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Spitting Image Pet Hates Toys information and price guide

Spitting Image Pet Hates Toys information and price guide

The Spitting Image Pet Hates toys were launched in the mid 1980s and were based on the caricatures of a number of political figures of the time. There were of six Spitting Image Pet Hates toys in the set and included Margaret Thatcher, Neil Kinnock, David Owen (with David Steele in his pocket), […]

Shelley Harmony Ware VasesSold for £150 at Adam Partidge in December 2014.

Shelley Harmony Ware information and price guide

  Shelley have produced many colourful and notable including the 1930s Shelley Harmony Ware. The streaked, dripped design in bright colours proved very popular and was produced in large quantities in a variety of different shapes. The design was created by Shelley’s lead designer Eric Slater in 1932 and was […]

Swarovski Statue of Liberty online exclusive

Swarovski Statue of Liberty online exclusive

Swarovski latest additions includes an online exclusive of New York’s Statue of Liberty. One of New York’s most famous landmarks, the Statue of Liberty, is interpreted in stunning clear crystal in this spectacular design. Featuring 217 bold and intricate facets, this dazzling piece feels at once modern and timeless. Remember […]

Lace Bobbins – The Decorative Charm of Lace Bobbins

Lace Bobbins – The Decorative Charm of Lace Bobbins

A growing interest in lace collecting has also created a renewed interest in old pillow lace bobbins. Lace bobbins have always been a decorative adjunct to lace making and although functional and fairly standard in form the bobbin flourished in its decorative charm with carving, colour, material and decoration making […]

Collecting Affordable Designer

Collecting Affordable Designer

I don’t really class myself as a Designer Diva, however, I do always seem to pick the most expensive item in the shop or fall in love with the out of reach prices for items in magazines. So the easiest way for me to work around this little problem is […]

Wade Limited Edition Garfield Whimsies Celebrate 40 Years of Garfield

Wade Limited Edition Garfield Whimsies Celebrate 40 Years of Garfield

A special 40th anniversary, limited-edition pair of Wade Garfield Whimsies has been released by the Wade Collectors Club and include a standing and sitting version. Each Garfield Whimsie is priced at £24.99 and is boxed in an exclusive Wade Whimsieland box and comes with a certificate of authenticity. For more […]

Never Seen Before Beatles Magical Mystery Tour Photographs

Never Seen Before Beatles Magical Mystery Tour Photographs

Unique Auctions 2019 New Years Day sale includes 15 pictures including John Lennon, Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr & George Harrison, and an autographed letter by three of The Beatles. The collection includes 15 never seen before photographs taken in 1967 by a Lincoln gentleman working in Cornwall at the time of […]

Exceptional Collection of Doulton Lambeth including Hannah Barlow at Unique Auctions

Exceptional Collection of Doulton Lambeth including Hannah Barlow at Unique Auctions

One of the best collections of Doulton Lambeth and early Royal Doulton for many years is to be sold at Lincoln Auctioneers Unique Auctions as part of their New Years Day auction. The single owner collection features includes nearly 100 pieces including designers Hannah Barlow, Florence Barlow, Arthur  Barlow, Emma […]

Corgi No 290 Kojak Buick

Corgi No 290 Kojak Buick

The Corgi No 290 Kojak Buick features his brown buick and two figures including Kojak  in jacket and hat holding and pointing his revolver. Crocker is in the back seat firing backwards. The model also came with a self adhesive Lieutenant badge. The original Corgi Kojak Buick was released in […]

Moomin Christmas with Light Snowfall and Advent Calendar

Moomin Christmas with Light Snowfall and Advent Calendar

The Moomin Winter design for 2018 is Light Snowfall. Light Snowfall, features Moomintroll from the book Moominland Midwinter. Light Snowfall shows the moment when Moomintroll experiences his first snowfall. The design is based on Tove Jansson’s original artwork which Tove Slotte has interpreted onto a mug, bowl and spoon. The design has a very Christmas […]