Secure the face with 1 inch wood screws. Stay safe and healthy.
We used a new desk with a cool mission style look but you could just as easily convert an old desk from a thrift store to create a vanity in whatever style suites your decor.
Convert desk to vanity. Painting the mirror frame while painting the desk ties the look together. Please practice hand washing and social distancing and check out our resources for adapting to these times. Want to turn a desk into a vanity laz a friend of mine makes vanities out of tables and desks and dressers.
Use a drill to make the initial hole then use a jig saw cut the rest of the hole 12 inch inside the line. 5 best standing desk converters for 2020. Hold the face of the upper drawer in place on the dresser and position a brace in the corner where it meets the dresser frame.
Your workstation doesnt need a complete overhaul to get you standing up for a healthier happier you. For this months edition of themed furniture makeover day i chose to upcycle an old desk into a vanity for my daughter. It has a square sink that sits atop the surface which suits the rectangular and geometric woodwork details.
She thought the size was just right for it to be a. Trace the outline of the sink onto the top of the vanity. Altar or hall table.
Tack the brace to the frame and drill a pilot hole through the brace and into the face of the drawer. This table from china was repurposed into a simple bathroom vanity. Spruce up the desk with a new coat of paint cut a hole for the sink and you pretty have your bathroom vanity ready to install.
Screw the brace to the dresser frame and install the remaining braces. Determine the placement of the sink on the vanity. Center the sink if there is a backsplash push the sink back against it.
Mar 11 2013 turn your old computer desk into a makeup vanity. My daughter and i were out at a thrift store near her house. I was looking for a headboard for a future project when she called me over to look at a desk that she spotted.
Mar 11 2013 turn your old computer desk into a makeup vanity. An old piano bench morphs into a vanity seat by adding a cushion to the top matching the vanitys color scheme.