I love vintage record players. I don’t know why they (you know who ‘they’ are; the man, man!) just don’t make colorful plastic ones anymore like they did in the 60s and 70s. Like this one
or this one
When i still lived back home with my mom, i would use her old recordplayer. A lovely little off-white and bordeaux box. You could take the lid off and stand it on it’s side; it was the speaker. I just don’t have the space for it in the tiny studio i live in right now. But you can bet your rear end i will haul it to my new bigger apartment as soon as i find one (apartment, that is).
But you know, if you have old records but won’t play them anymore, you can also do this with them:
And you can also bet i will do that to a cheap Ikea stool for my new apartment…