When shopping for a cuddly friend, look no further than Steiff - the company that invented the Teddy bear in 1902 - to deliver the very best. Happy Hamster has a kid-pleasing design sewn from sumptuously soft fabric. Happy is surely a toy that will be treasured for generations.
Steiff is the worlds premier manufacturer of high-end toys and collectibles. Indeed, Steiff is the only luxury toy brand in the marketplace today. Internationally renowned for its exceptional quality, Steiff still utilizes traditional materials and proven manufacturing techniques to create its unique and highly prized products.
Since 1880, Steiff has been making collectible plush toys that set the world standard for quality. Since the firm was founded, more than 16,000 different designs for animals have been created. Steiff animals are made from mohair, alpaca, cashmere, 100 percent cotton velvet, 100 percent wool felt, and valuable woven plush a material usually reserved for the high fashion industry. Steiff products are often considered family heirlooms and are passed from generation to generation. Vintage Steiff pieces are regularly sold on the secondary market for thousands of dollars.