Steiff has a history of creating some of the most beloved characters in their own traditional style, while capturing the essence of what made these characters so charming.
The Mickey Mouse 1932 Edition is a replica of a classic Steiff piece that Walt Disney himself had asked Steiff to create. 80 years after the original was created, Steiff has released a new 2016 version of this classic rendition. This version which Steiff has classified as an Archive Edition is a new classification given to specific pieces that are chosen to be re-released from the Disney vaults.
He is made from Trevira velvet and all wool felt with eye pieces cut from leather. This special design is called a pie eye cut and is a trademark of the classic edition that this is based off of. Mickeys outfit is a perfect match to the character from this period.
Another character that Disney fans have been dying to see in Steiff form is Dumbo. For the 75th anniversary of the release of this classic film, Steiff has granted their wish. This version of the cherished little elephant that teaches us all the power of self confidence is absolutely adorable! Steiff is confident that you will love him. He is made of mohair and all wool felt and his embroidered eyes perfectly match the character from the film. The artisans at Steiff have truly outdone themselves with this representation of everyone’s favorite Disney elephant. Your heart will soar when you see him and you will feel like you are flying with him.
Another new Steiff edition that is sure to get your energy going is the new Speedy Gonzales. Epa Epa!
This edition is the perfect likeness for the famous character, known as the fastest mouse in Mexico. His embroidered eyes and nose look just like the animated version, and Steiff has even included a little tuft of hair peaking out. From his yellow sombrero to his red hankerchief no detail is overlooked.Anyone who loved this character from the cartoons is sure to fall in love with this special edition. You can just imagine him using his super speed to get some cheese and outrun that silly gato.
Among the classic Looney Tunes characters like Bugs Bunny, Porky Pig, and the Tazmanian Devil, one of the most famous and popular is the screwball character Daffy Duck. Looking at this edition, brings back memories of all his crazy antics and adventures. Whether it be his adventures as Robin Hood or his run in with the abominable snowman. He is handcrafted from mohair and trevira velvet. His embroidered eyes perfectly capture the character’s expression and his smile is sure to bring a heartwarming grin to your your face.
Overall, these new editions are sure to lighten the spirit of any fan of these classic characters. Steiff continues their long history of creating editions of the highest quality that bring these classics to life.