Bedroom

Cosy nook for the bed

Published on June 25th, 2009 | by Jules Yap

Dear John and Sherry Petersik, If you ever need a housesitter, call me. ~ Jules Sherry says, “Back in January we used a pair of Pax wardrobes (along with the customizable Komplement interior fittings) to create... Read More


Work Station

Floating computer desk

Published on June 24th, 2009 | by Jules Yap

It’s bliss when you find something (cheap, especially) and it fits in perfectly. Christian gets just that with his bargain buy and ends up with a floating computer desk. He says, “I got this Vika Blecket... Read More


seating

Bookcases to bay window seat

Published on June 23rd, 2009 | by Jules Yap

Cindy always wanted a window seat/bay window thing in her living room. Here’s how she fulfilled her wish with a few Traby bookcases. She says, “I adapted some Traby bookcases to form a window seat that... Read More


Accessories

Ikea strainer Wi-Fi antenna

Published on June 22nd, 2009 | by Jules Yap

Worth catches more than you think possible with an Ikea strainer. He says, “It’s certainly nothing new as it’s been done before, but I’m still kinda proud of it. It involves the Idealisk strainer. I bought... Read More


hackeas

Hackea: A $2.99 laptop stand and more

Published on June 19th, 2009 | by Jules Yap

A laptop stand for $2.99 A cheap Vink CD rack can be used to prop up your laptop too. The connecting portions are snipped off and filed down. Erik M says “the laptop doesn’t touch the... Read More


Miscellaneous

Ikea home for chicks

Published on June 18th, 2009 | by Jules Yap

It constantly amazes me how Ikea hackers find new ways to use good old Ikea goodies. Aaron Bell and wife Corinne design a cozy Ikea home for a few cute chicks.He says, “My wife and ... Read More


seating

Hand embroidered Svenning chair

Published on June 17th, 2009 | by Jules Yap

Helga gets crafty with her Svenning chair. The fabric is simply gorgeous. She says, “I embroidered some fabric I got from the offcuts bin in John Lewis (a big chain of department stores in the UK,... Read More


Lighting

Stockholm shadows on the wall

Published on June 16th, 2009 | by Jules Yap

Kalle casts pretty shadows on the wall with this Stockholm bowl. Kalle says, “It’s a wall lamp with a decorative light cast on the wall itself. The lighting effect is visible at daytime but quite spectacular... Read More


seating

An armchair to go

Published on June 15th, 2009 | by Jules Yap

All the furniture in Andrew’s house are on wheels. Hmm … certainly makes cleaning easier. For us, he gives the Tullsta Armchair mobility. He say, “Basically, I remove the stick legs from the Tullsta and replace... Read More


Accessories

Hang with these hackeas

Published on June 12th, 2009 | by Jules Yap

Hook up dresses Andi gets some Bygel rails and hooks. “I used them in my daughters room to hang up dress-up clothes so they are in easy reach for them but organized for me!” Clamping them... Read More


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