Whether you are a modern-day treasure hunter, a serious collector or an adult who still relishes in childhood memories, you will love Antiques, Toy Collectibles and More in Warwick. As owner Anna Maria Tropea says of her one-of-a-kind shop, "It's a little bit of this, and a little bit of that. I call it 'one-stop' shopping where there is something for everyone." Anna has toys for tots and teens, and even toys for those grown-ups" trying to recapture the carefree days of childhood. After eight years, Antiques, Toy Collectibles and More is celebrating with every toy, trinket and collectible imaginable - at prices anyone can afford, even in these hard times.
This cozy gem of a find, across the street from Warwick Vets High School, is packed tight with a wide array of both new and vintage toys, children's picture and comic books, kitchen gadgets and housewares, distinctive jewelry pieces, used DVDs and classic editions of magazines. You can also find unique porcelain figurines, glassware, china, and silver pieces that would be hard to find anywhere else. If you are a fan of vinyl records, then dust off your old record players and check out Anna's incredible selection of original Elvis, Beatles, Moody Blues and Beach Boys albums. They will be sure to take you back in time (and make a perfect gift for the music-junky in your life!)
Antiques, Toy Collectibles, and More has a stock of Magic Cards, Pokeman, and Yu-gi-oh cards. Check out Anna's large collection of new and used die cast Matchbox, Hotwheels, Johnny Lightning, and Maisto vehicles, including an extensive assortment of vintage and current cars from 1/18 to 1/87 scale, and vintage foreign HO-scale fire department vehicles. Among other miniature items, these cars are GREAT for those school dioramas or toy train displays. For your young children, you don't want to miss the bendable transformers and action figures. Perhaps you have a place on your shelf for the 1950's Buddy "L" Tow Truck (featured in the photo). Just come in and let the child in you explore and discover!
Stop by and check out Anna's unbeatable prices and ask her about "frequent buyer points program." If you have your eye on something, you can put it on lay-away and pay it off as you go. You can also earn double point with many purchases.
Antiques, Toy Collectibles and More is located at 2362 West Shore Road. Hours are Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sundays from 12 to 4:00 pm. You can check out Anna's stock on Craigslist.org listed under "toys, collectibles, or antiques". If you would like more information, call 732-2211, or 215-0550.