Dress your Tambo Ted…..

By |2021-07-01T11:42:30+10:00July 1st, 2021|Categories: About Teddy Bears|Tags: , , , , , , , |

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 [...]

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 [...]

Basil versus Toby Tambo Teddy Bears

By |2021-07-18T14:05:17+10:00July 12th, 2020|Categories: About Teddy Bears|Tags: , , , , , , , |

We often have to explain the difference between our Basil and Toby Tambo Teddy bears to our customers. Our two Tambo Teddy families have been around for twenty-seven years but the Toby style bear was the first created. Tobies have a flat face, wide set eyes and big ears at side of their head. [...]

Our Favourite Teddy Bears

By |2020-06-06T19:30:32+10:00June 6th, 2020|Categories: About Teddy Bears, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , |

We couldn't be a teddy bear shop without loving Teddy Bears- could we? There are many famous Teds out there and our five favourites are: Winnie the Pooh. What a character, Pooh or Pooh Bear as he is affectionately known was created by English author A. A. Milne back in the 1920s. We just [...]

The Coolest Teddy Bear Facts

By |2020-06-07T06:57:41+10:00June 5th, 2020|Categories: About Teddy Bears|Tags: , , , , , , |

Teddy Bears are the perfect gift, a symbol of sympathy, congratulations and love. Everyone has a teddy bear at some stage of their life and all the cool kids have a Tambo Teddy! Here are 10 cool facts about the teddy bear that we thought you should know: 1. After the Titanic sank in [...]

Lost but Found

By |2020-05-25T06:11:18+10:00May 14th, 2020|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , |

This is a story of a Tambo Teddy who got lost and then found, but was still really lost. Tambo Teddy Basil Bear number 16,128 was out for a day's adventure. A picnic in park, a road side rest area, a place to stop and stretch his legs. Named Tambo Station Teddles, this wickedly [...]

Story Time at Tambo Teddies

By |2020-04-26T11:01:37+10:00April 26th, 2020|Categories: About Teddy Bears, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , |

Story time! There is nothing better than cuddling up to your little one and reading a book or a bedtime story together. Spending time with one another, reading a story, and talking, brings you closer together. Our Tambo Teddy Adventure books are the perfect stories for bedtime. Set in the heart of the outback, [...]

Staying Home? – 10 Things to do with your Tambo Teddy.

By |2020-03-31T06:05:10+10:00March 31st, 2020|Categories: About Teddy Bears|Tags: , , , , |

It is looking more and more likely we will all be staying home in the near future. So, we thought it was a good time to consider what you can be doing at home with your Tambo Teddy.  At Teddies we have come up with a list of activities for you and the kids [...]

We’re Going on a Bear Hunt

By |2020-03-31T06:25:31+10:00March 28th, 2020|Categories: Teddy Highlight|Tags: , , , , , |

We're going on a bear hunt! Amidst all the craziness of the COVI-19 pandemic a beautiful movement is underway. As we head towards a lockdown situation and are encouraged to self-isolate and socially distance ourselves, teddy bears are making their mark. Socially distant bear hunts are popping up all around the world to distract [...]

Go to Top