Merrythought have created this beautiful teddy bear couple to commemorate the Royal Wedding of HRH Prince Harry of Wales and Meghan Markle; the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, on 19th May 2018.
The bears have been handmade from the finest golden mohair and have beautiful ivory pure silk foot pads, one of which is embroidered with a royal crown and an initial to mark the couple’s first names - Harry and Meghan. Golden thread has been used to delicately embroider the stunning purple silk cushion that accompanies the two bears and they each wear a coordinating satin ribbon bow or ruff.
These charming teddy bears are limited to only 200 sets and are presented in a luxury black and gold 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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