‘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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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 […]
My dearest friend Viv passed away in January from Cancer. I now have my beautiful "Viv' memory bear as a constant reminder of a fantastic friend. I look at her wearing her favourite clothes and smelling her beautiful scent and now smile instead of crying. Lovely to have a piece of my Viv near me forever. I could never thank you enough Kay. Xxx
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
After the original Lily bear... I have the pleasure of owning the first of Kays bears, Beth bear, so beautifully made, holds such happy memories, a wonderful idea. Thank you x
My daughter Sue won my Jason Bear in memory of my son Jason who passed away very suddenly from heart decease aged 39 years on 19th December 2010, Words cant explain how much I love him, he sits in a special chair made for him in my lounge and is such a comfort to me, My second grand-daughter Billi Antonia 14 months never got to meet her lovely Uncle but when we say to her where is Uncle Jase ? she points to Jason Bear sat on his chair....Thanks Kay.....xx
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
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