DESK MAKEOVER

Friday, February 24, 2012

We bought this little beauty on Craigslist last summer.


Painted it and put it in our youngest daughter's room.


I think she is going to be like me...likes to change things often. Ha!


We are in the process of "shopping Pinterest" to get idea's of what to do to her room.  We know that this little desk is going to go, so it needs a little update and off to the Depot it'll go!


Here's what we did to it...
A new coat of RED and a little typography on top.



 Painted the original hardware.
And here it is all finished.

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We're pretty pleased with how it turned out.  What do you think?
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21 comments:

  1. The way you letter your stuff is AWESOME! That's one hot little red number.

    ~Bliss~

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  2. What a great punch of color! Love the typography...

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  3. VERY cute! I have the sisters to this desk - a lingerie chest and nightstand that I'm finishing up today! (of course now I wish I'd gone with red) :) ~Lori

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  4. Great project - love the color and the "Dream" on top.

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  5. Hey we just painted the same desk!!! I have you as one of my fav blogs, and seen you had a new post so I clicked to come see you...We both posted the same desk, I did mine white and pink as it is for my Granddaughter. I LOVE the red!
    It's my fav color!

    HUGS

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  6. Super cute!! We are your newest followers! We would appreciate it if you would come and visit us! Thanks.
    shabbygals@blogspot.com

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  7. Super cute! We are your newest followers! Hope you'll come and visit! shabbygals@blogspot.com

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  8. Beautiful transformation! I love the entire design. ~ Megan

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  9. I really like that desk. What color is underneath the red? I am a new follower, I found you on Skip to my Lou.

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  10. Gorgeous,gorgeous job!!! I love it :)

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  11. Smokin'! What a gorgeous makeover... popped over from Mama with a dash of DIY Drama!

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  12. Great makeover! I love how soft the lettering is against the bold cheeriness of the red. A-dor-a-ble! I'm your newest follower :)

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  13. You did an amazing job on this table
    Thanks for linking up at Friday Fun Party
    Love
    Hani
    http://craftionary.net

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  14. So awesome!!! I just redid a desk for my daughters room as well. Not sure she's used it as a desk...more like a dumping ground :-) But is sure is fun to do and re-do our kids room isn't it? Great job!

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  15. BEAUTIFUL!!!! I am so impressed!

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  16. Hi! I pinned this on Pinterest, posted on fb, and featured at Creative DIYers Club. Please feel free to grab the feature button :)

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