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The Iconic Toy – The Teddy Bear

The name Teddy bear originates from Theodore (Teddy) Roosevelt. When he went hunting with his friends, they hunted down a bear and encouraged Roosevelt to shoot it. Roosevelt refused to shoot the bear (what a guy!) and this became big news! He wasn’t only the president; he was a big name in the hunting

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Dads

Shout-Out To The Dads!

Tambo Teddies is all about family life. The Teddies that leave our store all become a part of a unique family. With Father’s Day coming up soon, it’s time to give a shout-out to all the great Dads out there. We love our Dads, just the way they are! It helps, though, that they

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Tasman Tambo Teddies New Zealand Teddy Bear

Tambo Teddies in New Zealand

Tambo Teddies have headed over the ditch and landed in New Zealand. Heading the charge is Tasman, our real kiwi Tambo Teddy bear decked out as an All Black. To continue to grow our business we have set our sights on expanding into overseas markets. With Alison a kiwi, New Zealand is the obvious

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Dress your Tambo Ted…..

Tambo Teddy bears are created from gorgeous woollen sheepskin. They have a lovely soft ‘furry’ coat but sometimes they need a little bit of clothing to dress themselves up in. Ted’s most popular outfit is the Mr Stockman ensemble which includes a shirt, pants, large bear-as-a-bone and a belt. Ted’s shirt is available in

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Tambo Teddy Winner

Easter Fun with your Tambo Teddy

We put together an Easter giveaway pack of a small basil, picnic rug, totally tambo mug, a cap, and a packet of tea. Simply perfect combination for an Easter picnic. Entrants were asked to tell us what they would be doing over Easter along with their Tambo Ted. We received many entries and would

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