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.


  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 over £60,000 all of which has been donated to the charity.  We depend on the generosity of artists, companies and collectors alike so please contact us if you would like to donate a teddy bear or related item for our next auction.

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Abracadabra's Bearblog

September 18th - lots of artist bears arrived this week -read all about them here.....

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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.

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