“Tchotchke” is my new favorite word.
For those who don’t know, it is a yiddish word meaning knickknack or bobble, and it is pronounced “choch-key.”
And there isn’t any place in the world better for finding tchotchkes than Etsy! Here’s some favorites that I found…
I could go on like this for hours!
No, they don’t have any kind of purpose other than looking cute, but I want them all in my home. I want to fill every nook, cranny, and available shelf space with kitschy, decorative items and turn my house into a tchotchke wonderland! I doubt that will ever happen, but a person can dream, can’t she?