Collecting Toys

Twilight Barbies

Twilight Barbies

Get the Complete Set of Twilight Barbie Dolls! Barbie dolls are some of the most collected dolls of all time. Therefore, the Twilight Barbies, including Bella, Edward and Jacob, are sure to be a hit with children and collectors. Most of us started collecting with our childhood Barbie collection. We actually spent hours playing with, […]

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Matchbox Die Cast Cars

Matchbox Die Cast Cars

Matchbox Die Cast Cars were introduced to the world in the early 50’s by Lesley Products, a British manufacturing company. Ownership of the Matchbox brand changed several time over the decades, but were subsequently sold to their greatest competitor Mattel, who still currently owns Matchbox cars and products. The name “Matchbox” was selected simply due […]

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Mr. Potato Head Meets DC Comics

Mr. Potato Head Meets DC Comics

A Mr. Potato Head toy collection isn’t complete without DC Comics versions of this classic toy. Batman, Superman, even Wonder Woman are represented in the Hasbro toys. Add these iconic treats to your own collection. Popular Toy Collections Mr. Potato Head, along with the Mrs and the whole family, are popular for collectors of classic […]

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Legos ~ Toy of the Century

Legos ~ Toy of the Century

Legos have been around my entire life and are such a great way to encourage creativity and imagination through play. It is no surprise that Legos have been named “Toy of the Century” twice! LEGO Education Brick Set 779384 (884 Pieces)Check Price   Lego Legacy Lego’s “father” company was established in 1932 in a village […]

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Classic Hot Wheels From Mattel

Classic Hot Wheels From Mattel

One of the great classic collectible toys is Mattel’s Hot Wheels. Car lovers and classic toy collectors love Hot Wheels for the true-to-life designs, based on real cars and vibrantly painted. Mattel’s Hot Wheels Introduction In 1968, Mattel introduced it’s miniature toy cars with 16 models. These original cars are called the Sweet 16 by […]

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Glass Display Cabinets For Toy Collections

Written by on June 26, 2013 in Collecting Toys, Displaying Toys with 2 Comments
Glass Display Cabinets For Toy Collections

With toy collecting, like any kind of hobby collections, you want a great way to show off all of your wonderful items. Some you may add to shelves or on top of furniture, but you may also want to display your toy collection in special cabinet. Glass Display Cabinets The cabinets that are made entirely […]

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Vintage Paper Dolls

Vintage Paper Dolls

Paper Dolls have been around my whole life! My original paper dolls were one of my first “craft projects”. I remember spending days cutting out cartoons from the Sunday newspaper and pasting the pictures to cardboard to make my own paper dolls. It was rare to find a character that was facing forward to make […]

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John Deere Collectible Toy Tractors

John Deere Collectible Toy Tractors

You don’t have to have been raised on a farm to love collecting John Deere toy tractors. John Deere is such an icon for the farm world, but also for the enjoyment of collecting those special toys that represent the farming world. Collectible Toy Tractors Yes, I have a brother-in-law, a compete city guy, who […]

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Ty Beanie Baby Ghosts for Halloween Collections

Ty Beanie Baby Ghosts for Halloween Collections

So many of us collect Ty’s Beanie Babies. We collect them just because they are all so delightful. When I saw the Ghost Beanie Babies, I was hooked. My own large group of these darlings couldn’t be complete without some ghosts. Specialty Collections Like so many other collectors of Beanie Babies, I have specialty groups […]

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Classic Wood Lincoln Logs for Building Collections

Classic Wood Lincoln Logs for Building Collections

In a world of plastic, isn’t it fun to go back to those wood building sets like Lincoln Logs? That look of the Frontier West with log cabins is just too much fun. Lincoln Logs were my first building sets. And I’m sure many of you still know them today. History of Lincoln Logs It […]

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