Optimal Glass

MOPPE turned into gift box for IKEA cognac glasses

Published on July 30th, 2014 | by MaunuM

First Idea was give small cognac bottle as present. Then idea was developed and some special glasses were needed. Final product in picture below. Materials: Ikea OPTIMAL (463.156.00) cognac glass was used (1.99 euro) and Ikea... Read More



A STOLMEN lamp post and more

Published on July 29th, 2014 | by Alexey

Materials: STOLMEN hook, STOLMEN mounting fixture with 2 holders I made a lamp using STOLMEN mounting fixture. For this hack you are going to need a wire with switch, an Edison screw (E27 here in Europe)... Read More

Islands & Carts


New Kitchen Island made of slats

Published on July 29th, 2014 | by Madam Rosmerta

Materials: 2 x Sultan LADE, Numerär worktop I’m really proud of myself because I did this hack with only a little bit of help from my husband. The first picture shows a part of my kitchen... Read More

Media storage


Compact bedroom telly

Published on July 28th, 2014 | by John Foley

Materials: VETTRE I recently had my apartment re-cabled with a new digital TV aerial and had an aerial point installed in the bedroom. I also go myself a nice big screen TV for the lounge which meant... Read More


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SULTAN LADE Garden Bench

Published on July 28th, 2014 | by Madam Rosmerta

Materials: Sultan Lade 90×200 cm There is not much to say about it. You take an old (or a new) Sultan Lade, remove the ribbon (this is my most unloved part of the whole work), cut some... Read More


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Under eaves storage TARVA hack

Published on July 28th, 2014 | by Jules IKEAHacker

Materials: 2 x TARVA chest of 5 drawers OK so I needed some clothes storage in my new attic room but I didn’t want a wardrobe at an odd angle following the roof line and also... Read More

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