Collector figures are miniature replicas of certain characters or figures, images and normally imitate particular themes. Back in the days, porcelain, clay and wood were used to make these collector figures, however, PVC or otherwise known as Polyvinyl Chloride is now widely used since it makes it very easy in molding the figures.
One of the widely known collector figures is Swarovski Crystals. Swarovski has been around since 1895. Because of its very appealing quality, it is recognized as the world leader in collectible crystal figurines and crystal jewelry.
Another collector figure which a lot of collectors fancy is the Lenox Lotus Ware. Lenox was founded in 1889 by Walter Scott Lenox. It began as an art studio and had full lines of unique art wares. Their products were carried in shops specializing in high-quality pottery.
One of the favorite collector figures is the Precious Moments series. These famous “teardrop-eyed” images of children are well loved by both kids and adults. Up until now, a Precious Moments collector figure enjoys a world-wide popularity because of their portrayal of sharing, love and faith. These are one of the best gifts one can give to families and friends alike.
Lladro’s on the other hand are specialized collector figurines that promote luxury and style. It started in the city of Almacera, Spain, where three Lladro brothers produced porcelain figurines which has now become the world’s identifier of status quo. Lladro values its authenticity therefore every time we purchase their Lladro porcelain figures; it comes with insurance against breakages
Last but not the least, we come to Hummel figurines. The designs of the Hummel collector figurines were brought about by a nun, Maria Innocentia Hummel. It is described as the epitome of youth and innocence. The reason for this was because the figures were based on Sister Hummel’s drawings and paintings of children.
Collector Figures are perfect for anyone who is venturing for a different kind of collection of beautiful and touching pieces. These collectible figurines can be a new way of having fun with an easy access to relaxation and recreation right in the comfort of your own home. These porcelain figurines are also great for warming up and putting a touch of personality in any home.