I didn't do a great job on the Lamley Awards last year. You did. Each category got a ton of votes. Winners emerged, but I didn't spend any time announcing them. Lame! But, there is a little silver lining. I am going over them now, and it is interesting to see how we voted a … Continue reading Revisiting the Lamley Award Best & Worst Winners of 2017. See if you still agree.
My apologies for how long this took. I will put up a photo post this next week, but for now, here are all of your selections, from Best Licensed New Matchbox to Best and Worst HW Super TH to Best and Most Disappointing HW New Model, as well as Best Licensed Premium HW New Model. … Continue reading Lamley Saturday Showcase: 2017 Hot Wheels & Matchbox Lamley Awards Best & Worst Winners
Alright, let's go orange. Hopefully you agree with me that Matchbox continues a most welcome return to form. You might have some likes and dislikes among the new models shown here, but there is a nice variety of vehicles from all kinds of angles, and that diversity is what many of us longtime Matchbox fans … Continue reading Lamley Awards Poll: What was the Best Matchbox Licensed New Model in 2017?
Here is one of these rare chances to get your complain on here at Lamley. We've already voted on Best Hot Wheels Licensed New Model, now let's switch gears. I am more of a "collect it if you like it" type of collector. If I like it, I keep it. If I don't, I am … Continue reading Lamley Awards Poll: What was the MOST DISAPPOINTING Hot Wheels Licensed New Model in 2017?
Ah, the Lamley Award category of all categories. Nothing gets folks riled up like Super Treasure Hunts. There are entire websites and social media accounts dedicated to them. They make grown men cry (and whine). They can turn a bad day into a good day. They turn kids into collectors. They create friends and enemies. … Continue reading Lamley Awards Poll: What was the BEST and WORST Hot Wheels Super TH in 2017?
UPDATE!! - December 30, 2017 I screwed up. I forgot one important licensed premium new model, the 60's Ford Econoline Pickup, and I thank many of you for pointing that out. For that reason, I am resetting the poll with the addition. If you already voted, please vote again. Sorry for missing this, but I … Continue reading Lamley Awards Poll: What was the Best Hot Wheels Licensed PREMIUM New Model in 2017?
For your review, all the 2017 Hot Wheels Licensed New Models, this time both basic and premium. I did the video to give the YouTube viewers a chance to vote, but if you haven't voted, now is the time. I included the Premium New Model Poll below, to give you a head start before the … Continue reading Lamley Saturday Showcase: All Hot Wheels Basic & Premium Licensed New Models in 2017
Welcome to the Lamley Awards!! This is the latest I have ever done this, and if I listed the reasons why you would die of boredom. But we are here, finally, and it is time to vote. There will be several Lamley Award Polls this year: Best Hot Wheels Licensed New Model Most Disappointing Hot … Continue reading Lamley Awards Poll: What is the Best Hot Wheels Licensed New Model in 2017?
It's hard to take a good pic of a Hot Wheels Super Treasure Hunt when it is stuck in the package. Sure, value will decrease, but they sure do look better out of the package. Wheel Collectors sent some over, and proper prep was required. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VDyft4J_OKs Just a few more to go.