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Crowning Glory – Grow Hair Dolls

Crowning Glory – Grow Hair Dolls

Imagine how useful it would be if we had little knobs, strings or keys in our backs, enabling us to instantly lengthen our hair from a short, everyday bob to long, flowing locks which would make even Rapunzel jealous.  Lots of dolls have this useful feature; they don’t need sessions […]

Annie Dolls – The Sun Will Come Out Tomorrow

Annie Dolls – The Sun Will Come Out Tomorrow

Collecting Annie Dolls – When the Annie musical first hit London, in 1978, following on from the Broadway production a year before, it was a smash-hit. It gave numerous young girls a chance to shine, amongst them a very youthful Catherine Zeta Jones, who played the lead role in a […]

Disneyland 60th Anniversary Countdown Series Pins

Disneyland 60th Anniversary Countdown Series Pins

The Disneyland resort in Anaheim will celebrate its 60th anniversary this year and we expect to see many exciting collectibles and news throughout the year of celebration. Just released is the first of the 60th Anniversary Countdown Series pins. The Blue 60th pin is released on the 31st January. Each […]

Record Price for Palitoy Boba Fett Figure

Record Price for Palitoy Boba Fett Figure

A Boba Fett Star Wars vintage figure from The Empire Strikes Back has sold at Vectis auctions for a record £18,000. The figure is from the collection of Star Wars expert Craig Stevens. The sale also included other rare carded figures including a Palitoy Star Wars The Empire Strikes Back Ben (Obi-Wan) […]

Twelve Paintings by Jack Vettriano

Twelve Paintings by Jack Vettriano

One of the most significant private collections of paintings by the celebrated Scottish artist, Jack Vettriano, is to be sold in a stand-alone auction at Bonhams Edinburgh on 31 March. The collection comprises 12 paintings and is estimated at £800,000-1,200,000.

Corgi’s James Bond Aston Martin DB5 Goldfinger 50th Anniversary sell out

Corgi’s James Bond Aston Martin DB5 Goldfinger 50th Anniversary sell out

Corgis Goldfinger 50th Anniversary editions of the class James Bond Aston Martin have sold out on the Corgi site.

Gremlins collection of toys inc Neca Gizmo Mogwai 8" plush Glove Puppet with squeaker

There’s Gremlins at Vectis

Vectis have an exciting week ahead with one of the best British Star Wars collections going under the hammer in their 28th January auction but only if they can overcome the Gremlins in the same auction. With Gremlins 3 being talked about for the past couple of years and ever […]

Madame Alexander’s Limited Edition Elsa Doll

Madame Alexander’s Limited Edition Elsa Doll

This is definitely a wow! doll from Madame Alexander (don’t tell anyone but we are big fans of MA dolls here at WCN). Obviously based on Elsa from Disney’s Frozen this is truly a collectors doll being made to order and limited to just 6 dolls.

Roy Rogers Toys & Collectibles Auction

Roy Rogers Toys & Collectibles Auction

EJ’s forthcoming auction on the 24th January features some 200 lots of Roy Rogers toys and Roy Rogers collectibles. The Arizona based auction house have collected together a treasure trove of assorted Roy Rogers items that should attract collectors from all over the world.

Collecting Male Movie Dolls

Collecting Male Movie Dolls

Up until recently, male dolls were very few and far between, but over the last few years, as the trend for character dolls has grown, men have been making their presence felt – and how. Dolls are made to represent footballers, pop stars, sportsmen and even politicians. Here, though, we’re […]