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May 01, 2018

Designer Toy Awards – Finalists Announced, Voting Runs Through Friday (5.7)

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Congratulations to all the artists, brands, stores, and media selected as finalists for this year’s Designer Toy Awards!  Voting started earlier today and runs through 9 AM PDT on Monday (5.7) – so be sure to vote for your favorites in all the categories.  We’re pleased that Vinyl Pulse has been  selected as finalist in this year’s Media Outlet (previously: ‘best blog’) category.  We’d love to have your vote – thanks!  

The Designer Toy Awards ceremony is set for Friday June 1st 2018 in NYC.  Want to go?  The answer is the Five Points VIP pass ($125) which includes DTA admission as well as several other awesome perks including admission to Five Points (5.2 – 5.3) an hour early for both days, a special VIP-only entrance, admission to the Saturday evening party and… the  DTA VIP Exclusive Gold Erosion Molly Mini (edition of 300) from Kenny Wong x Instinctoy!

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Eric Noah x Kurobokan -- Gwen the Corgi OG and Pink Soda at TTE

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The waiting is almost over.  Kurobokan  will release the OG Gwen the Corgi vinyl when the doors open at the Thailand Toy Expo on Thursday AM (5.3) in booth F3.

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In addition to the OG, they will also release the TTE Exclusive Pink Soda edition with a fun swirl design blending pink, orange, and perhaps white.  These will be sold on a first come, first serve basis.  

Plus, purchasers of the OG and Pink Soda will receive lottery entries for a chance to buy one of the hand-done Gwen the Corgi artist series resins. Each artist series is an edition of 5. So far designs from three artists have been revealed (shown below, l to r):  Semproel, Mrkumkum, Iky.  All of the Corgis will be available at TTE from booth F3. 

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