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Since I was a teenager I have loved to sew. I started by making clothing and graduated to making soft sculpture dolls which I gave to my children, my nieces, my Mom and the neighbors! From there I entered into the world of teddy bear artistry by designing and sewing my very own one of a kind teddy bears.

Trust me, this didn't happen overnight. I used a commercial pattern to make my first teddy bear. It took what seemed like forever to piece and sew the plush together and then when it came to turning it right side out, it was a lesson in sheer patience and persistence to get the darn thing turned around. I am sure it took hours. Any sane person would have given up, but I couldn't. And as a result, I absolutely fell in love with the silly little teddy bear face…

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  • Female
  • Born on July 17
  • Joined February 18, 2008

Favorite materials

mohair, synthetics, faux fur, recycled mink

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customteddys
Handmade Teddy Bears

About

www.customteddys.com
www.customteddys.blogspot.com
www.facebook.com/customteddys

Since I was a teenager I have loved to sew. I started by making clothing and graduated to making soft sculpture dolls which I gave to my children, my nieces, my Mom and the neighbors! From there I entered into the world of teddy bear artistry by designing and sewing my very own one of a kind teddy bears.

Trust me, this didn't happen overnight. I used a commercial pattern to make my first teddy bear. It took what seemed like forever to piece and sew the plush together and then when it came to turning it right side out, it was a lesson in sheer patience and persistence to get the darn thing turned around. I am sure it took hours. Any sane person would have given up, but I couldn't. And as a result, I absolutely fell in love with the silly little teddy bear face that looked back at me when all was said and done.

And here it is over 24 years later and I am designing and creating my own loveable little faces that I pass on to you, to hopefully bring joy into your life and the lives of those who receive them as gifts.

Thank you for stopping by. Have fun visiting the bears!

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