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by Marshall Mayer last modified Aug 17, 2012 09:05 AM
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A must-have jewelry organizer

by jules (noreply@blogger.com) from ikea hacker  (finish blog) — Jan 04, 2012 03:18 AM
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Monique debuts with a jewelry organizer. Just a simple tweak and the Atran bathroom cabinet becomes a jewelry storage cabinet. I'm loving it.She says, "My Ikea hack, the first one so far, is of an Atran bathroom cabinet. I needed something to store away [...]

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Hack a floating laptop table

by jules (noreply@blogger.com) from ikea hacker  (finish blog) — Jan 04, 2012 03:18 AM
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Kim has two hacks to share with us, which are great ideas for a compact office.She says, "First is our very effective wall-mounted desk/workstation composed of an Effektiv low wall unit add-on and a Summera pull-out keyboard shelf.The add-on unit was [...]

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Your version?

by Jules (noreply@blogger.com) from ikea hacker  (finish blog) — Jan 04, 2012 03:21 AM
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I had lots of fun revisiting some of the old hacks in this earlier post. So here is more. Scroll down the original post to view the new versions. Bill's Ordning ceiling lamp Philip's vinyl stopper Scott's Lack TV unit with sliding doors Blund bear [...]

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Customised bulletin board

by jules (noreply@blogger.com) from ikea hacker  (finish blog) — Jan 04, 2012 03:21 AM
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Nerea wanted a bulletin board but didn't like the regular ones because they were an eyesore. So Nerea decided to create a customized bulletin board with Ikea materials. "I bought a 70x100 cm Fanaholm frame and some Hedvig fabric. Then I bought a cork [...]

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Skylar to Cappiccinini

by jules (noreply@blogger.com) from ikea hacker  (finish blog) — Jan 04, 2012 03:19 AM
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An accident and an old shell lamp turns out to be a Cappiccinini, a term Pinky coins for her new lamp. The frame of the Skylar lamp (can't find the link), after a gust of wind tears the paper lamp shade, is given a second chance at life with a shell [...]

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Ikea hacked studio space

by jules (noreply@blogger.com) from ikea hacker  (finish blog) — Jan 04, 2012 03:19 AM
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Katie recently hacked a work space and shares it with us. She says, "We used Faktum base units for the desks, a yellow kitchen work-top (sorry can't remember the name, it was a bargain corner find!) and the Vika Amon desk top with Vika Curry legs (this [...]

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Making an Effektiv TV stand

by jules (noreply@blogger.com) from ikea hacker  (finish blog) — Jan 04, 2012 03:19 AM
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Sarah needed a TV unit in her bedroom and found the Effektiv wall cabs perfect for it. She says, "My husband and I bought a Malm bedroom set, and needed something that would work as a TV stand since the bed is so low. We had really limited space (due to [...]

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Plenty from Lack

by jules (noreply@blogger.com) from ikea hacker  (finish blog) — Jan 04, 2012 03:19 AM
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Suphi and Ebrar are from Istanbul and they love hacking Ikea stuff. Pretty ingeniously too. Buy two items get three. Not bad at all. They say, "We had one Lack coffee table and another Lack TV Bench. We bought them before moving in and later realized [...]

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Framing

by Rebecca Slater (jeremyandrebeccaslater@yahoo.com) from The Slater House  (build blog) — Jan 04, 2012 02:37 AM
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We were fortunate to have Jeremy's dad come up to help us with the framing. His help was so valuable and he and Jeremy were able to knock out the framing of the addition within a few weeks.   There was some difficulty in tying the addition into the old [...]

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Out with the old, in with the new

by Rebecca Slater (jeremyandrebeccaslater@yahoo.com) from The Slater House  (build blog) — Jan 04, 2012 02:36 AM
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Initially when we bought the house last year, we knew that we were buying the ugliest house in the neighborhood. Which is fine, if you plan to basically take it down to the walls. Point being, it was such a relief to see that the new roof on the existing [...]

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