Why Graduating ROTC Cadets and Midshipmen Need a Silver Dollar

It is a tradition for graduating cadets and midshipmen to present to their military instructor a silver dollar in exchange for their first salute. Because the new officer has not done any deeds yet to earn the salute, the cadet must literally pay for it. That one dollar may not seem like much but to […]

Wanted: Signed Sports Pictures to Fill Empty Wall

Kenmore Collectibles is buying

Recently, we sold  several 16×20 sized Signed Sports Memorabilia pieces. Our walls look rather bare. . IF you have any of the following signed Football, Baseball, Basketball or Hockey players, we will pay the following: Tom Brady $500.00 Michael Jordan $600.00 Derek Jeter $400.00 Wayne Gretzky $250.00 Bobby Orr $175.00 David Ortiz $150.00 Miracle on […]

The 80 Rarest Michael Jordan Cards Hidden in Plain Sight. 1980s – 1990s

As I wrote a few weeks back, most cards from the 1980s – 1990s may be fun to own but valuable?  Ha ha ha.  Not too many.  However before you throw out Uncle Harry’s beloved binder of sports cards you inherited, you need to know which Michael Jordan cards to rescue from the trash bin.  […]

Today’s Find: 1959 Boston Red Sox Team Signed Baseball. Ted Williams

Today was a big purchase day.  We picked up not just a  beautiful 1986 Fleer Basketball Set, but also two Nolan Ryan Rookies and a really cool Bryce Harper Auto Patch card.  Anyone of these items would be worthy of highlighting but I think this 1959 Boston Red Sox Team Signed Baseball starring Ted Williams […]

Today’s Best Pull: 2017/18 Panini Contenders Basketball Pack

Kenmore Collectibles buys autographs

This year’s NBA roster is chock full of excellent freshman players.  Ben Simmons, Donovan Mitchell, Lauri Markkanen, Jayson Tatum, Kyle Kuzma to name just a few. That is why this season of Panini Basketball is pretty special.  Like shooting fish in a barrel, finding a top notch rookie / jersey or signature is downright easy […]

Searching thru 1990s Baseball Cards Feels a Lot Like This…

Have you ever gone thru a dumpster behind a 7/11 to hunt for tossed out scratched lottery tickets only to find $5.00 win here or $20.00 win there?  I hope not.   The possibility of striking it rich is pretty remote but from all the stories on the Internet, one would think it happens all the […]

Dealers Wanted. Sports Card Dealers

Like clockwork,every weekend throughout the year, sports card dealers and weekend sports card dealers pack up their SUVs, drive to their local Hotel or Meeting Hall to set-up their sports collectibles they have for sale.  I know. I used to do it myself.  It is a lot of work.  Getting up early, packing the car, […]


On Monday, February 5th, the day after Super Bowl LII, Kenmore Collectibles will offer a golden opportunity to buy your favorite Sports Cards.  One Day Only. Here is how it will go. No matter what score the New England Patriots beat the Philadelphia Eagles, the difference in score will be the discount for all Sports […]

Out with the old in with the new…

Perhaps you noticed? Last Friday, in the very early morning, while you were asleep, we switched our tried and true website, the one we had for over seven years, for an all-new snazzy website. We added plenty of new features including a F.A.Q section, Today’s Finds and Specials Announcements. On top of that our site […]

BUYING 1993 SP #279 Derek Jeter Rookie Card

Back in 2015, we posted a blog titled, BUYING 1993 SP #279 Derek Jeter Rookie Cards. It has been two and a half years since that blog and prices have jumped mightily.  For example, we offered $120 for a PSA 8 NM/MT in April, 2015.  Today, this same card, Kenmore Collectibles will pay $220.00.  If […]

National Baseball Card Day is Today!

Come in today, Saturday August 12 and join the fun.  Receive a free Topps Mike Trout card to commemorate the day.  Rip open free packs. Meet other collectors. Get 10% off on all sports related items in the store.  That means all cards, supplies and memorabilia is on sale!  We are open from 10am – […]