A pleasure to peruse, “Collecting Rocks, Gems and Minerals,” written by Patti Polk, who has more than 20 years of rock collecting, cutting and polishing experience, is a beautiful, full-color guide that focuses primarily on the rocks and minerals that the majority of people are interested in for lapidary, jewelry or specimens for display. Read More +
The long-awaited second edition to the popular 2006 Hot Kitchen & Home Collectibles 30s 40s 50s was a long time coming, even though the original sold out in record time. Read More +
Did you ever think your childhood favorites might be your favorite investments today? Take a look at the toys you (or mom) has tucked away as keepsakes, you might be sitting on a treasure or two. Of course these delightful tokens of youth are often priceless in the bank of soulful memories, but as the year’s auctions have shown, there is more than sentimental value in toys.
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Despite the recent downward trend in gasoline prices, the fear of filling up and anguish while pulling up to the pump is still a regular response. One of the only places where pumps are greeted with enthusiasm is in the company of gas pump collectors, and those passionate about petroliana … Read More +
Yes, we’re working on a new edition of Shawn Peterson’s best-selling PEZ book, the Collector’s Guide to PEZ. At a hefty 256 pages, this 3rd Edition is the definitive guide to all things PEZ. Shawn includes a nice history of … Read More +