light up with a homemade sun jar

Published on November 30th, 2006 | by Jules IKEAHacker

erika tipped me on this fabulous hack. i’m liking it a lot – this homemade solar-powered cookie jar by cre8tor, as featured in instructables. it’s so whimsical and reminds me of my firefly catching days. making... Read More


table (Small)

salvaging an ikea lack coffee table

Published on November 29th, 2006 | by Jules IKEAHacker

well, we know that ikea furniture is not made to last forever but before you trash it, get a little crafty and you may just give it a new lease of life. chris salvaged his ikea... Read More


another way to view pics in craigslist

Published on November 28th, 2006 | by Jules IKEAHacker

this probably belongs to a craigslist hack site but i found this amazingly useful. if you’ve ever used craigslist, you would have wished that you didn’t have to click each entry to view the pictures. now,... Read More


international clock

an international analog clock

Published on November 27th, 2006 | by Jules IKEAHacker

sylvia tipped me on a new ikea hack group on instructables and her favourite entry, which is also mine – this super cool international clock by fungus amungus. sadly, nothing much of the ikea rusch clock... Read More


bas boxes

picture them in light

Published on November 25th, 2006 | by Jules IKEAHacker

this one’s from steve and i must say that i do like them quite a bit. perhaps they are a reminder of my sis’ art school days and me helping her pick out slides or cut... Read More


shaker lamp

riddim’s cocktail shaker light

Published on November 24th, 2006 | by Jules IKEAHacker

another lamp from the prolific hacker riddim. an ikea coctail shaker + 25W bulb makes one moody lantern. riddim’s other lamp hacks: > it’s grate lightning > a basketful of light More hacks on Read More


need help taking ikea furniture apart

Published on November 22nd, 2006 | by Jules IKEAHacker

“we finished furnishing our one-bed apartment with exclusively ikea furniture and just when i thought everything was perfect, we found out that we have to move out of state! i want to take everything with me,... Read More

Living Room

o'keeffe table2

wrap your side table in lovely o’keeffe

Published on November 21st, 2006 | by Jules IKEAHacker

a pimped lack table by emily, which she also posted on craftster. she says it’s not decoupage but can you tell the difference? it looks just as good to me. “i made this table years ago... Read More


alison’s starry decoupage dining table

Published on November 20th, 2006 | by Jules IKEAHacker

alison’s starry hand-me-down ikea table (which we both can no longer find on the ikea site, nor remember its name) caught my eye because i thought it was such an interesting hack. she used decoupage, a... Read More

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