1-3 | Mainly Boys | Active


Simple Form | Born from Necessity

Initial Sketching

Refined Sketching

Model Making

Original sketch model

Wheels too spherical

Seat too wide

Flat front and back

Handlebar form exploration

Foot rest exploration

Hand hold part of seat

Refined foot rest

Wheel shape refined

Vaccuum forming attempt

Too hard to mate sides

Shape failure in some areas


Seat shape refined

Extended up for hand holds

Tech Pack


Final Model(full scale)

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