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Celebrate Queens Birthday Weekend

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Celebrate Queens Birthday Weekend

Celebrate the Queens  93rd Birthday in style. Elizabeth R bear commemorates the Queens 90th birthday

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Hurray!  Robin Rive Teddy Bears Springing out of Hibernation! 

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Hurray!  Robin Rive Teddy Bears Springing out of Hibernation! 

Spring is in the air, here in Aoteoroa, New Zealand. The daffodils are out, the bees are buzzing around the Manuka flowers at Oakdale Farm and we're all feeling bouncy.  To celebrate the end of a chilly Southern Winter, our bears have shaken themselves awake, got all spruced up and are keen to introduce you to their new family members.

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Happy National Teddy Bear Day

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Happy National Teddy Bear Day

Happy Teddy Bear Day - I bet you didn’t know it was a thing! Well it is and it is celebrated annually on 09th September which just happens to be today.

And don't forget to give your bears their biggest hugs ever !!!!

Love and Hugs from the bears at KiwiCurio

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Waitangi Day Scorcher for Robin Rive & Scarebear

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Waitangi Day Scorcher for Robin Rive & Scarebear

Robin Rive with Scarebear at Oakdale Farm on Waitangi Day

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Launch of KiwiCurio

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Launch of KiwiCurio

Hi Bear-lover and lovers of all things New Zealand-ish, I'm very excited to welcome you to the launch of our Kiwi Curio site. I am planning to introduce more unique and interesting New Zealand goodies, to appeal to both Collectors and people looking for unusual  gifts, made in New Zealand. As a bit of background, I worked with my mother, teddy bear artist, Robin Rive from the UK for many years. I then took a break, starting a family whilst Robin focused on her farm and a new passion for Potting. This, in conjunction with a terrible Studio fire, left...

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