detritus - [dit-trite-uss] noun.
1. The remains of something that has been destroyed or broken up.
2. Debris, junk, rubble, dust, rubbish, trash, scrap.
3. Worthless material that is to be disposed of.
Don't be such a downer, Miriam Webster!
My opinion? Trash is simply failure of the imagination.
Old clip-on earring backs amassed and woven into a substantial collar, interlaced with multi-tone pearls.
Signed Kay Adams, $345.