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Wade Whimsies Flintstones set of 4 dinosaurs

Wade Whimsies Flintstones Price Guide

The Wade Whimsies Flintstones set of dinosaurs was originally released in 1965 in the Wade Flintstones Party Crackers and later in the Wade Animal Party Crackers set.There were four was figures released including Dino, Sabre Tooth Tiger, Bronti and Rhino. For fans of The Flintstones Dino will be the most […]

The Naturalism of Manuel Mafra Portuguese Palissy Ware

The Naturalism of Manuel Mafra Portuguese Palissy Ware

Manuel Cipriano Gomes Mafra (1829-1905) was one of the foremost Portuguese ceramists of the 19th century who developed a vast array of work influenced by the natural world. Manuel Mafra’s pottery work, marked by naturalism, was strongly influenced by the French 16th century engineer, craftsman and potter Bernard Palissy . […]

Wade Disney Fox and The Hound Figures

Wade Disney The Fox and the Hound Price Guide

Wade Disney The Fox and the Hound Price Guide – Wade had great success with their Disney Hat Box Series and one of the lesser known sets was from the Disney film The Fox and the Hound. The The Fox and the Hound set consisted of four figures Tod, Copper, Big […]

Wade Lady and the Tramp Disney Blow Ups Price Guide

Wade Lady and the Tramp Disney Blow Ups Price Guide

Wade had great success with their Disney Hat Box Series of figures and followed on with a series of 10 larger Disney characters, eight of which were from the Disney film Lady and the Tramp. These models were around five to six  inches tall, and became known as ‘Blow-ups’ amongst collectors. […]

Wade and Disney – The Wade Hat Box Series

Wade and Disney – The Wade Hat Box Series

Disney and the Wade Hat Box Series Wade and Disney are two of the hottest collectable names around – so a combination of both makes for something really special. In 1955, Walt Disney’s Film Lady and the Tramp was released and was a tremendous success, combining an appealing story, enchanting animation, […]

Bold Blue Gold Rhino from Lladro

Bold Blue Gold Rhino from Lladro

This impressive Rhino is the latest edition to the Lladro collection. Featuring a fantastic modern blue design and gold details the model manages to the strength and majesty of the rhino. It is a very contemporary that should be popular to collectors. In this porcelain piece the bold decoration gives a […]

Barbies Inspiring Women range expands with Ella, Billie Jean and Florence

Barbies Inspiring Women range expands with Ella, Billie Jean and Florence

Three new dolls featuring Ella Fitzgerald, Bille Jean King and Florence Nightingale have been added to The Barbie® Inspiring Women™ Series. This expands on the collection which already features Rosa Parks and Sally Ride. Ella Fitzgerald Barbie Doll – It was a chance opportunity to perform at the famous Apollo Theater […]

Lladro Queen Amidala in the Throne Room from Star Wars

Lladro Queen Amidala in the Throne Room from Star Wars

On the 20th anniversary of her first appearance in Star Wars: Episode I – The Phantom Menace, Lladró artists have created an amazing model in tribute to Queen Amidala. The model is being introduced in a limited edition and the designers have chosen Queen Amidala in her ceremonial gown, one of the most […]

Harrods Joshua Christmas Bear 2019

Harrods Joshua Christmas Bear 2019

  It is that time of year again when Harrods present their annual Harrods Christmas Bear and for 2019 the little fellow has the name Joshua. Joshua will be the 34th Harrods Christmas bear. He is a traditional brown bear and is dressed ready for the snow in a white woolen […]

John Lennon Limited Edition Character Jug from Stoke Art Pottery

John Lennon Limited Edition Character Jug from Stoke Art Pottery

The John Lennon character jug from Bairstow Pottery has been produced in a special colourway for leading pottery gift specialists Stoke Art Pottery. The John Lennon character jug has been modelled by leading designer Ray Noble.  It measures 18cm high and is priced at £159.99.     The model is available from […]