Since the spot by the windows in our master bedroom is no longer filled with baby cribs, I had to decide how we were going to use that space. I went back and forth between adding a big, comfy sofa or a desk. In the end, I decided that I didn’t need to encourage more congregating in our room than already happens, so I went with the desk.
Not beautiful, but this one (found at a local consignment store) was the right price and size with classic lines:
This was an easy project. After wiping it down, I lightly sanded the top and used one coat of primer and two coats of black gloss paint:
My favorite part of this makeover is the brass ring pull I found on Ebay for $12. I think it gives the desk a completely different look: