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IKEA Ultralight Backpacking pack

Published on December 1st, 2016 | by Contributor

Mitch was looking for ways to get his backpack weight down and stumbled upon a Reddit post of a guy who made his own pack. An hour later, he comes out of IKEA with a few... Read More


Ideas

MOPPE drawers for BILLY-7

Give BILLY bookshelf easy drawers with MOPPE

Published on November 30th, 2016 | by Contributor

IKEA items used: Billy bookcase, Moppe birch mini chest drawer When you talk about Ikea, BILLY bookcase is one of their most famous product, everyone has same in their home. I have three of them and... Read More


Landing

IKEA shoe rack to sweet bench

From simple shoe rack to sweet custom bench

Published on November 29th, 2016 | by Contributor

I’ve had this simple wood shoe rack from IKEA probably for more than 15 years. I bought it while I was in college, they were cheap and ubiquitous. I actually had several copies, but only this... Read More


Ideas

KLÄMTARE box

Strapping KLÄMTARE boxes

Published on November 28th, 2016 | by iovanalex

Items Ikea: KLÄMTARE, large box, code 702.923.64 Few pieces of leather or similar material Blind/POP rivets or similar fasteners Rationale KLÄMTARE is for me the de facto organizational unit. After switching quite a few box families I’ve chosen... Read More


Floor Lamps

IKEA TIVED LED wall clamp spotlight

IKEA TIVED, now an IoT floor lamp

Published on November 28th, 2016 | by fbret

A few months ago, Particle.io gave me a bunch of sample photons for mentioning them in my DefCon 24 talk. I needed something to use them and that reading lamp that is not connected to my home... Read More


Dining

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IKEA BILLY China Cabinet Hack

Published on November 25th, 2016 | by Contributor

I wanted to share my Billy China Cabinet Hack that I recently installed. I had been searching for a couple of years for the perfect china cabinet for my breakfast nook. I wanted it to be... Read More


Work Station

Garage bench corner

Garage workbench made ridiculously simple

Published on November 25th, 2016 | by Contributor

Items, all IKEA: 1. Tomnäs 2×2 shelving unit 2 pieces per section 2. Linnmon table top 75×150 one piece per section 3. Olov adjustable table legs 2 per section 4. Haganäs rounded Deco strip 221cm cut... Read More


Accessories

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Gold Match Striker

Published on November 24th, 2016 | by Contributor

I have a lot of lovely colourful matches at home as I think it’s always nice to have matches within easy reach, especially you like candles as I do! So I have been looking for a... Read More


Bedroom

Cape Cod-themed guest bedroom

Adding storage in a Cape Cod-themed guest bedroom

Published on November 24th, 2016 | by Contributor

I needed guest-friendly storage in a Cape Cod-themed guest bedroom. This took the better part of a month, after ripping out a dysfunctional and shallow (useless closet) that had been squeezed into the space by a... Read More


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