DIY L-Shaped Farmhouse Wood Desk + Office Makeover

$100
2 Days
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Hey y'all! It's Lori! So, we have lived in our house for a little over a year but my office still wasn't finished! We DIY'ed the shiplap wall & the built-in bookcases but I still felt it wasn't complete. I needed a desk! I was on the hunt for the perfect desk... nowhere to be found! Then, I realized... Darryl & I could make this! I drew out what my vision was and my hubby said he could do it. In the video below, I show the whole transformation of my office!
So, of course when you DIY something... you have to look at the tools! We are Ryobi Nation for life! Absolutely love their tools!
diy l shaped farmhouse wood desk office makeover
So, of course when you DIY something... you have to look at the tools! We are Ryobi Nation for life! Absolutely love their tools! We like to draw out any DIY ideas we have. Well, I attempt to draw it out so Darryl can understand what I mean, he takes over and uses his artistic ability to draw it out... lol!
diy l shaped farmhouse wood desk office makeover
We legit spend at least 1 hour picking wood out. We have a process of the grain, color and all that. Also, we make sure the wood isn't warped. That's no bueno.
diy l shaped farmhouse wood desk office makeover
This was the design I chose for the desk top. I wanted something different. I loved the way it came out!
diy l shaped farmhouse wood desk office makeover
These Farmhouse legs are absolutely stunning. When I saw this, I was just in love. I couldn't wait to see my desk come together!
diy l shaped farmhouse wood desk office makeover
I felt if we framed the desk in, it would look better. I'm so glad I told Darryl to do this, it ended up making the desk look more complete.
diy l shaped farmhouse wood desk office makeover
It was my time to shine and stain this bad boy!
diy l shaped farmhouse wood desk office makeover
It's time to assemble it!
diy l shaped farmhouse wood desk office makeover
This is the finished look! I absolutely love it! It really makes my office feel so complete and rustic chic!

If you want to see the desk more, make sure you go check out my YouTube video!

Hope y'all liked it ;)

To see more: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JbuRR4VH17s

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  • Tj Brooks
    on Jun 2, 2018

    Do you have plans for this desk?

  • LIz
    on Jul 16, 2018

    Do you have plans for this desk!? I love it and want to make it for my classroom!

  • Justin
    on Nov 16, 2018

    Do you have plans you would share for this desk

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  • Kim McCullars
    on Mar 4, 2018

    Great job! I love it! And, Yay Texas....I noticed the little Texas shape on your wall, and your hubby’s shirt! The only thing I wish was different, is that the light was a DIY too! It’s fabulous! 😀😍😍

  • Nettie Grant Sikyta
    on Jul 23, 2018

    Will you be taking a picture including your new lighting and desk? Desk is beautiful, I like the wall decor as well.

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