Milk Paint Colors are Retiring!


All you Apron Strings and Dried Lavender fans, tune in….these pretty, fun colors are going into retirement. Miss Mustard Seed released a new color line last year, with six European-inspired colors {which we love, btw} and it’s time for a few of the original colors to say au revoir. Purchase online before they’re gone:      […]

Winner, Winner! Plus, a 10% off code for online purchases.

March Madness Milk Paint Contest | Carver Junk Company | Miss Mustard Seed's Milk Paint | Painted Furniture | Painted Mirror | Chippy Finish | Marzipan and Ironstone

Can you believe March is over, and it’s April already??  Our March Madness Milk Paint Contest was a ton of fun, and we had thousands of voters over the two weeks. We’re excited to do it again next year. On that note….we’re so excited to crown our very first March Madness Milk Paint WINNER: Brooke […]

Vote in Round Three: March Milk Paint Madness

Miss Mustard Seed's Milk Paint | All the Blue Colors in the Line | Flow Blue | French Enamel | Shutter Gray | Artissimo | Bergere

Round Two was a tight race!  You voted, we calculated, and the winners have moved on to Round Three. Now, a little disclaimer. Many of our customers & readers know we’re a small mom & pop shop run by a husband and wife team, and a handful of vendors. Sometimes, life happens, and the business […]

March Milk Paint Madness! And paint giveaway.


March. Milk Paint. Madness!  The weather around here isn’t the only madness….we’re giving away $200 worth of milk paint in our March Madness bracket-style voting competition. Customers from around the country submitted their completed milk-painted projects, and we matched them up head-to-head for some friendly competition. With over 1,000 people voting in the first round, […]

CJC@HOME: Every Last Detail.


Last week, we shared some photos from our CJC@HOME event. We styled & staged an entire new construction home with Carver Junk Company inventory, and then opened the doors to our customers for a one-day sale. Everything in the home was available for purchase, and we had the garage and trailers stocked with additional inventory […]

CJC@HOME – The Big Reveal!

CJC@HOME | Styled Home Shopping | Reclaimed Wood Headboard Custom Built 4 poster bed | Reupholstered Cedar Chest | Professionally Painted Furniture | HOME pillow | Handmade Decor | Master Bedroom | Carver Junk Company

CJC@HOME is a Styled Home Shopping Event by Carver Junk Company. On Feb 6th, CJC partnered with Lennar home builders to fill a new construction home with professionally refinished furniture and home decor, for a one day, unprecedented shopping event. CJC@HOME showcased how Carver Junk Company’s vintage, refinished, and handmade inventory fit perfectly into a new, modern home – and just […]

CJC@HOME: A Styled Home Shopping Experience

CJC@HOME | Carver Junk Company's Styled Home Shopping Experience | Minneapolis, MN | Carver and Victoria, MN | Industrial Farmhouse | Home Design | Interior Design

We’re styling a home, and you can shop! CJC@HOME is a new construction Lennar home that we are turning into a CJC store for a day.  We’ll show you how refinished and handmade furniture and decor fit perfectly into a new, modern home. You’ll see how to furnish your home in an affordable, sustainable way – all while […]

MakeMN: Holiday Marquee Workshop & Next Session!

MakeMN | Pinterest workshop | DIY Workshop | Holiday Marquee | Carver Junk Company | Minneapolis

MakeMN’s fastest-selling workshop, the Holiday Marquee series, wrapped up last week! Two fun groups made JOY and NOEL holiday marquee lights, individually painted & decorated, while we all got into the holiday spirit. Our Pinspiration {MakeMN is a high-end, Pinterest-inspired workshop series}: Workshop participants painted their marquees in either red or gold, or left them […]

12 Days of Christmas + CJC MPLS First Birthday Celebration

Carver Junk Company's 12 Days of Christmas | First Birthday Celebration | Minneapolis Store | 2015

WE. ARE. CELEBRATING! Our Minneapolis store is turning ONE in December, and we’re celebrating in a big way with specials, trunk shows, new inventory, events, fundraisers and a party over 12 days at the beginning of December. We’re capping it off with an amazing furniture giveaway! Here’s the schedule of events happening at the Minneapolis […]