Yesterday I was searching an online buy-and-sell website, looking for a vintage coffee table and end table for my living room. The phrase “coffee table” led me to this.

My daughter and I had a good laugh. She said it’s probably from the Darth Maul Collection, and then explained that Darth Maul is a Star Wars character, described by George Lucas as “a figure from your worst nightmare.”

The resemblance? Unmistakable.

The price? $2500.

I have no idea who is trying to sell this furniture, although I can imagine why. It was likely purchased by a young guy who has since asked a young gal to marry him.

Her answer: Get rid of that furniture, and then we’ll talk.

Until next time,
Lee

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All I can say is, "Oh my." Your daughter is right, it does bear a huge resemblance to Darth Maul. Not going in my house anytime soon. Or later either!

Sheryll

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I'm with you, Sheryll! My taste in decor is way too conservative to ever pull that off.

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Lee

wow, not my taste, but I admire people who aren't afraid to show their wild side!

Marin
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I saw a white leather (fake, I assume) living room suite, cowboy style, in a thrift store years ago. I've always been kind of sorry I didn't snap it up even though it wasn't my ideal style. Or my style at all. But it would have been fun!

As for the Darth Maul collection: Imagine how great it would be to welcome your in-laws to your home and see the expressions on their faces when they got a look at your oh-so-stylin' decor.
And would your kids' friends want to couch-surf on that?

I'm pretty sure you'd have your living room all to yourself.

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LOL, Marin. There's definitely an eye-popping wild side to that set. I wonder if it's at least comfortable 🙂

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Rachel, I'm picturing a white leather sofa, complete with fringes, of course, a set horns hanging over the mantel, and a black-and-white cowhide rug.

That's decorating for the outlaws 😉

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