KITREX...Its Dino LOVE all the way!

A KitRex is a dinosaur-shaped puzzle craft. It is a flat-packed kit of paperboard pieces that you assemble to make a dinosaur.

It began as a homework assignment for Lisa Glover while at Lehigh University's Technical Entrepreneurship master's program. She had to demonstrate a manufacturing technique in a unique and interesting way. She chose Industrial Origami, a method for folding sheet metal into useful objects, and decided to make something fanciful- a 15ft long Velociraptor costume- made out of cardboard. She wore this to a Halloween party at school, and it was a hit! She never thought it would be anything more than that...

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Meet Henry!

Our #2 perfect holiday gift! Meet Henri. This friend of ours will become you new sidekick toy buddy - always ready for any adventure with his acorn helmet + snow suit! Designed in-house and exclusive to Drake General Store. $28

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