LOCATED IN CENTREPOINT (by the lifts)

Click here to read more about our move from the Collins St. store.

Welcome to the Teddy Bear Shop! The Teddy Bear Shop is where you will find Hobart's largest range of teddy bears and plush animals. We have a large Collectors Section in our store which is continually growing and offers bear lovers the finest and most collectable bears in the world. We also stock a wide range of limited edition Teddy Bears from world-renowned artists and manufacturers. We are especially proud to offer exciting handcrafted bears by local Tasmanian artists!

NEWS AND SPECIALS

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Its Christmas time at The Teddy Bear Shop!

In addition to our great festive season specials we have a large range of Christmas-themed characters: lots of different Christmas elves; Santas and Mrs Claus; Christmas-themed teddy bears, and their furry fiends; collectors' edition items; lots of decorative pieces; and Christmas children's books.

Please drop by soon to experience our Christmas window and pop inside for some GREAT Christmas ideas!

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We have an exciting range of hanging and standing Christmas figurines by Jim Shore (USA). Jim's rich design style blends his signature colour palette with traditional imagery drawn from quilting and a variety of American folk art forms. Figures available include Santa, angels, and snowmen. Hanging ornaments are approximately 12 cm high, and standing figurines 22.8 cm high. Both kinds are made of stone resin and feature beautiful detail and rich colours. Stock is limited!

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A new shipment of the ever-popular Jellycat characters has just arrived!

In addition to traditional favourites and recent new guys like Colin the Chameleon are brand new characters such as Cottontail Small, Toffee Puppy, Fuddlewuddle Puppy, Luna the Unicorn, and Bashful Gorilla.

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Love, Dreams & Bears

THE book that all Charlie Bears lovers and collector must have. Usually $50 but available in limited stock for just $35.

Celebrating the first five years of Charlie Bears by Charlotte and William Morris, this 1st Edition book is a beautifully illustrated 224 page hard cover edition. The book tells a story about Charlie and William growing up and how they met. It also tells you the story that lead to the founding of Charlie Bears and their first 5 years. There is a full pictorial archive of every plush bear design and Charlie Bear products that Charlie Bears had created in their first 5 years.

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The Teddy Bear Shop (Hobart) has great new stock of beautiful Hopscotch soft and rag dolls! These Australian-designed dolls have removable clothing and are available in a great range. Available in-store only.

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60th Anniversary Paddington!

Paddington celebrates 60 years in 2018. In addition to our usual Paddington characters we have a special 60th anniversary bear! This soft and cuddly Paddington Bear is wearing his traditional duffle coat, brush hat and super soft scarf with a commemorative 60th anniversary badge. Don't miss out on this lovely new edition!

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Kenana Knitter Critter! Hand-knitted by women in Kenya, these exciting creations will delight and support the knitters and spinners with income, dignity and empowerment.

EXCITING NEW Australian and African animal creations have just arrived, and bunnies and bears!!

Handmade - home-spun wool - Eco-friendly Dyes - Sustainable Resources

"The Kenana Knitters are changing their lives, stitch by stitch."

CLICK for a great YouTube about these characters!

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HUGG'ems from Korimco! These zany guys are multi-coloured animals with weighted paws and floppy arms and tails so they can hang around and hug: hug on your arm, on your head, hug on all sorts of things. These characters are the 'must have' toy for trendy kids!

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For a limited time: MinkPlush Lazybones collection characters: Vanilla and Cookie (50cm) reduced from $69 down to $55; and Arnie (30cm) reduced from $35 down to $25. HURRY for these great bargains!

Vanilla $55Cookie $55Arnie $25 Nougat $25

 

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GIANT soft toys from Korimco! We have limited stock of GIANT lions, tigers (gold and white), cheetahs, and pandas. These guys range from 70cm to 1 metre.

 

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BobbieTM the Bridestowe Bear. In stock now at The Teddy Bear Shop, world-famous BobbieTM the Bridestowe lavender heat pack bear. Feel the weight, quality and softness, smell the sweet Tasmanian lavender, see the bright colour and KNOW why this is THE lavender bear everyone seeks!

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GIBSON 'More than just a thought'. The Teddy Bear Shop has just received a shipment of delightful toys from Gibson Gifts! We have a huge range of soft toys to delight children and adults of all ages.

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Kaloo at The Teddy Bear Shop! Kaloo have always been aware of creating a toy that not only looks and feels amazing but wears and washes well. Presented in a stylish presentation box each Kaloo is a special gift!

 

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The ever-popular Flatout Bears at The Teddy Bear Shop!

Available in two sizes and lots of colours, these guys are the perfect gift for newborns and babies!

 

 

 

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At The Teddy Bear Shop we are delighted to stock animal and human doll-figure hand puppets by Flat Friends®!

"Flat Friends® are friendly, lovable animal and children characters who come to life in a positive, fun and engaging way. Flat Friends® products are tested to meet international standards and marked safe for newborn babies, or children three years or older."

 

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The Teddy Bear Shop (Hobart) is delighted to stock Britt Bear! These SO cuddly Australian-made & designed soft toys are especially produced for infants - cute as can be and come beautifully boxed, tissued & ribbon finished - perfect for that most special gift!

 

 

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We have a FAB range of Tasmanian hand-crafted bears by local artist Pauline Tomkinson! Every bear is special, unique and hand-made with love here in Tassie. Visit us in-store to see this exciting range or click to see more at our on-line store.

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Jiggle & Giggle at The Teddy Bear Shop (Hobart) - zany new characters in the Jiggle & Giggle range. Come in store to meet: Barry Bear; Gidget & Ginger Cats; Lily Llama; Freddy Fox and more!

Click HERE for more about Jiggle & Giggle.

 

  

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At The Teddy Bear Shop (Hobart) we have wonderful Steiff bears and other characters... The Steiff company - makers of the first teddy bears - is synonymous with quality! CLICK to learn more...

We currently have several Steiff pieces on sale. Click for our ONLINE SHOP and explore for more information!

 

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The Teddy Bear Shop is delighted to offer Tastex's Envirowoolly native animal soft toys! A local manufacturer established in 1946, today Tastex are the only fully operational knitting mill in Australia that provides training and support for people with intellectual disabilities. Native animal characters in the Envirowoollys range are made from knitted woollen offcuts and filled with their recycled waste wool product, which makes them both sustainable and environmentally friendly. CLICK HERE for more information!

 

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We are the ONLY shop in the world with these COOL guys!

 

 

Do you have a loved one who is not well? At The Teddy Bear Shop we have a range of teddies and teddy-themed cards to help you say how much you care.

 

Is your teddy sick or injured?Contact us and we will recommend a doctor to treat your bear or their hurt friend.