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Help! Hilfe! مساعدة!

Help!    Hilfe!    مساعدة!

Are you one of those Super Clever folk who speaks more than one language? We'd love your help to translate our YouTube videos. Making our free, recycling tutorials even more accessible, the whole world over. Now I speak just un poco Spanish but it stretches about as far as ordering a few beers then asking directions for the toilet! Please, please share this post with your friends. Let's get the whole world crafting. http://buff.ly/2qNal4D

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FREE, global Teddy Bear Lost & Found Map

FREE, global Teddy Bear Lost & Found Map

If there's anything more heartbreaking than the sight of a lost teddy, sitting on a wall, waiting to be found, it's being the parent of the child who's lost that first best friend. As a member of the 'Organisation for Responsible Businesses' we make our product development about finding and solving just this sort of problem. Yep! I know! We picked a real biggie this time but if you're going to spend two years developing a project and if you're going to do it for free, no strings, then it better be worth it. That's why we at Alice's Bear Shop...

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Free Rag Doll face painting tutorials, hospital and why I love my job!

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Free Rag Doll face painting tutorials, hospital and why I love my job!

I LOVE MY JOB! I thought I'd throw that one out there. Just in case any of you were in any doubt at all. I've had an enforced break of two long weeks following a very minor op and missed our little shop and the amazing Team Teddy  sooooo, so very much.  It's not like I didn't know how lucky I am. How many people wake up and give a resigned little sigh when they realise they're NOT in work that day? But then, playing and creating with Rag Dolls and Teddies while making people so happy they cry in...

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Why we'll never be (money) rich!

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Why we'll never be (money) rich!

People and Planet before profit is the motto we shamelessly borrow and tweak from the incredible ORB 'Organisation for Responsible Businesses' It's why we put so much energy into projects like our Memory Rag Doll making tutorials. They'll never make us rich. Selling a full kit is far better for our profit bottom line but teaching someone to make a Rag Doll that will become a treasured family heirloom is a wonderful feeling and helping them to do that with recycled fabrics means our People and Planet bottom lines are looking pretty healthy. You can join us right now by...

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Our Harrods Teddy Bear Sofa. A project from 2006

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Our Harrods Teddy Bear Sofa. A project from 2006

Here's a trip down memory lane. A Teddy Bear Sofa we made way, way back in 2006 exclusively for Harrods, London.  Made from hundreds of Harrods Bears created by RUSS and hand stitched by Rikey Austin and Jo Farmer at the RUSS BERRIE Head Office in Southampton.

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