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For trying out a new pose or ensuring your safety and alignment a block can help us all take our practice where we want it to go. Our Yoga Essentials Block is lightweight yet stable. Choose the block that suits you from a variety of bright colors.

Yoga Essentials Block Features:

  • Non-slip surface to ensure stability
  • Deepen your stretches and poses
  • Ensure proper alignment during poses
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Measurements: 9"L x 6"W x 4"H.

Weight: 4.6 oz. per block.

Materials: Sturdy Foam.

Care Instructions: Spot clean with mild detergent. Towel or air dry.

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Rated 4.7 out of 5 by 69 reviewers.
Rated 5 out of 5 by The best blocks I've tried After testing a number of yoga blocks over the years, the Gaiam foam blocks are my favorite. They are firm enough not to bend or receive intents easily when pressure is applied but light enough to be easily packed or transported for travel. I like that the colors change often for variety, too! August 15, 2012
Rated 5 out of 5 by A very simple but helpful product for it's usage The product is just as it was presented.  I'm actually using it (for now) under my desk to raise my feet up since sitting and typing all day.  Plans for use with Yoga in the future.  The material it's made from is really sturdy so expecting it to last a long while.   June 5, 2015
Rated 5 out of 5 by Sturdy but Soft I purchased two of these blocks in green. Very sturdy and soft and the coloring is beautiful. April 15, 2015
Rated 2 out of 5 by Lower quality than previously purchased at Gaiam I was disappointed with blocks I purchased. They were less firm than the ones I purchased previously from Gaiam.  I previously recommended these blocks to my students and will no longer do so. March 29, 2015
Rated 5 out of 5 by Great and very useful product These are  well worth the purchase.  I find the blocks extremely versatile and have made my yoga practice  more enjoyable.  I highly reccomend these blocks. March 29, 2015
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The only reason their weights differ is the foam weighs less than the recycled materials. The advantage to using the recycled block is it's Eco friendly and made from recycled materials instead of brand new foam. Some people prefer heavier blocks because they feel like they are getting better support but they both support equally.
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Polystyrene Foam.
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In the product description, it says that the 3 color options are: hay, purple, & raspberry. But on the actual order form, in the box for color selection, it reads: hay, purple, & robin's egg. Can I still purchase a set of 2 raspberry blocks?
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Thank you for your question. The raspberry color blocks have sold out, and we will not be restocking them.
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Apparently, I will need two blocks to complete the props workout on the DVD. Thank you!
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The yoga brick included in this kit is 9 x 5 x 3 inches.
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I like the more substantial blocks than those usually available these days.
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Each Yoga Essential Block weighs 1.5 lbs.
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