Lack Lego table

Published on August 31st, 2010 | by Jules Yap

Materials: Lack side table, 4 Lego 10×10 bases and adhesive putty. Description: My son plays with his Lego almost daily but I got tired of them all over my coffee table. Some of his creations he... Read More



Customized kitchen pantry

Published on August 30th, 2010 | by Jules Yap

Materials: Akurum high cabinet, Pax Komplement drawers Description: When we renovated the kitchen, we chose this high cabinet from Ikea because it’s wide enough for the microwave but for storage it is terrible. It is too... Read More



Contemporary concealed entertainment center

Published on August 30th, 2010 | by Jules Yap

Materials: Ikea Besta frames, Ikea Framsta doors Description: We wanted to replace our dated TV stand and open faced media towers with a new contemporary, sleek entertainment cabinet. Had to be modern yet functional. Key attributes... Read More

Media Storage


TV Theater Wall

Published on August 30th, 2010 | by Jules Yap

Materials: Vika Amon table top (black-brown) Description: It is easy and cheap to have your TV Theater wall. Just make a hole in the table top in order to fix the TV back inside it and... Read More

Ekby Valter


Laptop/Book Stand

Published on August 27th, 2010 | by Jules Yap

Materials: LANSA Handles and EKBY VALTER brackets Description: A few weeks ago I started a new job, and discovered that the desktop computer has become a thing of the past. In its place was a ThinkPad... Read More



Built-in bookcase and Home Theater Unit

Published on August 26th, 2010 | by Jules Yap

Materials: 3 x 15″ Billy Bookcases, 2x Billy height extenders, 2 x Billy doors, 2 x Benno DVD Rack, 1 x Hemnes Storage Bench, 1″x2″ moulding, crown moulding and baseboard to fit your perimeter, Brad Nailer... Read More


Piecemeal kitchen island

Published on August 26th, 2010 | by Jules Yap

Materials: Bekvam kitchen cart (or similar item), Lagan countertop, Vika Byske Table Leg, drawer slider, wooden slats, cutlery tray Description: I’ve had an IKEA kitchen island since sophomore year of college when I moved into a... Read More


Custom wall of shelving…cheap!

Published on August 25th, 2010 | by Jules Yap

Materials: Hyllis shelves, plywood, four band-aids Description: Hyllis shelves are about $15 bucks a pop at Ikea but are rather flimsy and pretty short. For my bedroom, I knew that I needed to house about ... Read More



BESTÅ turns into play-centre

Published on August 25th, 2010 | by Jules Yap

Materials: 2 BESTÅ units with 6 shelfs, 2 BESTÅ units with 1shelf, 2 drawers with front, 4 sets of large BESTÅ castors, 8 square doors, all white. Two MDF wooden plates, white paint, screwdrivers, screws, saw... Read More


The "A rose by any other name is a Malma" mirror

Published on August 24th, 2010 | by Jules Yap

Materials: Malma Mirror, clay, paint, varnish, glueDescription: Using a self-hardening clay (no kiln needed), form your roses, then once dried, paint and varnish them. Glue them to the Malma mirror with bathroom-tile glue, to which you... Read More

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