St. Louis--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- This Valentine's Day Build-A-Bear Workshop® is offering the pawfect way to share your heart with one-of-a-kind gifts for everyone on your list. With a variety of make-your-own stuffed animals starting at only $10 and outfits and accessories starting at just $2, Guests can find personalized gifts at a pawsome price.
"The season of love would not be complete without teddy bear hugs," said Maxine Clark, founder and chief executive bear. "With endless options for personalization, and a large selection of $10 and $12 animals Guests can make gifts from the heart at the perfect price."
NEW for Valentine's Day this year is Beary Limited® edition Hugs Fur You Monkey for only $15. With long arms to hug your sweetheart and adorable pink heart fur, this new friend is sure to make you a hero this holiday!
It's the pawfect gift for kids too – especially because Hugs Fur You Monkey, comes with a BONUS emoticon, along with all the other virtual gifts that come with bringing this friend to life online for FREE at buildabearville.com® - the Build-A-Bear Workshop virtual world stuffed with fun. And moms will love that Stuff Fur Stuff® club members will receive double points when they purchase a Hugs Fur You Monkey! It's the gift that keeps on giving.
Build-A-Bear Workshop® is THE place to find personalized gifts at pawsome prices. Guests can say "I love you" with Hugs & Kisses Lil' Butter Cream Cub. This cute friend sports a red bow tie and offers a plush box of no calorie chocolates, rose bouquet, and plush heart picture frame all for just $17. Send a little love to your sweetheart with the Love Bug Brown Sugar Puppy for only $24. Another loveable option is the Beary Romantic Lil' Honey Cub, wearing a layered red vest, black pants, scarf and matching cap, this romantic furry friend will steal your Valentine's heart and is priced at $22.
Another perfect Valentine's Day present is a gift that gives twice. When Guests make the NEW Jack Russell Terrier, or any of our full-sized Bearemy's Kennel Pals® friends, $1 will be donated to support local animal shelters and stray pet rescue and rehabilitation organizations. In 2008, the Build-A-Bear Workshop Bear Hugs Foundation granted over $500,000 to domestic pet programs.
Build-A-Bear Workshop has always had a strong commitment to leave a pawsitive mark on the world. Since its inception in 1997, the Company has donated over $20 million to support causes related to children, animals and the environment, sharing the hug of a teddy bear wherever needed in local communities and abroad and recognizing kids doing great things.
Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc., is the only global company that offers an interactive make-your-own stuffed animal retail-entertainment experience. The company currently operates more than 400 Build-A-Bear Workshop stores worldwide, including company-owned stores in the U.S., Puerto Rico, Canada, the United Kingdom, Ireland and France, and franchise stores in Europe, Asia, Australia and Africa. Founded in St. Louis in 1997, Build-A-Bear Workshop is the leader in interactive retail. Brands include make-your-own Major League Baseball® mascot in-stadium locations, Build-A-Dino® stores and friends 2B made® doll locations. In December 2007, Build-A-Bear Workshop® extended its in-store interactive experience online with the launch of its virtual world at www.buildabearville.com. Build-A-Bear Workshop (NYSE: BBW) posted total revenue of $474 million in fiscal 2007.
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