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Michael Malizia: Elevating Mixed Media to Sentimental Heights

Samantha Matcovsky | Posted 04.05.2016 | Arts
Samantha Matcovsky

As you take a step into your cluttered attic, feeling the stress of Spring cleaning crawling into your brain, think of Michael Malizia. When you sit d...

Superhero Memorabilia | The Dawn of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

Auctionata | Posted 03.18.2016 | Arts

From the sewers of New York fighting criminals and evil overlords, to saving the world from alien invaders, the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles have beco...

When Comic Art Meets Fine Art

Chris Barnes | Posted 11.25.2015 | Arts
Chris Barnes

Gone are the days when one's comic book collection was the limit of expressing fandom, and when collectors were dismissed as mere nerds. Fandom is mainstream.

Highest-Priced Basketball Memorabilia

MoneyTips | Posted 09.23.2015 | Sports

Have you cleaned out an attic lately and found a basketball autographed by some kid at the University of North Carolina named Jordan? You may want to hang onto that and get it appraised. The original Magic Mike can bring in the big bucks.

Highest-Priced Football Memorabilia

MoneyTips | Posted 09.09.2015 | Money

You are not likely to find bargains of that nature at the average garage sale, but it is certainly possible to find football-collecting gems that will fit into your collection and are priced far below their value.

Downsizing My Home and Discovering That I Am a Hoarder

Arlene Nisson Lassin | Posted 08.26.2015 | Fifty
Arlene Nisson Lassin

Since when does any human need 58 glass vases? Why did I find myself keeping that number of vases anyway? The answer to the second question is in the ridiculous amount of cabinet, storage and closet space I had in my home.

Highest-Priced Baseball Memorabilia

MoneyTips | Posted 08.19.2015 | Sports

How many budding millionaires were thwarted when their parents threw out their old baseball cards? Nobody really knows -- but occasionally people unearth old baseball cards or other memorabilia from an attic or storage chest from bygone days.

The Advantages of Being a Packrat

Rachael Rifkin | Posted 12.09.2014 | Women
Rachael Rifkin

But when your mom passes away, your perspective shifts. Your sense of normal -- which included having your mom in your life until you were at least middle-aged -- is altered. You reevaluate your expectations and priorities.

Road Trip on Route 66, Americana

Sidonie Sawyer | Posted 01.25.2014 | Travel
Sidonie Sawyer

The original and legendary blue and red U.S. Route 66 signs have now faded to pink and dust, but let's not be blue about it, for the lavender Laundromats and rusting green tractors can still be spotted along the way.

Leave Your Children More Than Money

Neale Godfrey | Posted 01.23.2014 | Parents
Neale Godfrey

In addition to the financial, there is another component to your children's legacy that you should consider -- the softer side. This is the very essence of your family that you want to pass on to the next generation.

Are Newspapers Becoming Nothing But History's Souvenirs?

The Huffington Post | Ann Brenoff | Posted 08.06.2013 | Fifty

It's been said that newspapers are the first draft of history. And while we hope Jeff Bezos' announced purchase of the Washington Post for $250 millio...

LOOK: Amazing Vintage Finds From Oscar Winning Movies

Marsha Bemko | Posted 04.24.2013 | HuffPost Home
Marsha Bemko

You'll be surprised by who's on the list.

Jimmy Savile's Memorabilia Is Essentially Evil

Bruce Hood | Posted 12.18.2012 | Crime
Bruce Hood

People are willing to pay large amounts of money for memorabilia of famous people they admire. Why is that?

Where Do You Draw The Line Between Sentimental Stuff And Clutter?

Darryle Pollack | Posted 10.24.2012 | Fifty
Darryle Pollack

I never know where to draw the line between sentimental stuff and clutter -- anyone who has ever tried sifting through memories of a lifetime knows it's poignant and hard to do.

LOOK: Buy The MTA's Old Stuff!

Posted 02.28.2012 | New York

Hoping to spruce up your digs with some one-of-a-kind items? Look no further than the MTA to add a bit of retro stylings with the agency's Memorabilia...

David Moye

Got $1 Million? President Obama's Used Chrysler Could Be Yours | David Moye | Posted 01.30.2012 | Weird News

If you think the price for Obamacare is too high, wait until you see what they want for the "Obamacar." A car that once belonged to Barack Obama --...

Steve McQueen's Iconic Suit For Sale

Posted 11.16.2011 | Fifty

Although it has been 31 years since his death, Steve McQueen, the man's man, ladies' man, race car driver, and top box-office draw of the 1960s and '7...

The Divine Miss M Goes to Auction

Mary Kincaid | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style
Mary Kincaid


Still Living In The Material World

Olivia Harrison | Posted 12.03.2011 | Fifty
Olivia Harrison

In 2001, when it became evident that George was not going to live, a friend said to him, "this will be the most exciting chapter of your life." After years of speculation about the moment of death, we knew the spectre of disembodiment was actually imminent.

Ice Cube's New Art Project

The Huffington Post | Melinda Brocka | Posted 09.08.2011 | Arts

Highly successful rapper/actor Ice Cube recently expanded his brand into the visual arts. For his collaboration with RareInk, artists from around the ...

A Passion for Movies Thrives at Eddie Brandt's Saturday Matinee

Laura Sturza | Posted 08.23.2011 | Los Angeles
Laura Sturza

The independent North Hollywood shop is the oldest video rental store in Los Angeles. Though the shop's namesake passed away in February, his passion for old films and TV continues to thrive.

Iconic Dress Sells For $5.6 Million

CNN | Posted 08.19.2011 | Home

Los Angeles (CNN) -- Marilyn Monroe's white "subway" dress sold for more than $5.6 million in a Beverly Hills, California auction Saturday night in wh...

Space Auction

Roseanne Colletti | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Roseanne Colletti

Four decades after the moonlanding, I found myself sitting among the bidders at Bonhams New York. On the 40th anniversary of the launch, the auction house was holding its first space sale ever.

Mining the MJ Market

Roseanne Colletti | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Roseanne Colletti

Try to build your collection around a theme -- a noteworthy event such as Michael Jackson's memorial service, or a specific article of clothing such as his hats or gloves

Michael Jackson Collectibles

Roseanne Colletti | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Roseanne Colletti

Michael Jackson had a reputation for being very generous with his autograph. While that endeared him to fans in life, it does them no favors in death.