This must be one of the warmest holidays around, celebrating the birthday of author A.A. Milne. Every year, the day is marked with activities such as Poohsticks, teddy bears picnics and of course, there’s always plenty of honey on the menu! Winnie the Pooh first appeared in print in 1926 alongside his friends Piglet, Tigger and Eeyore. Ever since, these iconic characters have been printed on mugs, t-shirts, blankets and made into cuddly plush companions! Here’s a roundup of the latest products to hit the scene.
- Christopher Robin Collection – Posh Paws, from £8.99
Whether your little one is just discovering the magic of Winnie the Pooh or is a huge fan of the silly old bear and his adventures in the Hundred Acre Woods, Posh Paws’ Christopher Collection is a must. Inspired by the latest Disney Christopher Robin movie, these vintage, heritage style soft toys offer comfort and are perfect for ‘bear hugs’, play and telling secrets to! The assortment includes Pooh, Eeyore, Piglet and Tigger where all of these characters are available in the sizes of 7”, 10” and 20”.
- Personalised Winnie The Pooh Book & Plush Toy Baby Gift Set – Born Gifted, RRP £36.99
With an age range from birth, Winnie the Pooh is a character that remains as popular as ever with children and their parents today. This personalised Winnie the Pooh book and toy gift set includes a soft, plush Pooh Bear with sensory features and a special Disney edition book, perfect for bedtime stories.
- Winnie the Pooh Musical Carousel Box, – Orange Tree, RRP £29.99
Winnie the Pooh is a classic character and a favourite when it comes to decorating a nursery. This beautifully crafted wooden, wind up musical carousel features the beloved characters of Winnie the Pooh, his Hunny Pot, Tigger, Piglet and Owl. Simply wind up the mechanism and watch as they rotate to the soothing sound of Brahms Lullaby.
- Winnie the Pooh Disney Baby Dream Blanket – Aden + Anais, RRP £46.95
Fusing the magic of muslin with the wonder of Disney, this dream blanket features whimsical illustrations from Winnie the Pooh. Made with super soft cotton muslin, this plush baby blanket goes beyond cuddling, as it also makes for a snuggly surface to lay your little one on and can be used as a comforter.
- Winnie the Pooh Baby Winnie the Pooh Ring Rattle,RRP £8.99
Available in Winnie the Pooh, Piglet, Tigger and Eeyore, this ring rattle will keep your baby entertained for hours. This cute soft toy also makes for an excellent first birthday gift or stocking filler.