Little Bears in a BIG WORLD
- Collecting Teddy Bears. Rattigan, Jama Kim // Fun For Kidz;Mar/Apr2007, Vol. 6 Issue 2, p44
The author discusses the advantages of collecting teddy bears over other hobbies. Unlike collecting stamps, coins, shells, buttons or books, teddy bears often are a safe source of comfort. The author then suggests ides for special bear collections such as character bears, realistic bears and...
- small worlds. Hymer, Felicia // Teddy Bear & Friends;May/Jun2004, Vol. 22 Issue 3, p48
The article provides information on international traveler Heike Boam, who enjoys making small worlds for her miniature bears. Imagine a room filled with tiny books, papers, and framed portraits, a miniscule stand in front of the window for sheet music, and a little violin sitting on a...
- Manufacturers' MINIS. // Teddy Bear & Friends;May/Jun2004, Vol. 22 Issue 3, p40
The article provides information related to miniature stuffed toys. Whether someone wants a dainty display piece, a package topper, a lasting addition to a bouquet, or an accent for a small antique, manufactured minis are the way to go. Steiff Co. has just introduced ten tiny replicas of their...
- Old and New. Yenke, Ken // Teddy Bear Review;Aug2008, Vol. 23 Issue 4, p30
The article presents questions and answers related to the hobby of teddy bear collecting, including the value of a 1908 16-inches-long teddy bear, the case of a ride-on bear that dates to around the 1940s and information on the 1980s Steiff "Margarete Strong" bear.
- Teddy bear price guide. Hockenberry, Dee // Teddy Bear & Friends;May/Jun99, Vol. 17 Issue 3, p16
Presents a teddy bear price guide for collectors. Includes Steiff Teddy; Size of toy; Characteristics.
- forever friends. Wood, Evelyn; Wood, Mort // Teddy Bear & Friends;May/Jun99, Vol. 17 Issue 3, p22
Describes the features of a circa 1930 Joseph Pitrmann teddy bear and a circa 1905 Steiff teddy. Height; Color.
- Traveling Teddies, Part II. Hockenberry, Dee // Teddy Bear & Friends;May/Jun2008, Vol. 26 Issue 3, p24
The author highlights the travel teddy collections of Barbara Chadwick and Dennis Yuba, which include Pebble Beach Caddie Bear, Spanish Teddy and Miami Hard Rock Cafe Bear.
- A bear market for teddies. Meltzer, Stephanie // American Demographics;Feb96, Vol. 18 Issue 2, p24
Reports that the market for collectible plush teddy bears and other animals has grown significantly. The difference between collectible plush and toy stuffed animals; The growth of collectible plush by about 20 percent between 1993 and 1994; The age of collectors of collectible plush; Average...
- Tired Little Teddy Bears. Cruickshank, Tom // Harrowsmith Country Life (11908416);Nov/Dec99, Vol. 23 Issue 149, p40
Advocates the collection of teddy bear stuffed toys. Origin and popularity of the stuffed toys; Things to look for when shopping for old teddy bears; Companies that manufacture teddy bear stuffed toys. INSET: Everyone Has a Teddy Bear Memory, by Greg Louden.