Intro: Ikea Hack Kate Spade Desk
Turn a basic white desk into a dead ringer for the Kate Spade polka dot desk that retails for over $3000. It's easy with little high gloss paint and some simple brass hardware.
Step 1: See How I Did It Here!
Step 2: Stuff You'll Need
Alex desk from Ikea (or your own)
American Decor Maxx Gloss in Patent Leather
2 polished brass Barrel Bolts
Soft bristle brush
Step 3: Here's How
Center and screw in the barrel bolts in the center of each drawer
Clip tiny divots in the dauber
*Kate's polka dots aren't perfectly round
Stir the Maxx Gloss thoroughly
Test the dauber on piece of paper to get the hang of it
Paint polka dots on the top of the desk
Paint the legs in solid black with a brush