Some of us (*cough* Bricken *Cough*) collect figurines, others collect comics or cards or manga or scifi pulp novels or...
I was doing some organizing today when I remembered how much I love putting things in order. Does anyone else? How do you organize the thing you love? I'll start.
This is how my monthly comics used to be organized until I went digital. This is now what remains of my physical copies:
Alphabetical order, natch.
I JUST REALIZED 'BEFORE WATCHMEN' IS AFTER 'BIRDS OF PREY.' MY BEAUTIFUL ALPHABETICAL SYSTEM HAS FAILED. AAHHHHHHH.
But what I really want to show off is my (drumroll, please) nail polish collection. Some of you may have heard about my obsession with polishes. IT'S NOT HOARDING IF THEY'RE ORGANIZED.
So, obviously, they are stored by type and in rainbow order (pink, ROY G BIV, brown, rainbow [mix with no dominant colour], black/white/grey/silver). I have two Ikea Helmers which store all of them. Each drawer has its own colour.
My pink drawer, for example:
Each colour is swatched on nail wheels so I know exactly what it looks like when it dries. Also helps for comparisons, matching, etc.
And, my piece de resistance, they are all cataloged in a beautiful spreadsheet:
So, fellow Niners, I know I'm not the only obsessive here. What does you collection look like? Let's revel in our obsessiveness!