the after leaves me meh, like many others, but then perhaps the refinisher was only doing as the client asked, or making sure it matched her decor, or some other thing this little 'how-it-was-done' doesn't tell us. I mean, if the room this desk was going into has all white wicker furniture, a honey brown or dark stained desk *would* look odd. And it it's going to be her space to contain clutter, Mommy wouldn't want unexpected guests' eyes being drawn to it.
Before & After: Old-School Desk Gets a Makeover Storywood Designs
|7/9/12 1:46 AM|
I'm wondering, first, how many books you are thinking of putting up there. You say "a little library" but then mention you're an English prof, so your idea of "little" might be quite large :)
Attic Library in Low-Ceilinged
L-Shaped Space? Good Questions
|7/9/12 1:35 AM|