Published on December 18th, 2008 | by Jules IKEAHacker5
Barb’s shabby chic bedroom
Barb’s bedroom came together from bits and pieces. Who would have known! Very shabby chic.
She says, “The bed started with two Ikea TV benches from a few years back (sorry, don’t know the name) and grew from there – a sheet of MDF on top, an old door for the footboard and a couple of found pallets for the headboard. Lots of storage and a very comfy place to sleep!
For the closet, I wanted mirrors and storage. My budget was tight, so that ruled out the Pax mirrored-door wardrobe solution. Instead, I went with two Stark hall units, built out from the wall. Basic closet guts and curtains added the extra storage I needed. So it’s light, cheerful and cheap!