I have ranted, and I have raved, and I have probably annoyed and bored more people than I care to mention when it comes to Matchbox... but, it seems my ranting days are over. Just today I cancelled an order for a Matchbox five-pack which had been improperly advertised, so I technically had a good... Continue Reading →
Prepare to see lots of orange. The headline may be a little bit too epic, but if any two models perfectly summed up the age-old rivalry between Britain and France's most recognizable die-cast brands in the modern day, these are the ones. I am sure there have been plenty of comparisons between these two models,... Continue Reading →
I customised this a 1957 Plymouth a while back... I fell in love with the colour, and thought it looks stunning and very formal... But I always felt something was missing... But now I think I've solved it! I think these wheels look very smart, and complement the formal colour very nicely. Now it looks... Continue Reading →
Mr. Dino sure is a sweetie, and he's easy to train it seems. He was lovely enough to buy me this Matchbox Oldsmobile, a considerate homage to our love canines and camping trips! This might have to be our signature car... What a collector's dream, too. I'm going to make it a point to collect as... Continue Reading →
You will have to forgive the Matchbox bender I've been on - I make no apologies for my love of the licensed Mattel castings of the last decade, and I urge everyone to buy them before the crazy internet prices go into the clouds (they went through the roof years ago). This Volvo came in... Continue Reading →
Food Trucks In 2010 I visited New York and experienced for the first time the madness and extravagance of a true American city. And if someone was to ask me how I would sum up New York, I'd find it pretty difficult, because there's just so much diversity there - what one thing can be... Continue Reading →
The BMW 1M was a surprise when Matchbox revealed it in 2013, but it was even more surprising for me to find one for sale. You can make fun of the real thing with its lack of space and bizarre styling, but by 2013 the BMW 1M was an exciting little car that is now... Continue Reading →
Otherwise known formerly as "the country which invented Matchbox cars"...