Favorite FindsDecember 29, 2010

Ebay Finds

Ebay is truly an incredible source for affordable antiques.  I was turned off from it years ago when the “Gucci” bag I bid on arrived made of plastic and clearly a fake.  But I’ve had great success as far as furniture items go and went in search of some fabulous finds just for you!

I am obsessed with the incredible hardware on this credenza! And it’s a great price too!

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This lucite bar cart would be fabulous in any little corner of the house

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I love the rogal style of this pair of x-bottom chairs- and for only $200 each it’s an easy way to add a little antique style to your home.

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A pair of faux bamboo side tables are made more glam with white marble tops- just paint the legs any glossy color for an instant update.

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This set of dining chairs has such a unique back- I’d paint them glossy black or white and upholster the seats in a modern fabric.

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These chairs are a STEAL at $299 for the pair- again, a simple refinish job and they become treasures!

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These mirrors are NOT cheap, but they are magnificent and so unusual! I adore them!

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These carved marble horse head bookends would add a really fabulous look to any book shelf (especially one where the back is painted a dark color!)

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This chippendale cabinet reminds me of Eddie Ross’ fabulous secretary makeover! Such potential with some paint and new hardware!

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I love me a fun Sputnik pendant light!

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I have always loved these steel faux bamboo chairs– no refinishing needed, just some fun cushions!

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This small scale buffet is perfect for a small dining room or apartment. Refinish in a glossy paint and you’re golden.

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A very unique lucite chandelier– from far away it may look like a traditional empire style fixture, but up close you see it’s true material and detail! Way cool in my opinion!

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And last but not least, these absolutely unbelievable chinese chippendale gothic dining chairs– the set of 8 will set you back over $4,000 but these are TRUE antiques and unlike anything I’ve ever seen. I would consider loosing a limb for them. Sweet lord.

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