Welcome to Bear Essentials

Bear Essentials specialises in Teddy Bears and Baby Bear Gifts. We stock famous brands like Steiff, Charlie Bears, Bukowski Bears and our own Irish Made Teddy Bears. They are collectable Teddy Bears designed by Anke Morgenroth. Our Irish Made Baby Essentials are designed to give comfort to little ones. From “My First Teddy” to relaxing Baby Rugs we hope you will enjoy our large selection of Baby Bear Gifts. Every Teddy Bear can be personalised for you.
Testimonial September 2016: “Thank you Anke for your excellent service. I will definitely be back for future orders and will recommend to friends too. Appreciate your timely information. Best regards Lawrence.
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Wedding Bliss at Bear Essentials

Wedding Bliss at Bear Essentials

Happiest event ever held at Bear Essentials. Joan & David’s Wedding Day! We felt very honoured to facilitate the beautiful wedding of Joan and David. Both of them wanted a small family wedding celebrating the day together with

Upcoming Events

  • 29.10.2016 @ 11:00 - 13:00 |
    Halloween Build YOUR Bear Workshop
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  • 29.10.2016 @ 16:30 - 19:00 |
    Beary Scary Halloween Event
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  • 10.12.2016 @ 14:00 - 17:00 |
    Gingerbread House Workshop
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Bear Essentials facilitates Build a Bear Family Workshops and one to one Teddy Bear Skill CoursesThose Workshops are popular as a Birthday, Hen or Baby Shower Party and can be bought as a Gift voucher. Our Silver Bear Centre can cater for large School Tours up to 60 People. Bear Essentials Teddy Bear Hospital looks after the restoration of old Teddy Bears and Children’s Baby Comforters.

NEWS – Bear Essentials got a mention on ‘Things in Ireland You Must See Before You Die’.

From Our Blog

gingerbread House workshop

Gingerbread House Workshop

What shall we say about our traditional Gingerbread House workshop? You know when I was a child, December was always a special month in our house. Mum and I were doing things in preparation for Christmas like making stars, arranging flowers
Halloween Build Your Bear Workshop

Halloween Build YOUR Bear Workshop

Join us for a Family Halloween workshop where everyone from the family is welcome. May be your granny or granddad likes to help or watch you making a hairy scary teddy bear?
Beary Scary Halloween Event

Beary Scary Halloween Event

Join us for another Beary Scary Halloween Event at Bear Essentials Silver Bear Centre in conjunction with the Cavan Heritage Council. An afternoon of traditional Halloween Games, story telling

About Bear Essentials

Bear Essential was established in 2000 as a Craft & Tourism Business. Since it has become one of Ireland’s leading Teddy Bear Shops online and on site. Bear Essentials stocks famous Brands like Steiff and Charlie Bears but also designs Irish made bears and baby gifts. Bear Essentials has been featured in many publications in Ireland & Germany such as Teddy Bear Times, Irish Tattler, Irish Times and Irish Independent as well as on Irish TV Nationwide and Lesser Spotted Ulster. We assure you of our best services at all times and hope you will find that special Teddy Bear Gift at Bear Essentials Made For Memories.

Our Address

Bear Essentials
Tirnawannagh, Bawnboy,
Co.Cavan, Ireland
Mob: +353 87 7610537

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