Here's the desk as I found it.
She had great bones, but had been abused over the years. So I started by stripping the top and refinishing it in a dark walnut. I could picture this beauty in turquoise, so I gave it two coats of ASCP Provence. A little distressing and a coat of clear and dark wax later....
I could pull up my chair and get to work here!
I'm linking up: