Dolls, bears & toys are appealing as investments to some, but the market is filled with collectors motivated by nostalgia and personal interest. It takes a knowledgeable, experienced collector (and expert timing) to see great return.
Two experts weigh in on some of the most in-demand vintage posters on the market, common condition issues, and how restoration can impact value.
A well-chosen rug ties a room together. The size, shape, placement, and color palette are key factors in creating a cohesive environment.
Get expert tips for collecting, maintaining and preserving antique and collector guns and firearms, from types and materials to action and condition.
While collecting money is often characterized as a hobby, there is room to invest. Know the best rare coins to collect and factors that determine value.
Antique furniture is considered valuable from both a practical and artistic standpoint. Follow our guidelines for buying investment-worthy, historically significant pieces online.
Rising prices of paintings & sculptures allow collectors to acquire drawings by sought-after artists at a fraction of the cost associated with pieces created in other media.
Silver is highly sought after due to its timeless utility to modern society. Know how to buy, authenticate, and care for collectible pieces.
While palate preference plays a role in choosing a wine, collectors should consider aging, projected market value & current demands.
Chinese ceramics, Chinese furniture, Himalayan sculpture, and contemporary Indian & Southeast Asian paintings have seen torrid growth in realized prices.