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Collecting Metal Lunch Boxes

Collecting Metal Lunch Boxes

Shenron October 12, 2008 0

There was a time when almost every child carried their lunch to school in a metal lunch box. The idea of a lunch box has been around since the early or middle 1800′s. During

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Collecting Vintage Metal Signs

Collecting Vintage Metal Signs

Shenron October 11, 2008 0

Vintage items just have an attraction that modern day products can’t match. Whether it’s for the memories or the old world style, vintage items just have a whole different personality than new ones produced

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Collecting Vintage Bank Notes

Collecting Vintage Bank Notes

Shenron October 10, 2008 1

While coin collecting has been a widely popular hobby for decades, until recently paper money wasn’t quite as popular. There still aren’t near as many collectors of paper money as their is of coins,

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Collecting Avon Bottles

Collecting Avon Bottles

Shenron October 4, 2008 0

At 16, David H. McConnel was a door to door salesman that sold books. He wasn’t seeing much success in sales and began handing out samples of perfume he’d created as a way to

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Collecting Carnival Glass

Collecting Carnival Glass

Shenron October 1, 2008 0

The much loved iridized coating that creates carnival glass began appearing in the early 1900′s. Carnival glass is pressed with the use of a mold. Iron molds are used to create the beautiful patterns

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Collecting Vintage Christmas Ornaments

Collecting Vintage Christmas Ornaments

Shenron September 26, 2008 0

Vintage Christmas Ornaments: A Collection of Christmas Past Even if you don’t consider yourself a collector, you probably have a collection of Christmas ornaments! Anyone that celebrates the Christmas season generally has several boxes

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Collecting Vintage Postcards

Collecting Vintage Postcards

Shenron September 26, 2008 0

Collecting Vintage Postcards Is The Third Largest Hobby! Collecting vintage postcards is a much loved hobby enjoyed by people around the world. Postcards rank as the third largest collectable items in the world, only

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Collect a Piece of History With Antique Guns

Collect a Piece of History With Antique Guns

Shenron September 18, 2008 0

Guns have had a pretty extensive and sorted history. They’ve saved lives and taken lives as new frontiers were settled. They’ve won wars and fed families on daily hunts. They’ve made their mark forever

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Collecting Vintage and Classic Records

Collecting Vintage and Classic Records

Shenron September 10, 2008 0

Technology may keep advancing and cassettes might get replaced with CDs, but the old vinyl LP’s won’t ever go out of style! For many people the sound of the old records just can’t be

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Fast Food Toys Aren’t Just For Kids

Fast Food Toys Aren’t Just For Kids

Shenron September 8, 2008 0

Anyone can be a big collector of fast food toys, but the simple truth is that most avid collectors are grown ups! With every new movie, video game or comic book a new toy

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