Archive | July, 2011

Google’s got style

22 Jul

Every day Google changes up their logo to something fun. I’ll have to say, it is especially eye-catching today with an animated Calder style mobile. Cute, guys.

Testing the waters.

20 Jul

I am trying out a buncha new tools I came up with the other day to find stuffs. Here’s some of my finds.








$1150.00 Looks so bootiful and such a useful design!

Is it Friday yet?

19 Jul

I just realized that all these days of the week posts could possibly confuse someone. I am running out of ideas and really want it to be the end of the week! PS. I heard that Tuesday’s is State Fair ride the rides for a buck day. Not sure how reliable my source of information was…but chu know.
40.00 It looks kinda like a sled to me.

50.00 Check out this post for all the other neat things listed for cheaper. I am in love with that clock.

135.00 :O

60.00 This bean is so neat! So many wonderful things that could be done and character it could add!

Tuesday, bloody Tuesday

19 Jul

Cast a wide net on this one, kids. San Francisco as well as Sacramento Craiggers.

Drexel Declaration dining set for $800.00. A got-damned beautiful set, and — oh my, they even use “Mimomito” as a keyword. LOOK MOM, I’M A KEYWORD!!

$100.00 Boomerang gray formica table in SF. Like, BOOOOOOM..

$150.00 crazy rounded drawer-pull hutch in Santa Rosa.

A little orange “bloop” of a stool. $40.00 in Vallejo.

I WANT! This is a Drexel piece that looks like a Danish piece that also looks like AN ARACHNID!! Put it next to your bed and while you sleep it crawls around the room shooting webs. Egh. $125.00 in Oakland.

Not my style, and dang it’s far in Aptos — but $35.00 for a vanity with mirror AND matching stool. Can’t help but share with my lovelies.

Two Lane Acclaim series lookin’ nesting tables for $75.00 in SF.

$200.00 SUPER ATOMIC MAGIC FREEDOM FIGHTING.. dinette. Now don’t you want it even more?

$580.00 or best offer and a car ride to Redwood City for your very own Jere wall sculpture. Your friends will be quite jealous.

What appears to be three possibly teak nesting tables for $20.00 in Reno. Yes, I do just post these far away cheap items to torture y’all.

1950’s Motorola lil’ bitty television in an enclosed cabinet and apparently it works! $100.00 here in The City of Trees.

Kind of cool, kind of uncool, kind of angular, ..but mostly GREEN. $40.00 in Sac.

Price reduced on these poor sad bastardooos. $40.00 for all three! Come on, get out your sewing machine and make them some little seat pads and put ’em in your house. Don’t be so cruel.

$390.00 for an incredible chair set in some place called Glenn.

sharing is caring

18 Jul

Kevin W. posted some sweet pieces that he is selling on our Facebook Page.

Lane Altavista dovetail 2 tier swivel coffee table. Original finish, very good condition, a few scratches from the paws of our two 20 pound Maine Coon kitties….Yours for $395.

 A Lane Altavista large square lamp table with single drawer. Top has some veneer loss, but solid, and still very nice….and only $75 smackers!

a way cool pole lamp….fake wood grain, nice translucent globes, with that springy adjustable thang….Lets say…Oh..$55 buckeroos!

Yep, nice matching pair Lane Altavista end tables, nice dark original finish, again, HipCat and Bebop might have added a scratch or two, but reallllly nice. I’m asking..Oh…$175 for the pair?

Kevin lives in Los Banos and if you’re interested in his stuff you can message him through FB directly at his page.

A heaping helping.

18 Jul


80.00 in EDH? Not exactly sure what that is. I’ve had way too much coffee and cannot use my brain anymore.

150.00 in Natomas. Not sure if this is an Ikea chair or not. BAH.

60.00 in Natty North. ER HM. Natomas.

100.00 in Pioneer.
Seller ” Vintage Italian Swivel Chair & Ottoman in rich pumpkin color. Excellent condition. Only two dings in wood-back of chair caused by movers. Comfortable and unique piece.”

30.00 in Stockton.

25.00 in El cerrito.

100.00 in East Sac.

250.00 in Reno.


150.00 in San Jose.

100.00 Sacramento!!!

Vallejooooooo, the yay areeeaa! (to be read in e40 voice)

18 Jul

Yay! My favorite rest stop in California is open again.

While I was driving my wonderful friend Jake to San Francisco last weekend, I finally remembered to check out the modern face lift of the Vallejo rest stop. I had been meaning to check it out since its completion earlier this year, but hanging out at rest stops alone isn’t something that makes me feel completely comfortable. This one might change that though, it is so cute and clean  and there is good toilet paper AND there are picnic tables that overlook Six Flags and parts of Vallejo. Is it strange that I really want to have a picnic at a rest stop on the side of a freeway that is in a sad little town 45 minutes from my house?

Anyway, I like it. Check it out! Bring picnic fixings. ;)


And, in honor of one of the only good things to come from Vallejo – I give you my favorite e40 song =D


San Fran and Sactown

18 Jul

$100.00 each bentwood upholstered chairs. Get ’em in the East Bay!

$100.00 Heywood Wakefield looking coffee table. A little beat, but still lookin’ good. In San Leandro.

$100.00 Milo Baughman style white end tables. Cubey goodness in Pacifica.

$275.00 adorable settee! In Oaktown.

Pulled these suckers in from Reno craigslist. – but $40! I had to share.

Very nice shelving unit for $250.00 here in Sacramento.

Mmm yeah. Orange. $40.00 in Roseville.

$80.00 pole lamp.

$135.00 ventless fireplace. This thing is GREAT.

HOLD. THE PHONE. $350.00 for this entire Broyhill table set including the hutch. WHOA.

$75.00 velvetty blue mid century couch for sale.

Craigslist Sacramento

15 Jul

$75.00 for an adorable sewing table. That’s a good price! In El Dorado.

Six fantabulous patio chairs (appear to be different colors. Hooray!) in Natomas for $235.00.

$95.00 wall sculpture in Sac.

$275.00 for this fantastic condition walnut hutch. Located in East Sacramento.

Not exactly sure what era this crazy table is from – but it’s incredibly clever and clean! $150.00 North of Woodland.

Dresser for $120.00.

Mo’ mobiles. For inspiration or consumption.

11 Jul

I’ve got like two pages of mobiles on etsy saved on the computer bug. I thought I’d put all that searching to good use and show some of ya’ll these fancy dangly majigs.

214.00 Get it?! They are peppers!

I imagine having a ceiling full of leaves. MAGICAL.

I just adore things that are all rustic and mystical like this.

This dude is called wise guy. He stands on his own two feet!

Simple and blonde.

16.00 I noticed the other day that I have started a pretty lengthy bird collection in my house. I find that odd because a couple years ago I was completely terrified of birds. Now they are all over the place. Imagine that.

68.00 Coloful mobile is colorful.

55.00 I realize this looks a lot like what it’s intended for. Baby like! Them colors though. MAH. I dig them. This mobile seems like it would be nice thrown in some lonely corner.

130.00 If you check out that post you can see other pictures of this guy moving (I like to think DANCING) about and it looks pretty wonderful. That ball at the bottom gives it some extra class!

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