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Old 12-10-2007, 06:25 PM
 
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If you are donating the furniture please Moderator cut: not a good idea to post phone number, use DMs instead I need furniture badly and cannot afford to buy any. we are senior citizens my husband and I and would appreciate some nice used furniture or clothing. Thank you....Mary

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Old 02-03-2008, 10:33 AM
 
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I'm in a similar situation, bought all new last year - red leather loveseat, black leather sofa, recliner. All in great shape. Now, as I'm settling in, I know how I want to furnish our home, and these pieces just don't fit. I went to the Furniture Exchange the other day, and found it's been replaced by a new business. I don't know if Furniture Exchange closed up shop, or moved to new quarters. They always had some interesting pieces and reasonable prices. I made note of the consignment shops mentioned earlier, and will see if I can find them. If anyone knows of any others, please post, or send me a pm.

Thanks!
Was wondering if you had any success?
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Old 03-09-2008, 11:57 PM
 
Location: a nation in decline
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Was wondering if you had any success?
Sorry, just saw this now. (Wasn't ignoring you)

I'm still living with the furniture. It is nice, and works. I decided not to try to change all of it at this time.
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Old 03-10-2008, 01:43 PM
 
Location: North Raleigh
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Judy Derouin - If I had enough CA$H I'd buy it all from you. Sounds like just my style.
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Old 03-10-2008, 02:00 PM
 
Location: Wake Forest
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Every couple of years or so, I decide to redo a room (or to hubbys dismay, most of the house) and buy new stuff.

sometimes I'll sell a piece or two through craigs list, but quite honestly, I give it away locally on freecycle. I get rid of it (yay!) and someone gets it who really needs it, and may not be able to afford to purchase it. win win situation!
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Old 03-10-2008, 03:03 PM
 
Location: Wilmington, NC
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Default Consigning Design on Chatham St. in Cary....

We've had excellent success selling items through Consigning Design. Their website is Consigning Design .

Highly recommend them.
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Old 03-10-2008, 03:08 PM
 
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Gosh, I wish we had the kind of money some posters seem to be spending on replacing perfectly serviceable furniture.

More power to you!
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Old 06-14-2008, 03:50 PM
 
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Posted in this a while ago. I had great success on Craigslist selling two couches and 8 dining room chairs. I got about 65% of what I paid for the couches and about 55% for the chairs. I didn't bother with consignment shop as they take way to much of a cut.
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