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Willow Tree® adds to the family picture with new sibling sculptures

Willow Tree® adds to the family picture with new sibling sculptures

Willow Tree® is launching a new sibling sculptures to join their Family Grouping collection. The sculpture, designed by artist Susan Lordi is entitled My New Baby portrays two children – an older sibling embracing a new-born baby while curled up on a comfy beanbag. It is the unspoken presentation of both possession and pride, […]

Lladro launch new web site

Lladro launch new web site

Lladro have updated their main web site Lladro.com. The new fresh design still keeps the Lladro white and has a traditional left hand menu on larger screens. The responsive design works especially well on tablets and mobile phones. I like the way the Lladro Histoey is depicted. I would still […]

Royal Copenhagen Christmas Motif 2018

Royal Copenhagen Christmas Motif 2018

The Christmas plates from Royal Copenhagen have been issued every year since 1908 with a different motif decorating the plate each year. For 2018 the motif is The Christmas Tree Salesman. For 2018 the Christmas Tree Salesman motif will appear on the Royal Copenhagen Christmas plate, Christmas bell, Christmas drop and Christmas cup […]

Scars of Dracula Count Dracula

Scars of Dracula Count Dracula

For fans of Hammer films and Dracula this new Scars of Dracula Count Dracula one fourth scale statue, measuring 21″ tall. In the film Dracula was played by the iconic Christopher Lee, who has been expertly created in the Star Ace Toys new line. Even the figure looks menacing. The statue stands on […]

Rope My Heart Trail of Painted Ponies Valentine Edition

Rope My Heart Trail of Painted Ponies Valentine Edition

Rope My Heart is one four new Trail of Painted Ponies for Winter 2018. Rope My Heart has been designed by Lorna Matsuda and features hearts on its mane and hindquarters, as well a heart shaped lasso rope. Rope My Heart – Whether it’s galloping along a beautiful beach at […]

Swarovski Collectors Society SCS Gifts and Editions for 2018

Swarovski Collectors Society SCS Gifts and Editions for 2018

The Swarovski Collectors Society gifts and annual editions never fail to impress and for 2018 there are some wonderful new models. The highlight as always is annual edition which is the Giraffe Mudiwa which is once again designed by Martin Zendron. To accompany the Giraffe Mudiwa is the Giraffe Baby. Swarovski SCS Giraffe Mudiwa Imagine yourself […]

Merry Christmas Santa! from Lladro

Merry Christmas Santa! from Lladro

Merry Christmas Santa! from Lladro Lladro have produced a new Father Christmas for 2017 designed by José Santaeulalia, entitled Merry Christmas Santa! The delightful figure measures 38cm x 13cm and  is priced at £700. Santa is depicted in his traditional red outfit, greeting a little boy whilst delivering presents. This glazed […]

Mail Shot the 2017 Harmony Kingdom Santa

Mail Shot the 2017 Harmony Kingdom Santa

The Harmony Kingdom  Annual Santa model for 2017 is Mail Shot. Mail Shot is being released in a timed edition available until December 24th 2017. The figure shows Santa trying a new approach to delivering presents by being fired from a cannon. As usual with all Harmony Kingdom Treasure Jests […]

Steiff Christmas Teddy Bear 2017 Jingle Bells!

Steiff Christmas Teddy Bear 2017 Jingle Bells!

The 2017 Steiff Christmas Teddy Bear is Jingle Bells! The Steiff Christmas Teddy Bear is being produced in a limited edition of 1,225 and is priced at $250 in the US and £199 in the UK. “All good things come in threes!” With the season of goodwill approaching, the Christmas Teddy bear reached three times […]

The 2017 Annual Swarovski Collectors Society Ornament

The 2017 Annual Swarovski Collectors Society Ornament

The 2017 Annual Swarovski Collectors Society Ornament has once again been designed by Verena Castelein. This Swarovski Collectors Society Ornament is a crystal star features a metal tag engraved with ‘2017’. Hanging on an elegant white satin ribbon, the ornament reflects the light beautifully. The ornament measures 7.7 x 6.1 x 0.9 […]