Wegg

Wegg
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During World War One many British Soldiers used to be given a little bear by their sweethearts and loved ones. These bears had eyes that were high up on their heads which peeped out of the soldiers' top pockets. I have been making my own replicas for a few years now and just love creating them.

 

Made from a baby blue mohair which I have plucked, shaded, waxed and added faux stitching to, Wegg has one black glass eyes  and one blue glass eye and a sparsely stitched and waxed nose.  He is fully cotter pin jointed and filled with kapok, used in the making of early bears and has added steel shot in his body for a nice weight. He wears a tatty red, white and blue sash tied together with a rusty old pin with a peace charm attached. He is approximately 31/2" tall

 

These bears go by Royal Mail Special delivery in the UK. If you would prefer me to send him by Recorded delivery please email me first. See prices for all countries under my Terms button

 

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