Tips and Advice Posts

Collector Spotlight: Strolling Disney’s Main Street USA with hobbyDB Member wdwprincess2199

Collector Spotlight: Strolling Disney’s Main Street USA with hobbyDB Member wdwprincess2199

For Heather Lash, aka hobbyDB user wdwprincess2199, a tour of her Funko collection is like a stroll down Disney’s Main Street, U.S.A. From Belle to WALL-E, Heather takes us through her fabulous Disney fandom by kindly answering some questions about her collection and more. That includes being among the first sellers in the hobbyDB Marketplace […]

Supercharging Your hobbyDB Wish List Experience

Supercharging Your hobbyDB Wish List Experience

We’re playing the role of genie when it comes to landing you that coveted collectible without the hassle of discovering a magic lamp. That’s thanks to our Wish List tools, which we’ve recently upgraded so that you’ll never miss out on a great deal ever again. With our new, more powerful, Wish List you can […]

Search, Filter & Sort – Tools to navigate the Web’s Largest Database

Search, Filter & Sort – Tools to navigate the Web’s Largest Database

We might not be the largest Database yet but that is definitely the plan as you can see from the Homepage: That requires thinking very carefully about how people can find what they are looking for.  We are considering four scenarios  – You have the item in hand and it has a Barcode – use […]

Introducing New hobbyDB Member and Tinplate Toys Expert Alex Procyk

Introducing New hobbyDB Member and Tinplate Toys Expert Alex Procyk

For Alex Procyk, collecting tinplate models has been a lifetime of toying with reality in the best possible way. A collector, author and tinplate connoisseur, we’re excited to introduce Alex as the latest expert to join the hobbyDB community and Advisory Council. Alex has been collecting tinplate models for more than 50 years, amassing quite […]

10 Golden Rules on How to Collect Signatures Correctly

10 Golden Rules on How to Collect Signatures Correctly

Frederick Weichmann II

In the beginning, I started using a Polaroid camera. It worked out great. Sometimes, I would even ask the celebrity to sign the Polaroid photo. Here, for example, is the signature of Van Williams, the original Green Hornet, on a Polaroid photo – The only problem? It was expensive, over $1.00 a photo back then! […]