Pendants, a tiny china dog, a sweater clip, a tie clip belonging to Mom's uncle Henry, and a tiny padlock I am planning on using in my sister's wedding bouquet in February. Her groom will be wearing a tiny skeleton key on his lapel.
Of all the old things I have ever seen or handled, it is my own family heirlooms I love the best. And I am so blessed that we have so many in my family! My family keeps E.V.E.R.Y.T.H.I.N.G.