Exceptionally Eclectic – She Hearts Junk

Must Love Junk.

Must Love Junk home tour - she has the most amazing collections and displays like this vintage shoe rack! kellyelko.com

I do!

We’re kindred spirits, Susan and I.

I mean we both share a love of and own

antique type writers, seltzer bottles, maps, wooden & wire crates, numbers, galvanized metal, fans …

whew (we need an intervention)!

Walk into Must Love Junk’sΒ EntryΒ andΒ this stack of vintage suitcases tells you this is no ordinary house.

Vintage suitcase collection - she knows how to display the best vintage finds! kellyelko.com

And her Living Room really bowls me over.

Old bowling bowl collection - one of the many cool displays in this home tour kellyelko.com

Vintage camera collection - just one of the many unique display ideas in this home kellyelko.com

The Sun Room shines with this peeling old locker.

Love this sunroom and the old locker! kellyelko.com

and numbered blue coffee table.

Love this collection filled vintage sunroom - that coffee table! kellyelko.com

Check out the Living Room and that fabulous factory cart turned table.

Love this factory cart coffee table kellyelko.com

K is for Kelly and should be mine – not in Susan’s Office!

And you know I’m a sucker for an old fan.

She has the best vintage finds and knows how to show them off - love the old fan! kellyelko.com

A crusty cabinet filled with ironstone and topped with some of my favorite things – old seltzer bottles.

What's better than an old ironstone and seltzer bottle collection? kellyelko.com

So take a hop, skip and jump over to Must Love Junk.

And to think, when I lived in Columbus, OH for four years, Susan and I were neighbors.

I know we would have been the best of junking friends!


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  1. I heart junk, too! Those are some of my favs, as well. Don’t ya just love walking into a home with junk and unusual items…so much to look at!

  2. WOW what a beautiful home!!!!!! LOVE it ALL! I too love anything vintage.Oh how I would love to find an old locker.And those bowling pins too.Thank you for sharing her home.Have a great weekend.

  3. me too! i love all the black & white, typography, fans, typewriters, lockers, vintage license plates…all.of.it!
    thanks for letting me take a peek at yet another wonderful blog.

  4. It’s like a really cool vintage shop … and Kelly I can see you shopping Susan’s amazing home and bargaining with her over that fan and that K and those super cool old bowling pins!

    Susan really knows how to do collections the right way …



  5. I love collecting junk. Your friend has some amazing pieces!!!
    I like to bring home junk and when I’m not looking dh throws it out. Some pieces he does likes πŸ™‚


  6. Count me in as someone else who is a Kindred Spirot of Loving Junque and in serious need of an Intervention! *Winks* I LOVE this Spirited Eclectic Home full of Found Treasures… the Collections are Interesting and Inspirational. A Beautifully Styled Home using Upcycled and Salvaged objects. I will definitely have to head over now and see even more…

    Blessings from the Arizona Desert… Dawn… The Bohemian

  7. Oh you saved the day!! I saw her blog the other day- and I wanted to subscribe. Well one thing led to another- and it didn’t happen or go trough or I was abducted by aliens- idk? Anyhow- I forgot the name and thought I’d lost her blog forever! Yay for finding her again!
    Thank you!
    xo Becca

  8. I love the home tours. Maybe if I was better organized mine would be tourable.

    Until then, I’ll continue to watch and be inspired.

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