"So, they went off together. But wherever they go, and whatever happens to them on the way, in that enchanted place on the top of the Forest, a little boy and his Bear will always be playing.”

—The House at Pooh Corner by A. A. Milne

         “I love you right up to the moon—and back.”

“On the night you were born, the moon smiled with such wonder that the stars peeked in to see you and the night wind whispered, ‘Life will never be the same.’”

—On the Night You Were Born by Nancy Tillman

“And now here is my secret, a very simple secret: It is only with the heart that one can see rightly; what is essential is invisible to the eye.”

—The Little Prince by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

     “Let the wild rumpus start!”

                —Where the Wild Things Are by Maurice Sendak




“I know you’ll be kind… and clever… and bold. And the bigger your heart, the more it will hold. When nights are black and when days are gray—you’ll be brave and be bright so no shadows can stay. And become anybody that you’d like to be. And then I’ll look at you and you’ll look at me and I’ll love you, whoever you’ve grown up to be.” —The Wonderful Things You Will Be by Emily Winfield Martin

How we


Kanstinator and Bear was born around the same time that both my sons were. Being a mother for the first time, really changed how I viewed and valued the clothes I chose to dress them in. I really felt the need for a quality and timelessness that was hard to find, hence my journey to source and share these unique items with you — Anthea Canham, CEO & Founder of Kanstinator and Bear