Instructables: exploring - workshop - furniture - ikea http://www.instructables.com Wed, 28 Sep 2016 12:06:47 PDT BLOX v1.01 DIY Dresser Makeover With Glitter http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Dresser-Makeover-With-Glitter/
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Tue, 9 Aug 2016 22:24:05 PDT
Floating Bed With LED Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Floating-Bed-With-LED-Lights/
Floating Bed With LED Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7B/M6TI/IR9EBUDW/F7BM6TIIR9EBUDW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7B/M6TI/IR9EBUDW/F7BM6TIIR9EBUDW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7B/M6TI/IR9EBUDW/F7BM6TIIR9EBUDW.SMALL.jpg deytech Project: make a lighted platform bed that appears to float, has storage in the bed base and can be assembled and disassembled without tools. Constructing the Base Purchase Kallax Shelf Units from Ikea (2ea). Assemble them, ensuring that the pre-drilled holes for securing the units to a wall are i...
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Sat, 30 Jul 2016 19:12:51 PDT
IKEA Expedit / Kallax Bar http://www.instructables.com/id/IKEA-Expedit-Kallax-Bar/
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Tue, 19 Jul 2016 20:27:43 PDT
Embedded light table into IKEA RANSBY table http://www.instructables.com/id/Embedded-Light-Table-Into-IKEA-RANSBY-Table/
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Sun, 3 Jul 2016 06:26:21 PDT
A Versatile Table http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Versatile-Table/
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Sun, 5 Jun 2016 13:00:40 PDT
Bookshelf Hacking http://www.instructables.com/id/Bookshelf-Hacking/
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Fri, 29 Apr 2016 18:07:53 PDT
Magnetic Joinery Flat-pack Stool http://www.instructables.com/id/Magnetic-Joinery-Flat-pack-Stool/
Magnetic Joinery Flat-pack Stool - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2H/WE3V/IMDZFASH/F2HWE3VIMDZFASH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2H/WE3V/IMDZFASH/F2HWE3VIMDZFASH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2H/WE3V/IMDZFASH/F2HWE3VIMDZFASH.SMALL.jpg dalegribble Here is my take on the collapsible step stool. Firstly, I am new to the flat pack design. So new that I only started checking it out when the contest came out. I started looking into it and thought “how did I miss this”? I don’t live near an IKEA and like to buy my furniture on CL or make it. T...
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Fri, 1 Apr 2016 09:55:16 PDT
Guitar Amp and Accessories Storage (Ikea Hack) http://www.instructables.com/id/Guitar-Amp-and-Accessories-Storage-Ikea-Hack/
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Wed, 9 Mar 2016 14:37:43 PST
Modifying IKEA Andy Drawers http://www.instructables.com/id/Modifying-IKEA-Andy-Drawers/
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Thu, 21 Jan 2016 10:26:24 PST
Hackea Cross Dresser http://www.instructables.com/id/Hackea-Cross-Dresser/
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Tue, 12 Jan 2016 13:43:40 PST
IKEA Expedit Filing Cabinet Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/IKEA-Expedit-Filing-Cabinet-Hack/
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Tue, 5 Jan 2016 06:49:30 PST
Cheap, Easy and Portable Bed Platform http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Easy-and-Portable-Bed-Platform/
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Fri, 25 Dec 2015 19:27:06 PST
IKEA Bed Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/IKEA-Bed-Hack/
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Wed, 23 Dec 2015 14:31:05 PST
Cat Furniture IKEA Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Cat-Furniture-IKEA-Hack/
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Sun, 29 Nov 2015 05:59:40 PST
Quickest desk shelf using Ingo IKEA table http://www.instructables.com/id/Quickest-desk-shelf-using-Ingo-IKEA-table/
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Mon, 5 Oct 2015 07:48:33 PDT
19 inch communication rack, IKEA Lack http://www.instructables.com/id/19-inch-communication-rack-IKEA-Lack/
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Sun, 27 Sep 2015 07:10:50 PDT
Record & Stereo Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Record-Stereo-Rack/
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Sat, 19 Sep 2015 12:31:38 PDT
Flat Pack End Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Flat-Pack-End-Table/
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Sun, 13 Sep 2015 15:58:02 PDT
Ikea Hack Bar Cart - Vittsjo http://www.instructables.com/id/Ikea-Hack-Bar-Cart-Vittsjo/
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Fri, 11 Sep 2015 16:07:03 PDT
Ikea's Bekvam Step Stool Flat Pack Assembly http://www.instructables.com/id/Ikeas-Bekvam-Step-Stool-Flat-Pack-Assembly/
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Mon, 7 Sep 2015 09:17:26 PDT
Sliced Deadpool LACK Table 2.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/Sliced-Deadpool-LACK-Table-20/
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Mon, 24 Aug 2015 22:22:47 PDT
Hidden table led lights for balcony http://www.instructables.com/id/Hidden-table-led-lights-for-balcony/
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Fri, 12 Jun 2015 16:47:14 PDT
IKEA MOLGER FLAT PACK HACK http://www.instructables.com/id/IKEA-MOLGER-FLAT-PACK-HACK/
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Wed, 10 Jun 2015 05:36:45 PDT
Small HiFi rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Small-HiFi-rack/
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Tue, 2 Jun 2015 16:47:29 PDT
DIY Magazine Rack Transformation to a Kvissle Bookend Audio Boom Box http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Magazine-Rack-Transformation-to-a-Kvissle-Book/
DIY Magazine Rack Transformation to a Kvissle Bookend Audio Boom Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FH8/FQHX/I8UV2YMK/FH8FQHXI8UV2YMK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH8/FQHX/I8UV2YMK/FH8FQHXI8UV2YMK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH8/FQHX/I8UV2YMK/FH8FQHXI8UV2YMK.SMALL.jpg BartholomewH KVISSLE BOOKENDS ARE AWESOME!I am and IKEA assembly service professional and a passionate fan of DIY and all ready-to-assemble tricks and tips as long as their fantastic. Furniture assembly and IKEA next day delivery of flat packs orders have had me in unexpected situations where I had to develop a ...
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Fri, 24 Apr 2015 03:19:03 PDT
(Foldable) wall mounted standing desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Foldable-wall-mounted-standing-desk/
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Mon, 6 Apr 2015 10:35:55 PDT
Add IKEA Bekant Sit/Stand legs to a Bekant Corner Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Add-IKEA-Bekant-SitStand-legs-to-a-Bekant-Corner-D/
Add IKEA Bekant Sit/Stand legs to a Bekant Corner Desk - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3K/UA2Y/I8765BN4/F3KUA2YI8765BN4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3K/UA2Y/I8765BN4/F3KUA2YI8765BN4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3K/UA2Y/I8765BN4/F3KUA2YI8765BN4.SMALL.jpg isolate.it I've had my Galant corner desk for years and absolutely love it. But I've really wanted to upgrade to a sit/stand desk. Trouble is that I have a massive computer setup with a PC tower and four monitors (2 - 27" HP HD Monitors and 2 - 19" LCD monitors). When IKEA recently announced that it was launch...
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Sun, 5 Apr 2015 13:32:26 PDT
How to Build a Bed. A Mydal Bed Upgrade http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Bed-A-Mydal-Bed-Upgrade/
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Thu, 2 Apr 2015 03:43:18 PDT
Butcher block countertop table (IKEA hack) http://www.instructables.com/id/Butcher-block-countertop-table-IKEA-hack/
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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 21:56:23 PDT
IKEA Hackers: MARIUS street sign side table http://www.instructables.com/id/IKEA-Hackers-MARIUS-street-sign-side-table/
IKEA Hackers: MARIUS street sign side table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDF/GM30/HEXUHOO4/FDFGM30HEXUHOO4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDF/GM30/HEXUHOO4/FDFGM30HEXUHOO4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDF/GM30/HEXUHOO4/FDFGM30HEXUHOO4.SMALL.jpg uersel This hack is very straight forward: Drill four countersunk holes into the street sign (use the original seat as template) Assemble the legs and bend them a bit outwards (makes it a bit more stable) Mount the sign onto the legs, using the four round plastic parts as spacers. Done! Tools needed: Pow...
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Sat, 7 Mar 2015 14:38:27 PST
Add on PC stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Add-on-PC-stand/
Add on PC stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6O/AM1E/I63F295F/F6OAM1EI63F295F.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6O/AM1E/I63F295F/F6OAM1EI63F295F.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6O/AM1E/I63F295F/F6OAM1EI63F295F.SMALL.jpg joerice01 I recently purchased an IKEA Alex desk and wanted to add a stand for my PC so it wasn't sitting on the floor. Tools & materials Tools: Angle grinder with cutting discs Drill Saw horse Hacksaw Ruler (30cm & 1m) Set square Marking pens Metal files F clamps 2mm hole p...
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Sat, 14 Feb 2015 23:30:50 PST
IKEA Table with under-shelf storage http://www.instructables.com/id/IKEA-Table-with-under-shelf-storage/
IKEA Table with under-shelf storage - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/ELQ8/I5THV2X8/FRAELQ8I5THV2X8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/ELQ8/I5THV2X8/FRAELQ8I5THV2X8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/ELQ8/I5THV2X8/FRAELQ8I5THV2X8.SMALL.jpg dtska WhatThis is an IKEA table hack that replaces two legs with a shelf on one end of the table. Several customization options are possible: number of shelves, height and depth of shelves, how many shelf levels, size of table top, configuration (L configuration shown in picture) is up to you. Also, it ca...
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Fri, 6 Feb 2015 18:05:50 PST
Standing Desk for 50 Bucks http://www.instructables.com/id/Standing-Desk-for-50-Bucks/
Standing Desk for 50 Bucks - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGV/FR04/I5DS5HZ1/FGVFR04I5DS5HZ1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGV/FR04/I5DS5HZ1/FGVFR04I5DS5HZ1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGV/FR04/I5DS5HZ1/FGVFR04I5DS5HZ1.SMALL.jpg 0xfaf0 Inspired by Colin Nederkoorn's ``A standing desk for $22'', I decided to build my own standing desk. Whereas Colin's plan builds a small standing desk that is to be placed on top of an existing desk, I wanted to build a complete standing desk.Like Colin, I also use LACK side tables and the EKBY VIKT...
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Mon, 26 Jan 2015 19:17:39 PST
Bathroom cabinet with Ikea bowl http://www.instructables.com/id/Bathroom-cabinet-with-Ikea-bowl/
Bathroom cabinet with Ikea bowl - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/FDBG/I2TG22ED/FEVFDBGI2TG22ED.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/FDBG/I2TG22ED/FEVFDBGI2TG22ED.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/FDBG/I2TG22ED/FEVFDBGI2TG22ED.SMALL.jpg kenyer So I was remodeling my very small bathroom. Searching for a nice cabinet I noticed that I didn't like the materials used in the cabinets for sale. Besides that, all cabinets where much to big (in size and price) for my small bathroom.A new project was born!I'm very happy with the result and I made s...
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Sun, 23 Nov 2014 10:07:08 PST
It's a TV Bench-Bench-Bench(TM)! [IKEA Hacked] http://www.instructables.com/id/Its-a-TV-Bench-Bench-BenchTM-IKEA-Hacked/
It's a TV Bench-Bench-Bench(TM)! [IKEA Hacked] - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDT/Z8K5/I0FFEM9S/FDTZ8K5I0FFEM9S.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDT/Z8K5/I0FFEM9S/FDTZ8K5I0FFEM9S.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDT/Z8K5/I0FFEM9S/FDTZ8K5I0FFEM9S.SMALL.jpg ucn Here's a modular TV console-bench, which I made out of IKEA components, inspired by the trendy wooden-top tables with steel frames that are in all the expensive design shops these days.As our TV wall is really long, I designed this as 3 separate benches that can be moved around as needed. The middle...
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Tue, 23 Sep 2014 23:53:15 PDT
Suitcase table- GREAT SPACE SAVER http://www.instructables.com/id/Suitcase-table/
Suitcase table- GREAT SPACE SAVER - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8P/H0T7/HZQTEDE3/F8PH0T7HZQTEDE3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8P/H0T7/HZQTEDE3/F8PH0T7HZQTEDE3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8P/H0T7/HZQTEDE3/F8PH0T7HZQTEDE3.SMALL.jpg loopyloos How to use that lovely suitcase as something else. Perfect for a desk with somewhere to store things. Find your suitcase. I found this lovely piece in a market but you can find them all over the place.Try and find one that is a size you like and with a flat top and bottom. If it is warped it migh...
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Sat, 6 Sep 2014 16:24:30 PDT
Bunk bed hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Bunk-bed-hack/
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Tue, 2 Sep 2014 07:33:12 PDT
Dual Lack laptop desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Dual-Lack-laptop-desk/
Dual Lack laptop desk - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOT/3CKB/HZJOGYKL/FOT3CKBHZJOGYKL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOT/3CKB/HZJOGYKL/FOT3CKBHZJOGYKL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOT/3CKB/HZJOGYKL/FOT3CKBHZJOGYKL.SMALL.jpg arpruss I wanted a short laptop desk that we could keep in the living room and that would allow reasonably comfortable use of the laptop while sitting on the sofa. Previously, the kids had been using the laptop while sitting on the cushion of an Ikea Poang ottoman on the floor and with the laptop resting o...
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Mon, 1 Sep 2014 13:19:36 PDT
Ikea Malm Nightstand http://www.instructables.com/id/Ikea-Malm-Nightstand/
Ikea Malm Nightstand - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJD/2WBV/HYMT030Z/FJD2WBVHYMT030Z.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJD/2WBV/HYMT030Z/FJD2WBVHYMT030Z.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJD/2WBV/HYMT030Z/FJD2WBVHYMT030Z.SMALL.jpg sebastian22 Quick and easyWhen painting ikea veneer furniture such as the Malm series, prep is everything. 1. Sand with 100 grit (wear a mask)2. Apply 3 coats of primer with a small roller. 3. Apply 2 coats of paint with a roller. 4. Drill and install drawer pulls if required.
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Sat, 9 Aug 2014 10:40:17 PDT
IKEA Epedit Plywood Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/IKEA-Epedit-Plywood-Hack/
IKEA Epedit Plywood Hack - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5F/237P/HX1WACXS/F5F237PHX1WACXS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5F/237P/HX1WACXS/F5F237PHX1WACXS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5F/237P/HX1WACXS/F5F237PHX1WACXS.SMALL.jpg dyiguy We've got two IKEA Expedit units a couple of years ago. Nice and cheap stuff but not as good for storing books as we initially thought. So we cam up with a plywood boxes that will combine all of this:Look goodStore booksStore small less often used stuff on the back (like Christmas toys, backup light...
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Tue, 1 Jul 2014 03:01:53 PDT
IKEA HACK: bedside buddy http://www.instructables.com/id/IKEA-HACK-bedside-buddy/
IKEA HACK: bedside buddy - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/SA1B/HWJNWS52/FEWSA1BHWJNWS52.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/SA1B/HWJNWS52/FEWSA1BHWJNWS52.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/SA1B/HWJNWS52/FEWSA1BHWJNWS52.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus This smart bedside caddy has compartments to hold all your everyday carry (EDC) sundries. This simple IKEA hack was made from an IKEA flatware holder and has drawer pulls as feet. Put this caddy next to your bed to hold you phone and earplugs at night, or next to your couch to keep your remote contr...
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Tue, 17 Jun 2014 15:50:30 PDT
Hemnes Baby Changing Dresser - IKEA-Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Hemnes-Baby-Changing-Dresser-IKEA-Hack/
Hemnes Baby Changing Dresser - IKEA-Hack - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7X/U3KS/HW0FVFDQ/F7XU3KSHW0FVFDQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7X/U3KS/HW0FVFDQ/F7XU3KSHW0FVFDQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7X/U3KS/HW0FVFDQ/F7XU3KSHW0FVFDQ.SMALL.jpg mmaatkamp In the Netherlands, everything remotely baby-related is priced at least double.Therefore, I decided I could transform a regular set of IKEA-drawers into a baby changing table by adding a few planks on top.In the next step you can find an IKEA-style manual for putting it together. IKEA style manual...
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Wed, 4 Jun 2014 14:05:54 PDT
EstanterĂ­a sencilla http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Book-Shelf-1/
EstanterĂ­a sencilla - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIA/JOJ2/HVS17LJU/FIAJOJ2HVS17LJU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIA/JOJ2/HVS17LJU/FIAJOJ2HVS17LJU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIA/JOJ2/HVS17LJU/FIAJOJ2HVS17LJU.SMALL.jpg asifshiraz Esta es una estantería sencilla de estilo Ikea. Lo hice en TechShop (http://techshop.ws/). Aquí están las instrucciones. 1. Tome unas tablas planas, de 1' x 8', disponibles en Home Depot. 2. Tome una regla y márquelas según las medidas deseadas. Corté una a 1 'x 2,5', y dos a 1 'x 3,75'. 3. Córtela...
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Tue, 3 Jun 2014 12:10:37 PDT
Tetris Chest of Drawers http://www.instructables.com/id/Tetris-Chest-of-Drawers/
Tetris Chest of Drawers - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F56/KZKI/HVRYQTON/F56KZKIHVRYQTON.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F56/KZKI/HVRYQTON/F56KZKIHVRYQTON.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F56/KZKI/HVRYQTON/F56KZKIHVRYQTON.SMALL.jpg craftalavista I bought a set of drawers months ago from Ikea and spent ages deciding how to paint them. Every time I looked at them the shape reminded me of a game of tetris but I didn't think all the bright colours would go in my living room. Then it hit me - why do I need to stick to the traditional colours and...
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Thu, 29 May 2014 13:35:14 PDT
Re-cover your Ikea Klobo Sofa http://www.instructables.com/id/Re-cover-your-Ikea-Klobo-Sofa/
Re-cover your Ikea Klobo Sofa - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/3F1I/HQVL9UQY/FP13F1IHQVL9UQY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/3F1I/HQVL9UQY/FP13F1IHQVL9UQY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/3F1I/HQVL9UQY/FP13F1IHQVL9UQY.SMALL.jpg Mr Chutney We have had our little Ikea Klobo for several years and it's starting to look a bit tatty. We have been using a few throws to disguise it's general shabbiness but it's very frustrating constantly adjusting these. It's time for a change! It's possible to buy pre-made slip covers from eBay but they ar...
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Sat, 25 Jan 2014 15:54:58 PST
Converting an Ikea TV Cabinet in to a remote control Slide Out TV Cabinet http://www.instructables.com/id/Converting-an-Ikea-TV-Cabinet-in-to-a-remote-contr/
Converting an Ikea TV Cabinet in to a remote control Slide Out TV Cabinet - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVE/9T10/HQKYA3XV/FVE9T10HQKYA3XV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVE/9T10/HQKYA3XV/FVE9T10HQKYA3XV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVE/9T10/HQKYA3XV/FVE9T10HQKYA3XV.SMALL.jpg Firgelli Auto This is a standard TV Cabinet from Ikea. The TV is supposed to mount on the front but we wanted to make it slide out of the side. There was a gap of 2.5" inside the back wall of the Cabinet which is just enough to mount a TV and our Mini Track Linear Actuator with some guide rails to guide it smo...
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Sat, 18 Jan 2014 17:40:05 PST
Rope Bridge Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Rope-Bridge-Shelf/
Rope Bridge Shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FD1/4MBM/HPEG5W55/FD14MBMHPEG5W55.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD1/4MBM/HPEG5W55/FD14MBMHPEG5W55.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD1/4MBM/HPEG5W55/FD14MBMHPEG5W55.SMALL.jpg sbanas I have seen this shelf on instructables a couple of times and it has fascinated me so I decided to make one. It's made from an ordinary ikea shelf but instead of being a boring flat shelf, it is like a rope bridge. Supplies This shelf is made using ikea brackets and a 7" board I found at lowes. (...
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Thu, 19 Dec 2013 14:55:22 PST
Ikea-Inspired Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Ikea-Inspired-Desk/
Ikea-Inspired Desk - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNH/MB0L/HNRHWUOG/FNHMB0LHNRHWUOG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNH/MB0L/HNRHWUOG/FNHMB0LHNRHWUOG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNH/MB0L/HNRHWUOG/FNHMB0LHNRHWUOG.SMALL.jpg jmacfarlane There comes a time in a man's life where he wants a better desk. One with plenty of room to work, but that doesn't take up the entire room; one with storage, but that doesn't weigh a ton. This desk can be made for about $30 worth of wood, a piece of glass from Ikea (transparent gray Malm glass top,...
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Sat, 9 Nov 2013 21:51:50 PST
Ikea Coffee table Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Ikea-Coffee-table-Hack/
Ikea Coffee table Hack - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/M439/HN46NRC1/FNZM439HN46NRC1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/M439/HN46NRC1/FNZM439HN46NRC1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/M439/HN46NRC1/FNZM439HN46NRC1.SMALL.jpg tanlee Ikea Coffee table hack.  Material used Base cabinet cover panel and sultan LADE. All this item was pick up at the AS IT IS section, price is cheaper from buying a new table. This is good also for those like handy work. Material List: 1) PERFEKT ROCKHAMMAR Base cabinet cover panel. 2) SULTAN LADE...
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Wed, 23 Oct 2013 09:45:35 PDT
Glass Top Desk With Ambient/Bias Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/My-First-Instructable-Glass-Top-Desk-With-AmbientB/
Glass Top Desk With Ambient/Bias Lighting - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAK/G45E/HMVJOY3T/FAKG45EHMVJOY3T.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAK/G45E/HMVJOY3T/FAKG45EHMVJOY3T.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAK/G45E/HMVJOY3T/FAKG45EHMVJOY3T.SMALL.jpg komomochan This Instructable/Ikea Hack is going to teach you how I built a glass top desk with ambient lighting.   There is many ways you can do this project but I chose something cheap and simple to work with. So I chose to get my materials at Ikea. Really, you can get your materials in whatever shape/size y...
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Sat, 19 Oct 2013 12:42:04 PDT