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Guinness Posters of John Gilroy

Guinness Posters of John Gilroy

John Gilroy’s iconic artwork, designs and influence for the Guinness advertising campaigns, from 1928 to the 1960s, are still current today and the original Guinness posters are very collectable. John Gilroy was responsible for some of the most famous advertising campaigns in history and helped turn around the fortunes of Guinness […]

Quentin Blake A Retrospective at Christies

Quentin Blake A Retrospective at Christies

The Quentin Blake A Retrospective is running at Christies from the 3rd to the 12th July, and includes 178 lots from Quentin Blake’s personal collection, being offered at live auction and an online sale. The sales comprise works from the past 40 years of his career, including illustrations of characters that have […]

Buddy Holly Royal Doulton Character Jug

Buddy Holly Royal Doulton Character Jug

Buddy Holly Royal Doulton Character Jug We still love the Royal Doulton character jugs at WCN. There have been many great examples, and now is a great time to collect as the prices of most models are way below their peak. The Buddy Holly Character Jug has a design number D7100 […]

A Midwinter Zambesi pattern dinner service designed by Jessie Tait

Jessie Tait Designs for Midwinter Pottery

Post-war ceramics arrived in an explosion of style and colour, creating contemporary ‘new look’ that is so desirable among collectors today. One of the most innovative potteries was Midwinter Pottery, largely due to one of its most celebrated designers – Jessie Tait. She was the only full time in-house designer […]

Rober Harrop Captain Scarlet Symphony Angel Limited Edition

Rober Harrop Captain Scarlet Symphony Angel Limited Edition

Robert Harrop have added a new piece to their Captain Scarlet and the Mysterons collection with Symphony Angel. Symphony Angel is one of five ace pilots for Spectrum.  She flies the Angel Interceptor aircraft from the floating Cloudbase HQ. Symphony and her team offer air support to the Spectrum agents on […]

Oliver Christmas Bear 2018 (31cm)

Harrods Oliver Christmas Bear 2018

  It is that time of year again when Harrods present their annual Harrods Christmas Bear and for 2018 the little fellow has the name Oliver. Oliver will be the 33rd Christmas bear. He is white bear and is dressed in a cosy quilted jacket with a tartan-lined hood and furry trims. […]

Dinky a boxed No. 104 Spectrum Pursuit VehicleSold for £100 at Vectis, May 2018. Inage Copyright Vectis.

Captain Scarlet Collectables and Captain Scarlet and the Mysterons Collectables and Toys Price Guide

Captain Scarlet and the Mysterons, normally Captain Scarlet was first broadcast in 1967 and was produced by the Century 21 Productions company of Gerry and Sylvia Anderson, John Read and Reg Hill. It was the eight series to be produced by the Andersons and follows the hostilities between Earth and a race of […]

Collectible Glass Chocolates that Last a Lifetime

Collectible Glass Chocolates that Last a Lifetime

From their home studio tucked away on the rural coast of northern California, a pair of sisters create works of art that look good enough to eat. Dinah and Patty Hulet have created stunning art glass that you’ll find in museums, galleries, and the finest gift shops in the world. […]

Moominmug Moominsday 2018. Image Copyright Arabia

New Moomin Mug for Moomin Day 2018

The 2018 Moomin Day is just over a month away and will see the launch of a special Moomin Mug which will only be available for 24 hours. Moomin Day is celebrated every year on 9 August which is the birthday of Momin creator Tove Jansson. This years mug shows ‘ A […]

Dinky No 102 Joe 90 - Joes Car - metallic aqua whiteSold for £130 at Vectis, April 2017.

Joe 90 Collectables and Joe 90 Toys Price Guide

Gerry Anderson’s Joe 90 follows the adventures of a nine-year-old boy, Joe McClaine, who starts a double life as a schoolchild-turned-superspy after his scientist father invents a device capable of duplicating expert knowledge and experience and transferring it to a human brain. The series ran from 1968 to 1969 and […]