Bears of Yesteryear

Each of these fabulous creations from the 'Bears of Yesteryear' will evoke memories of the twenties and thirties. Heather makes several different styles in this collection - the elderly Aunts and the display bears, each sitting in a beautiful case surrounded with matching accessories.

Each elderly 'Aunt' is fully dressed with a collection of new and antique accessories. Of course they also have beautiful underwear so you needn't worry about them being seen out in public! They carry a fully stocked handbag with all the necessities an elderly lady would carry - handkerchief, keys, hair pins and more along with a few surprises! Each bear is complemented with a portfolio with photo and information about the bear and Heather.

The display bears are surrounded with both new and antique accessories to evoke memories of a by-gone era. They will make a beautiful display piece in your home will be much admired.
These 'Bears of Yesteryear' are featured in Museums in Japan and Germany and several have won leading Internationl awards.

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  • John (2018)
    John is getting prepared for his first trip overseas with his essential travel items. He is 38cm (15 inches) made from a wavy German mohair with German glass eyes and is fully jointed.  Accessories; He comes with everything you see! John is sitting in a beautiful antique leather mens v..
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  • Bird (2018)
    Bird is all dressed up and ready to go out. She comes complete with everything you can see! She gets her name from a 1909 post card! She is made from a gold wavy German mohair with German glass eyes and is fully jointed. She is 29cm (11 1/2 inches) high. Accessories; Bird gets her name..
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  • Miss Holmes (2018)
    Miss Holmes looks very glamerous with her collar, stole and hat. She lolves collecting silver and this fabulous collection has a few of her favourite things. She gets her name from a vintage Christmas card. Miss Holmes is made from a wavy grey German mohair with German glass eyes and is fully joi..
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  • Charlie (2018)
    Charlie will be the perfect little bear to fill a space in your collection. Complete with the accessories you see we are sure he will delight you and your friends. He is 22cm (8 1/2 inches) made from a distressed German mohair with German glass eyes. He is fully jointed with glass beads in his tu..
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  • Angus (2018) - SOLD
    Angus loves to be on the water enjoying sailing. He is 28cm (11 inches) Angus is made from an unusual German alpacca (which is beautifully soft) with German glass eyes and is fully jointed. Accessories; Angus gets his name from the 1928 book. He is dressed in a wonderful sailors jumper com..
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  • Isabella (2018) - SOLD
    Isabella is a dainty little bear who loves to be part of afternoon tea parties. She is made from tipped curly German mohair with German glass eyes and is fully jointed. She is 21 cm (8 1/2") high and has glass beads in her tummy to give her more weight and lovely feel. Accessories; Isabell..
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  • Mary (2018) - SOLD
    Mary will delight you with her pretty pink outfit and matching vintage teaspoon set! She is made from soft pink German alpacca with German glass eyes and is fully jointed. She is 21 cm (8 1/2") high and has glass beads in her tummy to give her more weight and lovely feel. Accessories; Mary..
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  • Elsie (2018) - SOLD
    Elsie is a gorgeous little bear who would love to share your dressing table! She is made from soft pink German alpacca with German glass eyes and is fully jointed. She is 16.5 cm (6 1/2") high and has glass beads in her tummy to give her more weight and lovely feel. Accessories; Elsie is w..
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  • Polly (2018) - SOLD
    Polly is all set for a nice cup of tea! We are sure she will delight you and your friends. Polly is made from a beautiful blonde wavy German mohair with German glass eyes and is fully jointed. She is 36cm (14 inches) high. Accessories; She comes complete with everything you see! She sits in..
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  • Birdy (2018) - SOLD
    Birdy has been shopping at her favourite antique shop and found a beautiful matching sugar bowl, salt and pepper set! She is made from a wavy German mohair with German glass eyes and is fully jointed. She is 29 cm (11 1/2 inches) high. Accessories; Birdy gets her name from her delightful 19..
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  • Lottie (2018) - SOLD
    Lottie is all dressed up for afternoon tea with her friends. She gets her name from a beautiful old post card. Lottie is made from a wavy German mohair with German glass eyes and is fully jointed. She is 36 cm (14 inches) high. Accessories; Lottie is dressed with her pretty lace collar comp..
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  • Joseph (2018) - SOLD
    Joseph loves to tinker with old cars but he does find it difficult to keep his paws clean! His current project is trying to fix the Smiths speedo which he is dissassembling. Complete with his cute hand made cap and scarf. He is made from wavy German mohair with German glass eyes and is fully join..
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  • Archie (2018) - SOLD
    Archie likes to be well groomed so you will find him with his shaving gear. He is 21cm (8 1/2 inches) made from a German curley tipped mohair with German glass eyes and is fully jointed.  He has been filled with glass beads so he has a nice heavy feel. Accessories;   Archie has..
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  • Micky (2018) - SOLD
    Micky is very happy to spend the day reading and listening to music. He is made from German alpacca with German glass eyes and is fully jointed. He has glass beads in his tummy, arms and legs to give him a lovely soft feel. He is 21 cm (8 1/2") high and filled with glass beads to give him a lovel..
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  • Violet (2018) - SOLD
    Violet is a demure little bear who is all dressed up for Sundays dinner. She is made from a wavy German mohair with German glass eyes and is fully jointed. She is 25 cm (10 inches) high. Accessories; Violet is wearing a double lace collar complete with vintage jet necklace and pretty earrin..
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