Monday, December 12, 2011

Teddy Bear

Teddy bear in a doll's pram Old teddy bear

It is true that Teddy Bears evoke the nostalgia of childhood.
The moment I saw him in the e-boutique "Les enfants du Marais", with his worn out little face, testifying to many privileged confidences, I fell for him at once.
To give him more personality, Olivia wrapped a piece of lace around his neck and decorated it with an antique brooch.

Detail of a dried hydrangea Detail of a worn face teddy bear

He has found his place for the festivities of Christmas in an old doll pram brought back from the Parisian "La Brocante" of "Mamie Gâteaux".
He reminds me of the Jim Nelson quotation from the book "Teddy Bears" by Judith Miller: "Long before I grew up, my Teddy bear taught me what love really meant: being there when you're needed".

Original article "L'ours en peluche" translated by Annie of The Bunny Bungalow

4 commentaires:

TONE said...

Love him.... <3

Kris said...

What an adorable Teddy Bear. So sweet!

Kris

le banc moussu said...

Trop joli ce teddy bear! tu as eu raison...
Bons preparatifs de noel
christian

marits provence said...

He is so sweet! I can understand that you brought him with you all the way from Paris.
Wish you a happy day in Provence!
Marit

 

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