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Aug 03, 2017

Tim Clarke x Toy Art Gallery – Baby Blue Totims (8.4)

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Tim Clarke’s Totims are back for more mix and match, stackable fun.  Toy Art Gallery will release the new unpainted Baby Blue Totims set on Friday (8.5) at 12 PM PDT for $65 (+ s/h) from the TAG web shop.  Each set features five main pieces: 2 tops, two interchangeable middle sections, and a bottom.   It also includes two clever connector pieces to join the sections together.  Beyond the ability to reorder the stack, each of the sections is two-sided with different designs on each side.

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Candie Bolton x Piece of Art Toys -- Randalu


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RandaluCandie Bolton and Piece of Art Toys’ Red Panda guardian protects the cute little animals which resemble foxes.  The debut edition of the 5” soft vinyl beast features Bolton’s popular rainbow color scheme.  Randalu appears to feature four points of articulation which lets it strike a pose and even sit if so inclined. 

Randalu is available for pre-order at myplasticheart for $69.99 (+ s/h) with a late August delivery. It’s also available from Hong Kong based Play Toy for HK$380 (+ s/h).

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Jim McKenzie x ToyQube – Beneath the Harvest: Pumpkin Crab (8.8)

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ToyQube  is continuing its collaboration with Jim McKenzie with their second joint figure, Beneath the Harvest-Pumpkin Crab.    First seen as an unpainted proto at the Five Points Festival back in May, the figure features a wild design blending a triple stack of pumpkins with a large crab lurking within. Previously released by the artist as a low-run resin, Pumpkin Crab returns in this detailed vinyl figure and follows the recent release of his popular The Scarecrow figure with TQ. 

The first colorway  of the 10.5” vinyl art toy brings us a blue crab—two claws and six legs—poking out of and peering through Autumn’s harvest of orange and purple striped pumpkins. Limited to 180 pieces, Pumpkin Crab will be available for pre-order on Tuesday August 8th 2017 at 8 AM PDT from ToyQube for $145 (free USA shipping). 

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DesignerCon 2017 Tickets (8.8)

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Pssst… DesignerCon 2017 tickets will be available beginning on Tuesday August 8th at DesignerCon.com.  This year’s show should be the best ever with several high-profile international brands either making their debut appearance or returning to the fold.  It sounds like the VIP program will be bigger and better as well.   Only about three months to go until DCon (11.11 – 11.12) !

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