A Little Collection...

This week I found a spoon rack at the thrift store.  Now, if you're like me, you think of little souvenir spoons displayed on these.  Well, this rack was old and handmade...


 The wood has a beautiful old patina...I wouldn't think of painting this one.  


I couldn't help thinking what a wonderful display it would be 
for my engraved silverplate spoon collection...


hotel silver...


organizations...





I love how the rack looks hanging in my dining room... 
and having the spoons out where they can be seen.


Engraved and monogrammed spoons are such an affordable and easy-to-find collectible...



I am joining~


Until next time...

17 comments

  1. Really liked that idea. Love the spoons!

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  2. That is so pretty! I like the silver spoons on display...that's what a collection is for, right?
    beautiful.
    glad you're not painting it.

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  3. What a perfect find. I love your spoon collection.... such special pieces all of them - from such a unique time. I love old hangers from hotels too! So evocative :)

    I like it unpainted too...

    Karen x

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  4. Beautiful! I think the spoons on the wood tone is so pretty. I'm visiting from Revi's blog tour. I'm a new follower. Nice to meet you! I love thrifting too :-)

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  5. Love the one of a kind spoon rack. Your collection of spoons "pop" against the dark wood. Love that! Thanks for sharing. I so enjoy following you! -Julie xo

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  6. Love all the spoons Linda and that is the perfect spoon holder to display them. Very pretty.
    Kris

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  7. What a cool collection! I love the spoon rack, and your spoons look great on it.

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  8. Kudos to people that don't paint gorgeous old wood! :)

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  9. that wood is beautiful - and I agree with you - not all wood needs to be painted! your spoon collection looks perfect posed in the rack - and now you can see and enjoy them all...

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  10. Oh you would LOVE a spoon i just found for my aunt. I will try to remember to post before I send it! Great collection!

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  11. I'm so glad you left the pretty wood finish as is! Your collection of spoons fits perfectly into the holder, so it was meant to be!

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  12. So lovely!! Such a nice collection of spoons with a twist!

    Blessings, Edie Marie

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  13. Treasures! I would keep them. Never collected spoons. I don't like the gold ones from vacation spots, but these I love! I'd love this!

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  14. I didn't even know hotel spoon were a thing! Another thing I will be in the lookout for now. They look great hanging there!

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