Sometimes they don’t build ‘em like they used too, because it’s a %&*$# to move: see that oak partner’s desk below. But if you’re willing to brave the snowstorm, here’s some vintage furniture picks from Kijiji and Craigslist Montreal to get you moving!
Limed Oak Dining Set
A 1950s limed oak dining room set. Includes a buffet and china hutch, plus rectangular table and chairs. Is it just me, or do the pieces have an almost Heywood Wakefield feel, with the blond wood tones?
Rawdon. BEST OFFER
Oak Partner’s Desk
Huge solid oak partner’s desk, with drawers on both sides. Fitted with a retractable keyboard shelf.
Pointe-Claire. Asking $495. APPEAL
Pair Camel Back Settees
Matched pair of traditional camel back settees or loveseats. Need cleaning or reupholstering.
Montreal. Asking $300 for both. APPEAL
Le Corbusier LC4 Lounge Chair
A black leather and chrome chaise longue, a knockoff of Le Corbusier’s famous LC4 design. Seller seems to be liquidating a store – interesting shelving and bistro tables available as well.
Montreal. Asking $300. APPEAL
1970s Dining Set
An unmistakably ’70s dining set, complete with wood panel and black leather chrome swivel chairs and a smoked glass table.
Montreal. Asking $200. APPEAL
Brass Vanity Table
Quirky vintage brass vanity or makeup table, with trifold mirror and matching boudoir stool.
Montreal. Asking $40. APPEAL
Vintage Butcher Block
Old butcher block table, with nice patina.
Montreal. Asking $150. APPEAL
Two Narrow Wood Dressers
Matching pair of vintage narrow dressers, with attached small round shaving mirrors.
Saint-Hubert. Asking $150. APPEAL
Nesting Florentine Tole Tables
Set of three florentine gold tole nesting tables, with minor damage.
Saint-Laurent. Asking $80. APPEAL
Retro Bedroom Set
A basic wood retro bedroom set, with two dressers and two nightstands.
Outremont. BEST OFFER
I’d buy this for myself. But decided last week’s price of $175 was too high…
Montreal. Asking $300. FOR REAL?
Tubular Chrome Dinette Set
White and chrome round table, with four tubular chrome chairs. Likely ’70s.
Montreal. Asking $400. APPEAL
Pair Sea Urchin Lamps
Two white stacked sea urchin pillar lamps, with soft blue shades. Add bonus points if the sea urchins are real.
Montreal. Asking $40 for both. DEAL
Antique Stepback Cupboard
A classic wood stepback cupboard, with separate hutch and base. I’d buy this in a heartbeat, if only I had the room in my kitchen!
Grenville. Asking $775. APPEAL
Basic wood desk, on a metal frame. Needs work.
Sainte-Catherine. Asking $25. APPEAL
As always, if you spot something on Kijiji or Craigslist Montreal, or have interesting items to sell, please feel free to share it in the comments, or on Facebook or Twitter!