Miffy was born in 1955 by the hand of Dick Bruna a Dutch graphic designer, after telling his son stories about a rabbit they saw on holiday. Since then Miffy has travelled the World. Her adventures have been written in more than 30 books. The light is made in Holland and is an officially licensed Miffy product. In Holland "Miffy" is better known as "Nijntje" the original Dutch name for the rabbit.