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Rattan doors for the EXPEDIT / KALLAX cubbies

This is an old hack of mine. I had an EXPEDIT TV shelving unit and wanted some BRANÄS drawers for it. However, for some of the cubbies a door was better suited, so I had to do a small hack. I hacked the rattan doors for the EXPEDIT but it will work for the KALLAX too. […]

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Light up with a cute table lamp made from serving bowls

I created this table lamp and its name is BLANDA BLANDA. It’s shaped like a turtle. I used the BLANDA BLANK steel serving bowls. The biggest bowl I used as the lamp base, the smaller bowl as lamp holder. I made a hole in steel bowls using a drill with a steel cutter. Then I […]

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Video Games Table for less than 100 euros

I love to play ’80’s arcade games, so I wanted a video games table — something cool and compact for my living room to play in my spare time using my TV. So I got the idea to create something to be used both as a table and video game console too. I spent less […]

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Hackers Help: Adhesive for TROFAST LEGO hack

I recently saw an awesome LEGO hack where someone made a LEGO table from the LACK table by attaching the TROFAST rails and bins underneath the table. I was super excited because our TROFAST storage combination unit came with extra rails. The hack mentioned to use Loctite Stik ‘n Seal as the adhesive to attach […]

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First look at the 2019 IKEA catalogue and it does not dissapoint

There’s always one thing to look forward to in August – the new IKEA catalogue. This year also marks IKEA’s 75th anniversary year – so there is an even bigger buzz about the 2019 IKEA catalogue than normal. First, there’s no “theme” on the cover, like previous years. Rather, IKEA designed 7 homes, each with its […]

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Show off your shoes in this gorgeous gold rack

As part of my ongoing hunt for more storage I was looking for a creative way to store my shoes on display but without forking out tonnes of money for it. I knew I wanted some kind of bookcase or shelving unit but looking online at pieces to upcycle just wasn’t working well for me. […]

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How to disguise your Bike Trailer as a end table

I created this hack for two reasons. It saves space by not having to store my bike trailer and I really thought it would look interesting to use the trailer as an end table. To use the bike trailer all I do is lift off the top and connect to my bike. IKEA Items used: […]

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