Industrial style desk ~ reveal 2/3

Welcome to part 2 of this 3 part series, the second industrial desk is built and I must say that we are all very happy with how it turned out! Our audio student had some design elements that he wanted incorporated into the second desk, I think we met all of his needs. This post will be picture heavy, some Industrial eye candy if you will…

Industrial Desk 2 Collage | Vin'yet Etc.

You may have also noticed from the last post {here} that we have added some bottom shelving for storage & display.

Industrial Desk reveal 2 | Vin'yet Etc.

As mentioned above, the second desk had some design criteria we were asked to meet, I believe we did that beautifully. He likes to stand when he produces, one of the tools that he will use is called Maschine. He asked if a portion of the top of the 2nd desk could tilt… at first we weren’t quite sure how the heck we were going to make this happen?! We’ll provide those details in the next post. Mr Meticulous will provide you with all of the nitty gritty details, no worries! The smaller of the two desks has a split top and a portion does in fact tilt, as required… clever Mr. Meticulous! I am very biased, but he is brilliant! <3

Industrial Desk reveal 2 | Vin'yet Etc.

Industrial desk 2 | Vin'yet Etc.

Industrial Desk reveal 2 | Vin'yet Etc.

There you have desk number two, I styled both together with some of Mike’s things. The last post will be much more technical for you DIY types… stay tuned!

Please let us know what you think, we love hearing from our readers! <3

~Laurie xo

* Please note that the desk does not live in the summer kitchen, we set it up there for pictures only, you can check out that room’s story {here}.

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  • Reply Shauna @Satori Design for Living April 11, 2013 at 9:26 pm

    Can’t wait to see the DIY details- love it!

  • Reply Suzanne @ Pieced Pastimes April 12, 2013 at 10:40 am

    Your son is one lucky guy! The desk turned out amazing. I love the vintage industrial look you achieved. Look forward to reading about how you created this beauty!

    • Reply Laurie April 12, 2013 at 10:27 pm

      Hi Suzanne! Thanks for stopping into the blog today! Our son is a lucky guy, as are we… he’s kinda the bee’s knees! I look forward to reading how we did it too… lol Gotta start taking notes when we’re building, so many things change on the fly! Thank-you for the awesome encouragement, I really appreciate it!

  • Reply Inspire Me Heather April 12, 2013 at 2:11 pm

    That is such a cool desk Laurie, and you’ve done a wonderful job decorating it!!

    • Reply Laurie April 12, 2013 at 10:28 pm

      Thanks Heather! As always you rock, thanks so much for your continued support! What an amazing mentor you’ve been (even if you don’t know it). πŸ˜‰
      ~Laurie xo

  • Reply Debbie April 12, 2013 at 9:48 pm

    Wow, that is one awesome desk!! I love it, love the chunky look of it. πŸ™‚

    • Reply Laurie April 12, 2013 at 10:32 pm

      Hi Debbie! Thanks so much, Mike loves it too, it did cross my mind to keep it as an island for our kitchen!
      Appreciate you stopping in!
      ~Laurie xo

  • Reply Kristina April 16, 2013 at 5:20 pm

    Absolutely gorgeous! I love it! Actually, I love the whole look of your site, beautiful!

    • Reply Laurie April 16, 2013 at 7:38 pm

      Thanks so much Kristian! Your comments have made my day! πŸ˜€

  • Reply laurie April 19, 2013 at 4:42 pm

    OK, y’all are just so talented. What a beautiful piece of furniture. I am amazed, and I give you a standing ovation. laurie

    • Reply Laurie April 19, 2013 at 10:15 pm

      Thanks Laurie! I really appreciate that!!! <3

  • Reply Elena @ `a casarella April 24, 2013 at 5:13 pm

    Laurie, that is *stunning*!!

    • Reply Laurie April 24, 2013 at 5:25 pm

      Thanks Elena!!! πŸ˜€ I really appreciate that!
      ~Laurie xo

  • Reply Jamie April 24, 2013 at 5:32 pm

    WOW! It’s awesome πŸ™‚ Saw it on facebook and shared on twitter! I’d love a tutorial πŸ™‚

    • Reply Laurie April 24, 2013 at 7:39 pm

      Hi Jamie! Thanks for sharing! I’d love the tutorial too… πŸ˜‰ working on a little bath room reno first, won’t leave ya hanging… Thanks for stopping in!


  • Reply Dani @ lifeovereasy April 26, 2013 at 4:06 pm

    Way behind on my blog reading – just catching up. Wow, what an amazing and unique desk! You guys are so talented, can’t wait to see what you come up with next!

    • Reply Laurie April 26, 2013 at 6:27 pm

      Hi Dani! You’ve been busy playing catch up! πŸ˜‰ Thanks, I actually love the desks and Michale is just thrilled to have them!

      ~Laur xo

  • Reply Mama and the City April 26, 2013 at 7:10 pm

    The wood looks delicious hehehehe I love that color.

    • Reply Laurie April 27, 2013 at 10:29 pm

      Thanks for stopping in, I love the colour too!

  • Reply SheilaG @ Plum Doodles May 7, 2013 at 3:21 pm

    Wow, those are amazing desks, Laurie! Love them! β™₯

  • Reply Clydia @ Three Mango Seeds May 8, 2013 at 2:31 pm

    Laurie that desk is very cool!

    • Reply Laurie May 8, 2013 at 2:56 pm

      Thanks Clydia! I’m working on the how to post, trickier than I thought! :/

  • Reply Jane @ Cottage at the Crossroads May 11, 2013 at 2:52 am

    Just saw this on Hometalk and came over to read more about it. This is very handsome indeed. I must say that I have not seen a turntable in years and that looks like a mixing board on the tilted top. I will have to read the first part to see what your son does!

    • Reply Laurie May 11, 2013 at 10:35 am

      Thanks so much Jane! xo

  • Reply janet @ ordinary mom June 2, 2013 at 1:41 pm

    Wow! Just gorgeous. Love richness of the wood. πŸ™‚

  • Reply Clydia @ THREE MANGO SEEDS June 4, 2013 at 2:30 pm

    Laurie you guys are genius! These look so cool. Sharing it in FFF on 6/14/13. Thanks so much! xoxo

    • Reply Laurie June 6, 2013 at 3:34 pm

      Thanks so much Clydia! xox

  • Reply Donna Allgaier-Lamberti June 15, 2013 at 2:44 pm

    Am amazing custom project-great job!

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