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Tantrum is a mid-century inspired toy store that brings a nostalgic delight to everyone that can experiences the shop.

Tantrum is a unique toy store located in San Francisco, California. The store specializes in offering a wide variety of fun and educational toys for children of all ages, from infants to teenagers and all the way to grown-up kids.

One of the standout features of Tantrum is their selection of eco-friendly and sustainably-made toys, which includes wooden toys, organic cotton stuffed animals, and party supplies. The store also offers a range of books, puzzles, games, and art supplies, making it a one-stop-shop for all your child's playtime needs.

Tantrum's staff is knowledgeable and friendly, and they are always ready to help customers find the perfect toy for their child. The store will also begin (again) hosting regular events such as storytimes, crafting workshops, and puppet shows, making it a popular destination for families in the area.

Overall, Tantrum is a fantastic toy store that offers high-quality, sustainable toys and a fun shopping experience for children and parents alike. Children under 9 years of age can ride their vintage seal ride and grown-ups can try on their locally made jewelry.

Tantrum opened in Cole Valley, in 2012 within San Francisco CA. The store has moved to the Inner Richmond neighborhood in California and is owned by Amanda and Richard Weld. Amanda was an illustration major and opened her first store in 2001. She does all the buying and designing for the store. Richard is a musician and is the usually the first (bearded) face that greets you within the store. He is also in charge of shipping and usually delivers right to your door, in person.

Amanda and Richard live in San Francisco with their two kids and a few cats.