#5. Salt and Pepper Shakers
Salt Shakers? Whaaaaaat? Ok, let me explain. It’s been my dream to open a craft studio in my town, chock full of supplies to service makers, and inspire others to create. My dear Mother has always been my #1 fan of this idea, and frequently texts me saying she wishes there was a studio to work on … insert some little craft project that requires going out to purchase supplies. I’m not going off topic, I promise, I’ll get back to my mom.
At a thrift store, we found a box of restaurant style salt and pepper shakers. I picked them up and thought, how cool. These would be fun for something. But put them back because I couldn’t think of that something right then and there.
My mom on the other hand said, “why don’t you store your glitter in there for the glitter bar you’ll have one day?”
Genius. Pure genius. And this was amidst wedding shopping for my wedding so I remember seriously thinking about spending the 5 bucks on something that wasn’t wedding related, but it was future related so I think it will be ok. Here’s a little snippet of my glitter collection: