Work Station

A vintage suitcase laptop table

Published on May 28th, 2010 | by Jules Yap

Materials: Dave laptop table Description: This is my second luggage project. I love to upcycle old luggage into tables, so it seems. This guy was given to me in his original pre-loved state by a wonderful... Read More


Say hello to my little (speaker) stands!

Published on May 27th, 2010 | by Jules Yap

Materials: Ikea Shoe Rack (Lustifik) Description: First and foremost I have to qualify/justify why I made these speaker stands (before the audiophiles out there cry blasphemy and take me for a fool not understanding the need... Read More

Secondary Storage

Rusty room divider

Published on May 27th, 2010 | by Jules Yap

Materials: Expedit 2×4, Expedit 4×4 Description: It all started with placing two Expedit units on top of each other; I ended up with something very colourful. There are way too many stages in this project to... Read More

Anno Stra


Pretty Kitty Potty

Published on May 26th, 2010 | by Jules Yap

Materials: Lack and Anno Stra screens Description: I was looking for a way to provide kitty potty privacy and also take away from the “look, this is where my cat poops” decor of the living room... Read More


From bland Ikea dresser to kiddy delight

Published on May 25th, 2010 | by Jules Yap

Materials: Rast chest of drawers Description: This started life as a paint job gone horribly wrong. Eventually, after I hid the thing in the closet for months, I decided to give it a second try. ... Read More


Super swank wall-o-shelves dresser

Published on May 25th, 2010 | by Jules Yap

Materials: Expedit bookcases, Lekman bins Description: We had two of the big daddy Expedit book cases and were using them with Lekman bins as a dresser. As you can see, it’s not so hot looking to... Read More



Published on May 25th, 2010 | by Jules Yap

Materials: Lack, Broder Description: My son finally deserved a desk. He’s a Transformer fan, and I had some Lack shelves to be recycled. The structure is made of Broder rails and cantilevers, the desk itself with... Read More


Jeweler’s Jam

Published on May 24th, 2010 | by Jules Yap

Materials: (1) Helmer drawer unit on casters, (1) Vika Amon table top, (1) Hyllis shelving unit, (2) discontinued Ikea shoe racks, (1) Lack shelf, (1) Kolja mirror. The only extra hardware needed were some standard screws,... Read More


Tension Rod Hanging Lamp

Published on May 24th, 2010 | by Jules Yap

Materials: Tension Rod, Ikea Hemma Lamp, Zip Ties, Light Bulb Description: 1. Using zip ties, secure the wire from the Hemma Lamp to the Tension Rod. 2. Hang the tension rod in the desired area and... Read More

Ekby Bjarnum

Wall mount computer workstation, pc desk

Published on May 21st, 2010 | by Jules Yap

Materials: Ikea: VIKA AMON tabletop (150 x 75cm), EKBY BJÃRNUM bracket, EKBY JÃRPEN shelf (119 x 28cm), MALM nightstand (white), 2 x DIODER multicolor LED-strips. Non-Ikea: HP Touchsmart600 (computer), Vogel’s Wallmount, 2 x Aluminium decorative strips... Read More

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