Play kitchen from Benno TV unit

Published on February 5th, 2010 | by Jules Yap

Nadine made a play kitchen for her daughter, Katharina, over Christmas. Here it is. “We wanted to make a kitchen for our daughter. The basic is a Benno TV. We used many things from Ikea &#... Read More


Bathroom shelves into a pot rack

Published on February 4th, 2010 | by Jules Yap

A massive pot rack from Dave. “I built a pot rack from Ikea bathroom shelves. Took 2 shelves, assembled them, flip them upside down, build a oak box around them, fasten them to oak frame with... Read More


Molger Cabinet and Bygel rail for the bathroom

Published on February 3rd, 2010 | by Jules Yap

Here is another two from Jari B. This time it’s his bathroom. Molger Cabinet: Two pieces for the price of one. “I purchased this now discontinued Molger cabinet, for the sole purpose of removing the sliding... Read More


Borris mat modular carpet squares

Published on February 2nd, 2010 | by Jules Yap

Jari B needed carpets and found a cheap solution using Borris door mats. “I needed some kind of floor covering for the kitchen area in my tiny apartment, and having recently moved, I’m on really tight... Read More

Work Station


Lab bench from kitchen cabinets

Published on February 1st, 2010 | by Jules Yap

Ikea has been trying to beef up use of their products in offices for some time now. So, am glad to see it happening. Chris and his team hacked a freestanding lab bench that looks custom... Read More


Fret not, use an Ikea pencil

Published on February 1st, 2010 | by Jules Yap

FloMac, Caroline and Maria tip me on this hack seen on There, I Fixed It. FloMac says, “I’ve just seen this hack, it’s like a Lapicientos hack!” More hacks on Read More


The Lack rack hack

Published on January 30th, 2010 | by Jules Yap

This LackRack hack is from the eth0 community in the Netherlands. They have an interesting hack to house a modular datacentre, sneakily under a Lack side table. Now, if only there’s a solution for all those... Read More


Lapicientos, pencil holder

Published on January 28th, 2010 | by Jules Yap

I love this one. It’s the first hack I’ve seen on the Ikea pencil. A pencil holder from pencils! “We are 2creativo, a graphic and industrial design studio from Barcelona, Spain. We have an old hack... Read More

Pet Furniture

Rats chill at the Kullen

Published on January 27th, 2010 | by Jules Yap

Hot on the heels of our winning Hamster Haven is a Rat Palace! Check out this Rat enclosure from Yvonne. “I bought my Ikea Kullen closet and turned it into a rat cage. Most standard cages... Read More

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