Found 243 articles matching Toys, Dolls, Games and Puzzles category.
  • May 23 2011
  • 23 May 2011

Nipper, Rolly & Pip: Steiff’s Classic Commercial Canines

The Steiff Company has a long history of producing character items that are popular in the culture of the times. This almost-century-long tradition goes back […]

  • May 3 2011
  • 3 May 2011

Steiff by the Sea: Cute Crustaceans & Fashionable Fish

As the calendar turns to warmer days, many of us are starting to make plans for upcoming summer vacations. Some of us will head to […]

  • Apr 4 2011
  • 4 Apr 2011

Steiff’s Belles of the Barnyard: Roosters & Hens

While the Trashmen may have coined the term, “the bird’s the word” definitely fits when it comes to Steiff and its gorgeously hand-crafted collectibles. Fine, […]

  • Mar 22 2011
  • 22 Mar 2011

Spring Forward with Steiff’s Vintage Velvet Field & Forest Friends

Spring is definitely in the air, and nature is starting to reveal its majesty once again. Right across the street from my home is a […]

  • Mar 8 2011
  • 8 Mar 2011

C’mon, Get Happy with Steiff’s Comical Clowns

Ah, spring. The days are getting longer, and in many parts of the country, sweet signs of life are beginning to appear . . . […]

  • Feb 28 2011
  • 28 Feb 2011

Steiff Commercial Production: HorZu’s Mecki and Micki Hedgehog

Steiff has a long and interesting history of partnering with other companies and organizations to produce logos and mascots as collectibles. For example, way back […]

  • Feb 28 2011
  • 28 Feb 2011

Running Guns for a Mobster: Providing Prop Pistols for Hollywood’s ‘Public Enemies’

Being an antique and memorabilia dealer is the most fun job in the universe. I get calls from prop masters all the time to work […]

  • Feb 14 2011
  • 14 Feb 2011

Pocket Toys: Steiff’s Oddly Marvelous Marsupials

The other day, I was talking with a friend about Steiff and the tremendous range of animal species it has so elegantly and accurately produced […]

  • Feb 1 2011
  • 1 Feb 2011

Better Than Valentine’s Candy or Roses: Steiff’s Limited Edition Bling Bears

Everyone loves a little bling, Steiff collectors and enthusiasts included. And there is no better time for a little delightful indulgence than Valentine’s Day, even […]

  • Jan 19 2011
  • 19 Jan 2011

Sniffing Out an Obscure Steiff Pup: Treff the Bloodhound

Steiff brand Teddy bears, dolls and animals have been collectors’ favorites for more than 100 years. Their quality of manufacturing, attention to detail and outstanding […]