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Antikamnia Calendars – Mischievous Marketing Skeletons

Antikamnia Calendars – Mischievous Marketing Skeletons

I came across these interesting and fascinating Antikamnia marketing calendars from the late 19th century at Unique Auctions, who are selling three at their auction on the 5th April. The Antikamnia company marketed a pain relieving powder to pharmacists and druggists of the late 19th and early 20th using these […]

Wonder Woman Movie Diana Prince Pop! Vinyl Figure

Wonder Woman Movie Diana Prince Pop! Vinyl Figure

This is our first feature on the new Wonder Woman and we will be writing more on her later in the year as her own film and the Justice League film is released. Her latest incarnation is played by Gal Gadot and this new Pop Vinyl is an exclusive to […]

Royal Copenhagen Easter Egg Decorations

Royal Copenhagen Easter Egg Decorations

The 2017 Royal Copenhagen Easter Egg decorations include 6 fresh designs of butterflies, flowers and birds: Blue Butterfly, Pink Butterfly, Crocus, Violet, Waxwing and Sparrow. Butterflies, flowers and birds. Decorated in delicate colours on pure white porcelain, Royal Copenhagen Easter decorations are welcome signs of spring. The first Easter egg […]

Bentley Continental GT3 Limited Edition 1st Car in Scalextric 60th Anniversary Collection

Bentley Continental GT3 Limited Edition 1st Car in Scalextric 60th Anniversary Collection

Scalextric celebrates its 60th anniversary in 2017 and to mark the event seven special 60 year cars are being created the first being a Bentley Continental GT3. The Scalextric Bentley Continental GT3 Limited Edition is set for release in the Summer but is available to pre-order. The models produced will […]

Disney Pins 2017 Preview

Disney Pins 2017 Preview

Disney have previewed some the exciting Disney Park pin exclusives arriving in 2017. The sets include two anniversaries of rides the Jungle Cruise 45th Anniversary (released in Florida on May 11, 2017) and the 50th Anniversary of the Pirates of the Caribbean attraction at Disneyland park (released in March). Other pin sets […]

Barbie and Moschino team up to create a red carpet moment!

Barbie and Moschino team up to create a red carpet moment!

Barbie® and Moschino® have teamed up with the help of Carlyle Nuera to create this Barbie and Ken giftset. The set is priced at $200. Barbie® and Moschino® team up to celebrate a bold red carpet moment! The Moschino® Barbie® and Ken®; Giftset features the iconic couple rocking the same […]

Barbie Honors People Magazine’s “World’s Greatest Dads” Jerry O’Connell and Mario Lopez with One-of-a-Kind Dolls

Barbie Honors People Magazine’s “World’s Greatest Dads” Jerry O’Connell and Mario Lopez with One-of-a-Kind Dolls

To amplify the Barbie brand’s #DadsWhoPlayBarbie campaign and celebrate People’s “World’s Greatest Dads” special feature, today Barbie honors celebrity dads, Jerry O’Connell and Mario Lopez, with one-of-a-kind dolls made in their likeness. This partnership with People is part of Barbie’s first campaign highlighting the role of dads, which launched with […]

Swarovski Swarovski SCS Jubilee Edition 2017 Swans

Swarovski Swarovski SCS Jubilee Edition 2017 Swans

The Swarovski Collectors Society (SCS) celebrates its 30th anniversary in 2017 and to celebrate Swarovski artisans have brought the brand’s iconic symbol to life in the wonderful Jubilee Swans. The Jubilee Swans have been designed by Martin Zendron. This is a wonderful Swarovski design from one of the best designers. […]

Theresa May Prime Minister Brexitannia Figure from Bairstow Pottery

Theresa May Prime Minister Brexitannia Figure from Bairstow Pottery

The latest figurine from Bairstow Pottery is a caricature based on Prime Minister Theresa May. The figure designed by Ray Noble shows Theresa May sitting as “Rule Britannia”, dressed in the Union Flag, sitting on her throne with her foot over the head of Michael Gove. At rear of her is Boris Johnson […]

Bing & Grøndahl 2017 Christmas Plate

Bing & Grøndahl 2017 Christmas Plate

The 2017 Bing & Grøndahl Christmas Plate has just been released and shows a mother and child waiting for father to return with a Christmas Tree. The plate has been designed by Dag Samsund. Father has gone to get a Christmas tree and the family is anxiously looking for him […]