Object of desire

Irish twin Tara Teddy Bears.

24th August, 2014
Irish twin Tara Teddy Bears.

While the priceless antiques make the headlines, there’s a good deal to be said for homely and affordable. This pair of Irish twin Tara Teddy Bears are made of golden mohair, are fully jointed and each wears a hand-knitted trouser suit.

With job creation as opposed to profit in mind, the Irish toy industry got underway in 1938 with three factories being opened in Co Mayo, Co Galway and Co Donegal. Tara bears...

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