With minimal design taking precedence in many new homes, deciding what to hang onto can be tough. So what exactly do collector’s or inheritors of familial treasures do with their precious keepsakes when the time comes to clean out or redecorate? Apartment Therapy has put together a list of tips or questions to ask yourself that may help ease the process.
Ask yourself… Is it small or easy to store? Can you keep only part of a collection? Does it hold monetary value? Does it fit your taste?
As someone who has inherited several trinkets, collections and items as part of family tradition, following these suggestions has helped make the clean out process feel liberating. Check out the complete list at ApartmentTherapy.com