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« on: April 18, 2009 09:26:12 PM »

found an old, beat up desk in our office that was going to get thrown away.
decided to turn it into a project!



the before



the after.
yes thats the desk in the corner. i know its a bad pic. haha. oh well.
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« Reply #1 on: April 18, 2009 09:31:19 PM »

I think you did a really nice job. It looks lovely!
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« Reply #2 on: April 18, 2009 09:38:51 PM »

thank you!!
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« Reply #3 on: April 18, 2009 10:09:47 PM »

what stain did you use?  its gorgeous, and the color I wish my table had turned.........
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« Reply #4 on: April 19, 2009 03:33:46 AM »

Great job! You can hardly recognise the table now.
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« Reply #5 on: April 19, 2009 07:41:00 AM »

Great refinishing job.  I think I have this same desk in my little home office.  Gives me some inspiration to get going and redo mine.

Nice work.
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« Reply #6 on: April 19, 2009 07:48:33 PM »

thanks everyone!
the stain was called english chestnut!!
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« Reply #7 on: April 24, 2009 07:22:47 AM »

Fantastic job refinishing! I love seeing beat-up items brought back to the first day they were made. Thanks for sharing!
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« Reply #8 on: April 27, 2009 01:45:38 PM »

Nice job! Don't let them see what you did with it or they may want it back!
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