Friday, March 4, 2011

Fridays Finest Finds in Minneapolis

People are e-mailing me from around the country to do Fridays Finest Craigslist searches in their area, as some of my followers already know. Below are some fun finds on Craigslist in Minneapolis. To all my friends in Minneapolis, hope you find something you like...

Matching Chairs $60 {i'm lovin' the lattice back on these gals and so easy to reupholster chairs}...
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Below is an inspirational image for the above CL chairs...
dining rooms - palmer weiss blue lamps white cane dining chairs grasscloth wallpaper  palmer weiss   brown grasscloth wallpaper, white dining
Palmer Weiss

Black and Gold Console $290 {very hollywood. make sure it's sturdy}...
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The above console could look this smashing in your entry...
entrances/foyers - blue white ginger jars glossy black lacquer console table black gold diamond patterned floors wicker umbrella holder black gold mirror gold buffet lamps beige sand gold geometric stair runner entrance foyer entry
Inspirational Image via decorpad

Retro Kitchen Table and Chairs $400 {for some odd reason i don't like the set together. i like the mod chairs with a black rectangle and the mod saarinen table with vintage bamboo chairs in black or a color. awhile back i tried to buy a set and told the lady i just wanted the table and she wouldn't sell it to me}...
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Presto chango...
dining rooms - Saarinen Table Saarinen Tulip Chair Nelson Ball pendant white gray Saarinen marble top dining table Saarinen tulip chairs stone buddha head built-ins hutch buffet oak floors black wood beams dining room
Inspirational image via Julian Wass Photography

Dark Chocolate Velvet Regency Custom Chairs $1080/each {hello sexy}...
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Divine Sunburst Hollywood Regency Clock $119 {fun above a fireplace}...
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Gorgeous 1917 Vanity $395 {would it be sacrilegious to paint this gal? she would shine in a funky color}...
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4 Queen Anne Dining Chairs $80/each {nice chairs. paint. upholstery. offer less}...
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Bright white could make the boring chairs above shine...
dining rooms - antique dining table white cane back French dining chairs antique white cabinet hutch pink crystal chandelier espresso wood floors French doors white pitchers molding dining room\
Inspirational Image

Hunter Green Upholstered Chair $60 {paint. new fabric}...
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The craigslist chair above could look as stunning as this beauty below...
Inspiration via Decorpad

Vintage Batik Print of a Hindu God $20 {ohmmmm}...
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Bamboo Daybed $55 {can't believe the price on this bad boy. buy it now. paint or no paint, but please change the bedding}...
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Be sure to make the bed before I visit ;)...
girl's rooms - Silver Moroccan Pouf pink drapes pink lantern pendant white sofa glass stacked ball lamp yellow accent table pink roman shades brown pink striped rug
Inspirational Image Amanda Nisbet

Mid Century High Boy $180 {would look nice in a sleek all white space}...
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Pair of Hollywood Regency Stools $300 {can you ship these to me??? please leave as is}
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Four Orange Velvet Vintage Chairs $120/set {let's get a low round table, set these ladies around it and have game night, thats after we finish painting and re-upholstering}...
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Maybe the chairs above would look fabulous in black and yellow in your home...
entrances/foyers - yellow black velvet cane chairs silver lamp black leather shade mirrored block table white cornice box black ribbon border trim white drapes entrance foyer entry
Inspirational Image by David Jimenez

Large China Cabinet $295 {paint white and shine up the hardware}
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Vintage Chair $20 {let's do something really fun with this. white paint and orange fabric. let that design shine}..
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Drexel Couch $50 {needs new clothes}...
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Upholstered Chair $50 {great bones with a new fabric and no skirt will be the bell of the ball}
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Vintage Upholstered Chairs $10/each {uh $10}
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The above sad chairs could be transformed into happy chairs...
living rooms - turquoise chairs gray Moroccan tiles rug gray sofa fireplace yellow wallpaper yellow silk drapes blue gray yellow living room

Vintage Hollywood Regency Chandelier $250 {just lovely and waiting for her forever home}
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4 Dining Chairs $20/piece {do you know what i'm going to say?}
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Upholstered Chair $25 {so missoni}
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Lucite Side Table $120 {if you get this don't trip around it}
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Antique Louis XVI Chair $240 {this regal man is looking for the right person to take him home. wish i could}...
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I'm considering travelling twice a month, so please let me know where you want me!!

Hope you all have a glorious (don't believe I've ever said that word in person) weekend!!! xx Danielle


  1. i am moving to minneapolis just so i can ge those 4 orange barrel back chairs! love them and so rare to find in a set like that!

  2. You do such a great job with these posts, Danielle! How ever do you find all the inspiration photos to complement your finds?!

    This week I'm especially loving the Hollywood Regency stools and that last gold chair.

  3. Maybe I need to move to Minneapolis - the first two items are especially amazing!!

  4. DO DALLAS, DO DALLAS! Please! find the best stuff!

  5. Those regency stools are stunning! And your inspiration dining chairs are gorgeous! Have a fabulous weekend, Kellie xx

  6. Love the pairings...always look forward to these posts, Danielle!!

  7. love the pics! simply beautiful

  8. Wow great finds! I am drooling here!


  9. Wish I lived there....there are not many finds here in N-villl right now! Take care, Caroline

  10. I love that daybed! I need one for the nursery! Do Cleveland, Charlotte and Philly!