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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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Wedding suit memory bear – ‘Kian’

After completing my Lily bear I was very excited about making my next one. After searching through all of our wardrobes I found a suit my son wore for my nieces wedding a couple of years ago, it was too small now for him now, so I thought it was perfect! Kian’s linen suit was […]

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‘Lily’ remembrance bear, made from My Mums clothes

This is ‘Lily’ The first remembrance bear I made from my Mums clothes.  I had kept a bag of clothng belonging to my Mum after I sadly lost her to cancer, in 2011.  I had seen Memory bears on websites in the USA I though they were a wonderful idea, so I kept the bag […]

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