The Versatility Of Sheepskins

By |2021-10-15T15:43:59+10:00October 15th, 2021|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , |

At Tambo Teddies, we embrace making Teddy Bears for everyone that needs one in their life. We use hundred percent Australian sheepskins to create these teddies, and today it’s time to put a spotlight on this versatile product. In our store we have 100 percent Australian and New Zealand (long hair) sheepskins. They all [...]

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 [...]

What is Wool Classing?

By |2021-06-12T11:49:54+10:00June 12th, 2021|Categories: Behind The Scenes|Tags: , , , , , |

Tambo Teddies are made from wool, from Australian sheepskin. We love wool at Teddies, in fact, Alison was a Wool Classer for many years and still holds a deep love of wool. What is Wool Classing? you may ask. Wool classing is the process involved in the production of uniform, predictable, low-risk lines of [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Tambo Lambo

By |2020-04-19T08:45:28+10:00April 19th, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Tambo Teddies little lamb Its fleece is white as snow Pretty ears and so soft to cuddle Tambo Lambo is the one to know. Tambo Teddies little lamb Is such a cute little fellow White, curly and very woolly Get your Tambo Lambo tomorrow. Our new little woolly friend is a little lamb called [...]

Sydney Gift Fair – that’s a wrap!

By |2020-03-01T16:35:24+10:00March 1st, 2020|Categories: Behind The Scenes|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Tammy and Alison travelled to Sydney this month to fly the flag for Tambo Teddies at the Australian Home and Gift Fair held at the Sydney Olympic Park. Choosing to drive, it was an epic trip as we headed off from Tambo on Wednesday February 19 at 4.45 am. We had a few jobs [...]

2020 – Twenty Twenty at Tambo Teddies

By |2019-12-30T07:26:52+10:00December 30th, 2019|Categories: About Teddy Bears|Tags: , , , , , , |

Heading into the year 2020, we had a quick reflection on the number twenty. Twenty is such a lovely even number; twenty is the product of two and ten, it is ten less than thirty, it is a two and a zero. And this year we get to enjoy two twenties, bring on twenty [...]

Rehoming Matilda to the Mt Isa Maternity Ward

By |2019-09-04T07:02:57+10:00September 4th, 2019|Categories: About Teddy Bears, Behind The Scenes|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Rehoming Matilda Matilda has gone to live at the Maternity ward at the Mount Isa Hospital. Nominated by Alvenia for a cause close to her heart she wrote, 'Sometimes mums don't get to take their babies home, Matilda could be a comfort bear for those special mums who are dealing with loss, no matter [...]

Tambo is sheep country!

By |2019-05-24T05:19:06+10:00May 24th, 2019|Categories: Behind The Scenes|Tags: , , , , |

Tambo is sheep country! The district was discovered by Sir Thomas Mitchell in 1846 and first settled in the early 1860s, the town itself was gazetted in 1863. By 1864 there were 64,000 sheep grazing across the vast Mitchell grass downs country. By 1893, the sheep population was over 570,000 and the people population [...]

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