Charlie Bears and author of the Alice's Bear Shop stories; Rikey Austin have created a magical collection of the book characters that Rikey first wrote about over 20 years ago. Rikey's books tell the stories of these characters and how they made their way to Alice's Bear Shop.
Cobby sadly lost his owner when he fell overboard. When he turned up at Alice's Bear Shop he had a gloomy tale of being lost at sea to tell. A little sad and soggy; Cobby was soon quite safe with Alice, who washed his favourite pair of dungarees and dried him off.
Charlie Bears' Cobby is an adorable teddy bear made from soft light brown plush. His muzzle has been shaved and he has adorable sad eyes and a hand-embroidered nose. He wears a pair of soft blue denim dungarees and a red and white spotted neckerchief around his neck.
Charlie Bears was founded by keen bear enthusiasts Charlotte and William Morris in November 2005. The company is based in Launceston in Cornwall and its motto is "There is always room for one more bear!”
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