Lighting lights+008-772985

Published on May 18th, 2010 | by Jules Yap


Beam me up Scotty

Materials: Ikea Mobile+Ikea cable light parts

Description: An old IKEA mobile is Transformed into a light by the simple addition of wires and two IKEA 12 volt cable lights.

~ Vlasis Albanis, USA

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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".

9 Responses to Beam me up Scotty

  1. Edwin says:

    I visit IKEA very often and have never seen this. I also notice that once the product is gone,it’s gone.lesson learned, if you see it and like it buy it. you might not see it again.

  2. Anonymous says:

    Love it! Could you tell me where I could buy the pieces?

  3. Lucretius says:

    Love it! Could you tell me where I could buy the pieces?

  4. Anonymous says:

    I love the railings

  5. Anonymous says:

    Where do you buy the pieces? (I know they’re IKEA, but I can’t seem to find anything on the IKEA website)

  6. Phil says:

    That is beautiful! Great work!

  7. cheryl555 says:

    I LOVE this!! Could you please tell me how you did this? Thank you for sharing this.

  8. Voj:D says:

    Id love to see how that mobile looks in the dark – with lights turned on.

    Really cool hack.

  9. SJO says:

    What a lovely place–could op post more pics (even if they’re not strictly ikea hacks)?

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