2018.11.15

Winter Holidays
After Thanksgiving we will be open Thursday, Friday & Saturday 10am - 4pm until Christmas.

 

2018.08.23

Looking forward to the Fall!
We will continue to be open Friday and Saturday from 10 AM to 4 PM except for the weekend of Oct 26th.

 

2017.12.30

Happy New Year!
In the new year we will continue to be open Friday and Saturday from 10 AM to 4 PM or schedule an appointment at zips@zipstoys.com

Even when we aren't here, be sure to check us out on eBay!
Zipstoys on eBay

 

2017.11.23

Holiday Hours Update
The holidays are upon us and we're updating our hours! We will be open Friday and Saturday from 10 AM to 4 PM through Christmas. Be sure to check out our various holiday memorabilia and antiques, as well as our holiday listings on eBay.

As always, we encourage you to reach out to us by e-mail if you have any questions or found your way here from our Ebay listings. You can find us at our showroom on Darby Road in Havertown Fridays and Saturdays 10 AM to 4 PM. Please be sure to contact us by e-mail to confirm hours and schedule appointments at zips@zipstoys.com.

Even when we aren't here, Be sure to check us out on eBay!
Zipstoys on eBay

 

2017.10.28

Allentown Toy Show
The Allentown Toy Show is coming up next weekend, Friday the 3rd and Saturday the 4th, where you can check out a wide variety of our wares in person! As a result, we will not be in the shop, but we look forward to seeing you at the show.

We have a marvelous new addition to our Disney art list, an original Mary Blair rendition of Winny the Pooh stuck in a honey jar. And as always, we encourage you to reach out to us by e-mail if you have any questions or found your way here from our Ebay listings. You can find us at our showroom on Darby Road in Havertown Fridays and Saturdays 10 AM to 4 PM. Please be sure to contact us by e-mail to confirm hours and schedule appointments at zips@zipstoys.com.

Even when we aren't here, Be sure to check us out on eBay!
Zipstoys on eBay

 

2017.10.07

Autumnal Spirits
Fall fell and we're happy to announce our holiday hours are expanded once again. You can find us at our showroom on Darby Road in Havertown Fridays and Saturdays 10 AM to 4 PM. Please be sure to contact us by e-mail to confirm hours and schedule appointments at zips@zipstoys.com.

Even when we aren't here, Be sure to check us out on eBay!
Zipstoys on eBay

 

Sending off Summer
Summer is slowly coming to an end and we are getting ready to say goodbye to the summer fun and prepare for the Autumn holidays. We still maintain our Saturday hours, but we may close earlier than 4PM if we have no appointments on those days. Please be sure to contact us by e-mail to confirm hours and schedule appointments at zips@zipstoys.com.

Even when we aren't here, Be sure to check us out on eBay!
Zipstoys on eBay

 

2017.06.10

Spring into Summer Zip's Toys Update
Summer is quickly approaching, and we'll be out in the world hunting for new treasures for the store. We will not be open the following weekends: June 24th and August 19th. We will still be maintaining our Saturday hours, but we may close earlier than 4PM if we have no appointments on those days. Please be sure to contact us by e-mail to confirm hours and schedule appointments at zips@zipstoys.com.

 

2017.01.04

News for the New Year from Zip's Toys
Due to changes in staff, we will be open Saturdays from 10am to 4pm, and many Thursdays. Please contact us by e-mail to confirm hours and schedule appointments at zips@zipstoys.com.

 

2016.12.03

Christmas 2016
We will be open Thursday, Friday & Saturday 10am - 4pm until Christmas.

 

2016.10.15

Allentown Toy Show
Find us at the Allentown Toy Show on Nov 5th at booth Q1. We will have a remarkable collection of 19th century blocks, games and toys plus 4 important Steiff studio animals.

 

2016.08.27

Fall 2016
We are back and normal hours, Friday and Saturday 10:30 am to 3:30 pm, will resume.

 

2016.07.08

Summer 2016
We will be closed beginning 7/22 and will return in August.

 

2015.08.28

Fall 2015
We will be closed 9/26 due to Pope shenanigans.

 

2015.05.16

Spring 2015
We will be closed after 5/24 until we reopen on 6/19.

 

2014.08.16

Fall 2014
Starting in September our fall hours will be Fridays and Saturdays 10:30 am - 3:30 pm or by appointment made via email.

 

2014.04.19

Spring 2014
Our spring hours are Fridays and Saturdays 10:30 am - 3:30 pm or by appointment made via email.

 

2013.09.21

Holidays 2013
Until the New Year we will be available Fridays and Saturdays 11am - 3pm or by appointment made via email.

 

2013.08.20

Summer 2013
This fall we will be available for appointments by e-mail. Please contact us at zips@zipstoys.com

 

2013.04.26

Spring 2013
We are now open by chance or by appointment. Please contact us at zips@zipstoys.com as the phone will rarely be answered and voice messages rarely checked.

 

2012.12.18

Winter 2013
Our hours will remain
Fridays & Saturdays 10:00am to 4:00pm.

 

2012.10.26

Allentown Toy Show
Come see us at the Allentown Toy Show next weekend for a great selection of Toni dolls, Fisher-Price and tin toys.

 

2012.09.29

Fall 2012
Our new fall hours are Fridays & Saturdays 10:00am to 4:00pm.

 

2012.06.30

Summer 2012
Our new summer hours are Tuesdays & Fridays 10:00am to 4:00pm.

 

2012.05.01

2012
We will be here Fridays & Saturdays 10:00am to 4:00pm.

 

2011.09.09

Fall 2011
This fall we will be in on Fridays & Saturdays 10:30am to 3:30pm most weeks. All shipping will be done then. Please be in touch in advance if you want to visit.

 

2011.05.31

Summer 2011
This summer we will be in on Tuesdays & Fridays most weeks. All shipping will be done then. Please be in touch in advance if you want to visit.

 

2010.12.17

Holidays and the New Year
Zips will be open by appointment in 2011 but will not have regular hours. Email will be answered within 2 days most of the time. Have a great holiday season and a wonderful New Year.

 

2010.10.02

Closed next weekend
We will be closed next week due to the Fun Fair Show in Oaks, Pa
. Come see us at booth 1606.

 

2010.09.03

Fall
We will be open Fridays and Saturdays 10:00am to 3:30pm starting Sept 10th
.

 

2010.07.30

August
We will be closed the last 3 weeks of August. Please contact us in September when we will be able to make appointments or sell online.

 

2010.07.02

July
In July we will be open 11am to 3 pm Tuesday to Friday or by appointment. Call us at 610-536-9050 or email zips@zipstoys.com

 

2009.12.26

End of an Era
Starting Jan 1st we will only be available by chance or by appointment. Call us at 610-536-9050 or email zips@zipstoys.com

 

2009.10.15

Check out our newly reduced R. John Wright Collection!
You can find our complete listing of available items here: R. John Wright.

 

2009.09.24

Final Fall Season, the Holidays are almost here.
We will be open 11 AM to 4 PM, Tuesday through Saturday until January 2nd, 2010. In the new year, we will open to the public by appointment only.

 

2009.08.13

Vacation Time and Fall Business Hours
We will be closed for vacation from Aug 17th through Sept 1st. When we return, our Fall Hours will be from Tuesday through Saturday 11AM to 4 PM.

 

2009.06.23

Summer Hours and Holiday Closing
Our new Summer Hours have been announced. You can contact us or visit the store Tuesday through Friday, 10:30 AM to 3:30 PM.

June 30-July 7th we will be closed. Happy 4th of July!

 

2009.06.05

New Artist Doll Sale!
Check out new sale prices in the Artist Doll section of the website.

 

2009.05.08

Zips Alert:
We will change our hours mid-June to Tuesday-Friday 10:30-3:30 for the summer. Appointments can be requested at 610-536-9050 or by e-mail
.

 

2009.03.19

Muffy Lovers Alert:
At 40% off, we are rapidly selling out of Muffy. We have a few undisplayed sets including Black & White, Play Date, Mercy Me, Flutterbyes, Club House, and Circus. Soon these sets will be broken up and no longer complete. We have lay away options to reserve sets and help guarantee filling out your collection.

 

2009.01.15

Zip's 2009
We are back to our normal hours of Wed - Sat 11:00 - 4:00 or by appointment.

 

2008.12.30

Happy New Year
We will be reopening on Jan 7th.

 

2008.12.05

Happy Holidays
We will be happy to extend our hours through the holiday season by appointment. We will be open Dec 26th, 27th and 30th 11am-4pm and then we will be closed for inventory until Wednesday Jan 7th. We do not know how long we will be able to keep the store open next year so if you have not visited us yet we hope you can make it this month.

 

2008.09.18

Fall Schedule
Oct 4th Flea Market at the store 9-3
Nov 1st Allentown Toy Show
Nov 16th Hackensack Doll Show
We will be open the weekends of both shows but Toni will not be here to answer questions.

2008.07.26

Summer Vacation
We will be closed the week of Aug 11th and will reopen on Wed Aug 20th. E-mail will be answered as possible. Have a great summer!

2008.06.28

Closed for July 4th
We will be closed on Friday the 4th and Saturday the 5th. Enjoy your weekend!

2008.06.17

Summer Saturday Hours
We will close by 3:30pm on Saturdays this summer.

 

2008.05.29

June 14th 2nd Annual Father's Day Yard Sale
Zips is hosting a multi-vendor craft / flea mart / yard sale Saturday June 14th just in time for Father's Day. Rain or shine 10 to 2 pm Great bargains - selection - never know what you will find event.

 

2008.03.21

April Alert
We will be closed Friday April 4th for a family event.

 

2008.03.06

Show Schedule in March
Sunday the 9th at The Doll Show in Hackensack, NJ.
29th and 30th at Atlantique City, our new booth number is 2029. Come see us.

 

2008.01.16

Contact Us Page Error
Unfortunately we've just discovered that our "contact us" page hasn't been working properly. We apologize if we didn't respond to your message, please contact us again and we'll be happy to help you. Our hours are Wednesday thru Saturday 11:00am to 4:00pm.

 

2007.12.08

More Holiday Hours
We will be opened until 8pm on Thursday the 20th (or later if you ask) and we will still be happy to make appoints for any of you who cannot shop during our normal hours. Please call during store hours to make arrangements. We wish you all a happy holiday season.

 

2007.12.01

Holiday Hours
Although our posted store hours will not be changing, we will be happy to make appoints for any of you who cannot shop during our normal hours. Please call during store hours to make arrangements. We wish you all a happy holiday season.

 

2007.11.03

Christmas Special
All ornaments (Steiff, McKenna, Annalee, etc.) 25 to 50% off, now through Christmas
.

 

2007.09.22

Yard Sale!
On Haverford Township Day, Saturday Oct 6th, we will be having our last yard sale of the year from 10:00am to 2:00pm
.

 

2007.08.08

Vacation Daze
We will be closed for vacation the weeks of August 13th and August 20th. We will reopen Wednesday, August 29th. Email and phone requests will be answered sporadically during our vacation. Have a great end to your summer
.

 

2007.07.07

Summer hours at Zips
Hope you're having a wonderful summer. Here at Zips, on quiet days we tend to leave a little early. Please call if you're running late or try back the next day. Thanks!

 

2007.03.06

Atlantique City
Atlantique City is fast approaching. Our booth number is 1588. We will be bringing a special collection of Elastolin including cages from the original archives, along with our usual assortment.

 

2007.01.21

Temporary Slow Down
Please pardon if our responses to e-mail are slow this week, our regular tech guy is on vacation.

2007.01.19

Store Hours:
Wednesday to Saturday 11:00am to 4:00pm or by appointment.

 

2006.12.22

Closed for Inventory
We will be closed to do inventory on Jan 3rd, 4th and 10th. We will be open 11am - 4pm Friday the 5th and Saturday the 6th. Starting the 11th we will return to our normal hours of 11am - 4pm Wednesday thru Saturday and other hours by appointment.

 

2006.12.12

Holiday Hours
Tuesday through Saturday 10:30am till 4:30pm or by appointment. We hope you have a wonderful holiday season.

 

07.26.2006

Vacation Hours
The week of August 7th we will be open Friday & Saturday 11-3 pm only. Normal hours resume August 16, 2006.

 

07.20.2006

Summer is really here
and our hours are more erratic. Please call or email to confirm that we are open when you wish to visit. We still are happy to make appointments for alternate days if we have enough notice.

 

07.01.2006

Happy 4th of July
We will be out until the 5th and will be able to respond to your questions then.

 

06.10.2006

FINALLY FINE ART
with pictures available on our Fine Art list. Check it out.

 

03.11.2006

Coming Soon: Robotech
We've discovered a box of Robotech and will have a list online soon.

11.22.2005

We're Open!
Our new location has expanded our art gallery, antiques and collectibles departments. We invite you to visit our new showroom at 2204 Darby Rd Havertown Pa 19083 to see for yourself how much more interesting we have become. The Steiff Toni is holding is the largest Original Teddy Steiff created, produced in the early 80s our reduced retail is $1500.

 

11.02.2005

We're Open!
We are now open at 2204 Darby Rd Havertown, PA 19083 Thursday thru Saturday 11:00-5:00 or by appointment. Our new number is 610-536-9050.

 

8.03.2005

Zip's is Moving
We are currently closed during our move to 2204 Darby Rd Havertown Pa 19083. We hope to be open in September with our limited showroom hours Thursday, Friday and Saturday 11-4:30 and by appointment. We are still answering email and phone questions.

 

6.16.2005

June 18 Last Day
For the first few weeks after we are close there will be boxes of free merchandise out front of our store. Please contact us with donation requests that can be picked up.

 

6.04.2005

Final Two Weeks
We are entering our last two open weeks in our current location. We will be moving to 2204 Darby Rd Havertown Pa 19083. We will be open there in September at the latest. Our ability to answer e-mail while we are between stores maybe sporadic. Thank you for your patience with us during the move.

 

4.15.2005

60% off June McKenna
As we prepare to move we are reducing all our June McKenna Christmas collectibles until May 21. Contact us about other deep discounts on collectibles.

 

4.08.2005

Moving Sale!
20% off almost everything on in-store purchasing. Special requests for online purchasing available.

 

2.18.2005

Heath Sale
Huge reduction to his handmade Matt and Mary dolls now making them less than his vinyls. See Photos.