Author Archives: Antiques Staff

Classic & Collectible Timepieces

Wristwatches are among the earliest of the fashions that truly had a great function and purpose other than serving as a stunning accessory. The beauty and innovation of their design wasn’t lost on many wristwatch-wearers, given the popularity of wristwatches as family heirlooms and collectibles. Take a journey through two centuries of wristwatches, with...

Warman’s – It’s Got People Talking!!

“Whether it’s a Wonder Woman comic book, Lalique glass or a Gustav Stickley sideboard – this guide has it all. I know my copy will take up residence in my car, keeping me armed and ready for the hunt.” ~ Marsha Bemko, Executive Producer, Antiques Roadshow

“Warman’s Price guide is an essential tool...

Good books are found in the past

Looking for a good collecting investment? Take a good look at your bookshelf, or spend some time browsing used bookstores or online auctions, because there are treasures to be found in books. Plus, for collectors and avid readers in general, a return to classics and early modern literature may be the inspiration for a...

Share the Gift of Collecting

For more than 55 years Krause Publications has served up a wealth of resources for everyone with an interest in coin collecting, and now Krause has a beautiful selection of coin folders to place your coins in. The Warman’s Coin Folders series brings together style and a sturdy design for the ultimate coin folder...

Celebrate 70 Years of Comic Book Fandom

You’ve seen them on the big screen, battling the forces of evil, keeping the streets safe all while “mostly” keeping their secret identities just that, a secret. From Spider-Man and The Incredible Hulk, to Batman and Fantastic Four, these marvels of the movie screen all got their start in the pages of comic books....

Great Picks from the Shop.Collect.com

Shop.Collect.com has references about just about everything you can collect, and then some. With that many books, CDs and downloadable resources, it helps to have a few recommendations. Whether you’re tuned into the topics covered, the Shop.Collect.com Picks this month are worth a look – as they tell go beyond identifying and pricing.