Collecting The Kind Of Molds You Do Want In Your Kitchen | Antiques & Vintage Collectibles |

When I saw this jangle of vintage copper molds at the thrift store today, I was reminded of my aunt Vicki.

When she was alive, her entire kitchen was decorated with them. It began, I believe, as an inexpensive way to decorate. Back when I was a kid, you could grab these copper molds for just a quarter or so, which meant for a dollar or two you could easily cover your kitchen walls. (They are more expensive now, but still less expensive than other forms of home decor for your kitchen walls.)

I remember how the copper would gleam off the walls and warm the room…