Sometimes, a basicpet isn’t sufficient. Even if you’ve sifted through the wholelist oflovedstuffed animalsout there, you mightfind that you’ve notdiscovered what you’re looking to find. To indulge yourself, or that special someoneyou wish to surprise witha cuddly gift you must lookbigger. Therefore, why not goin a literal sense?
Giant Teddy Bears
Teddy bears can providewarmth and comfort and are always readyfor a good cuddle. They come in allshapes and sizes:from tiny , keychain-style versions to huge life-sized teddy bears. The giant teddy bear was one of the greatest and most well-known teddy bear-related inventions that have emerged since the Roosevelt Teddy bear. There are currently hundreds ofkinds of largebears that are available. These big bears come in a variety of sizes and colours. Some are made to lookvery cute, while others are designed to looklike real bears.
Life-sized Teddy Bears becamelovedto use as Valentine’s Day gift and Christmas presents, as well as birthday gifts for children. Additionally, the giantTeddy bears also becameloved by adults asthey can help to lighten up the rooms and create a warm atmosphere in their houses. Even adults are fond of snugglingto a big teddyevery now and thento read a good novel!
Of course the teddy bear isn’t the only stuffed animal who’s allowed to go large! There are plenty of hugefilled animalsas well. Currently, the most popularbig stuffed animalsinclude the unicorn, the elephant, the giraffe and the dog. The huge popularity of largeelephants and massive stuffedthe giraffe is probably not too surprising asthere’s something specialin being able to snugglethese gentle giants in yourhome!
Other popular large stuffed animalsSome other large-sized animals that are popular include horses, monkeyssloths, llamas, bunnies and cats. There are also tigers, cats,dragons, lions, pigs and the wolf. Our personal favorite however, is the hugeleopard.
The Biggest Teddy Bear in the World
There are giant teddy bears, and there are giantTeddy bears. On the 28th Aprilinhabitantsfrom the Mexican town of Xonacatlan have been admitted to the Guinness Book of World Records For more thanthree years, the Xonacatlan residentsworked together on creating the largest teddy bear ever made in the world. In order to create the gigantic teddy, the same materials wereused as for the production of stuffed animals sold in stores. The result was a 19.41 feet long Teddy bear that goes bynamed Xonita and aquantity451.48 m3. 451.48 m3. This massive teddy is currently the biggestteddy bear in the world, which makes it the largest animal stuffed in the world, by default.
The World’s Largest Sock Monkey
Sock monkeys are constructed from socks, and are oftenfashioned in the likeness ofa monkey. They are extremely popular folkart toys, and areoften , they are handmade. Typically, they’rethe size of a mid-sized toy. But have you ever wondered what you would get if youmade one out of 66 calf-length socks? Jody Lewis,from Bridgwater, United Kingdom, made one!
Lewis worked for a wholeweek cutting socks apart andsewn them up. After mucheffort, she finished her work, settingthe record for the creation of the worlds’ largestsocks monkey! Inflated with 15kg of hollowfibre, her gigantic monkey was created in February 2015.
“I’ve got a big list of things that I want to do in life and breaking a world record was one of them,” Lewis stated toher fellow members of the World Record Academy. Yes, she did! Lewis‘ monkey is currentlyin the position of being record-holder for being the biggestSock Monkey in the world. It is 3.19 metres tall, andweights 16 kilograms.