Oh…hey there!!

Well, hello there. Remember me? I’ve been reporting on designer toy and collectible news since the early aughts. Then, I just went dormant for four months. The strange thing is … Read More

The Plastic Podcast Episode 001 – Mike Slobot

Episode 001 of The Plastic Podcast is now up for your listening (dis)pleasure. It’s available via SoundCloud and will hopefully be available via iTunes once approved. In Episode 001, I … Read More

Plastic and Plush Pin Release – The Sweetz Stooges Pin

Today, we are releasing our first pin from the Plastic and Plush Pin Project. The pin is based on The Sweetz – the trio of game streamers and sometime professional … Read More

Plastic and Plush Pin Project – The Sweetz Stooges Reveal

Above is what our first pin release will look like. The Sweetz Stooges, featuring the streaming trio of Shawn Spears (aka Tye Dillinger), Baron Corbin, and Tyler Breeze, will be … Read More

Plastic and Plush Pin Project – The Sweetz Stooges

So pins are all the rage right now…correct? Well I have self-produced a pin based on my artwork for The Sweetz – the online gaming trio of modern day “sports … Read More

Plastic and Plush hits YouTube (again)

So…I have set up the Plastic and Plush YouTube Channel, where I will be posting up toy review videos. If you get a chance, please head on over there and … Read More

Plastic and Plush now has a Tee Public Store

Hey…Plastic and Plush needs to generate some sort of cash to survive, right? So that’s why I have started a Tee Public Shop to sell some of my wacky designs … Read More

Plastic and Plush on Instagram

Plastic and Plush is now on Instagram…sorta. I am on Instagram and will be posting various toy photos and illustrations I do in my free time. Also, if you’re into … Read More

Plastic and Plush, I guess a top rank toy blog

So I go and relaunch my site as The Award-Losing Plastic and Plush and the next day someone has to go and give the site a Toy Blogging Award. The … Read More

Plastic and Plush – The 12 Collectibles of Christmas

It’s Cyber Monday. Are you looking for the perfect gift this holiday season? Well, we are bringing you our 12 Collectibles of Christmas holiday gift guide. These are some of … Read More

Back to The Future of Plastic and Plush

I like to keep readers updated on my decisions here at the site. Lately, I’ve noticed that most of my output and effort with Plastic and Plush goes into reformatting … Read More

2016 Plastic and Plush Awards

It’s obvious that I’m late getting to our end of the year Plastic and Plush Awards (PAPAs) – like 6 months late. And we’ve actually taken some time off handing … Read More

Yippee…we’re in the Top 100

So, we (meaning me) at Plastic and Plush were awarded a Top 100 Toy Blog by the folks at Feedspot. If you scroll through their listing, there are a lot of recognizable sites listed. So, we’re in good company. And thanks to Feedspot for the recognition. Have I really been doing this for 13 years?

Plastic and Plush Mystery Box

It’s been a while since we’ve offered the Plastic and Plush Mystery Box to readers. Basically, it’s a USPS Priority Mail Large Flat Rate Box filled to the rim with … Read More

Retro Review: Toys from the 1980’s

So Plastic and Plush turns 10 this year. Most folks don’t know that I actually started and ran a now defunct toy news site called Toytoons.com (way back in 2002) … Read More