With the Lamley Group indulging in "TLV Week" recently, the masters of Japanese scale diecast have enjoyed plenty of exposure and discussion amongst collectors. Before I get onto the latest Tomicarama (which you can pre-order here at Ami Ami or here from Japan Booster) indulge me as I editorialise about my favourite premium diecast brand. I'm... Continue Reading →
Time for a new diorama post. You may notice that in the last post there is a new background for the cars. So it is time to document it here. A while back I wrote an article for a magazine about community garages, about how changing technology in motor cars meant that small, family run... Continue Reading →
If you've checked out the section of my blog where I show off my diorama, you'll deduce that making displays and layouts for my model cars is one of the most fun parts of collecting! So far all the buildings I have on my diorama have been my own, made using Adobe Indesign, some card,... Continue Reading →
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!
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 →
Thanks for your patience. For the past couple of weeks, I've been working on my diorama, amongst other life-related things. Be sure to head over to my Super-easy-diorama page if you want to see how I did it. I finally have a place to show off my Hot Wheels in style, so to celebrate, have this... Continue Reading →