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 […]

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, […]

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 […]

Milk Paint Colors of the Month: Luckett’s Green & Dried Lavender

Miss Mustard Seed's Milk Paint | Luckett's Green Color | Furniture Paint Projects | Milk Paint Collage | CarverJunkCompany.com

Every month, Miss Mustard Seed features Colors of the Month {it used to be Color, but now with the European line, there are 24 colors, so each month gets two.} While these two are the least likely to make an appearance in our home, they {like every color in the line} coordinate beautifully with the […]

2014 in Review. And What’s Happening in 2015!

Carver Junk Company | 2014 Year in Review | Furniture | Painted Dresser| Repainted | Milk Paint | Chalk Paint | Lacquer Spray

2014 was our second full year in business. We’ve officially been open for 2.5 years! Some days it feels like a lifetime, and I can hardly remember the early months. Other days, it feels like just yesterday that we opened, and I’m in shock at how quickly we’ve grown! 2014 was such a fun year […]

Minneapolis Store Photos. It Looks Different. Again.

Painted Antique Buffet | Grey Gray | Distressed | $549 | Carver Junk Company

A customer walked into the Minneapolis store this past weekend, and literally squealed as she turned the corner from the entryway. She was thrilled that it looked completely different than the last time she was in {turns out, that was last week.} It probably wouldn’t be a surprise to those of you who have shopped […]

New Milk Paint Colors: MMSMP European Color Line!

Arabesque Dresser |Miss Mustard Seed's Milk Paint | Dusty Soft Pink | Carver Junk Company

New colors for the New Year! Miss Mustard Seed, aka Marian, has created a whole new line of colors for the European retailers that carry her paint. Lucky for us, she’s also allowing select US retailers to carry the new colors as well, and we should have them in stock in late January, early February. […]

Miss Mustard Seed’s Milk Paint Color of the Month: Mustard Seed Yellow

If you follow Carver Junk Company on Facebook, you know that we offer 10% off the Miss Mustard Seed’s Milk Paint colors of the month. Lucky you, November has two colors of the month! If you follow Miss Mustard Seed anywhere online, you probably know that all of her paint colors have a story. While […]

Dealer Spotlight: Cotton Seed Designs

So you’re wondering how the heck we pull off finding & refinishing & making all those handmade items each month? We don’t do it alone, that’s for sure. We are so proud to have an amazing, incredible, talented team of people behind the Carver Junk Company brand. They each have a different style, personality, and strength that […]

October 15th – 19th Sale. A Look at the Store Before the Doors Open!

Here is a quick visual teaser of what the store looked like before we opened on Wednesday night this month!  As much as we would love to be able to focus on beautiful staging of items to show you how they may look in your home, everything stays pretty for approximately .25 seconds after the doors […]