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The NAO Three Wise Man

The NAO Three Wise Man

Among the NAO Fall issues are new interpretations of the Three Wise Men. The three designs have all been sculpted by Regino Torrijos. The models are King Balthasar with Jug, King Gaspar with Cup and King Melchior with Chest. Each is priced at £155 in the UK. For more information visit http://www.naoporcelain.com

The Oh Jeremy Corbyn Character Jug from Bairstow Pottery

The Oh Jeremy Corbyn Character Jug from Bairstow Pottery

The latest release from Bairstow Pottery is an exclusive design of Labour Leader Jeremy Corbyn. The exclusive design is titles Oh Jeremy Corbyn and three colourways are initially being created. There is an open edition version with black jacket and red tie (£32.95), and two limited editions of 500 in […]

Ladybird Books Special Stamps

Ladybird Books Special Stamps

Just released on the 14th September from Royal Mail is this fun set of stamps based on the Ladybird Books which themselves have become very collectible. There are 8 stamps is the Ladybird Books set of stamps covering all the themes: Adventures from History, 2nd Class Well-loved Tales, 2nd Class Key […]

Wade Dachsund by Wharton Lang

Wade Dachsund by Wharton Lang

The Wade Collectors Club will be launching a limited edition Dachshund designed by Wharton Lang, son of the famous Wade designer Faust Lang. The new Dachshund model is being created in a limited edition of 100 and will be released at the Peterborough Festival of Antiques on the 29th and 30th […]

The Steve Bonney Dinky Collection at Vectis

The Steve Bonney Dinky Collection at Vectis

On September 6th Vectis Auction will be presenting one of the finest Dinky Toy Collections to be sold in recent years. The owner, Steve Bonney has been collecting fine Dinky for over 30 years, and the auction will consist of over 700 lots of British Dinky cars, commercials, buses and […]

Cath Kidston and Disney’s Peter Pan

Cath Kidston and Disney’s Peter Pan

Cath Kidston’s successful collaboration with Disney has its fourth instalment with a range based on Peter Pan set for release on the 22nd September. The previous Cath Kidston Disney collections featured Winnie the Pooh, Minnie and Mickey and 101 Dalmatians have all received favourable reviews and sales, with considerable interest […]

Corgi Limited Edition Routemaster and Mini to Celebrate Queen’s 70th Wedding Anniversary

Corgi Limited Edition Routemaster and Mini to Celebrate Queen’s 70th Wedding Anniversary

To celebrate the 70th Anniversary of the wedding of HM Queen Elizabeth II & HRH Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, Corgi has produced a die-cast Classic Routemaster and Mini in unique commemorative liveries. 70th Anniversary of The Royal Wedding Classic Mini – Scale 1:36 Length 85mm 70th Anniversary of The Royal […]

Wade International Whimsie Day Doleful Dan and Cheeful Charlie

Wade International Whimsie Day Doleful Dan and Cheeful Charlie

19th July has become known as the Wade Whimsie Day as it celebrates the day in 1891 when Sir George Wade was born in Burslem, Stoke-on-Trent. This is the fifth Wade International Whimsie Day and to mark the day a pair of Wade Whimsies – Doleful Dan and Cheeful Charlie […]

Lladro’s African Savannah

Lladro’s African Savannah

Now and again you see a piece and say Wow! Lladro’s new edition African Savannah is one of these. Sculpted by Ernest Massuet the piece measures over one metre long  and features a female elephant leading a herd over the Savannah in search of water. The African Savannah piece will be out […]

New James Bond Corgi including 50th anniversary You Only Live Twice Gyrocopter

New James Bond Corgi including 50th anniversary You Only Live Twice Gyrocopter

Corgi will be releasing 6 new James Bond models in July and August including the 50th anniversary You Only Live Twice Gyrocopter ‘Little Nellie’. Q delivers the film’s signature gadget to Bond (Sean Connery) in southern Japan where he takes it in search of Blofeld’s rocket base. When four SPECTRE helicopters swoop to […]