Entries from June 2008

Our Perpetual "Moving" Sale

June 22nd, 2008 · No Comments

In order to live simply you must get rid of stuff you no longer need. Fortunately for us, Craigslist in the SF Bay Area isn’t just a great source for new stuff, it’s an even better outlet for sales. We’re 80% complete with our living room redecoration (photos of the results forthcoming!), but we need […]

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Bertoia Diamond Chair, Score!

June 20th, 2008 · No Comments

What’s the best thing to do when you’re lusting after furniture that you can’t afford or simply won’t justify paying retail? Craigslist! I just scored an absolutely beautiful Bertoia Diamond Chair, in polished chrome, from a guy in the Mission. I also paid less than half of what it sells for retail, and this chair […]

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New Furniture

June 12th, 2008 · No Comments

For the first time we’ve purchased furniture that we expect to keep more than a year. Luckily we live near one of the best stores in the country, Room and Board. I could spend all day in that store (and have close on occasion). Our apartment consists of a fairly large room intended for both […]

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The Big Purge

June 12th, 2008 · No Comments

For several years now we have lived the life of two college graduates eager to take on the world. We moved away from family to a new city, hoping to explore every opportunity and live our lives to their fullest. Unfortunately our homes have not kept up. Like every new couple, we ended up in […]

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