The Woman behind the Teddy Bear-- the awe-inspiring story of Margarete Steiff!

For almost 140 years now, every child and adult all over the world has been loving Steiff toys, the wonderful array of stuffed animals from Germany, the most famous being, of course, the Teddybear. Hardly anyone knows, though, that they were invented by an amazing woman who overcame terrible sickness and incredible challenges and turned her tiny workshop into one of the most recognizable international brands-- and all that in the male dominated world of the 19th century! Join German historian Anette Isaacs as she relates the truly awe-inspiring life of toy maker and business maven Margarete Steiff! 

Anette Isaacs with an original Steiff Teddy Bear!