Corgi Vanguards

Corgi cock up again…….

Set your watch, mark it on the calendar, do whatever you need to do.The Jul – Dec 2017 range launch is coming soon! pic.twitter.com/m9HpspwrNv — Corgi (@corgi) June 16, 2017 If this was on the John Lambert blog, that clown would be getting all giddy over the forthcoming releases this week. Thankfully, he doesn’t really…

June’s order

Latest batch in from Japan – the tossers at Swiss customs weren’t exactly careful with opening up the box either, but thankfully too stupid enough not to open the models. I have to say the Gloria is wonderful! Musings and photos to follow shortly. #Result! Just arrived today – the #Gloria in first glance is…

Expensive premiums……

I was not at all happy that seller Ami Ami on ebay point blank refuses to lower the value of any shipment out of Japan declaring it merchandise as opposed to a “gift”. I truly believe there is an underwritten code that for collectors, the value of such items is declared so as to get…

More from Tomica 43 – the Y31 Nissan Cedric

There is just something very special with regards to the JDM’s of the late 80s and early 90s – just boxy irrelevance, with a hint of US extravangance. The Y31 could have been had as either the Gloria or Cedric and following on from the earlier releases this year, we have two new Cedrics. This…

Bburago 1/43 Porsche Macan Turbo

It has been a while since I got a 1/43 Bburago. I do check, but the newer castings are not as forthcoming as they should be. (Oh, do I hear a distribution problems???) I have mentioned before that these just smack of a modern day interpretation of teh Matchbox SuperKings. A very neat model is…