Text by Bethany Adams
Whether it’s a hobby, an investment, or a way of preserving precious memories, starting a collection is the perfect way to foster a passion and share it with the world. Interested in having your own but not sure where to begin? Let these 7 collection features spark a little inspiration and launch you on your own collecting journey!
There’s little more elegant than linens embroidered with elegant monograms. These textiles offer a romantic glimpse into the past and add a softening touch to the places you choose to display them in your home.
The result of long Alaskan winters, one woman’s cake stand collection has become an indelible part of her identity. With endless colors and designs to admire, these functional finds are as stunning as the sweet treats they were made to hold!
Designed to hold the famous chocolate delicacy, pot de crème cups are lidded treasures made in a wide range of styles and decorated with a gorgeous array of designs. Whether you choose to use them or simply appreciate their unique beauty, these tiny pots are as sweet as the dessert that inspires their name!
With a history that stretches back to the 1800s, salt and pepper shakers have been a popular collectors’ item for decades—and it’s no wonder why! Made of every material from silver to ceramic to wood and available in every imaginable shape, these paired pieces are so sought-after that the love of collecting them has its own name.
Want to know the history behind the fun-shaped finds that make the perfect adornment for any kitchen wall? Check out these cutting board collections that were inspired by beloved memories.
While their use is not as widespread as it once was, letter openers are still sought for their elegant and creative designs. Whether purchased for function or purely for decoration, they contribute a sophisticated style to any desktop.
Perfect for lovers of European style, French body pitchers were created to be useful but offer an abundance of beauty on top of their function. These pitchers can be found in a wide range of colors and often feature delightful designs, making them a magnifique option for collecting.