Collecting is a very intentional type of consumption. It is a hobby for some, and an obsession for others. Is it possible to be too invested in a collection? These collectables were popular in the 1960′s, 70′s, 80′s, 90′s, and early 2000′s, but their time in the spotlight is over.
Can you think of other has-been toy collection fads?
What about collectables that are popular now?
Do you have any collections?
Thousands of people document their collections via YouTube.
WARNING: Some of these may be too long and too boring to watch without asking WHY? What makes these people want to collect and broadcast their outrageous collections??
American Girl Dolls:
Webkins Lip Gloss and Body Spritz:
BONUS VIDEOS- Not included in the original clip reel:
(both of these videos edited by everythingisterrible.com)