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Collector’s Spotlight: Museum Souvenirs

May 2, 2014

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In the latest edition of my Collector’s Spotlight feature, I have something a little bit different for you. Because this time, it’s my own collection of museum souvenirs that’s ended up in the spotlight! As an avid reader of the magazine The Simple Things, I was thrilled to be featured in their collectors series. It was really quite exciting to take part. First, I was interviewed via telephone by one of the magazine’s writers from the UK. Then, we arranged for a local photographer in […]

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Collector’s Spotlight: Fruit Stickers

March 21, 2014

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I’m really thrilled to introduce another very unique and special collection to you today, in the latest edition of Collector’s Spotlight. After brooches, bones, action figures, airline spoons and sand, graphic designer and illustrator Clara talks to us about her collection of fruit stickers! Tell us a bit about yourself. Hello Museum-lovers, my name is Clara Charlotte Roethe. I am freelance graphic designer and illustrator and I live in Hamburg, Germany. I love books, drawing and a good cup of tea. This is my blog: claracharlotte.wordpress.com And this is […]

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Collector’s Spotlight: Sand

February 21, 2014

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I’m really thrilled to introduce another very unique and special collection to you today, in the latest edition of Collector’s Spotlight. After brooches, bones, action figures and airline spoons, travel and lifestyle writer Alison talks to us about her collection of sand! Tell us a bit about yourself. Hi Everyone. I am a travel and lifestyle writer with a focus on sustainable shades of Green. I live in the Boston area and when I’m not searching out the best artisans and growers that make an […]

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Collector’s Spotlight: Airline Spoons

January 17, 2014

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I’m really pleased to introduce the first ‘Collector’s Spotlight‘ feature this year. After badges, bones and action figures, today we have a fascinating collection of airline spoons! Many thanks to Dieter for the interview. Tell us a bit about yourself. My name is Dieter and I am from Austria and working in tourism. Since when have you been collecting and what do you collect? Since around 15 years I am collecting spoons with the name or logo from an airline on them. These spoons are used […]

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Collector’s Spotlight: Action Figures

November 8, 2013

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After a bit of a summer break, I’m delighted to continue the Collector’s Spotlight series, where I interview people about their interesting, unusual or unique collections. After Russell and his ‘brooch of the day’ collection and Jake’s amazing bones, please meet Sebastian – known to many online as ‘MuseumsHeld’ – and his incredible collection of action figures! Tell us a bit about yourself. But of course! My name is Sebastian Hartmann, I’m 33 years old, and live and work in beautiful Hamburg in Germany, though […]

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Collector’s Spotlight: (Jake’s) Bones

June 28, 2013

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A while ago I introduced my new blog feature, Collector’s Spotlight, where I interview people about their interesting, unusual or unique collections. Russell and his ‘brooch of the day’ collection were the first to be featured, and this time I am delighted to introduce a remarkable young man from Scotland and his even more remarkable collection to you!   Tell us a bit about yourself My name is Jake, I am eleven years old and I live in Perthshire in Scotland. I blog at www.jakes-bones.com, […]

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