a home office with inset of adjustable trestle legs and nautical charts like the ones used to build the desk as well as inset of glue and varnish
Photo: (insets) Alison Rosa
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Chart-Topped Drafting Desk

For an inexpensive, one-of-a-kind worktable, add a plywood top to these adjustable trestle legs. Adhere paper nautical charts with an acrylic glue, then coat with a water-based poly varnish for a durable finish.

Trestle legs, About $30 each; IKEA.
Charts, About $15 each; The Map Shop.
Elmer's ProBond Advanced glue, About $11; The Home Depot.
Rust-Oleum Soft Touch varnish, About $7; Lowe's
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