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Functional Vs Display - the collectors quandary

How do you measure the value of a display of your collection?

When we moved into our current house, we inherited a dis-used fireplace flanked by two built in bookcases in our living room. 677 more words


A Coaching Session for the Collector

I had an idea this morning. One which may instantly frame me as a ranting loon to many a reader, but one which may strike a chord with a few, and that’s a risk I’m willing to take. 1,367 more words


Ebay is not my Friend

Ebay is a great site. It’s given me countless hours of shopping pleasure, and allowed me to sell hundreds of items to move them on out of my home. 920 more words


Reduce, Reuse and Recycle

Getting off my usual topic for this week (partly because I’m trying to break my obsession with my diet)… lately I have become fascinated by the Reduce, Reuse and Recycle movement,¬†mostly as it relates to our stuff.¬† 683 more words

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How much stuff is TOO MUCH?

I’ve been on a war path with my home for years. Things, things EVERYWHERE. Stuff to store, to clean, to launder, to tidy up, to dust, to file, to maintain… it eats time, energy and money. 404 more words


Small House and Storage

Question- Does your house have enough storage? Most will say No.
Question- What is the storage you do have costing you in space? Interesting…

The small weatherboard house that currently sits on the hobby farm is 96m3. 408 more words


The Collector Vs The Minimalist

And now for the dichotomy of my life- a post on one of the vintage collections that occupy one of my many “distraction” slots.

Pyrex. 652 more words