My Top Ten Posts

My Top-10: Model Racing Transporter Trucks – Part One

My Top-10: Model Racing Transporter Trucks – Part One

I love trucks! I grew up around trucks of every shape and size and trucks have been a part of my life as far back as I can remember. I even drove trucks for my father’s business for a few years until I started what eventually became my career. That love and affinity for trucks […]

Ted’s Top-12 Collectibles from “Button Power: 125 Years of Saying It With Buttons”

Ted’s Top-12 Collectibles from “Button Power: 125 Years of Saying It With Buttons”

Ted Hake

I have been a pinback button collector and dealer for 63 of my 80 years. I love the color and design of the best ones and I see each button as a survivor representing a moment in the life of America. Buttons led me to create America’s first and most diversified collectibles auction in 1967; […]

My Top-10: Classic Center in Australia’s Favorite Mercedes-Benz Model Cars

My Top-10: Classic Center in Australia’s Favorite Mercedes-Benz Model Cars

Dev Kuruppu is an expert model car collector with a particular eye for Mercedes-Benz Miniatures. The founder of the Classic Center in Australia, today Dev shares 10 of his favorite Mercedes-Benz models from more than two decades of collecting. Over to you, Dev! I acquired my first Mercedes-Benz, a W123 200, in 2000 and became […]

My Top-10: Designer Art Horror Figures from the Ukraine’s CocoonToy Brand

My Top-10: Designer Art Horror Figures from the Ukraine’s CocoonToy Brand

Ivan Grodzensky

CocoonToy brand is us, a family of Ukrainian artists. My wife, Anna, started this project four years ago. At some point she decided to give up her profession as an Internet designer and do what she liked – creating fantasy creatures and making their sculptures. At that moment I was engaged in manufacturing. I had […]

My Top-10: Professional Hot Wheels Customizer Karli-Martin Sanger

My Top-10: Professional Hot Wheels Customizer Karli-Martin Sanger

Karli-Martin Sanger is a German professional customizer of Hot Wheels and other model cars and is known for his award-winning designs via his brand Kraut Customs. Today he shares 10 of his favorite builds from his career. And now you’ll find a lot of his customs as an Official hobbyDB Archive! Over to you, Karli! […]