New Clothes For Stuffed Animals

Where can I take an old stuffed monkey that I want to get "reclothed"? The cloth is old, and he needs to be patched up.

Libby from Colorado Springs, Colorado

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July 30, 20070 found this helpful

get a hold of a clothing tailor in your area.. I am sure they can fix it.. look in the phone book for seamstress..

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July 31, 20070 found this helpful

Look online for a doll hospital.

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July 31, 20070 found this helpful

Those of us who watch Antiques Roadshow know you shouldn't try to fix up a possible antique before you get a professional opinion on its value as is. If the toy is old and/or collectible, it might be worth more just the way it is. Just a thought.

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August 5, 20070 found this helpful

Try a tailor or a dressmaker. If it's an antique, leave it alone because the value will drop significantly if it is altered.

If it's just an old favorite stuffed toy whose only value is sentimental, then you could always go to a cloth shop and peruse the pattern books.

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