if you've kept it, flaunt it!
Once upon a time there was a young girl who spent long stretches of time in her local White Elephant Store (aka Thrift Store, Vinnies, Op Shop). She was 10 yrs old when she starting going and often spotted her spinster Aunt Rose in there too.
A two storey haven of all things used – furniture, books & bric-a-brac.
She remembers the creaky wooden floorboards on the top floor near the crockery and the endless shelves of books.
Her first collection? Pretty china saucers.
And then cup & saucer sets, teapots, pressed glass creamers, and then . . .