Sunday, July 27, 2014

Peter Alexander Sleepwear Collection 2014

Peter Alexander follows up it's award nominated designer sleepwear with a a whole new collection for 2014!!! 

Sold online and at Peter Alexander boutiques in Australia and New Zealand. 

Thursday, July 17, 2014

Gloria Duchin Keepsakes Wizard of Oz Ornaments

Gloria Duchin designs and makes metal ornaments, jewelry, and key rings in the United States.   Gloria Duchin acknowledges dual anniversaries in 2014.  Proudly celebrating 35 years of quality keepsakes, Gloria Duchin also commemorates the 75th anniversary of The Wizard of Oz with a line of beautiful three dimensional ornaments.  

Currently on available on the official Gloria Duchin Keepsakes website, the three ornaments will eventually be for sale on,,, and  They will also be sold in the Smithsonian Museum store.  They are made of lead and cadmium free genuine pewter.  On the longest side the bad witch and ruby slippers are 2.5" and Glinda is 3".   These three are the only ornament introductions for 2014, but there will be jewelry available soon. Stay tuned!!

$29.99 each plus shipping

Photos and Info Courtesy Gloria Duchin Keepsakes

Monday, July 14, 2014

Hallmark Valentine Sneak Peek: Tin Man Plush

I can not say how thrilled I am to see Hallmark expanding the Oz line beyond cards and ornaments!!  I'd love to see more Oz holiday product.

Tin Man says 3 phrases and plays music.   He measures 6 1/4" by 13" by 7 1/4".  SRP: $19.95

Photo Courtesy of Hallmark Bob! Thank you!!!!  

Tuesday, July 08, 2014

MZ Berger Clocks Coming to Kmart

Anniversary Clock    SRP: $24.97

Alarm Clock   SRP: $19.99

Photos Courtesy MZ Berger 

Monday, July 07, 2014

Special Announcement from R. John Wright

We'd like to share some exciting 'mouse news' with you: We will be producing a series of mice depicting characters from the classic film "The Wizard of Oz!"

The fully-licensed Wizard of Oz mice will measure a diminutive 3" tall. They are designed of the finest mohair plush and jointed at the neck and shoulders. The four main characters include: "Dorothy", "Scarecrow", "Tin Man" and "Cowardly Lion." Each mouse will be outfitted in exquisite ...detail which collectors have come to expect from our popular mouse editions.

The first 75 pieces in the edition of approximately 200 will be sold together with matching numbers to commemorate this year's 75th anniversary of the original release of the movie. Orders for these low-numbered sets are now being accepted on first-come/first-served basis. The price of the set of 4 mice is $1,750.00.

How to Order: The Wizard of Oz Commemorative Mice Set is available for pre-order from any of our authorized retailers: You can also place your order direct by calling or emailing at the numbers below. 

Do not delay if you would like one of these special commemorative sets for your collection. Once photos are posted we anticipate a quick sell-out. The Wizard of Oz Mice will begin shipping in approximately one month. 

802-447-7072|Fax: 802-447-7434

Hallmark Reminder

Keepsake ornament premiere is this weekend July 12 - 13.   Available for purchase are 'It's Shoe Time',  'There's No Place Like Home', and the Keepsake Ornament Club exclusive 'Madame Alexander Dorothy in the Poppy Fields.'  A porcelain Ruby Slippers ornament will be available in October.  There is no Wizard of Oz limited this year.  And be sure to check out the new gift line that's been arriving in stores over the past couple of months.  

Thursday, July 03, 2014

Angelica Wizard of Oz Bangles

Pricing, release dates, more releases coming soon!! Stay tuned!!!

About Angelica per their website:
With over 500 bracelets from which to choose and made in the USA using recycled metals, Angelica offers easily adjustable bracelets with charms that let a woman show how she feels, what she believes in and who she is. Angelica is from the Royal Chain Group, a 35-year-old, 2nd generation family-owned company and one of the country’s leading and most respected manufacturers of jewelry. In addition, $.25 of each bracelet is donated to Generation Rescue, a national organization committed to improving the quality of life for those affected with autism.