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52 Photos Project – week 37 :: my collection

Welcome back. This week’s prompt is “my collection”.

Until I had to choose, I didn’t realize just how many collections I actually have. I love collecting…and it goes in cycles… So much so, that when I see things now, I have to think, “Where is it going to go? Do I have a spot for it?”

In our household, we love to cook & entertain friends & family, so you might guess that most of my collectibles are kitchen related.

I would have to say my favourite collection are my “Cornish-ware” pieces. Some are in really good shape and we use them on a regular basis. Other are old & stained, so they just live in the china cabinet. IMG_2084.JPG
This coffee/tea set is the jewel of the collection, though is isn’t Cornish-ware. It is Carrigaline from the Republic of Ireland. It is complete with 6 mugs, a pitcher & covered sugar bowl.


My next favourite collection are my bowls. …and before you ask, yes, I do use them all:


Just for an added splash of colour, I’m including my Fiestaware dishes…a fun collection, full of great colors. I love using them this time of year when it is cold and bleak out.


What do you collect? Do you want to share? Head on over to Bella’s 52 Photos Project blog and check out what others are collecting.

Thanks for visiting. Until next time, Connie šŸ˜ƒ


I am living my dream life in the country! I love photography, travelling, cooking, baking and I even try my hand at quilting.

3 thoughts on “52 Photos Project – week 37 :: my collection

  1. I love that you have collections of all sorts of dish ware! and stripes! my favorite is stripes. love to wear them and I’m instantly attracted to anything with stripes. I suppose I collect hearts and feathers:) I would love to have a collection of dishes but I don’t have much storage.

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