Classic Blue is Color of the Year

Colors and color combinations often can immediately bring to mind a certain decade. In the 1950s, turquoise, often paired with pink, was popular in appliances, paints, décor and clothing. For the 1980s, forest green and magenta were totally rad. As we start a new decade, the Pantone Color Institute has designated “Classic Blue” as its […]

Kovels Top 10 Price Guide Searches for 2019

Collecting trends come and go, but the Kovels online price guide is a steady and reliable source on trends, collections, record prices, amazing finds and what’s new in the antiques world. We love looking at our most searched items because that helps us stay in tune with you, the collector! Pottery, porcelain, ceramics and glass […]

Happy New Year 2020!

Happy New Year 2020! We wish all our readers a healthy, happy, prosperous and peaceful new year full of your favorite antiques and collectibles!    

Kovels On Antiques & Collectibles January 2020 Newsletter Available

The Kovels start off a new year of news and tips for collectors with chairs designed by visionary artists that drew collector interest and high bids at auction in Chicago. A number of innovative examples are featured in the first-of-the-year Kovels On Antiques & Collectibles January 2020 newsletter. Collectors are particularly interested in early versions […]

It’s #whatsitwednesday!

Be the first to guess what the pictured item is by leaving a comment below. If you have your own whatsit, our editors can include it in a future post. Please send an email to editor@kovels.com and attach a clear picture, the size and any markings. Hopefully, we will be able to identify it for our readers!  […]

Merry Christmas from the Kovels!

Santa is taking a break and so are we. We wish you safe and happy holidays and we’ll be back with more news about your favorite antiques and collectibles the first week in January!

We’re Reorganizing our Collection on Collecting!

Coming soon — a new Kovels.com that’s tidier, faster, easier-to-use, and mobile-friendly!   As a Kovels’ reader, you belong to a community of over a million collectors. And now you can look forward to the unveiling of our new website! Our changes are based on feedback from enthusiastic collectors like you. The new Kovels.com will help […]

Happy #whatsitwednesday!

Be the first to guess what the pictured item is by leaving a comment below. If you have your own whatsit, our editors can include it in a future post. Please send an email to editor@kovels.com and attach a clear picture, the size and any markings. Hopefully, we will be able to identify it for our readers!  […]

Free Vintage Christmas Place Cards for You – A Gift from Kovels!

Enjoy a special gift from the Kovels — free printable vintage-style place cards for your holiday entertaining or your Christmas table. There are six different festive designs on one sheet. Just download, print, cut, add the names of your guests and fold.           Free printable vintage-style place cards for your holiday […]

Kovels’ Price Guide Helps Staff Dreams Come True

Christmas is a time when “wishes come true.” In honor of that sentiment, the staff at Kovels would like to share its own Wish List. The guidelines were simple: What would we want as a gift if money was no object? We used Kovels’ Antiques and Collectibles Price Guide 2020 as our own “wish book.” […]