Tell a story with a collection. Placing smaller items together in an unexpected place not only emphasizes the scale of the collection, but also allows for the perfect venue to create a diorama-like vignette.
2. A blogger's '50s ranch: Abbey of the Aesthetic Outburst blog lives with her family of four in this ranch in upstate New York. She calls her style "organized eclectic," and infuses her spaces with bursts of color and carefully curated finds.
This collection of little deer sculptures and birds has been arranged in a creative way. The miniature herd below bird-filled branches seem to be wandering in the forest. It's very fun, and it works all year.