Forget about dryuary. It's now during these cold, dreary nights that we most enjoy a cocktail to lift our spirits. Mixing Old Fashionds is easy when you house the liquor collection and glassware on a bar cart. I've rounded up the best options you'll want to reach for whether you're pouring for several or just you.
From: I Like Mike's Midcentury Modern in Bed-Stuy, Brooklyn
This Brooklyn dealer only sells Mid-century furniture in pristine condition. He even does all the meticulous restoration work by hand in his studio. Take for example the completely refinished Poul Hundevad Teak Serving Cart, signed Danish Control. It functions as two shelves as a long serving surface all at one level. The original casters have been replaced with new-old stock brass casters from the same time period.
From: Be Sofia in San Diego, California
The custom design studio is known for its strong curator skills and appropriately so. A look at their selection of listings includes a dazzling vintage Milo Baughman bar cart. The combination of glass and chrome offers a glamorous finish to a minimalist design. You don't have to be in San Diego to own this one-of-a-kind find as the seller offers freight shipping within the United States.
From: Street Faire Antiques in Torrance, California
Leave it to Street Faire to bring some edge and raw style with their industrial inventory. The vintage shop has a storefront in downtown Torrance and organizes a monthly market in their neighborhood. Roll out this brushed steel cart for parties. Stacked it with mixers, glassware and an ice bucket, your guests will take it from there.
From: Vintage Mid-Century in Frederick, Maryland
A self-proclaimed purveyor of vintage accessories in New England, this mom-and-pop shop knows a good thing when they see it. Straight out of a Mad Men episode, the Mid-century Rolling Bar brings understated elegance to a room. Designed by Stanley, the cart flips out with a serving space and stores glasses and barware inside.
From: Neato in Chicago, Illinois
Vintage dealers Jesse and Caitlin turned their obsession with the old into a shop on the west side of Chicago. They regularly hunt for the the unique much like the Italian Bar Cart listed for sale. The smokey glass gives the brass metal finish a high-end look. And if you're not in the greater Chicago area, this scavenger team will ship it anywhere in the United States.