Say Cheese! It’s Another Shelfie

Swedish Rococo secretaire, Shelfie, antique coral, taxidermied doves, apothecary jars, silver cache pots, vintage ink wells

top: 5px; float: left; color: white; background: #781300; border: 1px solid darkkhaki; font-size: 60px; line-height: 50px; padding-top: 1px; padding-right: 5px; font-family: times;”>In honor of yesterday’s dental appointment we’re discussing eclecticism in home decorating.  Tucked into one of the shelves in the Swedish Rococo secretaire in the corner of my living room I’ve displayed my dental mold on a shelf along with antique, leather-bound books and an inkwell.  I liked the way the white popped against the red shelves.  And while I thought this was a humorous accent I think my husband might just think it’s creepy!  Other shelves hold more antique coral, taxidermied doves, apothecary jars, silver cache pots and shells gathered on long ago vacations.   What are the eclectic touches you do in your home décor?

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