Bedroom

Billy bookcases as room dividers

Published on March 20th, 2009 | by Jules Yap

This is Lily’s very first Ikea hack and it’s a nice one. Clever use of Billy bookcases to section out a ‘sleeping area’ and create storage. Definitely a snuggle-worthy corner. She says, “I’m renting this large... Read More


seating

Head cushions for the sofa

Published on March 19th, 2009 | by Jules Yap

An old cushion headrest and makes two under the hands of Gianluca and Rossella. They share, “We were trying to fix an old bamboo sofa, so, after new covers for the sofa cushions, we were thinking... Read More


shelves

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Broder-Lack Freestanding Shelving

Published on March 18th, 2009 | by Jules Yap

Here’s another one from Florence, who also gave us the multi-tiered charging station. She says, “We needed a shelving solution and love the look of the Lack shelves but we couldn’t attach the shelves to the... Read More


Miscellaneous

MALM+Charging+Station

Multi-tiered charging station

Published on March 17th, 2009 | by Jules Yap

Florence does have a mother load of gadgets. And this has to be the charging station to rule over them all. She says, “This may seem like overkill but once we took an inventory of all... Read More


Lighting

Creating a DVD wall with lighting

Published on March 13th, 2009 | by Jules Yap

I love what Eric did with the Anno Stra panel curtains. Indeed a bright spark! Lights between the DVD towers, who would have thought of that? Eric shares: A CD or DVD wall with lights made... Read More


Uncategorized

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Another Billy pantry

Published on March 12th, 2009 | by Jules Yap

Béatrice helps her friend Michelle kitty proof her kitchen. Well, adopting a stray cat does have its consequences. She writes, “Recently, my dear friend Michelle adopted a stray kitten, named Kurutchan (the little black one in... Read More


Pet Furniture

cat+litter

Flaren stealth cat litter box

Published on March 11th, 2009 | by Jules Yap

More cat litter problem solvers. This one is from Jon and I do like how discreet it is. “Our new apartment didn’t have a good cubby to hide away the cat box like our old apartment,&#... Read More


Kitchen

Need kitchen space? Get a cart

Published on March 10th, 2009 | by Jules Yap

A movable cart is a great mini kitchen island. Extra counter space, storage and serving space. What’s not to like? Terry does a great job making the Bekvam fit his kitchen’s look and feel. She says,... Read More


seating

Bowling alley chair hack

Published on March 9th, 2009 | by Jules Yap

Chris scores some seats from a bowling alley and pairs them nicely with Ikea swivel legs. He explains, “Through my relentless searching of craigslist, I found these free seats from a bowling alley. Initially I was... Read More


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