Merrythought’s 2019 Cheeky year bear is made from beautiful golden yellow blond mohair, with pure cotton velvet feet. Merrythought’s famous wishbone and the year are neatly embroidered onto his paw using burnt orange coloured thread and he wears a coordinating satin ribbon bow around his neck. He features all the charm of a classic Cheeky bear with his beaming smile and a jingle bell in each ear. He is the perfect characterful bear to celebrate any occasion in 2020 and to mark Merrythought's milestone 90th anniversary.
He is individually numbered as part of a special edition of only 100 pieces worldwide and is presented in a luxury gift box.
Merrythought has been hand-making the quintessential English teddy bear in the World Heritage Site of Ironbridge, Shropshire, since 1930 and is now the last remaining British teddy bear manufacturer. The company is a fourth generation family business founded by Mr W.G Holmes. Famous for crafting the finest, jointed, mohair teddy bears adored by children and adults across the world; every one of their enchanting bears is lovingly brought to life by hand, giving them a unique character and superior quality that can last a lifetime. The range includes traditional and limited edition teddy bears, as well as their iconic Cheeky and Punkie bears. Merrythought teddy bears have universal appeal making them the perfect gift for christenings, weddings or birthdays, as well as for collectors.
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