Welcome to Abracadabra!

Our shop, situated in the historic market town of Saffron Walden in Essex is simply bursting with teddy bears and other soft toys – we have something for everyone from infants to collectors.

We are stockists of Charlie Bears, Isabelle Collection, Steiff, Merrythought, Hermann Teddy, Hansa Toys, Gund and much more including many unique artist bears.

Read our blog, at the foot of the page, for the latest photos and news.

POSTAGE IN THE UK IS FREE ON MOST OF OUR RANGES WHEN YOU SPEND OVER £50. 

CLICK HERE TO ACCESS OUR END OF YEAR AUCTION FOR THE ANIMALS ASIA FOUNDATION - NOW OPEN FOR BIDDING UNTIL SUNDAY JANUARY 11TH.


THE SHOP WILL BE OPEN ON SUNDAY NOW UNTIL CHRISTMAS FROM 10.30 A.M. - 3.30 P.M.


  1. Artist Bears
  2. Charlie Bears
  3. Isabelle Collection
  4. Merrythought
  5. Hansa Toys
  6. Steiff
  7. Hermann Teddy Original
  8. For Children

Animals Asia

We’ve been fund raising for this charity since 2003.  Animals Asia is devoted to ending the barbaric practice of bear bile farming and improving the welfare of animals in China and Vietnam. They promote compassion and respect for all animals and work to bring about long-term change. 

Their user friendly website can be found at https://www.animalsasia.org.

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AAF Auctions

As part of our fundraising, we hold an on-line auction every year in December and these have now become well known all over the world.  Since 2003 we have raised £67,118 all of which has been donated to the charity. 

OUR 2014 END OF YEAR AUCTION IS NOW OPEN.  CLICK "READ MORE" TO ACCESS THE AUCTION PAGES WITH 124 LOTS OF TEDDY BEARS AND RELATED ITEMS.

THE AUCTION WILL REMAIN OPEN FOR BIDS UNTIL SUNDAY 11TH JANUARY AT 9 P.M. U.K. TIME.

PLEASE BID WITH A GENEROUS HEART FOR THIS VERY WORTHY CAUSE!!!

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Abracadabra's Bearblog

16 December - Isabelle Collection Salt & Pepper, Hedgerow and Wurzle now available - click here to see the photos.


16 December - fabulous new bears now available from the Wiltshire sisters, Mary and Joy, Forget Me Not Bears.  Click here to see them.

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Who we are

We are Malcolm Sayers and Marsha Davison and we opened Abracadabra in the autumn of 2000.  We are a small family business, providing friendly and personal service from our shop in Saffron Walden, a small market town in a very picturesque part of Essex, very close to the borders of Hertfordshire, Cambridgeshire and Suffolk.

Our opening hours are 09.00 – 17.00 Monday to Saturday.

Here is where you can find us:

Abracadabra Teddy Bears,
8a Cross Street,
Saffron Walden,
Essex CB10 1EX.
Tel. +44(0)1799 527222                                        

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