Midwest Scavenger: 25 Craigslist Finds

Midwest Scavenger: 25 Craigslist Finds

Sarah Rae Smith
Feb 6, 2009

It was a stark week across the midwest. Don't get us wrong, there's lots of great stuff out there, but we really had to put our Craigslist talents to the test and we still came up short with only 25 new finds for this week. (Several of the pieces we featured last week are still available though!) But what the Midwest lacks in quantity this week, they make up in quality. Click through the jump to see if there's anything near you!

This week the Midwest Scavenger award (or high virtual high five rather) goes out to Minneapolis. They are always packed full of fantastic finds. Not just from consignment stores either, from basements and homes where Mid Century furnishings go by the wayside. If you are within driving distance, it's worth your time to see what gets listed each week!

  • Modern Vanity for $200 in Kansas City, Mo
  • Eames Era Magazine Rack and Lamp for $40 in Independence, Mo
  • 3 Eames Era Pink Barstools for $125 in Independence, Mo
  • Vintage Scalloped 1950's Sofa Set for $200 in Minneapolis, Mn
  • Mid Century Bamboo Rocking Chair for $150 in Minneapolis, Mn
  • Real Wood Bookshelves for $18 in Oakdale, Mn
  • Vintage Couch and Arm Chair for $75 in Minneapolis, Mn
  • Shabby Chic Serving Tray for $28 in Oakdale, Mn
  • Orange Mid Century Highback Chairs for $125 in Minneapolis, Mn
  • Vintage Yard Light for $40 in Waverly, Mn
  • Brightly Colored 5x7 Rug for $100 in Minneapolis, Mn
  • Modern Custom Bookshelf for $225 in Minneapolis, Mn
  • Retro Blue Striped Chair for $40 in Milwaukee, Wi
  • Danish Modern Rolltop Desk for $150 in Greenfield, Wi
  • Mid Century Reading Chair for $100 in Milwaukee, Wi
  • Retro Armless Slipper Chairs for $50 in Columbus, Oh
  • 6 Piece Retro Bedroom Set for $650 in Columbus, Oh
  • 1960's Blue Daybed for $Offer in Columbus, Oh
  • 9 Drawer Vanity/Dresser for $69 in Grove City, Oh
  • Bowling Alley Equipment Sale in St Louis, Mo (check listing for info)
  • Atomic Lamp With Fiberglass Shade for $21 in Washington, Mo
  • Retro Circular Sofa for $500 in St. Louis, Mo
  • 4 Vintage Barstools for $20 in Webster Groves, Mo
  • Nelson Marshmallow Sofa for $450 in St Louis, Mo
  • Mid Century Dining Table, Chairs and Hutch for $125 in Columbia, Il

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