On this quest, I ate the most amazing food and saw some amazing style. I tried to keep the memories alive of the places I visited by grabbing business cards and/or to-go menus and writing down the details of what I bought when I went inside.
When I got back from New York, I realized that I had amassed quite a little collection of souvenirs in the form of business cards and menus, so I decided to make a framed collage/shadowbox of my goodies.
I had to whittle down my stockpile in order to ensure that at least some of my NYC ephemera could be displayed.
A few of the 'before' items:
And the 'after':
I'm pretty happy with the way it turned out.