dresser desk transformation with a west elm saddle chair

What happens when you slice the drawer-face off a vintage dresser, add hinges, and re-attach? You get an instant repurposed desk! That’s what Dana of House Tweaking discovered and shared with this brilliant DIY project.

Dana also found that adding our Painted Stripe Saddle Chair was the perfect way to instantly transform her bedroom corner into a multifunctional reading/storage/office space retreat for her husband. Read on to see more!

dresser desk transformation with a west elm saddle chair

When HH needs to work, all he has to do is open the drawer and pull up a chair. Not just any chair – this chair. It is the ultimate comfy office chair. And it swivels! It was a total splurge but I haven’t regretted it for one second…The acorn stained legs complement the wood tones of the dresser. It was meant to be.

dresser desk transformation with a west elm saddle chair

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west elm saddle chair

Read more about Dana’s “dresker” (dresser + desk) project on her blog, House Tweaking.

Images: via Dana Miller

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Elyse

October 8, 2013

love this! although i’ve been eyeing this chair for a long time, this blog post was the kicker to finally buy it!

Angela

November 24, 2013

The pillow is perfect for that chair! Where did you find it?

Dana @ House*Tweaking

February 11, 2014

The pillow is a vintage kilim pillow from etsy. Hope that helps!

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