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 […]

CJC@HOME: Our best & worst days.

cjc@home | Carver Junk Company's Staged Home Shopping Event | Victoria, MN | Home Staging | Modern Fall Farmhouse | Fixer Upper Style | carverjunkcompany.com

Here’s the good. The bad. The best. In that order. Because that’s how this event went down. CJC@HOME was last weekend, and Friday & Saturday of the event were amazing. It’s just what it sounds like. CJC at a HOME. {we wish this was our own home…but we just borrow it from Lennar for a week.} […]

Featured Vendor: Cotton Seed Designs

Custom Re-Upholstered Vintage Chair in Mustard Yellow with a graphic gray and white fabric on the outside | Cotton Seed Designs at Carver Junk Company

If you stopped out at the Carver store for our Occasional Weekend Event in June, you probably noticed the great vignette behind the checkout counter. It was created by Gabe from Cotton Seed Designs, to showcase a bit of her style! The {shoppable} display included chippy old windows, copper and brass accents, pineapples, wood and metal textures, […]

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.

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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.

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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 […]

Mad for Plaid: Fall Style Trends We Love!

20 Ideas for decorating with Plaid this Fall | Plaid Fad | Mad for Plaid | Tartan Decor | Pinterest | Carver Junk Company

Mad for Plaid. We’ve pulled together 20 of our favorite rooms featuring plaid decor. Spoiler alert, it’s not just for Christmas anymore. Plaid is perfect for Fall, transitions beautifully into cozy winter decor, and feels preppy & classy all year round! Furniture Upholstered in Plaid   Throws & Pillows for a Pop of Plaid Plaid […]

The One(s) That Got Away: Furniture I wish we’d kept.

The Dresser That Got Away | Carver Junk Company Painted Furniture | Custom Painting | Minneapolis, MN

When I got home last night, Chad showed me a photo of a dresser he painted yesterday. I immediately proclaimed we were keeping it. In fact, I couldn’t understand why it wasn’t already upstairs in our bedroom. And then he burst my bubble – the gorgeous giant won’t fit up our stairs, and around the corner…yep, it’s […]