Thursday, January 12, 2017

77,777 Coins On Colnect!

Colnect Coin category has been growing at a rapid speed and today we have reached the hypnotizing mark of
77,777 coins!

50 Pence (The Red Dragon of Wales), Numismatic Product, Jersey, 2013, Colnect catalog

Less than 6 months ago we celebrated a milestone of 66,666 coins. Since that time 11,111 coins in total have been added to our catalog. Just think of it; collectors from all over the world each day have contributed to Colnect about 62 coins!

20 Cents, Standard Circulation, Swaziland, 1974, Colnect catalog

You can find coins from the farthest corners of the world in our Coin catalog. There are coins from 404 contries, minted by 397 mints, with the face value of 1370 different currencies, and 41 shapes.

100 Córdobas (U.S. Bicentennial), Numismatic Product, Nicaragua, 1975, Colnect catalog

The impressively fast growth Colnect coin catalog is a result of immense work and dedication of the coordinators, Angelo Parla [angelo13] and Hernán Bofill [hbofill12], and all editors and contributors of the category.

½ Penny, Standard Circulation, Ireland-Hibernia, 1805, Colnect catalog

Colnect has been built by collectors for collectors and any help is much appreciated. Interested to start helping out your fellow collectors? Read our Contributors guide and fill out our Contributor application.

Wednesday, January 11, 2017

22,222 Milk Cup Lids passed!

Our awesome Milk Cup Lids catalog has reached a new milestone of
22,222 items!

Farrier, Sahnalp, Austria, 1995, Colnect catalog

Take a look at the catalog and get familiar with it! There are milk cup lids from 57 world countries. The oldest milk cup lid is from 1952

United Feature Syndicate Inc, Japan, 1952, Colnect catalog

Visit our milk cup lids catalog and you will be impressed with the number of the things depicted on lids. There are milk cup lids on 242 themes in our catalog. The top 5 of them are Flowers, AnimalsOrchidsCity Views, and Cars.

Portraits, Burra, Switzerland, 1998, Colnect catalog


Thank you to all our contributors, editors, translators and super cool Milk Cup Lids catalog coordinator Els Van Gastel [leeuwin] for making this category so great and diverse!

Popp 1898, Nordheide, Germany, Federal Republic, Colnect catalog

Do you want to join us and make Colnect better together? We always welcome and appreciate any help. If you've never contributed information to Colnect before, please read our Catalog Contribution Guidelines.

Thursday, January 5, 2017

13,013 Kids Meal Toys On Board!

Colnect is a friendly home for collectors of various collectibles. Thanks to volunteer contributors Colnect catalog grows larger day by day. Today we are happy to celebrate the Kids Meal Toys category passing a new beautiful milestone of


13,013 items! 



Flip Car #5, McDonalds, USA, 2014, Colnect Catalog

In our Kids Meal Toys catalog, you can find 19 types of toys produced by 143 brands from 28 countries all over the world. For the last 30 days about 650 items were added to our catalog.

Groove Monster, Monster Munch, UK, 1996, Colnect Catalog

We would like to express our gratitude to all people who have working and currently are working on developing and improving Colnect Kids Meal Toys catalog: coordinator, editors, contributors and translators.

Fishing game, Kinder Surprise, Ferrero, Worldwide, 2014, Colnect catalog

Thank you so much Hans Meeuwisse [steamtrain] for your dedication in leading the category. Colnect Kids Meal Toys catalog would not be so nice without your help.
Orange frisbee, Kinder Surprise, Ferrero, Worldwide, 2012, Colnect Catalog
If you would like to make your own contribution to the Colnect Kids Meal Toys catalog, please read our Catalog Contribution Guidelines. There are many ways you could help us make Colnect catalog better: add new items, add images and information to existing ones, translate catalog to your language, edit catalog, write wiki articles, and even create a new category.

Hi Lois, Onbekend, USA, 1995, Colnect catalog

Interested in helping to improve other categories? See our Contributor Guide help page. Any help will be very much appreciated.

Tuesday, December 20, 2016

33, 333 Drink Labes passed!

Colnect catalogs are growing super fast! Today we celebrate the new amazing milestone of Colnect Drink Label catalog

33, 333 drink labels!

"Christkindlesmarkt Bier", beer label, Germany, Federal Republic, Colnect


Could you imagine that only for the last 24 hours 419 drink labels were added to our awesome Drink Label catalog?

"La Rulles Cuvée Meilleurs", beer label, Belgium, Colnect

We launched Drink Label category almost 4 years ago. Since that time dedicated and passionate collectors have developed the Drink Label catalog to an impressive piece of collaborative work.

"Kerstberen Bier", beer label, Netherlands, Colnect

We are grateful to all collectors, editors, and contributors, who made Drink Label catalog happen and support it with contributing new items. Special thanks to category coordinator Mario Wicht [Betta1970] for the great work on developing, enlarging, and bettering Drink Labels on Colnect!

"Christmas", beer label, Belgium, Colnect

Want to join us and better Colnect together? We always welcome and appreciate any help. If you've never contributed information to Colnect before, please read our Catalog Contribution Guidelines.

Merry Christmas and happy collecting!

Saturday, December 10, 2016

83,838 postcards on Colnect reached!

Colnect catalog is growing fast and this year we marked passing two milestones of Colnect postcard category - 66,666 and 77,777 postcards. Now it's time to add more variety to the milestone numbers and we are happy to celebrate the new awesome milestone of 

83,838 postcards!



It`s hard to express how much we appreciate the work of dedicated coordinators of Postcard category, Vadym Sulimenko [Dravec] and Grzegorz Pająk [quarteris]. Thank you for all the things you do to keep the category grow and develop.



Also, Postcard catalog wouldn`t be so beautiful, diverse and impressive without the great contribution of the editors, translators, and contributors. Thank you, collectors!



For the last four months, more than 6,060 postcards from 132 countries were added to the catalog. The most of them are from Germany, Federal Republic, USSR, and Italy.



Recently added postcards feature 347 themes. The most popular of them are Townscapes/City Views, Buildings, Architecture, and Landscapes.


Want to join us as a contributor? Please read our Postcards Catalog Contribution Guidelines. You can learn more details on how to contribute to Colnect on the Contributor Guide.


Thursday, November 24, 2016

Sunday, October 30, 2016

More than 66,666 Hotel Key Cards!

A year and a half ago, we were celebrating 50,005 Hotel Key Cards on the catalog. Now, over 16,666 Hotel Key Cards later, we are proud to mark the new milestone of 66,666 Hotel Key Cards, showing that the catalog is only growing faster and better as the milestones pass.
"Niagara Fallsview Casino Resort - Queen of hearts" Canadian hotel key card, from the Colnect catalog
With a rate of over 1,666 cards added every month, Colnect now features a catalog with Hotel Key Cards from 196 countries, 2,907 hotel chains and 292 themes.
"Hostal de la Gavina ***** GL" Spanish hotel key card, from the Colnect catalog
We would like to thank the coordinators of the category, Ignacio F López Vico [iflvico] and Angel L. Nebro [a1954], for their wonderful work on the hotel key cards catalog.

"Renaissance Golden View Beach Resort" Egyptian hotel key card, from the Colnect catalog
We would also like to express our appreciation for the contributors who make, by adding card after card, this catalog look the way it does today.
"Carlton Inter-Continental Cannes" French hotel key card, from the Colnect catalog
Would like to help add key cards to the catalog? Learn more on the Contributor Guide.

"Park Silver Obelisco Hotel" Argentinian hotel key card, from the Colnect catalog

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