Secondary Storage

a ramberg laundry hamper

Published on November 14th, 2007 | by Jules IKEAHacker

joan sends in her version of a large capacity laundry hamper, made from a ramberg chest. she writes, “i started with a ramberg chest with 3 drawers. picture 1 is the final result, picture 2 is... Read More


vilan recliner goes deeper

Published on November 12th, 2007 | by Jules IKEAHacker

simon bought a vilan recliner (can’t find the link on ikea’s website) but it didn’t lean as far back as he wished for him to kick back and relax. he says, “it’s a comfortable chair but... Read More

Secondary Storage

wall display cabinet for books

Published on November 8th, 2007 | by Jules IKEAHacker

am posting more hacks today as i’ll be away the next couple of days and most probably not have access to a computer. this one is from michele. i like how great it looks. best thing... Read More


a neat and slim laundry hamper

Published on November 8th, 2007 | by Jules IKEAHacker

thinking out of the shoe box, john finds a smart solution with the ikea sandnes shoe cabinet to fit his 8″ deep and 42″ wide space for laundry. “we took an ikea sandnes shoe storage cabinet,... Read More


flip a hemnes loft bed into a princess bed

Published on November 8th, 2007 | by Jules IKEAHacker

update! a reader, maike, kindly retouched the earlier photos which were too dark. am reposting with new, brighter photos. *** marybeth, who has never ever held a saw prior to this, hacked an ikea hemnes loft... Read More


a rocking sink seat

Published on November 7th, 2007 | by Jules IKEAHacker

i had to laugh out loud when i saw wouter’s hack. a sink seat! i have no idea which model it is though. if you don’t care for the sink, have fun figuring out the bottom... Read More


say hi to ikeanblog

Published on November 5th, 2007 | by Jules IKEAHacker

anne dropped me a note about her ikean blog. it’s a blog by “someone who works at ikea, who loves the company as well as their products, who is willing to share the wonderful experiences with... Read More

Work Station

all in one mobile workstation

Published on November 4th, 2007 | by Jules IKEAHacker

harald, a graphic designer and photographer based in regensburg, germany pimps the mikael desk into an all-in-one movable workstation. he writes, “fully equipped with dual-core, dual-monitor, sound system, triple internal lighting and a lot of cables... Read More



Published on November 1st, 2007 | by Jules IKEAHacker

there are some who believe that evil lurks in ikea, pounces on you and sucks you dry. it could be the count himself. jeremiah of central west park studios sent me a video he shot at... Read More

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