I snagged this desk from a VFW garage sale for $10!
It is a knee hole desk from Furnishing's of Character by Lammert's in St.Louis.
There is a metal tag inside the drawer with the company's name and address.
I got a little ahead of myself and started removing hardware and then I came to my senses
and grabbed my camera.
I completely stripped this dresser before I primed it and the original color is beautiful.
(Sadly, this picture is before the stripping took place).
I primed, painted, sanded and used poly on the base and wax on the top.
It was my first time using wax and I'm still not sure what I think of it.
I also lined the drawers with fabric which was a linen blend.
That particular material was a pain in the arse to work with!!
But it's pretty...don't ya think?
I replaced the old knobs with some from
What do you think?
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