restorations - a specialty for "Dr." E.!
a good bath and brush out, and maybe a bit of stuffing does the trick!
wrong, heavy play, age, and/or insects, can wreak havoc-but I can ALWAYS
restore an item especially if you have a good picture from when you first
had the toy!
- NEW FACE!
- NEW HEAD!
is too small, and NO job is too big! From the smallest seam sewing,
to the most major restoration-it can be accomplished!
- Have tack made for ride-on toys; your horses etc., Add or re-install
wheels, re- rubberize tires, or install cast metal and iron wheels,
-E. Can redo the rubber/vinyl faces, hands, and feet of Zippy, and other
similar style toys.
-E. makes teeth, antlers, and other detail in wood, felt, or any medium as
-E. re-makes any limb, or creates glow eyes, or others no longer available
to purchase, and reinstalls glass, weighted, plastic google, and spiral eyes,
and of course does ears, noses, mouths, etc.
-E. also can restore voice boxes (squeakers, growlers etc,)!
-If you need something custom embroidered-no problem! Clothes can be
-E. can expertly replace, and often just repair existing paw pads and other
felt and textile detailing.
-E. has been working so many years you'll get airbrushing replication, custom
dye/coloring, and more, be it in mohair, synthetic plush, felt or other
-E. can do a simple repair and hide, & can perform more major work such
as recovers, sculpt-patch (an original method for hiding smaller
patches), weaves, and sooooooooo much more that we arepositive we forgot
to list some :)!
*The proper vintage fabrics, and other detailing, are utilized as needed,
where needed, especially when a museum quality restoration is required!
You need not have a museum piece-E. will, and has worked on the newest,
yet most loved stuffie, all the way to the oldest most rare (in fact E.
worked on a bear that sold at Christie's for as much as a house!)...
YOUR NEED DO NOT HESITATE TO TALK TO "Dr." E. ABOUT IT!
and new nose, mouth, and ears!
- since this guy
had his fur suit
And a custom
on this fella,
made for a hand me
down christening gift!
replicate and/or create from scratch, any type of tack, blankets,
collars, hats, boots, specially painted eyes, clothing, and just about anything
else you need or want!
only do I do Steiff authorized repair, restoration, and preservation work,
I also make custom stuffed toys and other textile items and more!
Restored legs and replaced wheels