Published on August 2nd, 2012 | by Jules Yap


Enhance your Expedit with fabric

Materials: Expedit, DIODER light strip set and grey IKEA STOCKHOLM BLAD Fabric

Description: I have 2 problems : my 2 Expedits used to be the same as everyone else’s. And my walls were white and sad.

So, I wanted to change it without spending too much money. My solution : buy some fabric ! I can change it as much as I want, and set it up anywhere.

My first try (what I’m sharing with you) was was to put the 2 Expedit, one on the other. They are against the wall and I placed some design stuff and the Dioder lighting shows the products at their best.

For the fabric, I don’t want to damage the furniture so I just taped it with duct tape.

Here’s the result, much better than I thought !
I just needed 1,5 meter of fabric (10€) and 25€ of light strip.

~ Will, Montpellier – France

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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".

One Response to Enhance your Expedit with fabric

  1. Anonymous says:

    I really like the look of this! Which legs did you use?

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