Faktum cabinet cubby hole

Published on November 4th, 2010 | by Jules Yap

Materials: Faktum, CapitaDescription: When I decided to construct a hallway cabinet out of Faktum wall cabinets, I wanted to have an open space under the top where I could put keys, gloves, today’s mail, etc. So... Read More


Ivar cabinets mounted on wooden supports

Published on November 3rd, 2010 | by Jules Yap

Materials: IvarDescription: I had a lot of Ivar cabinets assembled in the standard fashion, until one day one of the metal tabs that supports the cabinets gave way. That’s when I decided to mount the cabinets... Read More


Kitchen cabinet for the bathroom

Published on November 3rd, 2010 | by Jules Yap

Materials: Lillangen sink, Faktum wall cabinet Description: I liked the small Lillangen sink for my small bathroom, but disliked the Lillangen cabinets; I feel they are of mediocre quality, ugly and too high for comfort. So... Read More

Living Room

Golden Gate Coffee Table

Published on November 2nd, 2010 | by Jules Yap

Materials: Lack coffee table Description: Decided to hack my Lack coffee table after seeing a cool jukebox table in an art gallery that was _way_ out of my price range. I used: Lack coffee table, contact... Read More


Effektiv Hallway Bench

Published on November 2nd, 2010 | by Jules Yap

Materials: Effektiv low add-on unit and shelf; Effektiv plinth; electric drill; Ritva cushions Description: This was an unplanned, rather simple hack, so I didn’t think to take pictures until after I put it together. I made... Read More



Published on November 2nd, 2010 | by Jules Yap

Materials: Ivar chair, stretched to 48″ with laminated pine board Description: The idea behind the “multivar” was to create a multi purpose piece using the simple and inexpensive Ivar dining chair side frames. I have seen... Read More


Jumbo Jerker upgrade

Published on November 1st, 2010 | by Jules Yap

Materials: Jerker desk Description: My intense hate of exposed cords and wires drove me to find a tidier workspace solution. I started with the basic “Jerker” workstation and took the desk surface panel and cut it... Read More


Word Clock

Published on November 1st, 2010 | by Jules Yap

Materials: Ribba-Frame, ATmega328-MCU Description: This hack modifies a Ribba-Frame into a word-clock that displays the time in words. 1. Drill holes in the back-plate of the Ribba-Frame for the LEDs. 2. Solder the LEDs to a... Read More


Chest of Dreams

Published on October 30th, 2010 | by Jules Yap

Materials: Fira Boxes, legs, etc. Description: For two different classrooms, I did an auction item called a Chest of Dreams. I interviewed each of the kids to find out what they were interested in when they... Read More


How to fit a Samtid floor lamp in a corner

Published on October 29th, 2010 | by Jules Yap

Materials: Samtid floor lamp Description: Not much to describe actually, since there’s not much of a hack, but still – you can see everything on the photos – in order to put the lamp in the... Read More

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