Whether you’re starting out on a new collecting adventure or you’re already surrounded by a full collection you may need for further information on your hobby.
Having trouble distinguishing genuine vintage owl jewelry from modern reproductions? Here are some handy tips to determine if your owl jewelry is truly vintage.
Antique glass marbles are highly collectible and the types range from handmade examples from German glassmakers of the 1800s to U.S. machine made marbles of the
Gurley Novelty Co., makers of small wax figures/candles whose designs were themed around specific holidays, such as Halloween, Thanksgiving, and Christmas.
Vintage Pyrex is a popular collectible today but of the hundreds of patterns available, there are some designs which are more popular than others. In particular, the patterns of mixing bowls, casserole dishes, and refrigerator sets that come in cheerful colors such as pink and turquoise, are much more popular
Why "Piggy Banks"? Perhaps it was a pun on the pygg clay pottery or because the pig was a family's "food bank". Either way piggy banks are now quite collectible
The dilemma every collector faces; how to display your collection and not look like a crazy hoarder. There are many ways you can proudly display your life’s passion and you do not have to stick with just one style. Depending on what you want to display you may have several equally stylish options.
The Mickey Mouse Lunch Kit was the first modern day lunch box; first produced in 1935 this oval metal lunch kit was made by Geuder, Paeschke & Frey of Milwaukee
Fire King is a brand of glassware produced by Anchor Hocking Glass Corporation between 1940 an 1976 and is highly collectible. Tips on collecting Fire King glassware
Collecting vintage and antique coffee tins can be a fun and rewarding hobby. Coffee tins are the second most collected advertising tins just after tobacco tins.
Beginners guide to collecting vintage salt and pepper shakers. Descriptions of common manufacturers including Howard Holt, Enesco, Lego and Napcoware
Collectors today can find an enormous selection of Coca-cola memorabilia and collectibles, Coca-Cola collectors divide themselves up into smaller groups of collectors.
Collecting vintage Avon fragrance bottles can be a fun and rewarding hobby and there are many styles of bottles to choose from including owls, cars, people, and more.
Looking for Josef Originals figurines? These lovely little figurines were originally designed by Muriel Joseph George in California in 1945. Whether you love the animals or the “dolls” there is something their for everyone.
Interested in collecting cookie jars but not sure where to start? Let’s take a look at some history of cookie jars, the types and styles of cookie jars, and where to find them.