Tag Archives: Industrial

Weekend Finds: Industrial

The past two Saturdays Angela, Austin and I have been up early and out on the hunt together. This last Saturday we had two tag sales on our “must hit” list. Pulling up to the first, an hour before the sale was to start, we let Angela out of the van to grab our numbers. […]

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Weekend Finds: The Highway Sale

This weekend I decided to hit a highway sale. While I love tag sales, auctions, estate sales and even normal garage sales, I’m always on the fence about highway sales. They are usually held each year at the same time in the same towns along the same stretch of highway—and often you’ll find the same […]

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Copper Test Tube Holders

Despite my mid-century modern sensibilities, I have trouble turning away from certain industrial things. There’s no real explanation for it. I have very few places in my home where industrial doesn’t look out of place. But, when something is cool, it’s cool. These vintage laboratory vial holders are definitely cool. I found these at an […]

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Weekend Finds: The Rust

So, I bought some rusty metal. What do ya think? A few weeks back Austin and I had a morning filled with garage sales. Out of all of the sales, the first one was where we bought the most. The sale was in an old building but somehow I ended up in the garage where things had not yet been […]

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Before and After: Vintage Industrial Desk

The best part about spring is being able to get outside and work on projects. The weather is warming up and I can finally start unearthing my garage floor which has vanished beneath a mountain of vintage goods awaiting reconditioning. Recently I tackled my first official project of the year, a vintage industrial desk that […]

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