Kay Bojesen Ruth Songbird

Ruth is named after Kay Bojesen's Swedish daughter-in-law. With her femininity and pink body, the beautiful songbird took the family by storm.

The Ruth Songbird – like her five colourful siblings – was never put into production when first designed by Kay Bojesen in the 1950s. 

Kay Bojesen's Ruth Songbird radiates warmth and joy, bringing a playful and cheerful touch to any space. Crafted from solid beech wood, the Ruth Songbird is a symbol of happiness and positivity.

Ruth is perfect for christenings, birthdays, school leavers, anniversaries, and weddings.


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Kay Bojesen (1886 - 1958)  

The Birds series is a collection of songbirds with unique names in a wide range of playful colours. All birds in the Birds series are designed based on Kay Bojesen’s original drawings from the 1950s and produced in FSC®-certified wood, which guarantees that the trees have been planted, cultivated and felled responsibly.  

Kay Bojesen designed with soul, humour and a twinkle in his eye and looked at the world from a child's perspective when creating new stories in wood. There had to be room for the imagination to unfold around the figures, and the simple design language, clear colours and friendly expressions have become his signature. 

Dimensions and details

DimensionsH 15.50 x W 16 x D 8 cm
MaterialFSC®-certified painted beechwood
Care AdviceWipe with a dry cloth. Do not place in direct sunlight
DesignerKay Bojesen
OriginDesigned in Denmark