September 18, 2009
Recent grads, adults and children of all ages: Don’t you hate buying something at Target only to realize 5 of your friends have the exact same thing? Add some character to your space with some fabulous one-of-kind local, thrift, second-hand, antique and surplus store treasures.
Below are snapshots of my St. Paul apartment designed with local and thrift store finds. Feel free to share your own!
sign // $3.99 Goodwill, St. Paul
deer antlers // $5 Rummage sale, Dayton Ave., St. Paul
pop art // $1.50 per can, Father Time Antiques, Duluth
tin flour container // $2 Goodwill, Duluth
white shelf // $6.99 Goodwill, St. Paul
velvet mannequin // $1.95 Ax-man Surplus, St. Paul
ceramic gnome // $3.99 Goodwill, St. Paul
turquoise chest // $9.99 Salvation Army, St. Paul
angel brass lamp // $19.99 Salvation Army, St. Paul
porcelain piggy bank // $.99 Goodwill, St. Paul
orange crates // $12.50 The Antique Mall of St. Paul, St. Paul
Schell’s can // Father Time Antiques, Duluth
lamp // $19.99 Salvation Army, St. Paul