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Weekend Excursions

12 Nov

“The original color was tourquoise, which leads me to believe it is 60’s retro chair, it is now red. Good condition, sturdy, no cracks or chips. Might be able to deliver”

This plastic bean is going for 15 dollars in Salinas. He appears to be very angry that he is no longer his original turquoise color.
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I think me and the color yellow have really come to understand one another. This chair is being sold for 185.00 in Martinez.
Ps. Isnt it super cute that the seller set up a living arangement for their post?
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HELLO CHAIR! I THINK I LOVE YOU! Seller is asking 65 cash for this bootiful treasure. It is located in South San Francisco.
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Cork (hey now no ideas with that-this thing is for light) floor lamp is going for 75.00 in Redding.
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“Hi, Offered for sale is this super cool, mid century modern blond Formica coffee table. The blond wood grain Formica top is in good condition with a few minor scuffs and light scratches due to its age. The edge of the table is painted black to match the black hairpin legs.”

This table is going for 40.00 in Grass valley.
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Lunch Break

12 Nov

On my “freedom hour” I stopped by 57th Street to finally put money down on the couch Alan and I have been eyeballin’ in Cheryl’s booth. Here are some other treats she currently has back there. I’m pretty sure both the desk and the dresser are under $100.00 right now! As for the couch, well I had to get back to work and we’ll be picking it up tomorrow evening.

Craigslist: Cabinet 15.00-Carmichael

12 Nov


Storage! 15.00 is good enough for me to store all my messy art junk in here pending of course the outcome of actually seeing this guy in person:

This item is in really good condition. These pitures do not do it justice. Stands nearly 4 foot high. and would be great in a dinning room or office. This can be viewed and purchased at:
Capital City Community Church
4701 Whitney Avenue
Carmichael, CA 95608
Corner of Mission and Whitney
Friday, Nov. 12 -8am-5pm
Saturday, Nov. 13 – 8am-3pm
First come first serve. Tons of other 2nd hand items for sale at this location. Come check us out!”

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Weekend Excursions: Bay Area

12 Nov

I say, we may be taking a day trip to the bay. Oakland is where we’d like to drive, where hopefully we’d arrive to thrift stores that were alive with awesome mid century treasures. That would be a pleasure.

Golly, I sure am excited. Can you recommend any good thrift stores in or near Oakland?

Here are some good lookin’ things that you can check out if you’ll also be in or around the bay area:

Walnut dresser – $79 bucks-Vallejo (original post)

Slat bench – $250 – Glen Park (original post)

This person seems to have been a hoarder. See those blonde end tables and the dresser? They can be viewed at this Aptos estate sale (original post)

Rose would love this. I’m not sure how much it is, but it can be found in Berkeley. (Original post)

Hanging lamp – $145 – San Rafael (original post)

Cute chair – $175 – SF (original post)

Craigslist: Green Tweed.

12 Nov

$60 and comes with an ottoman apparently! I had to e-mail the seller, any mention of “green tweed” and I need to see it. Don’t know what era it’s actually from – but OH that green. (Original Post)

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