Monday, October 18, 2010


Aarting Collection launched its first blind box series – Blankie – recently to a crowd of designer toy enthusiasts at MyPlasticHeart in NYC and also a few days later at Comicon. Its official, the toys are now for sale.

This groundbreaking series is the result of an online competition aimed at finding exciting new designers. Artists from all over the world submitted 196 designs, and over 150,000 toy lovers voted to choose the 12 designs that are included in this amazing series. The grand prize winner, Matucha, also designed the packaging. My Design is Yukan The Northern Kid or Blankie no. 11

Blankie™ Series 1 is the first designer toy series to be released by the Aarting Collection, which exists to create high quality, limited edition art products from designs submitted and chosen by its members.

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Wednesday, October 13, 2010