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Amazon.com have deals on Beanie Boos!

Monday, October 19th, 2015

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Today, Amazon.com have discount deals on three Beanie Boos!

The regular 6″ version of Pinky the barn owl is available for $5.75, down from $9.99.

The 6″ size of Coconut the monkey has been discounted to $6.03, down from $9.99.

The 9″ Beanie Boo Buddy version of Ellie the elephant is now $10.00, down from $11.99.

 

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Happy Birthday Creepers!

Sunday, October 18th, 2015

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Today is Creepers the skeleton’s birthday!

This Beanie Baby was released on 3rd September 2001, ready for Halloween!

Don’t be afraid of this little skeleton though. He may look scary, but he really only wants to play!

Have you got Creepers in your collection?

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Happy Birthday Schnitzel!

Thursday, October 15th, 2015

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The 15th October is Schnitzel the Schnauzer’s birthday!

This adorable little Schnauzer dog is named after the popular Austrian dish. According to his poem, Wiener Schnitzel is his favourite food!.

Did you know, the Miniature Schnauzer breed of dog first originated in Germany in the 1800’s. They are also known as a Zwergschnauzer (Dwarf Schnauzer) and have an average lifespan of around 14 years! Quite an age for such a little guy!

Do you share a birthday with Schnitzel?

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Today is National Bring Your Teddy to Work and School Day!

Wednesday, October 14th, 2015

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As you can see from the title, today was National Bring Your Teddy to Work and School Day!

Ty have released many teddies over the years. Beanie Babies, Beanie Boos, Beanie Buddies, Attic Treasures, Ty Classic, etc, all have various teddies all in different styles and colours.

Some teddies are rarer than others, with the Billionaire bears fetching over $200-400 each!

Some were released for charity. Aware was released to raise money for Breast Cancer Awareness.

There have been Christmas bears, like the 1999 Holiday Teddy, St. Patrick’s Day bears, like Clover, and Easter bears like Bonnet.

Ty even released some to mark that very special day that a boy or girl is born into the world.

Did you bring a teddy bear to work or school today?

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Asia, Pegasus, Glider and Sky High available in different sizes!

Tuesday, October 13th, 2015

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Asia the tiger, Pegasus the unicorn, Glider the penguin and Sky High the giraffe were originally thought to be only available in the regular 6″ size. It turns out that Ty have made larger versions of them also made them into key clips.

Asia is now available in 6″, 9″ and 16″ sizes and as a key clip.

Glider is available in 6″, 9″ and 16″ sizes and as a key clip.

Sky High is available in 6″, 9″ and 16″ sizes and as a key clip.

Pegasus is available in 6″, 9″ and 16″ sizes and as a key clip.

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Cecil Beanie Baby is now available again on Amazon UK!

Friday, October 9th, 2015

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Cecil is back on Amazon UK!

He was previously available on Amazon UK via third-party seller, The Entertainer. The few that they were selling sold out very quickly.

Now Cecil is back again on Amazon UK via another seller, Inspiration Gift Shop.

Judging from the previous time he was available, he probably won’t be around for long so get him quickly before they sell out!

To see Cecil on Amazon UK, click here.

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Halloween Beanie Boo Competition!

Friday, October 9th, 2015

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Ty are holding a new competition which gives two lucky winners the chance to receive Midnight the owl, Frights the cat, Igor the bat, and the two ghost Beanie Boos, Grimm and Treats. There will also be 26 runners-up who will receive a medium 9″ Midnight the owl!

All you have to do to be in with a chance of winning him is go to Ty’s Facebook page and comment on their Halloween Beanie Boo Sweepstakes picture what your favourite Halloweenie Beanie is!

The winners will be drawn on 23rd October and announced on 26th October.

To go directly to the competition picture, click here. And good luck!

 

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Two Beanie Boos will soon be retiring!

Saturday, October 3rd, 2015

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Ty have announced two more Beanie Boo retirements!

Cancun the Chihuahua and Bamboo the Panda will soon be retiring. Catch them soon before they leave the shelves!

Have you got Bamboo or Cancun in your collection?

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Cecil now available at The Entertainer stores in the UK

Wednesday, September 30th, 2015

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Cecil has now appeared at The Entertainer stores in the UK!

The Cecil Beanie Baby was announced in August with all the profits from the sale of the beanie going to WILDCRU.

It was said that Cecil would start appearing in late September to early October.

Cecil has also been spotted at a Learning Express store in Franklin, Tennessee via their Instagram page.

The Entertainer are also selling Cecil via Amazon UK with all the profits going to WILDCRU.

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Cecil the Lion Beanie Baby spotted at Learning Express store!

Sunday, September 27th, 2015

Ty Warner introduces Cecil the Lion Beanie Baby - 100% of profits from the original sale to WildCRU, the Wildlife Conservation Research Unit of University of Oxford in Oxford England. (PRNewsFoto/Ty Inc.)

Learning Express in Franklin, Tennessee have posted a photo on their Instagram page showing that they have a limited stock of Cecil the Lion Beanie Babies in stock!

The Cecil the Lion Beanie Baby was announced by Ty last month with all of the profits from the sale of Cecil going to raise funds for WILDCRU to aid in conservation efforts in Zimbabwe.

It was said that Cecil would be released in late September so hopefully more should be on their way to stores soon.

To see the Learning Express photo, click here.

Have you spotted Cecil in any stores yet?

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