Published on February 25th, 2009 | by Jules Yap


Skyar to Cappiccinini

An accident and an old shell lamp turns out to be a Cappiccinini, a term Pinky coins for her new lamp.

The frame of the Skyar lamp (can’t find the link), after a gust of wind tears the paper lamp shade, is given a second chance at life with a shell lampshade.

The accident

The new lamp

See more of Pinky’s Capiz shell lamp.

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Jules Yap

"I am Jules, the engine behind IKEAHackers and the one who keeps this site up and running. My mission is to capture all the wonderful, inspiring, clever hacks and ideas for our much loved IKEA items".

5 Responses to Skyar to Cappiccinini

  1. jo says:

    for jules.
    there is some spam in these comments, and a mispelling to fix.

  2. Anonymous says:

    The lamp is actually called Skyar, not Skylar. Not sure if there’s a way to label this post correctly, so it will show up in searches?

  3. FruteJuce says:

    I love the lamp as well. Good Hack.

  4. Verão says:

    Thanks so much for featuring this! I love my little creation :) – Pinky

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