Ordning cutlery stand lamp

Published on July 22nd, 2009 | by Jules Yap

Andrew pairs an old lamp base with the Ordning cutlery stand for a one of a kind lamp. Not bad for salvaged stuff. Andrew says, “This lamp was put together with a found 1950′s – 60′s... Read More



Grono gets some legs

Published on July 20th, 2009 | by Jules Yap

Randall, a furniture designer, does his thing on the Grono lamps. He says, ” So many times I tell people – I look at Ikea as a “hardware store” as much as I do a Furniture... Read More



Oh la la … it’s a beauty

Published on July 20th, 2009 | by Jules Yap

Randall, a furniture designer based in Chicago, finally gets round to finishing girlfriend Seena’s renovations. This post will feature Seena’s bathroom countertop. Later today will be Randall’s other hack, a set of Grono lamps. He says,... Read More

Work Station


This is no wallflower

Published on July 17th, 2009 | by Jules Yap

Chuck Herren goes for the floating desk. I really love stuff off the floor though there is a fear (an unfounded one though) that it may come crashing down in the dead of the night. Nonetheless,... Read More

Work Station


Conglomerate media desk

Published on July 17th, 2009 | by Jules Yap

T. Hutchinson marries a countertop with a table top for a work and media space. He says, “I wanted a sleek desk for a while, but wanted room for my turntables nearby and some storage. Not... Read More

Work Station


Rast bedside table turned printer rack

Published on July 16th, 2009 | by Jules Yap

Yew-Jin make a nifty cut that turns the Rast bedside table into a compact printer rack. He says, “In search for a printer rack i found the Rast bedside table is somewhat suitable but it is... Read More

Work Station

Hacked desk from Mikael drawer units

Published on July 16th, 2009 | by Jules Yap

I will be posting some work station and home office hacks today and tomorrow. This first one is a home office redo from Matt Gusler. It’s a big improvement, with almost double the space and a... Read More


One for fat candles

Published on July 15th, 2009 | by Jules Yap

Clive makes a few modifications to the Skimmer candlestick to allow it to hold large stubby candles. He says, “I’ve just hacked an Ikea Skimmer candlestick, to complement an existing candle stick I’d made from scratch... Read More


A felt cover for Grono

Published on July 15th, 2009 | by Jules Yap

Some times we buy stuff only to regret it. It happened to Sara recently but thanks to the ‘extra felt’ lying around, she could dress up her Grono lamps tastefully. She says, “I recently bought 2 Grono... Read More

Media Storage

Stockholm TV unit with glass doors

Published on July 14th, 2009 | by Jules Yap

I do agree with Peter. That the Stockholm TV stand looks great but is a little impractical. Well, unless you think of it as a couch potato buster. No just pointing your remote. You gotta get... Read More

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