Show off your collectibles creatively with these 10 ideas

Besides carefully curating and displaying your collectibles in the tidiest fashion, try incorporating them into the interior design of your home to create a bigger impact.

Instead of partition walls, you can line up a row of display cabinets to divide up the living area!
(Interior design by JQ Ong/ The Association)

Have a clear idea of what you’d like to display before designing the home. This way, you can integrate calculated niches into the customised feature wall to showcase your collection.
(Interior design by Rezt & Relax Interior)

You can also use the most outstanding item in your collection as a centerpiece. For example, this sizeable display case of a Lego Millennium Falcon can double up nicely as a coffee table. 
(Interior design by Celsius Ink)

Recreate a snazzy sneakers boutique corner in your home with a customised glass display case that’s highlighted with jet black mosaic tiles and a dedicated spotlight.
(Interior design by Design Channel Pte Ltd)

Elevate your pottery collection by customising a backlit shelf specially for it. This showcase not only highlights the unique silhouette of the individual pieces, but also lends them a soft, ethereal glow. 
(Interior design by Aamer Architects)

If your collection doesn’t go in line with the home’s overall theme, restrict the showcase to a separate area. For example, this homeowner created a playful lounge area within his all-white home to hold all of his colourful toys.
(Interior design by DistinctIdentity)

Encase your army of small figurines to keep them dust-free, and use it to brighten up any unornamented surface.
(Interior design by Exquisite Art Furniture Decoration)

This couple gave their decorative souvenir tile collection special attention by showcasing it in frames that echo the wall’s wainscoting. You can do the same with the frames of artworks or photographs.
(Interior design by 3Q Interior Design & Concepts)

Display colourful record covers to dress up the empty walls in your home! Choose a simple display mechanism like this homeowner did in order to access and change the covers easily.
(Interior design by Barang Barang Interiors)

Showcasing Barbie dolls couldn’t be more apt within this room’s girly palace-inspired interiors. 
(Interior design by Vegas Interior Design)


This diehard fan designed her entire home to suit her favourite Sanrio character.
Click to see the rest of her Hello Kitty-themed home!

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