Tips For Spotting Fake And Counterfeit Ty Beanie Babies

Tips Spotting Fake / Counterfeit Ty Beanie Babies.  We will be adding a complete series on the various counterfeits in the near future. In the meantime, here are some basic guidelines. Old Face Teddies should ALWAYS have V shaped seams on the back of the head.  A...

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Ty Beanie Babies Patti Platypus Versions

Ty Beanie Baby Patti the Platypus Colors By Karen Boeker   Deep Fuchsia Patti The very first version of Patti was Deep Fuchsia and is considered one of the “Original 2”. Patti was available at the Gatlinberg show in 1993 where attendees placed orders for the...

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Ty Beanie Baby #1 Bear Fake vs Authentic Comparison

The Ty Beanie Baby #1 Bear is one of top Rarest Beanies on the market.  These bears were given to the Ty Sales Rep at the Ty Sales Conference in December of 1998. Below are pictures comparing the Authentic Ty #1 Bear Beanie Baby to a counterfeit #1 Bear, as well as...

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Ty Beanie Baby 5th Generation Swing Tags

Ty Beanie Baby 5th Generation Swing Tags Beanie Babies Values Errors Etc At the beginning of 1998 when the 5th generation swing tags were being introduced, the swing tag on several of the Beanie Babies had two spelling errors on them. On the front of the tag, inside...

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Ty Beanie Baby Bronty Fake vs Authentic Comparison

The Ty Beanie Baby Bronty Video - Fake vs Authentic shows the differences between a counterfeit Ty Bronty Beanie and a real one. Below the video are pictures of the Authentic Ty Bronty Beanie Baby and two different counterfeit Bronty's, as well as the hang and tush...

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Ty Beanie Baby Nana Fake vs Authentic Comparison

The Ty Beanie Baby Nana Fake vs Authentic shows the differences between a counterfeit Ty Nana Beanie and a real one. Below the video are pictures of the Authentic Ty Nana Beanie Baby and a counterfeit Nana, as well as the hang and tush tags.  ...

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Ty Beanie Baby Rex Fake vs Authentic Comparison

The Ty Beanie Baby Rex Video - Fake vs Authentic shows the differences between a counterfeit Ty Rex Beanie and a real one. Below the video are pictures of the Authentic Ty Rex Beanie Baby and a counterfeit Rex, as well as the hang and tush tags.  ...

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Ty Beanie Baby Steg Fake vs Authentic Comparison

The Ty Beanie Baby Steg Video - Fake vs Authentic shows the differences between a counterfeit Ty Steg Beanie and a real one. Below the video are pictures of the Authentic Ty Steg Beanie Baby and a counterfeit Steg, as well as the hang and tush tags.  ...

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Ty Beanie Baby Web Fake vs Authentic Comparison

The Ty Beanie Baby Web Video - Fake vs Authentic shows the differences between a counterfeit Ty Web Beanie and a real one. Below the video are pictures of the Authentic Ty Web Beanie Baby and a counterfeit Web, as well as the hang and tush tags.  ...

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Ty Error Tags, Beanie Baby Birth Dates, Values, Myths

Ty Error Tags Beanie Baby Birth Dates Values Myths Many old time collectors are amazed at the asking prices of certain Ty Beanie Babies on eBay.   Most know how it started but what we can’t believe is how many sellers are following the leaders.  Simply put, the...

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What is my Ty Peace Bear Worth?

"What is my Peace Bear worth, it has multiple errors?"  is a common question asked in our Facebook groups.   This is a simple answer: Error tags are just internet rumors. To some that is hard to believe, but we explain more about them in the following 3 blog...

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Where Do I Sell My Ty Beanies?

Where do I sell my Ty Beanie Babies and other Ty Products by Karen Boeker Facebook Groups There are several Ty themed groups on Facebook.  Most allow selling.  If you have something desirable people will buy.  If your items are common then people won’t.  It’s as...

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Which Ty Beanie is the Rarest?

The Rarest Ty Beanie Babies fall into different groups.       Rarest Ty Beanie Babies. Each group has its own rarest Beanies in it. Sometimes the rarest Beanie Babies are not the most expensive: popularity, appeal, and how intense a collector is as to...

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Why Does My Beanie Have a Blank Hang Tag?

Why Does My Beanie Have an Extra “Blank” Hang Tag? We get asked about extra tags behind the regular Ty tag a lot, not meaning those that are obvious promotional tags with names like Knott’s Berry Farm on them.  Collectors are referring to either a completely blank...

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Why Does My Beanie Have an Extra Tush Tag?

Why Does My Beanie Have an Extra Tush Tag? Canada has different labeling requirements for plush, so an extra tag was sewn in behind Ty’s tush tag to satisfy their laws. In 2003, after Ty Canada closed, Canadian Beanies were supplied by the USA for a short period of...

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Why to Buy from an Authorized Ty Retailer

Ty Brand is Known for High Standards in Safety and Quality Control Ty Warner started his company in 1986 with a line of plush cats and has established a reputation as a leader in the plush industry. For that reason, others want to use the Ty name and put it on their...

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