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Published on August 8th, 2007 | by Jules Yap


ikea wall lighting stand mod

what to do if your wall mounted light fixture has an ugly plastic stand? simon (Link no longer available) shares how he modified the light stand so all you see is the lamp peeking out of the wall.

now you see ugly stand
now you don’t!

view ikea light fixture mod instructions and more photos on simon’s blog.

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Jules Yap

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4 Responses to ikea wall lighting stand mod

  1. Anonymous says:

    Wow. Super cool.

  2. Jules says:

    alie, if you click on simon’s name in the post, it’ll redirect you there.
    if not, here’s the link again.

  3. Mike says:

    Nice looking but it would make the electrical inspector cringe.

  4. Alie Knitzer says:

    Great. Now, how do we get to Simon’s blog?

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