Before & After: Drippy, Blue Mess of a Desk Gets a Makeunder

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When Maggie found this great mid-century desk at the thrift store it was feeling a little blue, but for only $14, she took it home anyway and got right to work.

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Because of the previous owner's sloppy, drippy paint job, Maggie decided to strip off the color completely and give this piece a true makeunder.

Maggie tells us that, "with new handles and a mix of stained wood and white paint, I have an amazing desk with vintage charm that looks brand new!"

See more photos and the full process at Maggie Overby.

Thank you Maggie!

(Image credits: Maggie Overby)

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