Margarete Steiff – 2021 Toy Industry Hall of Fame Inductee

2021 Toy Industry Hall of Fame Inductee

2021 Posthumous Inductee – Margarete Steiff Born in 1847 in Giengen an der Brenz, Germany, Margarete Steiff (1847-1909) was stricken with polio at 18 months old and would spend the rest of her life in a wheelchair. As a young girl, her parents arranged for her to take sewing lessons along with her sisters; they felt these lessons were vitally important so that she could one day support herself. Even though polio had left her permanently paralyzed, she learned to …

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Teddy Bear Toss For Needy Children

Hershey Bears Fans Toss Teddy Bears For Needy Children

Teddy Bear Toss To Benefit Needy Children On a chilly, windy day, hundreds of people lined up in their cars to donate thousands of stuffed animals to the annual Hershey Bears Teddy Bear Toss outside the Giant Center in Hershey, PA. In a normal year, the event takes place inside the Giant Center Ice Hockey Arena during a Hershey Bears’ American Hockey League ice hockey game. On a pre-designated day, usually in December, fans bring all sizes of teddy bears …

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Steiff Little Santa and Teddy Bear Sweetheart

Steiff Little Santa and Teddy Bear Sweetheart

Steiff Little Santa / Steiff Teddy Bear Sweetheart Steiff Exhibition” at Shinjuku Marui, limited edition of the 140th anniversary of Steiff Little Santa and Teddy Bear Sweetheart. The “Steiff Exhibition” commemorating the 140th anniversary of Steiff’s founding will be held at the Shinjuku Marui Main Building. The period is from December 8th (Tuesday) to 14th (Monday), 2020. Steiff continues to be loved around the world as the world’s first brand to make “teddy bears”. The “Steiff Exhibition”, which celebrates the …

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Couple Launch Online Teddy Bear TV Channel

Babs and Steve Kohler - Teddy Bear TV

Babs and Steve Kohler – Teddy Bear TV Teddy bear fanatics, Babs and Steve Kohler, have launched their own Teddy Bear TV channel to talk all things teddies as their high street shop is closed again due to lock-down. The couple, who live in Southend-on-Sea are using lock-down to talk teddies to collectors and enthusiasts globally and also to host interviews including showcasing the collections of some of their customers. Filmed from their shop Teddy Station in The Victoria Shopping …

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Win A Limited Edition Steiff Bear

Win A Limited Edition Steiff Bear

Steiff Limited Edition Up For Grabs One lucky reader will get their hands on an limited edition Steiff Teddy Bear considered to be the “Jewel in the Crown” of Steiff’s 2020 collection Jewish News and steiffteddybears.co.uk have teamed up to offer one lucky reader a Steiff 2020 British Collectors’ Bear worth £179! The limited edition bear comprising 2,000 pieces is considered the ‘Jewel in the Crown’ of Steiff’s 2020 collection. Iconic toy manufacturer Steiff created the world’s first teddy bear …

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