Wednesday, April 3, 2013

"Inspired" Little Desk

post by Katie
Hello again,
I thought I would share a little desk I finished recently for the Cottage.  This was part of my feat to clean out my garage.  It's been sitting there for months. 
You see she had no character with her plain skinny legs and basicness, I had to figure out how to give her some.  So I decided on stencils.  I remembered seeing a feather pen on one of my Cricut cartridges, so I thought perfect for a desk, along with the word "Inspired".  I was definitely inspired and got it done in no time.
This is after I painted and distressed, but basically what she looked like in her before state...
and here she all dressed up at the Cottage in her pretty little gray stencils...
and Just a few close ups...
                                                              Thanks for stoppin'

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Kathy @ Creative Home Expressions said...

Very pretty, Katie! Love the additions with the stencils. The "inspire" wording is perfect for a desk.

Deborah@Green Willow Pond said...

Love the stencils. I'm a sucker for cubby hole desks. I'd love it if you would share this at "What We Accomplished Wednesday," at Green Willow Pond. It is live right now. Have a great week!


Shabby chic Sandy said...

That is so cute--love the "inspire"

Linda@Coastal Charm said...

Very charming piece!


Old Red Barn said...

That's a beautiful piece!


Kayla Janachovsky said...

Cute! I'd love if you'd link up to The DIY'ers.

Denise at PinkPostcard. said...

so cute!! it turned out great :)

Suzan Sweatman said...

Hi Katie - what a gorgeous desk!!!
Just love the stencilling on it - and the perfect amount of distressing!
Your newest follower
Big hugs,

Therena Taylor said...

Your desk is Beautiful! I found you through the PoP Party! Your blog is so fun, I'm a new follower!

Therena @

Brooke Larsen said...

OH WOW!! I LOVE THIS!! I would love for you to come link up at my Paint Party going on now! Hope to see you there!!

Maryann @ Domestically-Speaking said...

What a cute desk! Love the swirls you added. I'n featuring it in this week's PoPP Spotlight.

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