Upcycled Secretary Desk







My sister passed along this secretary desk to us a couple of years ago. I had planned to do something to it since then, but having a toddler tends to shift my priorities from “furniture fancifying” to “picking up goldfish crackers from between the couch cushions”. So after looking up how to paint laminate furniture, I picked up some samples from Home Depot and went to town. The knobs are from Hobby Lobby, the primer is Killz original, the paint is semi gloss interior paint (Behr’s Gentle Rain), and the sealant is Polycrilic.

What have you been up to, interwebs?


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