Posts tagged "knickknacks"

Home Inspiration: 21 Ways To Display Travel Keepsakes, Old Photos & Other Clutter-Causing Treasures

One of the hardest parts of decorating or spring cleaning is finding a place for the precious mementos we'd never dream of getting rid of but rarely display or even look at. Most of my ticket stubs, old family photos, greeting cards from loved ones, artifacts of my grandparents' and random souvenirs I've picked up on vacations sit…

By: Claire Hannum / April 22, 2015

Owl On The Prowl

My mom collected owl art before she had kids, so our basement was chock full of owl paintings, lithographs and tapestries (okay, my mom came of age in the '70s.) These owls are a tasteful update on the owl obsession, perfect as a shelf objet d'art or desk paperweight. In a word, they're a hoot.

By: Julie Gerstein / June 22, 2011

A Collection Of Creatively Displayed Collections

When I still lived by myself in Chicago, before I moved to New York and in with my then-boyfriend (now husband), I had a collection of coffee cups gathered from thirft stores, garage sales and inherited from friends, that I displayed on my kitchen walls in much the same way as the cups in thi…

By: Wendy Atterberry / September 8, 2009