Even I wouldn't mind waiting for a bus here! All these photos will soon be entered in a new page, Jasmine's World, where my diorama will be catalogued properly. In the meantime, I hope you enjoy this brief escape!
The third generation Ford Focus RS was hotly anticipated to continue its namesake's chart-topping success in the UK, but also marked the debut of the model in the US market - so no wonder Hot Wheels chose to make it. I was lucky enough to find it today, and doesn't it just look fabulous in... Continue Reading →
I have had a rather miserable weekend, thanks to a very painful neck injury. Doing all the housework is less fun when you can't move your neck, left arm, or bend down, or breathe without there being a nasty grinding pain at the back of your head! Fortunately, the new Best of World series by... Continue Reading →
Well, I just had to take a few photos of this Lesney Lincoln Continental. https://www.instagram.com/p/BRoIRvGBDxC/ https://www.instagram.com/p/BRoGhAhBRTQ/ Notice that I'm on Instagram? Yes, I find it strange too, but there's a heck of a big car collecting scene on that app. We'll see what it yields.
In continuing with the previous post's theme of "very old models I got for a very reasonable price because the person selling it wasn't exploiting collectors online/didn't know very much about Matchbox cars", the next model I get to showcase is the original Matchbox "American Ford Station Wagon". Once again, here is a model I... Continue Reading →
Sometimes it is better not to search, and instead to let the treasure find you. This was the case when I entered a second hand shop in my town, where a plethora of vintage cars awaited. Yes, they're in rough shape - but it's hard to find vintage cars for a reasonable price that aren't... Continue Reading →
If I disappear for a few days, chances are I'm extremely busy writing articles for another publication, or I'm fiddling about with something trivial. This time, it was the latter! Remembering my time in the Caribbean, I suddenly had an urge to build one of those little shopping villages surrounded by colourful and rustic architecture.... Continue Reading →