If you’re thinking of investing in a balance bike, take a look at this fabulous collaboration between design-led German bike brand and iconic department store Liberty. There are two designs available, based on the Liberty fabrics Betsy and Queue for the Zoo, plus matching helmets for each. Suitable for children aged three to five and fully CE certified, the vintage-look bikes have steel frames, ergonomic and padded faux-leather seat and handlebars, a wicker basket and bell, and cost £175. Helmets are £45. The entire collection is available online only from Liberty.