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Published on October 17th, 2013 | by Jules Yap


Light up Pax


Materials: Pax Fevik wardrobe door, Glänsa light chain

Description: I had seen this hack and thought it looked really cool.

Fortunately I stumbled upon a Pax Fevik door in the bargain corner, a bit big at 2.35 m but at a really good price. I got a Glänsa light chain, 8 m and 144 lights to turn the door into a lamp.


Got home and tested out how to fit the long chain in the door and decided go with vertical lengths. I used some steel wire and the bottom to keep it straight and close to the glass, and some cable clips at the top.

The tinted glass gives a nice cozy light in the room and I am super satisfied!

~ Johannes, Sweden

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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".

3 Responses to Light up Pax

  1. Beau says:

    This would be pretty cool mounted on a wall horizontally as well.

  2. Vanessa Regular says:

    Is there any way to buy the lighted long door? Light up Pax?

  3. Karen says:

    I like this idea! Looks great.

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