Vintage Office Pine Desk

24th January 2017 Furniture, In the Studio 0 Comments

This week in the studio, we have been working on up-cycling this fabulous, solid pine, vintage office desk. After ‘Planning and Prep‘(click on link to read more) it was decided that this particular piece would look fantastic with its original tops sanded back, so we needed to remove some thick, orangey-coloured varnish. The knobs were in good condition and nice and chunky, which we thought would look great just left (maybe add some dark wax to deepen the colour). We then used ‘Annie Sloan Dark Wax’ on the desk top to deepen the colour, whilst maintaining and enhancing the woodgrain. We then decided to colour of the rest of the desk, a dark grey.
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