a.k.a. the "If-I-Ever-Have-Money-Again, list".
Western Digital WD Elements 500GB USB portable hard drive, $79 at Comp USA here in town. (Larger size is ok too!) [portable drives = less cords]
An actual Spirograph from the 1970’s. I’ve seen them on ebay “sealed in box”. I don’t care if it’s sealed in box, just so long as all the pieces are there (except maybe the markers) and it’s been well-taken-care of.
A retro vintage typewriter refurbed by the guy who refurbed this one-
The refurbisher is “WriterTypes” on ebay: http://myworld.ebay.com/writertypes&ssPageName=STRK:MEFSX:SELLERID
Wow. This is a dream. 132 colors of PrismaColor colored pencils!!!!
People take Blythe dolls from the 1970’s and re-make them in various BEAUTIFUL custom ways with custom hair, eyes and clothes, redone skin, pet pals and more. I can’t link to any one in particular because they come and go so far and each one is unique, and many different people make them. But one day, when I have money to spend on collectables, I’m getting one! Something Pink, or goth, or with a dog.
Google “blythe doll” or “custom blythe doll”. Ebay & Etsy have them from time to time. There are beautiful ones to be seen on flickr. I once saw one in Craft Magazine and drew a concept drawing of my own from the photo I saw in the magazine, it’s a girl with a pug and pugs on her coat:
Anything from this store!