In drawer BEKVAM spice rack with RAJTAN spice jars

Easy Peasy Spice Drawer

Published on July 21st, 2016 | by Contributor

IKEA items used: (4) BEKVÄM ($3.99 each) (5) RAJTAN ($3.99 for four) (Total $36.00) Tools needed: Nail gun Permanent marker Nail brads, 1″ Measuring tape Wood glue Tape Begin by removing your drawer from the cabinet... Read More



IKEA ALGOT as pixel art frame

Published on July 20th, 2016 | by Contributor

Whilst browsing in IKEA one day, it occurred to me that the Algot shelves with holes in might be re-purposed to create pixel art. So I decided to try that. I decided on a Pacman theme,... Read More

Sofas & Stools

hacked chaise with sofa

Mid-century SÖDERHAMN

Published on July 19th, 2016 | by Contributor

IKEA Items used: SÖDERHAMN chaise Wanting to match a chaise to our existing sofa, we purchased the SÖDERHAMN chaise, but not the upholstery covers. There would be three parts to this hack: a) replace the chrome legs... Read More


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The RAST with lovely Marimekko paper napkins

Published on July 19th, 2016 | by Contributor

I’ve been following IKEA Hackers for years and submitted a Pokeball Regolit piñata some years ago. This time, my submission is a plain RAST chest of drawers that I decorated with Marimekko paper napkins. Marimekko designs... Read More


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Easy to Clean Stuva Bench Litter Box

Published on July 18th, 2016 | by Contributor

I’ve been perusing your site for a good way to disguise my litter box but nothing quite fit what I wanted. I was wandering through IKEA and noticed the Stuva bench/cabinet. So starting with the Stuva... Read More

Media Storage

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Lack Hifi Rack

Published on July 15th, 2016 | by Contributor

Built with: 3x Lack tables, 8x Ekby Stödis bracket, 4x Rill casters, Fixa screws, (still to come: cable management with “fixa cable management set”. 1) Assemble two Lack tables. 2) Stack them and glue them together... Read More



The ALGOT Radiator Cover

Published on July 15th, 2016 | by -maniac-

Ikea items used: EKBY LERBERG 11” shelf bracket (1) ALGOT shelf 23” x 15” (2) BRANÄS Basket Ikea CD drawers (discontinued) I recently moved into a cozy apartment in Brooklyn, which like most pre-war buildings in... Read More

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