No matter what objects you collect ~ make an effort to display them! There is no sense in having an interesting collection if they are just packed away in a cupboard or attic. Believe me, with all our cool collections in storage I have realized how important it is to live with the items that you love.
P.S. All of the beautiful images in this post (except the last, which is mine) are from Country Living Magazine. Get up to the moment country decorating tips, recipes and happenings by following them @CountryLiving.