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Battle of the Bar Carts

A comparison shopping showdown.

Coffee Server: Teapot, $95 at Spacepop and Percolator, $24 at Carousel Consignment

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Mid-Century Upholstered Chair: $799 at Lost & Found and $325 for pair at Carousel Consignment

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Nautical Art: $195 at Carousel Consignment  and  $325 at Neighbor

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Vintage Blanket: $40 to $165 at Mixed Nuts, $125 at Carousel Consignment, and $45 to $300 at Neighbor

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Hall Pottery: $100 at Carousel Consignment and $55 at Mixed Nuts

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Globe Lamp: $300 at Schatzi and $45 and Spacepop

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Bertoia-Style Chair: $295 at Neighbor and $325 at Mixed Nuts

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Animalia: $275 at Carousel Consignment, $650 to $900 at Neighbor, and  $100 at Spacepop

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Teak Bar Cart: $375 at Lost & Found and $250 at Carousel Consignment

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Platner-Style Chair: $2,250 at Mixed Nuts and $150 at Spacepop

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Colored Glassware: $90 to $150 at Spacepop and $35 to $65 at Electric Blanket

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We scouted similar finds at seven new vintage stores to see how their selection—and their prices—stack up.
 

Read more:
The New Gatekeepers of Old Stuff
Battle of the Bar Carts
10 Tips From Professional Scavengers
Who's Got Time to DIY?

 

Originally published in the May Issue of San Francisco

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