The Start of Share-a-Bear

  • Nina’s Share-A-Bear began as an idea to raise money to purchase stuffed bears to share with sick kids so they would have something to hug while going through their illness. This evolved into making handmade bears. With the support and help of my parents, my grandparents and other family friends (Cindy, Alice, Mary, Dawn and many more) I started Nina’s Share-A-Bear in April of 2013 when I was a freshman in high school. For every bear that I make and sell, I make and donate a second bear (You [...]

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  • These are perfect bears to purchase for someone who is fighting the terrible disease of Cancer, or struggling with the effects of Alzheimer’s and Autism. The bear will [...]


  • Our bears make great gifts for kids and adults of all ages.  Each bear is handmade with stitched eyes and nose which makes each bear a unique gift.  They are durable enough [...]


  • Show your team spirit with one of my sports fans bears.  These make great gifts for your kids that are away at college to decorate their dorm room or apartment.  We have [...]

Celebrate your Memories

  • Memory bears are a great way to honor the memory of a loved one that has passed away.  We can make bears out of their clothing or favorite quilt or blanket.  This allows you to pass along their memory to those who loved them.  Making bears out of their favorite quilt is a great way to pass the [...]


  • Looking for a unique gift.  Create a custom bear. The prices may vary depending on the type of bear you want to create.  The base price for the bear will be $30 which [...]

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