Patrull

How to protect your PC from two-year-old child

Published on February 7th, 2011 | by Jules Yap

Materials: PATRULL refridgerator locker, PRUTA food saver cover, utility knife Description: Resetting or turning your PC off by your inquisitive 2-year-old child can be painful, especially when copying or installing software. You can use adjusted ... Read More


Billy

Table Head Cabinet

Published on February 6th, 2011 | by Jules Yap

Materials: From Ikea: Billy bookcase, Billy Height extension, 2 Faktum base cabninets 40cm wide, Faktum wall cabinet (40 x 92cm). Other stuff: Plasterboard, wooden slats, monitor arm and wallpaper (Cole & Son Wood). Description: We needed... Read More


Malm

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Bohemian south asian inspired MALM dressers

Published on February 6th, 2011 | by Jules Yap

Materials: MALM dresser or side table (any size or configuration), light weight sari fabric or light weight fabric of your choice, decoupage glue, medium sized foam paint roller, scirrors for trimming fabric, exacto knife for trimming... Read More


Wall Décor

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Art on a cabinet

Published on February 5th, 2011 | by Jules Yap

Materials: Leftover Cabinet Door, wood burning tool Description: Buy some leftover cabinet door panels in the as-is section for $1-5. Use a wood burning tool to burn a design onto said panel. Art. Done. See more... Read More


Wall Décor

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Custom wall sized clipboards

Published on February 5th, 2011 | by Jules Yap

Materials: Side panels of IKEA floor display bins Description: Find an IKEA display bin that is missing the bottom. Buy all 4 of the side pieces. Hang them on your wall. Buy clothespins. Clip photos and... Read More


Wall Décor

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Custom Whiteboards from door panels

Published on February 5th, 2011 | by Jules Yap

Materials: Leftover White Panels (Cabinetry???) from the as-is section Description: Buy leftover cabinet sections fro the as-is section of IKEA. Make sure they are slick and shiny and white. Bring a dry erase marker to test... Read More


Lighting

Triple MELODI feather shade

Published on February 4th, 2011 | by Jules Yap

Materials: Melodi lamp Description: It is quite simple hack transforming dull Melodi lamp into large and unique triple shade. The goal was to keep it cheap. For this reason Melodi was great (cost around 4 Euro... Read More


Faktum

Custom computer desk

Published on February 4th, 2011 | by Jules Yap

Materials: Faktum, Rationell Description: Because I couldn’t find a computer desk that was satisfied me, I decided to build one. The base consists of 3 Faktum kitchen cabinets with Applad doors, placed directly on the floor... Read More


Lighting

Day of the Dead Reading Light

Published on February 4th, 2011 | by Jules Yap

Materials: Smila Blomma lamp, paint pens, acrylic paint Description: Very simply, draw sugar skull designs onto each petal with the black paint pen, then add small, colorful details in acrylic paint. Try not too cover too... Read More


Jansjo

Jansjo lamp for computer monitor

Published on February 3rd, 2011 | by Jules Yap

Materials: Jansjo, drill, plus whatever monitor Description: I love the Jansjo, but hate fumbling for the switch. My ACER monitor has the base thick enough to hide the switch, so why not ? The toggle switch... Read More


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