Considering a lifelong companion for the infant or toddler? Here are five handmade stuffed animals (each with its own story) discovered by Remodelista editor Alexa. Any one of these will make a great addition to the baby shower wishlist.
Above: The Pocket Darcy Bear is hand-stitched from gray wool felt; $22 from Oh Albatross on Etsy.
Above: The Rabbit Pocket Doll, by New York-based Coral and Tusk, is made from linen fabric with wool and rayon felt sourced by designer Stephanie Housely in India; $68 from Sweet William.
Above: Pablo the Pigeon is made from hypoallergenic and eco-friendly baby alpaca wool in Bolivia by a self-managed community of indigenous women operating under fair trade principles; $64 from Oeuf NYC.
Above: The soft-knit Little Horse is made from lambswool and polyester filling; $56 from Collette Bream on Etsy.
Above: The Black Pig is made from linen with a hand-embroidered body, for children 3+ years; $30 from Adatine on Etsy.
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