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The 2016 Annual Swarovski Collectors Society Ornament

The 2016 Annual Swarovski Collectors Society Ornament

  2016 sees the Annual Swarovski Collectors Society Ornament celebrate its 25th anniversary. For 2016 the ornament is a lovely golden  star which is once again designed by Verena Castelein. The edition is available in a clear edition and coloured edition.  The ornament is priced at $75/£49. This exquisite golden crystal version […]

The 2016 Holiday Barbie Dolls

The 2016 Holiday Barbie Dolls

The 2016 Holiday™ Barbie Dolls feature three different dolls in delightful dresses each with adetailed bodice and bracelet.They are priced at $39.95 each. A beloved tradition for more than 25 years, the 2016 Holiday Barbie™ doll rings in the wonder of the holidays and all the joyous festivities. Dressed in […]

Lladro gets Jazzed up with All That Jazz

Lladro gets Jazzed up with All That Jazz

  The Lladro 2016 Fall/Winter introductions include some impressive models including All That Jazz which has been designed by the talented José Luis Santes. José Luis Santes was also responsible for Salsa in 2015, Passionate Tango Noir and Let’s Swing in 2014 among other music and dance theme Lladro figurines. In the UK […]

Robert Harrop Mrs Christmas Old English Sheepdog

Robert Harrop Mrs Christmas Old English Sheepdog

Mrs Christmas is the 2015 Christmas Special edition from Robert Harrop and features and as with the the 2015 editions features an Old English Sheepdog.  The piece has been sculpted by Simon Boden and is being produced in a limited of 150. The Robert Mrs Christmas Old English Sheepdog is priced at £65. […]

AbracaSPARKLE Wendy Halloween Doll from Madame Alexander

AbracaSPARKLE Wendy Halloween Doll from Madame Alexander

We always love the approach to Halloween to see what goodies and collectibles are coming out. Over the last few years there have been less companies releasing special editions but Madame Alexander continue to create delightful dolls for the season. AbracaSPARKLE shows Wendy as a cute witch with cape and […]

Swarovski Disney Mickey & Minnie Limited Edition

Swarovski Disney Mickey & Minnie Limited Edition

Swarovski’s prestige Disney pieces over the last few years have been very impressive and the latest masterpiece of Swarovski craftsmanship featuring Mickey & Minnie does not disappoint. Mickey & Minnie are expertly embellished with 40’830 crystals, hand-set in Swarovski’s exclusive crystal Pointiage® technique. The models take over 184 hours to […]

New Madame Alexander Fairy Tale Brides

New Madame Alexander Fairy Tale Brides

Madame Alexander Dolls new Fairy Tale Brides include the Fairy Tale Bride Cinderella – 8″ Collectible Doll, and Fairy Tale Bride Sleeping Beauty – 8″ Collectible Doll. Both are priced at $99.95. Cinderella is ready for her fairytale wedding. Wearing a blue and white shimmering ball gown that any Fairy Godmother would be […]

Royal Crown Derby Strawberry Thief Thrush

Royal Crown Derby Strawberry Thief Thrush

William Morris patterns have influenced design ever since their first appearance. Royal Crown Derby’s latest release is a thrush inspired by one of William Morris’s most famous patterns The Strawberry Thief. The pattern itself takes as its subject the thrushes that Morris found stealing fruit in his kitchen garden of his […]

Royal Crown Derby Rio Toucan

Royal Crown Derby Rio Toucan

Just released from Royal Crown Derby is this wonderful and colourful Rio Toucan. Designed by Carmen Roome and modelled by Peter Allen the Rio Toucan measures 17cm high. It is a very impressive and lovely piece and would form a great keepsake for the Olympics in Rio. Inspired by the celebrations […]

50 Shades of Earl Grey Teapot from Carters Teapots

50 Shades of Earl Grey Teapot from Carters Teapots

World Collectors Net has been a big fan of Tony Carter and his collectable teapots for many years. We even had a commission some time ago a Halloween Coke Stove in eerie orange. This is quite rare so if you see one pick it up. Recently released by Carters of […]