‘Hayley’ bear charity Auction Early last year when we all watched the much loved Coronation Street character Hayley lose her battle with Pancreatic cancer. I was chatting with a friend who works at Granada and we both agreed that to make a memory bear in Hayley’s honour would be wonderful! My friend had a […]
Archive | Remembrance Bears RSS feed for this section
Made from Grandads shirts, wolly scarf and flat cap, this chap has so much character!
June contacted me on Facebook to ask if I would make her a very special bear in remembrance of her lovely friend Viv. June brought the clothing to me and I knew instantly that it would make a gorgeous bear. A lovely fragrance drifted out of the bag as I opened it and June said […]
Here is the very dapper bear Carol had made in memory of her Dad. Made from a suit jacket two shirts and two ties, he was made for a present for Carol to give to her Mum on her wedding day. Carol asked for the words ‘Teddy Bear’ on the foot. Teddy Bear exploring his […]
This colourful remembrance bear was made for Mandy from her late husbands clothing, who sadly passed away early this year. Carl bear was made from four T shirts and a pair of jeans, the clothing held fond memories of the good times Mandy spent with her husband. Mandy also asked me to make a keepsake […]
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 […]
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!!
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
Memory bears are amazing wonderful bears that are so cutee and lovely xx at Christmas my Dad got one made from my Nanas old clothes and its beautiful x Memory bears are wonderful and unique bears x u are so talented Kay xx
Just got a picture of two bears I ordered and must so I cannot wait to pick them up. How Kay has used the colours is amazing. To use our mums clothes and our children's to make a bear is amazing and is something my sister and I will treasure.
My (four) bears were made with so much love by Kay. The clothes they were made from were very special to us: wedding dress, bridesmaid dress, 2 christening dresses, christening tie, combats, High school blazer, furry coat that my littlest wouldn't take off for nearly two years! All were happy memory's tucked away or only seen in photos. They are now part of every day, displayed all around the house. Our memory bears make me smile so often. Couldn't recommend Lily's love enough x
We have Daniel Bear, and he has pride of place on our bed each morning and on our cupboard each night, I love being able to see Daniel Bear, the clothes Daniel was made from were in our loft in a box, I feel as though Daniel is nearer to us now having our bear. Kay has made a beautiful job of him. I love the fact that his arms and legs move, and the personal touches that Kay brings out of the clothing onto the bears that make them so special. Thank you again Kay for our wonderful memories in Daniel Bear. xx
Cant thank you enough for the wonderful memories pieces together to create phoebe bear... it has pride of place in our little girls room. Each bear is individual and as unique as the fabric its made from full is of sentiment and created with love.
Weve recently had a memory bear in memory of a dear uncle this is providing great comfort to his devistated wife. Kay made her feel at ease handing over precious clothing. there arnt enough words to describe what Kay creates x I just no how special they all to our family.
Thank you again Kay x heres to more memorys being created from old to treasure forever x
- Competitions and giveaways (1)
- Events (2)
- Lilys Love in the Press (2)
- Memory Bears (28)
- Uncategorized (21)
- Wedding bears (6)
- My niece is hosting this lovely event for Mothers day, why not treat your Mum abd yourself? You both deserve... https://t.co/7ksol11ZDn 4 days ago
- I have known Jackie and her family for many years. Jackie did a wonderful job of looking after her Mum Peggy in... https://t.co/lCqkda6L7Z 1 week ago
- It's 7 years today, since I lost my lovely Mam Lily, who was in inspiration behind my first memory bear. Miss... https://t.co/zRtIgUPWC8 1 week ago