If you have not seen this video yet, its fantastic. It features Linda Meabon, Zippo Museum curator and historian.
Sometimes in our travels we come across items that are not what they initially seem. I had seen some “drink lighters” each summer we vacationed down in Myrtle Beach. All the surf-wear shops seemed to have them but I kind of brushed them off as “touristy” lighters. All that changed for me when a photo […]
Often times I will throw a bid out on ebay and just see if it “sticks”. I will do this especially if I am not sure about the lighters authenticity or something. That was the case with a recent pick-up. I threw a bid on a lighter listed as “vietnam zippo tuy hoa 69 – […]
Behold the 2018 Zippo Collectible of the Year (COTY) lighter, “Golden Scroll”. Released for sale on the US Zippo Website April 17th and already sold out on the site as of yesterday, 4/20, this 360° MultiCut engraved, Gold Plated, Armor™ lighter is a real stunner. As with several of the recent COTY releases it comes […]