Pull a One-Nighter with this Hodge Podged IKEA SMYCKE Hack
Taking IKEA items and covering their surfaces to boost their design quality. It's what we do. And it's what Kimono Reincarnate does, too.
In her latest post, Melanie Gray Augustin pulls a one-nighter and hodge podges her way to a one-of-a-kind clock.
The first ever patchwork that I did was helping my mum out with a hexagon quilt, back in the days when she was starting to learn too. Ever since then, I have...
It's Summer. Take a Trip to #DIY Island with SketchyStyles.
When dealing with a small kitchen, creativity is key to transform a cramped space into a high-functioning one. An island is one solution for maximizing storage and counterspace. In many scenarios, creating an island that fits perfectly is the only way to make the most of the small area you're working with.
SketchyStyles took this exact course of action to great avail using IKEA's Expedits and Numerar countertops. From her post:
IKEA Pops Up New Paper Shops
IKEA is experimenting with creating an in-store paper shop and has launched a few select locations in Europe to test the idea.
If successful, the idea could come to America in the upcoming year. Perhaps the popularity of #DIY projects has spurred IKEA to supply a new wave of customers with more crafting opportunities in house. Blogstress Decor8 previewed some of the products and discussed how quickly the trend seems to be sweeping...
"Citybook" Offers Rare Upper Crust Customization Opportunity
Designed by Antonella Di Luca, this customizable unit allows creation of a design that perfectly fits yours needs and space. Presented at Milan Design Week, the product is called Citybook and is made up of individual pentagons of sheet metal.
According to Design Milk:
High-Class for Low-Cost: PANYL for IKEA SVEIO is Here!
A few months ago, we blogged a sneak peek at what might happen if IKEA's SVEIO dresser were to bump fists with PANYL. Now, we're proud to announce that you can find out for yourself.
The lovely blog Better After caught wind of the new product and waxed ecstatic about the possibilities it offers:...
Country-Modern Baby Alert! A Gray and White Striped LÄTT Hack
Colleen Sullivan was looking to make a cute table for her son Owen when she spotted this gem on Strawberry Swing. Changing the color scheme and going full LÄTT were Sullivan's way of personalizing the project. The final result is this wonderful and affordable IKEA Hack.
Naturally, we would have loved for Colleen to have discovered PANYL to accomplish something similar using our LÄTT line, but we absolutely adore this look. Country-Modern baby...
GoPro Camera + IKEA Egg Timer = Time Lapse Video Mount
IKEA hacking doesn't always have to involve furniture, ya know? This awesome, panning time-lapse camera powered by an IKEA egg timer (!!!) via Hack A Day is a wake up call for the strictly furniture-focused hackers out there.
Photographer Sebastian Schuster needed a panning rig for his GoPro camera. Surprisingly, he picked up a trusty egg timer and added technology du jour -- the 3D printer -- to create the camera’s mount.
The result is...
Reclaimed Wood and Metal Etagère Offers Sleek Cost Savings
Usually, an IKEA hack starts with looking at what you already have, thinking about what you really want, and taking a leap. Such is the case with this Reclaimed Leberg Etagère which made its way to IKEA Hackers from the blog HOME:made Aesthetic. Finding some beautiful, reclaimed wood and adding to that a pair of IKEA Leberg shelving units, creator Rachel was able to replicate a potentially costly wood and metal shelving unit....