Love Across Borders

By |2021-09-13T08:14:01+10:00September 5th, 2021|Categories: About Teddy Bears|Tags: , , , , |

The world is a different place at the moment. It’s difficult to see our friends and family and feel the love from each other through cuddles and being close to one another. Overseas travel is still a no-go, and this is impacting on many people who miss their loved ones. Tambo Teddies advocates for [...]

Shout-Out To The Dads!

By |2021-08-26T19:54:53+10:00August 26th, 2021|Categories: About Teddy Bears|Tags: , , , , , |

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 [...]

Tambo Teddies in New Zealand

By |2021-08-06T18:21:33+10:00August 6th, 2021|Categories: Teddy Highlight|Tags: , , , , , , , |

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 [...]

We’re celebrating Made in Australia Week – Australian Made

By |2021-05-31T06:16:30+10:00May 27th, 2021|Categories: Behind The Scenes|Tags: , , , , , , |

We're celebrating the first ever Made in Australia Week! Running from Monday May 24 through to Sunday May 30, this initiative is being championed by the Australian Made campaign. Made in Australia Week is actively encouraging shoppers to focus their buying activities on genuine Aussie products, like Tambo Teddies ! This is the first-ever  [...]

Easter Fun with your Tambo Teddy

By |2021-04-11T18:30:27+10:00April 11th, 2021|Categories: Teddy Highlight|Tags: , , , , , , |

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 [...]

Teddy Bear Collecting

By |2021-04-05T12:02:58+10:00April 5th, 2021|Categories: About Teddy Bears|Tags: , , , , , |

Teddy bear collecting is a 'thing' that really took off as a hobby in the 1980's. Before then Teddy bears were for kids and were a plaything rather than anything of value. The concept of bear collecting was really begun by English actor Peter Bull, who wrote a book called "Bear with Me" way [...]

Our Favourite Tambo Teddies

By |2021-02-27T09:57:19+10:00February 27th, 2021|Categories: Behind The Scenes|Tags: , , , , , |

You can't work in a Teddy Bear shop and not love Teddy Bears! Recently we surveyed the Staff to find out their favourite Tambo Teddies. Bonnie declared a small pink patchwork Toby with a pink spot ribbon was the standout bear for her. 'I think Tobies have the cutest face, pink is my favourite [...]

We’re dotty about our Spotty bears

By |2021-07-18T13:41:53+10:00January 26th, 2021|Categories: About Teddy Bears|Tags: , , , , |

We're dotty about our limited edition Spotty Bears. Spotty dots are made from the softest dorper sheep skins. We were offered a batch of spotty dorper skins by our Australian sheepskin supplier, Peter, from Australian Sheepskin Distributors. What's a Dorper skin you ask? Dorper sheep were originally bred in the arid regions of South [...]

Christmas is for Giving – give a gift that lasts.

By |2021-07-18T13:46:49+10:00November 15th, 2020|Categories: Teddy Highlight|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

After the wrapping paper has been torn off and thrown away we are so often left wondering what we have left on Christmas Day. So many toys, gifts and goodies don't last for long after the big day. Often played with briefly and then thrown away, pushed into a back corner becoming part of [...]

Creating a Tambo Teddy Community

By |2021-07-18T13:53:14+10:00September 20th, 2020|Categories: Tambo Updates|Tags: , , , , , , |

At Tambo Teddies we don't just create teddy bears, we create a community. A Tambo Teddy Community where owners of Tambo Teddies have a unique shared interest. A community is  group of people having a particular characteristic in common, people who have certain attitudes and interests in common. For our Community, the factor that [...]

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