1st Generation Beanie Babies

1st Generation Beanie Babies that have the 1st Generation Hang Tag can be worth money.  Those are some of the most rare Beanie Babies available on the secondary market and some can sell for hundreds of dollars even today.  The Beanie Babies with the 1st Generation Hang Tag were some of the very first Beanie Babies to be produced in early 1994. Many of the Beanie Babies on this page will continue to be made throughout the generations of Beanie Babies. The ones with the 1st Generation Hang Tag are worth the most, whereas versions with different tags can be almost worthless. The tags make a huge difference in the value of your Beanie Babies and be sure to look them over closely before you think you have a rare plush toy.

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1st Generation Hang Tag Faq:

  • 1st Generation Hang Tags are flat and do not open up like a book.
  • 1st Gen. Hang Tag Beanie Babies were made in either China or Korea.
  • Tags that are still attached to the Beanie Baby and in good condition are worth more.
  • Buyers of early Beanie Babies would often remove the tag. BB’s without tags are worth less.
  • 1st Generation U.K. Beanie Babies had a special tag. Those are ultra rare and hardly seen.
  • Many people get fooled thinking they have a valuable Beanie Baby, only to find out it doesn’t have a 1st Generation Hang Tag and was apart of another Generation that was mass produced.
  • The ‘Teenie Beanies’ distributed by McDonalds also had flat tags.
  • McDonalds Teenie Beanies are not considered apart of the 1st Generation family.
  • The McDonalds Beanie Babies are clearly marked ‘Teenie’ and are generally worth less.

Example of 1st Generation Hang Tag Value

1st Gwen Tag

Humphrey The Camel
1st Generation Hang Tag
1st Generation Tush Tag
Sold For: $395.00
Sold Date: May 30, 2013

 

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Humphrey The Camel
NO Hang Tag
1st Generation Tush Tag
Sold For: $99.89
Sold Date: March 22, 2013

 

1st Generation Tush Tags

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  • © 1993 Ty INC.  – OR-  © 1995 Ty INC. will appear on 1st Gen Tush Tags.
  • NOTE: Beanie Babies with a 1st Generation Hang Tag will only have: © 1993 Ty INC.
  • Not all 1st Gen Tags say “FOR AGES 3 AND UP” on them.
  • Not all 1st Gen Tags say “SURFACE WASHABLE” on them.
  • 1st Gen Tush Tags will say “HANDMADE IN CHINA” or “HANDMADE IN KOREA”.
  • Black lettering with White background.
  • More Information: 1st Generation Beanie Baby Tush Tags

 

List of 1st Generation Beanie Babies

Ally The Alligator
Original DOB: March 14, 1994
Retired: October 1, 1997
Style Number: 4032
Hang Tag Generations: 1, 2, 3, 4
Tush Tag Generations: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5
Love My Beanies: Ally the Alligator Information

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Blackie The Bear
Original DOB: July 15, 1994
Retired: September 15, 1998
Style Number: 4011
Hang Tag Generations: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5
Tush Tag Generations: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
Love My Beanies: Blackie The Bear

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Bones The Dog
Original DOB: January 18, 1994
Retired: May 1, 1998
Style Number: 4001
Hang Tag Generations: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5
Tush Tag Generations: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
Love My Beanies: Bones the Dog

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Cubbie The Bear
Original DOB: November 14, 1993 (Brownie)
Retired: December 31, 1997
Style Number: 4010
Hang Tag Generations: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5
Tush Tag Generations: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
Original 9 Beanie Baby

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Chilly The Polar Bear
Original DOB: February 22, 1994
Retired: January 7, 1996
Style Number: 4012
Hang Tag Generations: 1, 2, 3
Tush Tag Generations: 1

 

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Chocolate The Moose
Original DOB: April 27, 1993
Retired: December 31, 1998
Style Number: 4015
Hang Tag Generations: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5
Tush Tag Generations: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
Original 9 Beanie Baby

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Daisy The Cow
Original DOB: May 10, 1994
Retired: September 15, 1998
Style Number: 4006
Hang Tag Generations: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5
Tush Tag Generations: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6

 

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Digger The Crab (Orange)
Original DOB: None
Introduction Date: June 25, 1994
Retired: June 3, 1995
Style Number: 4027
Hang Tag Generations: 1, 2, 3
Tush Tag Generations: 1

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Flash The Dolphin
Original DOB: May 13, 1993
Retired: May 11, 1997
Style Number: 4021
Hang Tag Generations: 1, 2, 3, 4
Tush Tag Generations: 1, 2, 3
Original 9 Beanie Baby

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Goldie The Fish
Original DOB: November 14, 1994
Retired: December 31, 1997
Style Number: 4023
Hang Tag Generations: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5
Tush Tag Generations: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5

 

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Happy The Hipo
Original DOB: February 25, 1994
Retired: June 3, 1995
Style Number: 4061
Hang Tag Generations: 1, 2, 3
Tush Tag Generations: 1

 

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Humphrey The Camel
Original DOB: May 19, 1994
Retired: June 15, 1995
Style Number: 4060
Hang Tag Generations: 1, 2, 3
Tush Tag Generations: 1

 

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Inky Octopus (No Mouth Gray)
Original DOB: November 29, 1994
Retired: September 12, 1994
Style Number: 4028
Hang Tag Generations: 1, 2
Tush Tag Generations: 1

 

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Legs The Frog
Original DOB: April 25, 1993
Retired: October 1, 1997
Style Number: 4020
Hang Tag Generations: 1, 2, 3, 4
Tush Tag Generations: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5
Original 9 Beanie Baby

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Lucky The Lady Bug (7 Felt Dots)
Original DOB: May 1, 1995
Retired: February 27, 1996
Style Number: 4040
Hang Tag Generations: 1, 2, 3
Tush Tag Generations: 1, 2

 

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Mystic The Unicorn (Brown Horn/Fine Mane)
Original DOB: May 21, 1994
Retired: 1995
Style Number: 4007
Hang Tag Generations: 1, 2, 3
Tush Tag Generations: 1, 2

 

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Patti The Platypus (Deep Fuchsia)
Original DOB: January 6, 1993
Retired: 1993
Style Number: 4025
Hang Tag Generations: 1
Tush Tag Generations: 1
Original 9 Beanie Baby

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pattiPatti The Platypus (Raspberry)
Original DOB: January 6, 1993
Retired: 1994
Style Number: 4025
Hang Tag Generations: 1, 2
Tush Tag Generations: 1

 

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Peking the Panda Bear
Original DOB: None
Introduction Date: June 25, 1994
Retired: January 7, 1996
Style Number: 4013
Hang Tag Generations: 1, 2, 3
Tush Tag Generations: 1

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Pinchers The Lobster
Original DOB: June 19, 1993 (Punchers)
Retired: May 1, 1998
Style Number: 4026
Hang Tag Generations: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5
Tush Tag Generations: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
Original 9 Beanie Baby

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Quackers The Duck (Wingless)
Original DOB: None
Introduction Date: June 25, 1994
Retired: January 7, 1995
Style Number: 4024
Hang Tag Generations: 1, 2
Tush Tag Generations: 1

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Seamore The Seal
Original DOB: December 14, 1996
Retired: October 1, 1997
Style Number: 4029
Hang Tag Generations: 1, 2, 3, 4
Tush Tag Generations: 1, 2, 3, 4

 

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Slither The Snake
Original DOB: None
Introduction Date: June 25, 1994
Retired: June 15, 1995
Style Number: 4031
Hang Tag Generations: 1, 2, 3
Tush Tag Generations: 1

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Speedy The Turtle
Original DOB: August 14, 1994
Retired: October 1, 1997
Style Number: 4030
Hang Tag Generations: 1, 2, 3, 4
Tush Tag Generations: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5

 

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Splash The Whale
Original DOB: July 8, 1993
Retired: May 11, 1997
Style Number: 4022
Hang Tag Generations: 1, 2, 3, 4
Tush Tag Generations: 1, 2, 3
Original 9 Beanie Baby

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Spot The Dog (No Spot)
Original DOB: January 3, 1993
Retired: April 13, 1994
Style Number: 4000
Hang Tag Generations: 1, 2
Tush Tag Generations: 1
Original 9 Beanie Baby

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Squealer The Pig
Original DOB: April 23, 1993
Retired: May 1, 1998
Style Number: 4005
Hang Tag Generations: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5
Tush Tag Generations: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
Original 9 Beanie Baby

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Teddy The Bear (Old Face – Brown)
Original DOB: None
Introduction Date: June 25, 1994
Retired: January 7, 1995
Style Number: 4050
Hang Tag Generations: 1, 2
Tush Tag Generations: 1

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Teddy The Bear (Old Face – Cranberry)
Original DOB: None
Introduction Date: June 25, 1994
Retired: January 7, 1995
Style Number: 4052
Hang Tag Generations: 1, 2
Tush Tag Generations: 1

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Teddy The Bear (Old Face – Jade)
Original DOB: None
Introduction Date: June 25, 1994
Retired: January 7, 1995
Style Number: 4057
Hang Tag Generations: 1, 2
Tush Tag Generations: 1

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Teddy The Bear (Old Face – Magenta)
Original DOB: None
Introduction Date: June 25, 1994
Retired: January 7, 1995
Style Number: 4056
Hang Tag Generations: 1, 2
Tush Tag Generations: 1

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Teddy The Bear (Old Face – Teal)
Original DOB: None
Introduction Date: June 25, 1994
Retired: January 7, 1995
Style Number: 4051
Hang Tag Generations: 1, 2
Tush Tag Generations: 1

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Teddy The Bear (Old Face – Violet)
Original DOB: None
Introduction Date: June 25, 1994
Retired: January 7, 1995
Style Number: 4055
Hang Tag Generations: 1, 2
Tush Tag Generations: 1

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Trap The Mouse
Original DOB: None
Introduction Date: June 25, 1994
Retired: June 15, 1995
Style Number: 4042
Hang Tag Generations: 1, 2, 3
Tush Tag Generations: 1

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Web The Spider
Original DOB: None
Introduction Date: June 25, 1994
Retired: January 7, 1996
Style Number: 4041
Hang Tag Generations: 1, 2, 3
Tush Tag Generations: 1

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232 Comments

  • Anonymous says:

    Hi I have a Patti 3rd generation please can you tell me the value thanks

    • Love My Beanies says:

      Which Tush Tag does it have? It can either have a 1st or 2nd Generation. The 1st Generation versions have black and white text.

  • Anita says:

    I would like to help you send me what what you want to know kind and and pictures if you can……time will be up to a week once I receive to complete…..mytrueblueangel@sbcglobal.net

  • abbie says:

    I have a echo dolphin with the name tag ov waves and was told this could be worth something is this correct does anyone know

  • Rafaela says:

    I have 158 beanies babies , most of them are rare , how can I sell it ASAP ?

  • annette says:

    My Beanie is not a first generation but it is probably the only one that left the factory with an upside down ear, making it one of the rarest. It is from 1996 and has been stored the entire twenty years. Am not sure how to price it. I searched and searched and found not one single one like it.

  • Marley Neel says:

    If anyone is having trouble on finding price I have a list of prices.Cranberry teddy- $800-$2500
    Chocolate moose- $400-$2200
    Peanut light blue- $400-$2200
    The rest of original 9- $500-$2700
    Mystic unicorn – $350-$2100
    Inch worm – $500-$2700
    Very limited edition Teddy’s $800-$2500
    All other Teddy’s (stand up) 1993-1998 -$500-$2700
    All bears (laying down on belly)- $150-$500
    Birds-$75-$150

  • Marley Neel says:

    I have recently found out prices for the mystic unicorn and the prices range to 2,000 dollars the unicorn I have does not have a brown horn. I has a star next to the TY symbol and I read that is was and original. It that true. If you have any thing to tell me if my price prediction is wrong please tell me. And if it’s and original. Thank you!

  • Annette Thomas says:

    It is in mint condition. Has been stored since day of purchase 20 years ago. Has both tags. I bought it where I bought all of my Beanies.

  • annette thomas says:

    I have a 1996 Hippity Beanie Babie with an ear sewn on upside down. As far as I know, there is no other like it out there, so this is an exceptionally rare Beanie. I have had it packed away for 20 years, knowing it’s value.

  • Dee Dee says:

    OH I also have Shasta the bear that I didn’t see on your lists

  • Anita says:

    I will help you…send me pictures of the ear tag front and open and a picture of the bottom tag and I can tell you if it is worth anything………….put Princess Di in subject line

    • Anonymous says:

      I have princess Di she is in a tube container so nothing happens to it. I looked that one up and it’s very expensive I checked everything out and it’s good I would like to find someone I could sell my collection too don’t really want to but have something very important that needs taken care of.

  • katelynn says:

    I have a teddy (old face) style 4052 with a green bow around his neck. First gen tush tag.. value?

    • Love My Beanies says:

      Hello! It would depend on it’s condition, if it had both tags, which hang tag it had, and if it was authentic. I’ve seen several counterfeit versions lately.

      • katelynn says:

        How would I be able to tell if it’s a counterfeit? I’ve had this beanie since I was five, I’m 22 now. It’s in perfect condition, still has the hang tag. It opens, says “TY” and has gold outlining the heart. Has a barcode on the back of the heart tag

        • Love My Beanies says:

          There is no test proof way to tell if it’s counterfeit. I’ve always had an easy time telling if a Coach purse, Jordan shoes, Beanie Babies etc are fake. Other people have a hard time. I would just compare it to the quality of a Beanie that you know is real.

    • Marley Neel says:

      I posted a list of prices I researched on many sites and I think this might help you. My aunt has many rare beanie babies and they are worth ALOT. I have the Mystics unicorn that doesn’t have the brown horn and it sells for way more than I expected. If you have any questions please ask.

  • Anonymous says:

    Hello, how can I find out what the Princess Diana Bear is worth?

  • Victoria says:

    I have one of the first Diana bears, which was sent to my local Hallmark store and I won it in a drawing. There are so many prices on those that vary widely.Any help would be appreciated.

  • stacey says:

    I have alot of beanie babies willing to part with them,,they were collected by my mom. Looking to get rid of them Grand Rapids,Mi area.

  • Janice Richey says:

    I have 1993 Pattie and pincher Nana congoi have several 1993 1994 1997 princess die 1993 mystic unicorn, betcy the cou I have ty 1993 attic treasurer’s Goldie the gold fish 1993 if you know anyone interested in buying them give me call I have Alf dolls and puppets. Give me call I will send you pictures 239 3627195 Janice..

  • Stacey Bell says:

    I have lots of beanie babies all kept in food bags to keep them clean and all have tag protesters on them how do u go about finding out prices??

  • Roxanne Poe says:

    Is peanut the bright blue elephant worth anything? I have heard that because of a color mistake???r

    • Anita says:

      f your talking about the royal blue peanut yes it worth today around $150/200 dollars if it is the light blue around $20/25

  • Anita says:

    Hi, your 2003 signature bear is only worth about $10.00 with today’s prices…….any thing else let me know at: mytrueblueangel@sbcglobal.net

    Hope this helps……have a nice day

  • Morgan Ryan says:

    Hey do you know how rare a 2003 chocolate colored signature bear is? (I think it’s an 8.5 in Ty.) It has a gold ribbon tied in a bow around the neck. It would be great if you could get back to me whenever you can. Thanks!

  • Anita says:

    It is a Ty animal BUT not a Beanie……..this may be worth a little

  • Anonymous says:

    I have a derby 3rd gen swing tag 2nd gen tush tag. every derby I’ve seen has the nose spots stitched inside the beanie, this one the nose stitchings are hanging out. It doesn’t look like it was done on purpose or damaged. Have you ever seen one like this? Thx

  • Anonymous says:

    I found d 69 beanie babies and tinnie beanies and some from Mc.Donald’s also Dinosaur Trio. Have no.idea what there worth if anything. I was driving out of my complex and they were all on the dumpster. That was my first time dumpster diving! Have to say it was.pre fun!!/Thanks for you help!!

  • Anita says:

    Hi, those are awesome bears….ok you can call a local hospital or children center for the sick or orphanage for children they would love them….check into it….any thing else I can help you with email me at:mytrueblueangel@sbcglobal.net

  • karen ostaszewski says:

    i have a benie baby that is a bear called halo and its a salom with errisdent wings and cant find it anywhere /
    all of therm are white and it also has a mauve bow around then neck and a mauve/red tag on the butt seam by the leg i have pictures if u need to see them or is there a place i can take him we live in grand rapids michigan

  • Debbie Riggs says:

    Hi – well, today I have one question on one beanie baby! (might have more 🙂 I have Sahara (lion). I cannot find on any list so far that I have looked at. Hang tag is just a fat ty. Inside of tag shows – Ty Inc, Overbrook, IL USA; Ty Europe, Gasport, Hampshire, U.K. and Ty Canada, Aurora, Ontario and below that – handmade in Korea. Right side of inside tag shows name, to, from, with love; back of tage shows – please remove all swing tags before giving this item to a child, retain for reference, For ages 3 and up, Surface wash;
    Tush tag is loop (feels woven) with front of tush tag showing just a red heart with ty in middle and the letter r encircled. Back of tush tag shows – Ty Inc 1997, Oakbrook, IL, Reg No. PA-1965(KR), All new material, Contents: polyster fiber & P.E. Pellets in cloth bag, Hand made in Korea and lastly the letters (?) CE. Would really love to know if this beanie is worth anything and at the very least, what generation each tag is, etc. Thank you so much. I read some of your blog and seems you have a passion for this. Thank you!! Debbie

    • Debbie Riggs says:

      Hi! Just following up on my inquiry on September 18, 2015 – thank you!

    • Love My Beanies says:

      Hello! The Sahara Lions are a different line of Ty plush toys called “Ty Classics”. They will have slightly different tags. I believe there are 4 generations of Classic tags but I’m not sure how to identify them off the top of my head. Because the Classic toys never became as popular as Beanie Babies, very few if any of them have value. The Classics are a little larger then regular Beanie Babies as well which can help identify them.

  • Laura says:

    I have Derby the horse it’s a 1995 one made with p.v.c pellets and handmade in Indonesia. Ty Europe is Fareham hants and has no stamp on the inside of tush tag is the worth anything?

  • Anita says:

    if you need help send me pictures and name and i can give u todays price…now they can change from day to day price….put beanies in subject line when you email me and be sure to add your first name….email address:mytrueblueangel@sbcglobal.net

  • Anonymous says:

    i have like 30 of them in the cases i have the first genration of princess di

  • Anonymous says:

    How can you tell if you have a 1st generation beanie

  • Pat Lashley says:

    What do they mean by authenatedr. Where do you find this

  • Anita says:

    their is only 2 made by Ty Beanie Babies
    prices change from day to day…….most of the sites to check have not UPDATED prices

  • Anita says:

    yes I can…first does Quackers have wings or no wings
    if wingless might be a 2nd or 3rd gen worth about maybe $500.00
    with wings about $75 to 100…..better if I can see a picture can tell you more….hope this helps you
    my pleasure to help

  • michelle arbo says:

    I have a Quackers style number 4024 yet he has his Wings made in China with PVC pellets can you tell me a little more about him

  • Cheri Stevenson says:

    I have a BeanieBabie? Beanie Buddie? 1st generation hang tag. Says his name is ” SAM ” Style # 5010 Designed by Sally Winey.Handmade in Korea. Tush Tag Ty , Inc. 1994. Contents Polyester. I haven’t been able to find any information about him Can you help me? He is rough furred, jointed long snout and extended abdomen. Can you tell me anything? Thak you for your time.

    • Love My Beanies says:

      Hello. Sam is apart of the Ty Classics line of toys. They weren’t as popular as Beanie Babies and tend to have very minimal value, $1-$5.

  • Anita says:

    send me a list and pictures of what you have and I will try to help you
    mytrueblueangel@sbcglobal.net Anita

  • Anita says:

    hate to say it but sukura is only going for about $20.00….I myself paid good money for her….so I lost money

  • Anita says:

    Don’t be ashamed….I have a male friend who has a collection of 1,350 of just Ty bears….some cost as much as $5,000 each….a lot that you never saw in a store and right now collection is worth about $75,000. So be proud of what you have..ok

  • Anita says:

    all are worth anywhere from $5.00 up to $20.00

  • Connie says:

    I have Valentino with the misspelled suface on the tag..supposively it’s and error and supposed to be worth some money..can u tell me if it is..

  • carol says:

    I think that I have every beanie baby from 1990 up to 2003 they hang tags,tush tag,they all have plastic covers on all hearts also they are all in acrylic cases thinking about selling them but don’t know how to go about it .anyone please give suggestion

  • Nancy Loomis says:

    I have Liberty handmade in China tush tag and red tag summer of 1996. Perfect condition. Righty tush tag same and red tag 7-4-96. Lefty tush tag same, red tag 7-4-96. Is there any value?

  • Scott Clark says:

    I’m from Oswego NY..”….I have about 750 or more….I love them…My wife says they are for girls

  • Anita says:

    I will help you if you want to call me on 7/6 between 8am and noon EST or wed or thurs……we can talk more then……..330 748 4478 I would be glad to help you

  • Anita says:

    some are it all depends on what you have…send me a list and i will check for you….mytrueblueangel@sbcglobal.net………..I help with collections the best I can

  • Rhonda says:

    I have some in opened Bennie babies the tag say two are 1999 and two are 1993 are they worth very much??

  • Anita says:

    that is a common bear..and right now sellers are trying to make a fast buck for a lot and those who pay more then $5.00 are going to be left being so sorry they spent more

  • Anita says:

    Yes your bear would be worth more if it had the red Ty ear tag….right now its worth about $3.00 if your lucky to get that amount

    any other beanie babie questions call between 9am to 3pm EST and leave a message if not answered and I will return all calls speak loud for I can hear your name and phone number…….330 748 4478
    glad to help anyone the best I can

    • Anita says:

      correction on price $3.00 frogot decimal point

    • Keri says:

      Hi Anita,
      I have 150+ beanie babies…maybe 2/3 of them still have the ear tag but have been removed so I could wash the beanie babies. Even thought I still have the ear tags for these, does it mean that they have little to no value any longer because the ear tag is no longer attached with the red plastic connector? One of these beanie babies is the “Garcia” bear with the rare misprint on the ear tag (“use” instead of “used”) and I was hoping to sell it, but I’m not sure what the true value would be. I haven’t gotten it authenticated…should I? I’ve seen these bears on eBay selling anywhere from $24.99 to $3,000.00 which doesn’t make sense to me why there is such a huge range in selling price for the same rare BB. Any insight you can provide is much appreciated! Thank you. ~Keri

  • Nathalie says:

    Hi! I have a the black bear, Blackie with only the TUSH tag that says: copyright 1993 TY Inc., Oakbrook I.L. USA., Surface washable, all new material,polyester fiber & PVCpellets, reg. no. and for ages 4 and up. It’s in perfect condition, no stains or anything. I would like to sell it…would you be able to recommend a price on what I should ask for? I understand this beany baby is retired.

    Thank you for your time and help!

  • sarah says:

    Found an original jade Teddy, second gen hang tag, first gen tush. Hang tag is pretty beat up but intact. From pics, I believe it’s missing the ribbon. Is there value in this, and how would I get it authenticated? Thanks

  • Anita says:

    if u need help with this call me at 330 748 4478 and i can give you prices

  • Cindy G says:

    I have also just inherited beanie babies. It is exhausting to figure it all out, I am in possession of 278 tagged babies. What do i do? Where do I begin?

  • Anita says:

    so true unless you have a princess bear without the rose…that bear is worth more its a oddity

  • Anita says:

    sellers are out to get a BIG MONEY on any beanie that at one time was worth money…but right now they are way down in value

  • Anita says:

    Yes it may be worth money….look under oddity’s on Ebay and you will see what some are going for….list it you may sell it

  • Danielle says:

    I Just found a beanie in its clear keepsake box when I was going through some of my daughters things. I have seen so many different things on its worth and im not sure if you know much about it, but it’s worth a try, right?;-) It’s the Millenium “Millennium” beanie. Any advice you could give me on its worth? I’ve seen it being listed for $5 all the way up to $1,250.

  • vicky grac says:

    thanks for caring for beanies Im a little confused when I go to ebay and see Princess Di for 3.000.000.00 can u clear this up for me because I have the exact same beanie scu# pellets and all much appreciated .

    • Love My Beanies says:

      Hello! Unfortunately on eBay there are a lot of crazy listed prices for all kinds of things from baseball cards to beanie babies. Ty made over 20 million Princess Bears. There was a time when they first came out they were worth over $1,000. That was over 15 years ago. Today, no Princess bear is really considered rare, and they typically sell in the $1-$10 range, no matter the variation or style.

      • Mrs Joy Reynolds says:

        Caught me fuming about what is going on on ebay. Princess is on ebay at vast prices. I have been in ty’s for many years. Queued all night + had to buy lots of other ones to get the one you were after. Also I was at lots of fairs & got loads of rare ones for me & friends. I bought a whole collection for 100.s of pounds I still have rare first gen attics & sets of large bears.I have Blackie large bear, he is in one of the books but without a tag. Mine does have a tag & it says ” with love” on it. I had Brownie & authenticated it & was sold at Btitainia Fairs & sold for a very good amount. I got Royal Blue Peanut from the same person & did not get it authenticated as I was keeping it.I am on here as I am looking to get it authenticated ( in UK ) & sell it.
        I love Sekura 1 & bought it for over £100, Sold it to a friend as I would still see it. Would you believe I bought one on ebay sealed in it’s authenticated box for £9.99. All Krazy. I could go on for ever, but rant over LOL

  • Sally says:

    Digger with 2nd gen swing tag and 1st gen tush tag. Is it worth anything please.
    Your site is extremely informative.
    Thank you.

    • Love My Beanies says:

      Hello! It’s definitely worth something. One that was authenticated recently sold for $138.00

  • Krispitty says:

    Lovemybeenies you are a wealth of knowledge on these little guys. I just inherited all of my childhood collection from my parents house the other day. We’re talking over a hundred 1st gen to 5th gen. Phew I’m exhausted just reading about them. And I find so much humor in people’s comments they leave here. The same questions over and over and some people are just downright rude to you. Sorry you have to deal with so many losers. Thanks for your help this was the best website to learn about bbabies for sure.

  • Anonymous says:

    I have found Quackers with a 4th generation hang tag but no website address at the bottom of the poem.
    I have read that all 4th generation beanies should have the ty address on them.
    It has all the markings of a real beanie. The tush tag says p.v.c pellets handmade in china etc etc.
    Is it a tag mistake? Has any body ever heard of this mistake?

    • Love My Beanies says:

      There are some versions that won’t have the website printed at the bottom. Coral is an example of another Beanie Babie that has a 4th Gen tag that can have no website printed at the bottom.

      • Anonymous says:

        Ok cool. Thankyou for letting me know.
        Just one more thing.
        Quackers also had a ty Deutshland, 90008 Nurnberg where the usual Canada address goes… Does this make him a rarer Beanie given that there is no web address also???
        Thanks again or your help.

  • Nicole says:

    I have 4th generation Rainbow but on the swing tag it says “Patti” on the tush tag it says rainbow! Could he be worth money? I have collected many beanie babies since I was a kid and just broke the whole container out to go through them and he’s the only one I think would or could be worth anything after all my research!

  • Anita says:

    you are correct on swing tag……but their are fake ones also

  • Anita says:

    What do you need help with? email me maybe I can help you…..I have helped many collectors for a long time…..mytrueblueangel@sbcglobal.net

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