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, Dou Dou, Histoire d'Ours, Ragtales, Happy Horse, Götz dolls and much more including many unique collectable 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.

STEIFF EARLY SUMMER SPECIAL OFFERS - 15% OFF LIMITED EDITIONS.

CHECK OUT OUR ON OFFER SECTION FOR MANY OTHER SALE ITEMS.

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Hand made vintage style, one of a kind teddy bears by Daniela Melse.
  1. Dany-Baeren by Daniela Melse Artist Bears
  2. Charlie Bears
  3. Isabelle Collection
  4. Merrythought
  5. Hansa Toys
  6. Steiff
  7. Hermann Teddy Original
  8. For Children
  9. Pre-loved, collectible, hand made teddy bears. Orphanage

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 £73,798, all of which has been donated to the charity. 

A MASSIVE THANK YOU TO EVERYONE WHO TOOK PART IN OUR LAST AUCTION 2014/15.

WE RAISED THE MAGNIFICENT AMOUNT OF £6,680 - WE COULDN'T HAVE DONE IT WITHOUT YOU.

OUR NEXT AUCTION WILL BE IN DECEMBER 2015 AND WE WILL TAKE DONATIONS FROM SEPTEMBER ONWARDS.

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Our BearBlog

30th July: We have just added some Orphan Bears to the Orphanage section with some wonderful "golden oldies" all in pristine condition and at great prices so do go take a look.

Dany Bears - Leopold is available again after his layaway was cancelled.  He is a wonderful vintage style teddy bear, well aged and distressed.  His details are here.

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Who we are

We are Malcolm Sayers and Marsha Davison and we opened Abracadabra in the autumn of 2000.  This is 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.  We sometimes open on bank holidays - best to check with us before coming. 

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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Fill in a Contact Us form here or email: marsha@abracadabra-teddies.com


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