Limited Edition of only 1000 worldwide.
Slacky is a brown bear, made from quality German mohair, and has a soft body. He has brown suede stitched paw pads.
Slacky was designed by Karin De Lorenzo for Teddy Hermann. “In my bears I have found fulfillment. They make me happy again and again. However, it’s my biggest joy, if they also enchant other people by their liveliness”. He is fully jointed, and wears the distinctive red label of authenticity around the neck.
The Collector Bears from Hirschaid, wearing the red seal “Hermann Teddy Original”, are made from some of the old patterns, and as in the early years, stuffed by hand, and disc jointed. The bears nose is hand stitched, with only the finest materials being used. Most of these days, bears are produced in limited editions and are therefore very sought after.
In the year 1912 Bernhard Hermann founded his family business in Sonneberg which he named after his initials “BE HA” and started to produce teddy bears and dolls.
In 1948 he, along with his sons moved his business to Hirschaid near Bamberg, todays site of the company. It is here that the actual rise of the company to one of the most renowned in its industry branch began, accompanied by the change of the Company name to Teddy-Plüschspielwarenfabrik Gebr. Hermann KG, with the three sons of the founder as general partners.
Todays enterprise, the Teddy-Hermann GmbH, is directed by Margit Drolshagen and Marion Mehling. Traudel Mischner-Hermann is in charge of the design and quality of the collectors bears made in Germany.
Today, Bernard Hermanns three granddaughters continue the tradition of the family business by producing premium teddy bears and plush animals, and his motto to bring joy and happiness into a childs life is as vivid now as it always has been
From the moment you drive into the large off street parking area and see Nana's Teddies new sanstone block facaded cottage you will know you are in for an unique experience, cross the cobbled porch under the federation style bull nosed verandah and enter 310 square metres of luxurious air conditioned show room. Just standing in the entry and being greeted by more than 15,000 Teddy Bears and their cuddly friends will take you back to the memories you childhood.