Sargasso is an exquisite teddy bear made from sparse very pale blond mohair. His nose is carefully sculpted from suedette fabric and he has onyx bead eyes. Sargasso is filled with a mixture of cotton and polyester stuffing and weighted with steel shot.
Sargasso is a one of a kind teddy bear created especially for The Bear Garden.
Suzanne Carss has been designing and making teddy bears since 1998, specialising in hand-stitched one-of-a-kind miniature bears, often using vintage textiles and threads which draw inspiration from her love of classic teddy bears and all things miniature. Originally made as gifts for family and friends; Little Teds quickly developed in response to a demand for commission work, which led to them appearing in specialist shops and at fairs.
Before Richard Steiff's revolutionary invention of joints to make teddy bears move, wheels on a frame were used. The bear on wheels was produced as early as 1894 and have been found to be made as big as 100cm. This delightful 17cm replica of the bear on wheels is of...
This charming replica of the 1906 teddy bear gives a respectful nod to the era when Steiff bears were given the title 'Teddy bear' after US President Theodore 'Teddy' Roosevelt. This beautiful replica celebrates this illustrious time and is made from the finest honey brown mohair. He is stuffed with wood...
Steiff's charming 1909 replica teddy bear is made from the finest brown mohair, and he exudes the character of the bears from a period of Steiff's history which would have been witness to visits by Margarete Steiff to the factory. This exquisite replica has been stuffed with wood shavings and...