In case you haven’t seen it

Last week we had features on militaria, transferware, and Disneyana (did you know it all started with Mickey?) …

Here’s a peek at the cover for all of you who are not subscribers and haven’t seen it yet:

(We’re having a bit of trouble with the blog, but we’ll muddle through until it’s fixed properly … please bear with us …)

Here are some of last week’s features:

World War II collectibles: Medals lead in popularity

Transferware china: Blue Willow is just the beginning

In the beginning there was Mickey – the rest is history

Remembering Medal of Honor heroes

What’s cooking? Nostalgia and memories drive popularity of kitchen collectibles

Requiem for a restaurant: Pierce’s, since 1894

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Karen Knapstein

About Karen Knapstein

Karen Knapstein is the editor of Antique Trader magazine. A lifelong collector and student of antiques, she has written dozens of articles on vintage collectibles and their historical context. She lives in Wisconsin with her husband, Joseph, and daughter, Faye. She can be reached at