What type of toys do people collect? The answer is anything and everything. If it is a plaything then it is likely an item that someone somewhere is eventually going to want to collect. Toys are a very popular collectable.
Hot Wheels, Matchbox, Corgi, Dinky, and other small die cast metal cars are some of the most collectible toy vehicles in the world. Do you know how rare your small vintage cars are? The slightest variations in color and style can make a big difference in how your toy cars and trucks are valued.
Barbie's presence was welcomed into the playroom as few other toys have ever been. Barbie was more than a doll, she was a trend setter for young girls and they adored her. Girls grew up with Barbie, her fashions, and her friends. Barbie dolls were and still are one of the most collected toy dolls in the world. But she isn't the only doll desired by collectors, there are many others out there as well. Which dolls are your favorites?
Transformers are those wonderful toys which bend and twist into an entirely new entity. Kids were completely thrilled with these robot like beings and more than a few of the older versions can be extremely valuable today. You will have to check out a guide book to see if one of yours is on the list.