We’re Hiring! Retail + Workshop Coordinator at our Chaska location.

Carver Junk Company in  is hiring, and we need someone with just the right mix of creativity, personality, and organizational skills. Maybe it’s you, or maybe you know someone who is the perfect fit. Here’s the scoop: Carver Junk Company Retail + Workshop Coordinator: Part-time to start (summer), ramping up to full-time (fall). Summer hours […]

Chaska Junk Company

Carver Junk Company's Chaska Occasional Store | Chaska, MN | Small Town MN Shopping | Local Minnesota Makers Shopping | Vintage Furniture and Decor

….just kidding! We aren’t changing our name, but our new store did open in downtown Chaska today, and we couldn’t be more excited! When we’ve opened previous locations, we’ve sort of just opened the doors, painted a couple of walls, and moved in. But we’ve learned a ton over the last 4 years, about what […]

CJC at Home. Our unique shopping event!

Carver Junk Company presents | CJCat HOME Spring 2017 | Modern Bohemian Farmhouse | Minneapolis Interior Design

CJC@HOME: April 21-23, 2017 CJC@Home launched just over a year ago, as a unique way for our customers to see Carver Junk Company’s furniture and decor in a real home setting. Seeing our refinished, antique and vintage furniture in the warehouse setting of our store locations can make it tough to envision them in an […]

3rd Annual Puppy Kissing Booth!

Puppy Kissing Booth 2017 | Carver Junk Company Minneapolis | MN Pit Bull Rescue

Three years ago, we started a new tradition. A puppy kissing booth for Valentine’s Day! It’s the absolute best Valentine’s Day date, with friends, family, kids, or your sweetheart. [Can you imagine a first date taking you to a puppy kissing booth? <3 It’s the thing movies are made of…] There’s no way to pretend […]

BIG NEWS | CJC is on the move!

Carver Junk Company started out four and a half years ago in a 300-sq ft space with a month-to-month lease. Our goals were to create a store that appealed to people like us, that was open one weekend a month, and to fill our “spare” time with a hobby we could work on together. I […]

Giving Back, for the Kids [and $10 gift cards for you!]

Abby and Cookie | St Jude's Fundraiser | Childhood Cancer

I’ve written the title of this post, and erased it, a dozen times. What it really should say is “No words.”  There are no words that can cover the pain, strength, and stress that a family dealing with childhood cancer is going through. It’s my greatest fear in life. Truly. And there are children of […]

Shop for a Cause on Small Business Saturday

Carver Junk Company is donating 10% of sales from Gift Guide Items to Sponsor a Family MN on November 26th Small Business Saturday!

  Small Business Saturday is coming up this weekend! As a Small Business, we are so thankful that this has become a “thing.” This year, we decided to share the love we receive this day, and donate a portion of our sales on November 26th to Sponsor A Family MN. Sponsor A Family MN is […]

Holiday Gift Guide Full Reveal!

Carver Junk Company's 2016 Holiday Gift Guide | Handcrafted, Handmade, Locally Created Gifts and Decor | Minnesota Brick and Mortar | Shop Online at carverjunkcompany.com

We shared the product lines in the gift guides online a few weeks ago, but we wanted to share the printed version with you as well! 1000+ customers got copies of the CJC 2016 Holiday Gift Guide at the CJC@HOME event and in both stores last month. The printed copies are all gone {limited edition…maybe […]

2016 Gift Guide and Store Events!

Carver Junk Company's Holiday 2016 Gift Guide | Handmade Christmas Gifts | Locally Made Minnesota Gifts for Women, Men, Kids, Wife or Husband!

Before you block me….we’re not bringing out the Christmas decorations just yet… We have launched our Holiday Gift Guide for this year, though! We know it’s a bit early, but we really wanted to give a printed gift guide to every CJC@HOME attendee, as a little added bonus for attending our event! We’ve been searching, sourcing, and […]