Hop onboard the finger puppet bus

Published on July 9th, 2008 | by Jules IKEAHacker

Dot has this great idea – a finger puppet bus! It’s also a great way to organise and keep them. “We got the boy a set of finger puppets from Ikea, which are cute, but of... Read More


The Tromso gets a lift

Published on July 7th, 2008 | by Jules IKEAHacker

Lizz has this great looking loft with some hacked pieces of Ikea. One is a loft bed on the top of her closet, made from a neighbour’s discarded Tromso.   The second is an interesting take... Read More

Media Storage

Server in a bread bin

Published on July 4th, 2008 | by Jules IKEAHacker

Jonk hides a server in an Ikea bread bin! Fantastic. He writes, “This is my build log for my server in an Ikea breadbox. Photos and descriptions are available here. Unfortunately I don’t remember the name... Read More

Secondary Storage

Ivar freestanding wine rack and cabinet

Published on July 2nd, 2008 | by Jules IKEAHacker

Christine’s mom is a hacker with chops. Here’s one of her creations. “This freestanding kitchen unit is made with Ivar cabinets, and the sides/body of it are the wood from one of Ikea’s futons, not sure... Read More

Media Storage

Shutters for the Oppli

Published on July 1st, 2008 | by Jules IKEAHacker

Thomas hacked some rolling doors for his Oppli media unit. I can’t find the link to the Oppli on Ikea’s site, so it may not longer be in production. He says, “My intention was noise reduction... Read More


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DMX controlled bookcase

Published on June 30th, 2008 | by Jules IKEAHacker

Andrea tipped me on this bookcase (they look like billies) modified to have 96 channels of DMX controlling many tiny red, green, blue LEDs. Click to play the video. Impressive effect. link Update!After posting this, Timothy,... Read More

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Weekend Project #2: Go fly kite!

Published on June 28th, 2008 | by Jules IKEAHacker

Summers are for picnics and fun in the sun. Wendy Cook of Mother Rising sends me this project for an Ikea kite (based on this one). Best thing is, you’ll be putting old Ikea bags to... Read More


Make a compact banquette from kitchen cabinets

Published on June 27th, 2008 | by Jules IKEAHacker

Eugene does a fabulous job with this banquette, constructed from kitchen cabinets. “I needed to build a kitchen banquette for my house, but the options for having one custom-built or buying modern benches was just too... Read More

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