• 16
    Aug

Collecting FAO Schwarz-Exclusive Steiff Stuffed Animals

The wonderful Teddy bears and animals produced by Steiff are certainly well known for their quality and charming good looks all around the world today. But how did a small company making stuffed animals in a tiny town in southern Germany and end up a smashing success in the United States more than a century […]

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  • 2
    Aug

Living Large with Steiff’s Life-Size Studio Animals

The Steiff Company is known throughout the world as the designer and producer of some of the most lifelike and realistic plush and mohair animals for children as well as collectors. One of its product lines takes full advantage of this core competency—literally. Steiff has an entire area in its production facility in Giengen, Germany, […]

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  • 19
    Jul

All Abuzz about Steiff’s Line of Insects

I don’t mean to bug you, but given all the outdoor activities associated with this wonderful season of the year, isn’t it the perfect time to take a closer look at some of Steiff’s insects? Yes, the company that is best known for inventing the Teddy bear in 1902, and subsequently manufacturing practically every animal […]

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  • 5
    Jul

Steiff’s ‘Dog Days of Summer’ Include a Dalmatian, a Pekingese and a Poodle

Now that the dog days of summer are upon us, it is the perfect time to explore the dog days of Steiff! Throughout the history of the company, specific eras are known for the iconic products introduced during those periods. For example, it would be appropriate to call the turn of last century the “Teddy […]

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  • 8
    Jun

Born in the ’50s: Steiff’s Zotty Teddy Bear

The Steiff Company is probably most famous for inventing the Teddy bear in 1902. In the 108 years since the first Steiff bruin made his debut at the Leipzig Toy Fair in Germany, Steiff has worked tirelessly to keep improving the quality, design, and construction of their world-famous Teds. Over time, Steiff has introduced countless […]

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  • 31
    May

Good Golly, It’s Steiff’s Molly!

The Margarete Steiff Company is known all around the world for producing some of most delightful, enduring and beloved soft toys for children of all ages. Without a doubt, Teddy bears are the company’s most legendary and high volume items. However, in addition to Teddy bears, the company also has a very special touch with […]

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  • 17
    May

Steiff Find of the Week – Jocko the Chimp

The Steiff Company of Germany is probably best known for creating the first Teddy bear in 1902. For many people, giving or receiving a Steiff Teddy bear is more than just a generous act; it’s the kind of exchange that says, “this moment, and you, are extraordinarily special.” Besides Teddy bears, however, Steiff also has […]

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  • 3
    May

Steiff Woolies – An Iconic Steiff Design

Is it possible to hold the whole world in your hand? Well, yes, if you believe the lyrics to a well-known American spiritual song . . . or you are a Steiff collector! The Steiff Company of Giegen, Germany, is probably best recognized as the inventor of the Teddy bear as we know him today. […]

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  • 12
    Feb

Valentine’s Warm and Fuzzy Story

The obligatory giving of flowers, candy and cards often makes Valentine’s Day—supposedly a holiday for celebrating true love—seem like just another example of consumerism gone mad. But collectors can take heart. With more cards, candy tins and cuddly teddy bears on the marketplace than you can shake a cupid’s arrow at, Valentine’s Day keepsakes are […]

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  • 23
    Jun

More new webkinz

Hey veiwers it’s the three sisters telling you all the new kind of webkinz coming out this year. Just in case you don’t know whst webkinz is it is a website where you can have pets on. You can make food, play games, buy things, like clothes, food, books,and many more. You can wash your pet or you can wash your pets teeth and fase. You can garden too. Plus there is sooo much more.

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