Time to make some space, sell off the extras, and transfer some goodies to your collections. Lamley Purge Sale items on eBay Whenever I try to organize the collection, I just obsess with making space. I open my models mainly to enjoy and photograph them out of the package, but also because they display better … Continue reading Another Lamley Purge Sale is on.
The Hot Wheels Team did not disappoint at tonights Convention Finale. Once again, they dropped sneak peeks from Basic, Premium, and RLC. Lots and lots to be excited about. Here is the full presentation. The presentation goes up to about 22 minutes, the rest is Q&A. Enjoy: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mh9WPDGEAU8
Sometimes you don't think too much about what you found. You just find it, enjoy it, and move on. That happened several years ago when I came across a dump bin at a rural Kmart and pulled not one, not two, but seven Super Ford Focus (Focii?). It was there, and I enjoyed the find. … Continue reading This was a first: Knee-deep in sealed M2 cases.
It's gonna be a big week for all Hot Wheels nerds. The 32nd Hot Wheels Convention starts this coming Tuesday, and a lot is happening. Hot Wheels is putting a bow on their 50th Anniversary year, and ramping up for 2019. That will all come to a head this week. And yes, we are doing … Continue reading It is Hot Wheels Convention Week! Come to the Lamley DLM Party. If you are not attending, hang out with us here on the blog.
A little something I am trying on the Lamley Extras Channel. Think of it as a video catalog of the Lamley Collection. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Bf94SHdhEhI
Just a heads up that the latest from Tarmac Works is now available at SURPLUSgoodies, and that includes the two new Pandem Toyota 86 models from Ignition Model. Go check them out now: Tarmac Works at SURPLUSgoodies The release is loaded with good stuff, and I will just let the photos provided by TW do … Continue reading The latest from Tarmac Works & Ignition Models are now available at SURPLUSgoodies
A post on the Lamley Group Facebook Group (affectionately known as the Group Group or LGG) reminded me that I took photos of the TLV and Kyosho 787B's back when TLV released their first. So I am going to post them here. I originally had the #55 replica by Kyosho, but that is now sitting … Continue reading A Tale of Two: Tomica Limited Vintage & Kyosho Mazda 787B’s
As a collector sometimes you have to make some tough decisions. This was one of them. It figure it is pretty obvious where my Matchbox collecting is focused. All Mattel. ALL Mattel. I actually think it is the best era of Matchbox. Blasphemy right? Many Matchbox collectors will disagree with me, and mention many other … Continue reading Enjoying a few classic 80’s & 90’s Matchbox before they head elsewhere.
Tomica Limited Vintage loves the 1-2 Punch: Release an amazing batch of models one day, getting us nerds into a frenzy, and then cold-cock us from the other side with the announcement of a future release. Then we all recover. Or try to. My September release is on its way from Japan Booster, full of … Continue reading Tomica Limited Vintage continues its bid to take every penny from our pockets with the announcement of the January 2019 Release
File this under "Must have". Many of you have jumped into the Tarmac Works pool, but if you haven't, let me suggest starting with the TW Global64 Audi R8 in Momo livery. Actually, I have already suggested it. It is a beautiful model, in a stunning deco. And it rolls, and looks good next to … Continue reading SURPLUSgoodies has restocked the popular Tarmac Works Momo R8. Go grab one.