Published on February 16th, 2012 | by Jules Yap


Lack fireplace

Lack fireplace

Materials: Lack racks, pax frame, wood

Description: I bought myself an ethanol fireplace, but it looked quiet lonely… so I decided to pimp it up a bit.

2 Lack racks (110cm) and 1 Lack rack (smallest one, don’t know the size), a Pax frame and some wood. Description isn’t needed I think, quite obvious what I did.

Lack fireplace

I love it everyday! :)

~ Max, Germany, Mülheim

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Jules Yap

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9 Responses to Lack fireplace

  1. DJinny says:

    Wow!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! xx

  2. Denise says:

    Amazing! It looks absolutely gorgeous; I had to “Pin” it. Bravo!

  3. Anonymous says:

    I dont get it, where is the pax frame??
    i love it, but sorry it dont see pax.
    please do tell!

    • Anonymous says:

      pax frame is the white board between the wood. you see it now? ;)

    • Anonymous says:

      i am so sorry, i still have no idea what you mean… isnt a pax frame usually huge, like very tall? is the fireplace in the picture not attached to the room’s wall? Sorry, i must be an idiot. I very much appreciate your explanation because i love this hack! THANK YOU!

    • Anonymous says:

      the word “frame” is a little bit mistakable. I think the word we are looking for is “shelf” – the wooden board you put your clothes on in a pax wardrobe. In the picture it looks like it was used like an extra wall – it was build in beetween the wood piles.

    • Anonymous says:

      ah! now i get it ;)
      genious. great idea!

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  5. Anonymous says:

    love it !

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