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Remembrance bear – Maggie

One of my favourite bears to date, that I made for my friend Mary. Mary’s daughter Amy brought her Grans clothing around to me in secret, for me to make ‘Maggie’ bear for her Mum for Mothers Day. Made from a lovely knitted top and plaid skirt and two tops, these clothes were a lovely […]

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Remembrance bear in memory of Kirstie’s Mum

Here is the lovely bright clothing I was given to make a bear in Kirties Nan’s memory And here she is, I finished her off with a polka dot bow around the neck. I LOVED this bear so bright and cheerful!!

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T shirt remembrance bears

  Here are three ‘triplet’ remembrance bears made for Samantha, who sadly lost her husband at a very young age and thought the bears would be a lovely keepsake for her daughters for when they grow up. The T shirts had loads of detail with bright colours and texture and also a sparkly embellishment, I […]

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Memory bear made from a shirt

This  memory bear was made from a shirt my son had grown out of, it was made from a lovely check cotton fabric and was like new, such a shame to throw it away……..   I teamed it with an old red t shirt and an old pair of his jeans.   I used a […]

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Army uniform bear ‘Bebe’

I was given this clothing by a friend Craig, who wanted to use his Dad’s old army uniform to create a special keepsake for his Mum There was a camouflage jacket, a hat, a pair of trousers and two shirts, one of which was complete with Sergeant stripes and a lanyard. There was also a […]

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Memory bear made from a man’s shirt – ‘John’

I was asked by a friend Katie, if I could use a shirt that belonged to her late father, to make a bear for her Mum for Christmas. The shirt was a favourite of Katie’s Dad’s so her Mum had kept in the wardrobe since he had passed away. The shirt held happy memories for […]

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Memory bears, growing up bear – ‘Emily’

When an old friend Tracy saw my bears on Facebook she just knew she had to have one….. or two….. or three!! Tracy arrived with a huge bag of clothing which included outfits that her family had worn at special times in their lives. The first ‘Mellor’ bear I made was ‘Emily’ Emily was to […]

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Football shirt memory bear


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Remembrance bear made from very special clothing – ‘Daniel’

Daniel bear Lorraine had heard about my bears on Facebook and she dropped some special clothing off in a memory box. The clothing had been kept in a box for 12 years after she had sadly lost her little boy Daniel age 6. It was too painful for Lorraine to look at the clothing, she […]

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‘Beth’ rememberance bear made using a dress and cardigan

Here is the beautiful Beth bear. When I published  the photo of my first bear ‘Lily’ on Facebook, Natalie was one of my first friends to comment.  She asked if I would make her a remembrance bear using her beautiful daughter’s clothing who she has sadly lost age 12.  I messaged her back to say […]

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