Christmas with The Decorologist

Today I’m opening my door to give you a tour of my home at Christmas.  I’m not big on traditional Christmas color schemes, so get ready a heavy dose of pink and gold!     Upon entering we do have a rather large and traditional tree in our front window,...

Collecting as Artform – Lisa Congdon

Lisa Congdon is a San Francisco artist who started a blog in the beginning of 2010 – she has posted a picture for every day of the year of her curated collections at collectionaday2010.blogspot.com.  You know I *heart* hanging eclectic plate groupings (see my...

Oh, Deer – Another Collection!

I *heart* deer.  I love to display my deer collection at Christmas time, because people aren’t as likely to think I’m nuts.      This is the fireplace in my living room.  I’ve got nine small deer that I display on the mantel.     I cluster my deer in...

Modern Wall Displays of Collections

I often hear people say they don’t like collections because they consider them to be clutter.  It’s true, many people display their collections in a cluttered, unfocused manner.  But collections give a home personality and soul.   They represent things...

Vintage Mother’s Day Cards

This is a collection I started by accident.  A few years ago, I found  a couple of framed vintage Mother’s Day cards at an antique mall. Over the years, I have occasionally found one at an estate sale or antique mall along the way. I’ve hung them in...