While we’re sure there are a lot of very experienced, bright and imaginative adults out there designing toys, who knows what a kid wants better than a kid (see: Big)? That’s why IKEA is straying from the traditional, realistic stuffed animal and instead, offering plush toys straight out of the imaginations of a few lucky children. IKEA’s fundraising efforts …
To help create this year's lineup of Soft Toys for Education, global retailer Ikea turned to crayon-wielding kids around the world. The 10 winning entries have been recreated in loving detail by Ikea's toy designers, and the creations are now on sale as part of the chain's annual fundraiser. Show More Summary
How to save big on Halloween candy this year - Smart Living Ryan Reynolds meets his match with this Ikea crib - Home These are the best Halloween costumes for food lovers - Food Rihanna joins the Navy with her latest hairstyle - Beauty Taylor...Show More Summary
Julian Bleeker and his Near Future Laboratory have followed up on their amazing Skymall-of-the-future catalog with an imaginary near-future Ikea catalog that jam an insane amount of witty futuristic speculation into elegantly presented, arresting images. (more…)
Can you feel that? Maybe you can't put your finger on it. But that warm, euphoric feeling washing over you at this moment, that's the weekend shining on you like the warm sun. Welcome. Now there's tons of things you might do this weekend but there's one that I'm sure will leave you with a little more bounce in your step. Show More Summary
Pin it Who hasn't owned an IKEA EXPEDIT shelving unit at one time or another? These shelves are to storage like Keds and Vans are to sneakers: basic, affordable, and available in plain white. But maybe you've had one for awhile now and are itching to change things up and customize it with a little more character beyond the plain old white finish. Show More Summary
Interviews with nearly 30,000 parents and children from 12 countries informed the Lattjo collection of play-oriented design. Play isn't just about fun and games—it's a valuable way for children to refine their motor skills, learn about the world around them, and develop social relationships. Show More Summary
IKEA is everyone’s go-to for great home essentials. We love the clean lines and simplicity, and easy-to-build pieces. But we... The post 5 Money-Saving IKEA Essentials That You Shouldn’t Miss appeared first on Lifehack.
Erica & Dave's Balanced Home Pin it There's no one-size fits all recipe for a room, of course. But if you're stuck trying to get that luxe-y, lived-in look in your dining room on an affordable budget, can we suggest one of our favorite combinations? READ MORE »
Campaign Furniture, including the loveseat above, is designed to be assemble without tools and can easily be broken down, packed and shipped. Images by Campaign via PSFK. Campaign, a nascent furniture company with a new take on pared-down design,...
A Texas family of seven created a unique IKEA bed hack to suit their needs. Earlier this month, mom Elizabeth Boyce, who blogs at Wandering the World Below, shared a Facebook photo of the family bed she built with her husband Tom and their five children. Show More Summary
Millenials are retards You love socialism and you know it Cars and guns are the same Hillary supports are idiots And their battlecry shall be “Ikea”! Because no one died… Ronda Rousey will kick your ass and you’ll like it Independent Jim and the Temple of Goons DUtards hate icky muscle cars because they’re all […]
In four weeks, on November 16, IKEA will throw open the doors to its much awaited Canberra store. I personally have been excited for this for quite some time and am in desperate need of a new lounge so I can’t wait. I wrote about IKEA’s opening in Canberra a little over a year ago and discussed [...]
Nay. Many will recall that Britain was hit by a rather gross horse-meat scandal in 2013. Frozen hamburgers and even Taco Bell tacos and Ikea meatballs weren't safe — and people got news that they'd maybe enjoyed as much as 29 percent horse in their beef. Show More Summary
There are families that eat together, vacation together and live together. And then there are families who sleep in one enormous IKEA bed together — seven nights a week. Elizabeth and Tom Boyce of Plano, Texas are parents to five little children — and owners of one enormous seven-person bed. Show More Summary
Pin it Good news, Swedish furniture fans, now you can hack on the go. IKEA Hackers launched their mobile app last week. READ MORE »
BIG BIZ WANTS CLIMATE ACTION Global companies sign White House pledge on climate change action Demetri Sevastopulo and Barney Jopson, October 19, 2015 (Financial Times) “Johnson & Johnson, Procter & Gamble, Nike and Ikea are among dozens...Show More Summary
At the time I roughed out this post, twelve hours of unimpeded writing stretched before me. I was slouched in an IKEA armchair, feet propped on a windowsill, my view a boreal forest in the grip of an autumn palette. “Contentment” is likely the emotion you’d ascribe to one in a position such as mine. […]
IKEA will no longer carry stock window blinds with pull cords. The blinds have long been blamed for strangulation deaths and injuries in children. The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) calls the blinds one of the five deadliest...Show More Summary
During Climate Week NYC, Pope Francis urged world leaders to tackle climate change, China announced a national cap-and-trade system, and corporations including Ikea, Mars and H&M committed to... To view the full story, click the title link.