Chess Sets & Games(193 items)
Explore NOVICA's Chess Sets & Games Collection. Discover handcrafted chess sets, dominoes, dakon, jigsaws, kites, ring tosses and hand-carved puzzles in this diverse collection designed to delight any age.
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Great fidget at my desk
I change this to different designs when I am sitting at my desk and writing. It helps my mind be free to create.
Triple Threat Triominos
Very nice and well crafted. We enjoy playing with this special game! The only problem is the wooden box is warped.
We put this out on a table just to see what would happen. Our adult children quickly began to play it the second they came to the house.
Waraporn Khamsuk Artisan crafted wooden games and tableware
"My favorites are the wooden games because I grew up with them. They teach me to think, plan and concentrate, and I apply these skills in my everyday life."
Popular Chess Sets & Games
Handcrafted Square Wood Geometric Puzzle from Thailand, "Geometry Game"
Handcrafted of raintree wood with a variety of geometric shapes, this enjoyable puzzle makes the perfect piece of home decor. Excellent as simple decoration as well as for play, the puzzle features a square shape with a removable lid for storing loose pieces in a tidy fashion. Thailand's Waraporn Khamsuk works with local artisans to create the puzzle.
Onyx and Marble Chess Set in Brown and Beige (13.5 in.), "Nature's Challenge"
Equal parts cerebral challenge and handsome home decor,this chess set from Mexico’s Sierra family is entirely hand-carved from warm brown marble and translucent onyx. Soft backing on the game board won’t scratch the table.
Wood Stacking Tower Game with Box from Thailand, "Tower Delight"$25.99
A looming tower composed of many small bricks is the centerpiece for this game from Thailand. Stacking the blocks that are hand-carved from rain tree wood, the goal is to take turns removing them one by one without toppling the tower. An excellent game for two or more players, it is presented by Waraporn Khamsuk, finished with a box for housing the wood bricks.
Hand Made Wood Peg Game Teal from Thailand, "Elimination"
Designed for a single player, Thailand's Waraporn Khamsuk presents an excellent household challenge. Handcrafted from local rain tree wood, the game features a single square board with a small grid of circular holes for the insertion of pegs with teal painted ends. The objective of the game is to eliminate all but one of the pegs by having them jump over each other in creative and logical ways. The board lifts up to reveal an interior for storing the colorful pegs.
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