Bailey : Gary Lowenthal's Daughter. The name is used throughout the Boyds Lines.
Bearstone : The first line of Boyds
Resin Pieces. Hence usually the most valuble. Includes The Shoe Box
Bottom Stamp : The stamp on the bottom of resin pieces. Usually with an edition number and a famous quote.
Boyds, Maryland : Where the Boyds Colleciton was founded.
Boyds Collector Forum : The oldest Boyds Website
BoydsCollectibles.com : : The offical Boyds Company website
Collectors Bee : They put out a bi yearly value guide for the plush and resin lines.
Dollstone : The 3rd resin line. Featuring little children.
F.O.B. : The Loyal Order of the
Friends of Boyds. A offical fan club offered by the Boyds LTD. It
also has special pieces
Folkstone : The second resin collection. It features folk art, frogs, wee folkstones, and fairies.
Gary Lowenthal : The President
and Founder of the Boyds Collection LTD. Is seen all around the country
G.C.C. : Stands for Gift Creative Concepts. Offers limited edition and early release Boyds Products
Head Bean : See Gary Lowenthal
Justina Lowenthal : Is the wife of
the Head Bean, and is featured in many resin pieces, including Justin &
Matthew : Is the son of the Head Bean, and is featured in many plush and resin pieces.
Michigan 7 : A group of Boyds lovers that live in Michigan.
M.O.B. : AOL Boyds Club.
N.A.L.E.D. : Offers limited edition and early release Boyds Products. Also gives general bear awards every year.
Old Uncle Bean : See Gary Lowenthal
Paw Print : On every Boyds Resin piece
there is either a paw (bearstone), star (folkstone), shoe (dollstone),
Q.V.C. : The Cable Station that provides
exclusives and premier editions. Also hosts the boyds shows.