Bathroom

sylvie’s delightful green bathroom

Published on December 18th, 2007 | by Jules IKEAHacker

slyvie from france does a wonderful makeover for her bathroom. i love the green tiles. “here is our bathroom makeover, using pronomen countertop which i tainted dark to make it look like exotic wood (but much... Read More


Lighting

m2jl’s ikea hacks

Published on December 17th, 2007 | by Jules IKEAHacker

marie of m2jl studio sends me two lovely hacks. “for lighting, we used inexpensive regolit light from ikea, some wool and some glue to create lamps inspired by the beautiful MOOOI’s Random lights.” just make sure... Read More


Work Station

a doctor’s front desk

Published on December 14th, 2007 | by Jules IKEAHacker

janet is doctor. she’s also pretty handy. with the help of her boyfriend, they custom-made this front desk workspace from ikea pieces. she writes, “i needed a large front desk for my office staff and had... Read More


Lighting

brighten your room with holiday lighting hacks

Published on December 14th, 2007 | by Jules IKEAHacker

another holiday hack to get you in the spirit. zen bliss writes, “here are what i’ve come up with lately in a flurry of lighting upgrades for the winter days. knappa klover floor lamp + isig... Read More


seating

dennis the menace returns in an ikea stool

Published on December 12th, 2007 | by Jules IKEAHacker

i grew up with dandy and beano. which is why i am so lovin this hack. carole says, “i bought alleby (can’t find the link on ikea site) plain pine stools and personalized them with comics... Read More


Miscellaneous

a canoe canopy

Published on December 11th, 2007 | by Jules IKEAHacker

this really made me go … awww. i love it. basil writes, “the thingies to attach the kura canopy to the bed fit just as well to the sides of my parents’ canoe. it makes a... Read More


Kitchen

make your own kitchen island with breakfast counter

Published on December 10th, 2007 | by Jules IKEAHacker

ah … a cooking person’s dream – a kitchen island with a breakfast bar! here’s one from brian of caramelcook, made from the varde oven unit and countertops. brian writes, “i wanted a bar overhang, so... Read More


news

calling for canadian hackers!

Published on December 10th, 2007 | by Jules IKEAHacker

jenny from CBC Television wants to do a segment on ikeahacking. so, if you’re canadian, this is your chance for 15 minutes of fame. just drop her an email if you’re interested. “We’re looking for ... Read More


seating

are you game for this chair?

Published on December 6th, 2007 | by Jules IKEAHacker

i’m loving this ikea terje folding chair from paul. paul says, “i cut out the cross pieces on the seat and the back and replaced them with hockey sticks. i also have done it with bike... Read More


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