Iggy vs Rainbow Beanie Babies

Iggy vs Rainbow Beanie Babies

The Many Versions of Iggy and 2 Versions of Rainbow There are many variations of Iggy the Iguana and Rainbow the Chameleon and the 2 beanies often cause confusion. It is erroneously thought that they were mistagged, Iggy as Rainbow and vice versa, but in fact they...
Why Does My Beanie Have an Extra Tush Tag?

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...
Why Does My Beanie Have a Blank Hang Tag?

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...
ALL CAPS Beanie Baby Swing Tags!

ALL CAPS Beanie Baby Swing Tags!

The first production run of the May 11, 1997 Beanie Babies produced for Canada, as well as Claude and Tuffy for USA, had an error on their swing tag. The error on these 4th generation swing tags is the name of the Beanie is typed in all capital letters. It was...
Why to Buy from an Authorized Ty Retailer

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...