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Enjoying your Hobby without Ruining your Relationship

Enjoying your Hobby without Ruining your Relationship

We all have our hobbies – some of us enjoy climbing, some love painting, and others love recreating battle scenes. Our hobbies are great creative outlets and one of the best-known natural stress relievers. However – much to the dismay of our loved ones – some of […]

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What a catas-trophy

What a catas-trophy

With the Olympics and Paralympics just around the corner, 2016 is set to deliver a super summer of sport with athletes from every nation going for gold. Let’s take a look at some of the more weird and wonderful trophies out there.

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More than just a music collection

More than just a music collection

  Digital music downloads and live streaming now account for the majority of all music purchased, so you’d be forgiven for presuming our home music collections were carefully curated libraries taking up no more room than a few megabytes on a hard drive. The reality is an […]

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Going for Goal-d: The most expensive football memorabilia of all time

Going for Goal-d: The most expensive football memorabilia of all time

With the Euros coming to an end, you might be tempted to head into the loft and dig out that box of footie collectables you haven’t seen for years. We look at some of the most expensive football memorabilia of all time. You never know, you may discover some […]

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Fit for a king or a royal mess? A brief look at the best and worst royal memorabilia

Fit for a king or a royal mess? A brief look at the best and worst royal memorabilia

2016 marks our Queen’s 90th Birthday; cue an onslaught of tacky, outlandish and downright unnecessary royal memorabilia. Despite some real royal disasters, there have been some collectables that are now worth a pretty penny. You might want to fish around the loft or the back of your […]

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Four childhood fads we loved to collect

Four childhood fads we loved to collect

Whether a child of the 70’s, 80’s or 90’s it is likely you spent many a break-time swapping the latest toy craze to sweep the playground. From Care Bears to Beanie Babies we all saved our pocket money to get our hands on the latest crazes. Years […]

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From hobby to career – becoming a vintage seller – A guest post by Diary of a Vintage Girl

From hobby to career – becoming a vintage seller – A guest post by Diary of a Vintage Girl

So, you think you have a good eye for vintage clothing and accessories? Perhaps, after many years devoted to your own collection – honing your eye for a bargain – you realise you prefer hunting down vintage and antiques more than your actual job. Well… why not […]

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Starting a vintage collection: beginner’s basics – A guest post by Diary of a Vintage Girl

Starting a vintage collection: beginner’s basics – A guest post by Diary of a Vintage Girl

Collecting anything, but especially vintage clothing or accessories, can vary from being a casual hobby to an all-consuming compulsion. As a collector of everything from Beanie Babies (as a kid) to vintage housedresses (ongoing), I have experience at both ends of the spectrum! Here are some tips […]

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May the fortune be with you: cashing in on Star Wars memorabilia

May the fortune be with you: cashing in on Star Wars memorabilia

After Revenge of the Sith concluded the Star Wars prequel in 2005, it looked like the epic adventures of C3P0 and R2-D2 had come to an end. Then along came the announcement of a brand new trilogy that would keep the iconic story going for years to […]

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