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Hayley Cropper Memory Bear Auction

‘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 […]

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Remembrance bear ‘Grandad’

Made from Grandads shirts, wolly scarf and flat cap, this chap has so much character!

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Remembrance bear – Viv

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 […]

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Remembrance bear ‘Teddy Bear’

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 […]

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Remembrance bear – Carl

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 […]

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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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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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