Welcome to Silly Bears
Our website is home to a small showcase selection of the five hundred hand-selected artist and vintage collectable teddy bears we house in our Aberdeen shop from more than 80 International artists, from around the world. Our secure pay online shopping facility is fully-automated and is available 24/7. Please use the links at the top of the page to browse around our website.
Our Latest Bears Straight to You!
We frequently add new bears to our website, but until now it's been difficult to see what's new. To make it easier for our collectors to find out when we have new bears available, we are now sending out our latest updates, as they happen. So you can keep up-to-date with the latest bears available on our online shop by following us on twitter, becoming a fan on facebook, or reading our RSS feed.
Niklas is an impressive 7.5inch (19cm) traditional teddy bear. He is crafted from aged dark blond viscose, has vintage boot button eyes and aged pale blond velvet paw pads with distressed claws. Anjo has delicately hand-distressed and shaded Niklas' fur to create a vintage 'aatic' look. Niklas is 100% hand-stitched, is loosely jointed and filled with kapok fibre and mineral pellets to … — more
Colvin is a fine-looking traditional 18inch (46cm) bear crafted from the finest hand-dyed dense wavy pale pink German mohair. Colvin has vintage shoe button eyes and natural ivory merino wool felt paw pads. Terry has delicately hand-painted Colvin’s muzzle and his enchanting cupped ears to enhance his charismatic face. Colvin has a beautifully embroidered black vertically stitched thread nose and mouth. Colvin truly is a fine-looking Terry … — more
Selma is an innocent 11inch (28cm) traditional girl teddy bear crafted from beautiful dense honey mohair on an ivory backing. Selma has enchanting dark brown and black glass eyes with a shaved muzzle and sand suede paw pads with traditional black shoelace claws. Selma has hand-applied face shaping and an exquisite signature Hovvigs black leather nose. Selma’s tummy is softly filled to give her a soft huggable feel. Selma truly is a sweet innocent … — more
Endy is an exquisite 13inch (32cm) bear crafted from the finest luxurious white faux fur. Endy has deep set black glass button boot eyes set on white wool felt disc’s with leather eyelids and a black leather sculpted nose. His face has been delicately scissor sculpted and shaded to enhance his endearing expression. Endy poses with his wired arms, suede collar, shaved hand paws and sculpted taupe suede trapunto foot pads. Endy truly … — more
Babu is a magnificent 11inch (28cm) sitting Circus elephant crafted from luxurious soft smooth grey mohair. Babu has small amber and black glass eyes with lilac leather eyelids and a beautiful wired trunk and floppy ears. Babu has magnets in his forepaws and this allows him to hold his “juggling” balls which are silver and this also attaches him to his decorative platform which is metal below the fabric. Babu wears a trimmed jumper … — more
Autumn Afternoon Tea Party!
Another year, another celebration for the small, successful, pioneering Silly Bears; the fall back of the autumnal clocks may prompt an extra hour of sleep for most, however, the team at Silly Bears will be too excited as the approach of Autumn holds in store yet another complete year of business. September’s advent marks a special place in the Silly Bears Calendar, breeding great nostalgia and welcoming sentiment. The previous eight years of business have brought with them an abundance of happy tidings – each year an overwhelming sense of pride is felt at the achievements and progress seen in the past twelve months. This year Silly Bears would like to invite all patrons to join them for an Autumn Afternoon Tea Party to be hosted within their lavish little haven on Saturday 12th September, 1pm to 4pm, to honour their 8th Anniversary to help celebrate and offer a celebratory token of thanks to all who have helped them get to this point.
Silly Bears have asked twelve of their most collectable artists to create prized pieces of their own for the launch of the Winter Collections 2015. Each artist will be creating masterpieces fitting to the theme of The Vintage Collection. Luxury shall exude from all corners of the shop tempting patrons into adopting one of the delightful creations. This will see nearly every surface completely laden with the most eye-catching collective of masterpieces. Silly Bears is also excited to welcome Teddy Bear Expert Deirdre Howie to their inviting interior for the event, Deirdre will be on hand giving free evaluations to old and vintage bears throughout the afternoon.
Throughout the afternoon, guests will be welcomed by Silly Bears attentive staff, and a delightful display of delicacies will be offered up on perfectly poised china three-tier cake stands, stacked layer upon layer with the finest sweet and savoury treats. As a sophisticated accompaniment to the delicate hor d’œvres a refined afternoon cup of tea will most certainly follow... a delectable mix of iced teas will be served from beautiful Hendrick’s Gin Teapots, some of which will undoubtedly contain delicious gin cocktails for all those who care to be a little more adventurous! Each shall be decanted into elegant china cups fit with saucers to complete the look of elegance for all throughout the course of the afternoon.
The shop will be additionally decorated with the most fragrant and delicate tea roses to complement the company, characters and collections present on the day. Silly Bears look forward to hosting, and spending time with all patrons, on this wonderfully celebrated afternoon.
*Silly Bears events are always complimentary so please contact us if you wish to be added to the guest list.