Barbara Crews

  • Longtime collector who has contributed to numerous trade magazines
  • Profiled on A&E's "Incurable Collector"
  • Founder of the American Cookie Jar Association


Barbara Crews is a former writer for ThoughtCo who contributed articles on collectibles and memorabilia for over 16 years. She has contributed to and been profiled in many magazines specializing in antiques and collectibles, including Antique Trader, Today's Vintage, Collector's Mart, Antique & Collectibles Showcase, and Collectors News. Crews has also been featured on A&E's "Incurable Collector," as well as in an M&M commercial. She is the founder of the American Cookie Jar Association.


Crews is currently studying to become a certified antiques appraiser.

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