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Congratulations to Our Wingman Contest Winners!

Thursday, February 23rd, 2012

Four very lucky Wingman Contest winners (Claudia, Julianne, Jennifer, and Brandy) received a Big Hunka Love Bear and JetBlue tickets to surprise their Valentine for Valentine’s Day! Read all about their long-distance love and see photos of Big Hunka Love Bear’s adventures below: Claudia met her Valentine on her first day of high school, only […]

“Sign, Sign, Everywhere a Sign…”

Wednesday, September 21st, 2011

…Except for us at Vermont Teddy Bear. In one of the most improbable of accidents, last year a tire on a car carrier coming off of the picturesque hill from Charlotte decided to launch itself halfway down the hill. The probability of this happening and hitting anything of significance was very slim. The chances of […]

As Seen on TV – Part III

Thursday, January 15th, 2009

Turns out our Vermont Teddy Bears aren’t the only things being spotted on TV these days. In fact, our sister company – The PajamaGram Company – is enjoying a bit of the spotlight too. Our popular Conversation Hearts Pajamas (one of the most popular Valentine’s Day gifts featured on were chosen as one of […]

As Seen on TV

Monday, January 12th, 2009

Believe it or not, the cute mugs of Vermont Teddy Bears have been known to pop up on television now and again. And not just in our television commercials (like the ones we start running this time of year to help people find the perfect Valentine’s Day gifts). Here are a couple of places Vermont […]

Obama “Bear-y” Happy to Be at DNC; McCain Still Waiting in VT

Thursday, August 28th, 2008

Just what is all the fuzz about? Our specially designed Obama Bears are stuffed with excitement to be attending the Democratic National Convention this week in Denver, Colorado. The Bears have been visiting the DNCC offices in Denver since earlier this summer, and are now among the crowds attending the convention at the Pepsi Center […]

VTBC Sponsors Circus Smirkus

Tuesday, July 29th, 2008

Vermont Teddy Bear was one of five main sponsors for Circus Smirkus at the Champlain Valley Exposition in early July. Each performer received a Little Hero bear with the Circus Smirkus logo on the t-shirt. Check out these Smirkus style pictures!

Sir Elton John Visits VT and Gets a Big Bear Hug

Friday, July 25th, 2008

Completing his career-long quest to perform in all 50 United States, Sir Elton John entertained a sold-out crowd at the Champlain Valley Expo in Essex Junction, Vermont on Monday, July 21st. In honor of his visit to the Green Mountain State, the talented designers in our Custom-Made Bear department created a one-of-a-kind Sir Elton John […]

We Make Lead-Free USA Toys 2

Tuesday, August 21st, 2007

Another day, another list of lead-free toys…that Vermont Teddy Bear’s on. Thanks to Marcie of Chicago Moms Blog for including us in a useful list of lead-free toys manufacturers. Chicago Moms Blog looks like a nice resource for mothers regardless of how close they live to the Windy City. I started looking through it and […]

We Make Lead-Free USA Toys

Friday, August 17th, 2007

Thanks to Deborah Barrow, founder of The Daily Green, for including Vermont Teddy Bear in her list of US-made (i.e., lead-free) toys. Our Vermont-made Teddy Bears are part of a short list that includes such American classics as Kazoo and Louisville Slugger. Postscript: We made it onto another nice list a couple of days later…