IKEA hack

Children’s reading nook from TV furniture

Published on July 8th, 2014 | by MJ

Use of a TV storage unit as a children’s reading nook and toy and book storage Items: Lappland TV Storage unit Extendable shower curtain rod Shower Curtain and rings Misc. screws and nails Description: Assemble the... Read More

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Published on July 8th, 2014 | by Mike the Boogieman

Greetings fellow MPC lovers and haters. On today’s episode of Ikea Hackers, I will be going over an easy little twist on a crate digger’s staple… The Ikea Expedit Bookshelf This project doesn’t require too many... Read More


Teacup Hooks for Hemnes

Teacup Hooks for Hemnes Cabinet

Published on July 8th, 2014 | by Tamir K

Materials: Hemnes Glass-door cabinet We bought a Hemnes glass-door cabinet for our living/dining room as our china cabinet. Once we filled it up, we quickly realized how much wasted space there was–especially with our teacups! I bought... Read More


The cabinet with the tilt out doors open

Besta tilt out hamper

Published on July 8th, 2014 | by peters

I was searching for a solution  to create a built in hamper. The Besta cabinets turned out to be the perfect size! I used a double Besta cabinet on the bottom and added a smaller unit... Read More



Ikea Hack Attack: The DIY Munchkin Closet

Published on July 7th, 2014 | by Confessions of a Refashionista

Materials: Gorm shelf, Mulig valet & old Ikea coffee table legs I love the convenience & excitement of big city living but space is always an issue… The kiddo & her wardrobe had completely outgrown the... Read More



Better wheel for Jules

Published on July 7th, 2014 | by Hans-Peter

Materials: JULES chair I used the iconic perforated wooden seat of a broken Jules desk chair to put a seat in a broken down kart. Ironically the Jules chair was thrown away because the wheels of... Read More



Moppe drawers with new cabinet

Published on July 7th, 2014 | by Sue

Materials: MOPPE drawers I got lots & lots of Moppe drawers from freecycle, but no frame. This cheap little bookcase, maybe IKEA not sure, provided the solution, wooden knobs attached with glue, painted & decoupaged moppe... Read More

Media Storage

Besta TV Hack

Home Theater Media Center Besta Hack

Published on July 7th, 2014 | by cugolfer33

Moved to small studio in NYC and wanted media center to be clean with no wires and extra storage. Designed it on ikea’s website and built for around $700. Check out my blog, for more information... Read More



Dollhouse Bookcase, Billy Hack

Published on July 4th, 2014 | by Tamara Berg

Materials: BILLY By adding a roof, chimney, wooden details, paint, fences, walls and even windows, the Billy Bookcase becomes a chic beach house, or a fab urban row-house. Use as a bookcase, shelf, or dollhouse… you... Read More



Marius “Magic Wand” Bar Stool

Published on July 4th, 2014 | by Michael

Materials: MARIUS stool I was amazed when I searched for stools for my kitchen island and found this kind of furniture is quite more expensive than you could imagine for what it appears to be. So... Read More

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