A long ago, in the winter of 2010, a group of bears went on a trip around Slovenia. What they found there was a lake with an island on it, a seaside they could literally walk through, a skyscraping mountain with three heads, lots of friendly people and tons (okay, litres) of great tasting wine. And as the famous saying goes—with great wine comes great creativity, they ultimately decided that Slovenia is a great place to begin a new business story of creating awesome felt products for their human friends. After a long and exhaustive debate and some 376 napkin drawings, pints, coffees, sewing and sweat, they decided on a final design. They all agreed their felt products should bring just the best comfort to all the people of the planet. And beyond ...
MadeByBears is a family brand of bears of many professions and views on life. We offer a large selection of handmade wool felt products. All products are made to order in Slovenia, Europe.
A product is designed through the cooperation of an expert seamstress, an experienced architect, a creative graphic designer, a diligent teacher, and other smaller bears, who tend to the finishing touches of the product. We strongly believe that a diversity of views and opinions serves as an excellent recipe for a quality product.
MadeByBears products are adorned with thoughtful design based on practicality and aesthetics. The products consist of wool felt - a lightweight, breathable, and skin-friendly material. All products are handmade exclusively in Europe, Slovenia. They are used by people who want to be surrounded by practical and beautiful handmade objects made of natural materials.
Want to see how our slippers are made? Watch this video: https://vimeo.com/237467452