Midwest Scavenger: 50 Crazy Craigslist Finds

Midwest Scavenger: 50 Crazy Craigslist Finds

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Sarah Rae Smith
Mar 6, 2009
The Midwest has lots of great finds this week, complete with a Vintage 5 foot tall Pilsbury Dough Boy (because every home isn't complete without one!), a collection of retro lamps in St. Louis that are a steal of a deal, and a pair of library ladders in Minneapolis that are priced to sell! We found treasures in Iowa, Missouri, Nebraska, Wisconsin, and more—click through the jump and see if there's anything in your neck of the woods!

In order to help clarify which Craigslist finds are represented in the pictures above, the listings below match the pictures above going top to bottom and left to right.

  • Bloom Fresco High Chair: for $275 in Edina, Mn
  • 37 Authentic Eames Molded Plastic Side Chairs: for $contact for pricing in Minneapolis, Mn
  • 2 Wheeling Media Storage Ladders: for $75 in Minneapolis, Mn
  • Newly Reupholstered 1960's Schweiger Sofa and Chair: for $1500 in St Paul, Mn
  • Room and Board Architecture Bed: for $500 in Minneapolis, Mn
  • Mid-Century Modern Lucite Table: for $60 in White Bear Lake, Mn
  • Eames Style Lounge Chair: for $400 in White Bear Lake, Mn
  • Antique Enamelware Collection: for $20 a piece or make offer for collection in Milwaukee, Wi
  • Russell Woodard Sculptura Chair: for $70 in Cincinnati, Oh
  • Plastic & Vinyl Swivel Lounge Chair: for $300 in Cincinnati, Oh
  • Pair of Channel Back Chairs: for $49/ea in Batavia, Oh
  • 24 pc Homer Laughlin Jubilee Dishes: for $40 in Cincinnati, Oh
  • 2 Antique Apothecary Cabinets: for $500/ea obo in Lincoln, Ne
  • Vintage Gumball Machine: for $200 in Omaha, Ne
  • 2 Blue Opaque Glass Vases: for $20 in Papillion, Ne
  • 3 Retro Pendants: for $60/ea in Albany, Mo
  • MCM Eyeball Floor Lamp: for $50 in St Louis, Mo
  • Vintage Telescopic Floor Lamp: for $45 in St. Louis, Mo
  • Vintage Photography Light: for $75 in St. Louis, Mo
  • Black Cream and Lime Vintage Desk: for $15 in St. Charles, Mo
  • Retro Blue Hand Chair: for $bo in Des Moines, Ia
  • US Postage Stamp Vending Machine: for $40 in St Charles, Ia
  • Vintage 5' Pilsbury Dough Boy: for $125 in Maxwell, Ia
  • Vintage Stove: for $50 in Ames, Ia
  • Farmhouse Sink: for $650 in Dubuque, Ia

    Unpictured, but still great finds!

  • MCM Coffee Table and End Table: for $80 in Minneapolis, Mn
  • Pair of Mid Century Swivel Chairs: for $50 in Minneapolis, Mn
  • Slate and Steel Room And Board Coffee Table: for $100 in Minneapolis, Mn
  • Metal Wall Mount Magazine Racks: for $25 in Eden Prairie, Mn
  • Room and Board Grey Modern Couch: for $400 in Minneapolis, Mn
  • Vintage Wooden Lockers: for $75 in Minneapolis, Mn
  • 4 Retro Wooden Library Chairs: for $100 in Maplewood, Mn
  • PAF NEMO Dove Desk Lamp: $95 in Cottage Grove, Mn
  • Set of 4 Bertoia Dining Chairs: for $375 in Golden Valley, Mn
  • Free Vintage Couch and Chair Set: $Free in Milwaukee, Wi
  • Vintage Blue Medical Cabinet: for $275 in Cleveland, Oh
  • Beautiful 5 pc Wooden Bedroom Set: for $200 in Waverly, Ne
  • Antique Church Pew: for $50 in Lincoln, Ne
  • Green French Provincial Couch: for $100 in Omaha, Ne
  • 10 Vintage Soap Box Derby Wheels: for $40 in Omaha, Ne
  • 2 Retro Lamps: for $5 in Overland Park, Ks
  • Vintage Leather Daybed: for $119 in Lawrence, Ks
  • Luxury bed w/ Mattress and Sheets: for $400 in Kansas City, Mo
  • Ikea Mammut Kids Table & 2 Chairs: for $40 in Kansas City, Mo
  • Free Vintage US Navy Chair: for $free in Kansas City, Mo
  • Vintage Abstract Rug: for $500 in St. Louis, Mo
  • Electric Mid Century Orange Fireplace: for $200 in Plymouth, Mi
  • Vintage Royal Arm Chairs: for $150 in Romulus, Mi
  • Antique Rug: for $50 in Des Moines, Ia

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