Pin it Like a lot of so-called "temporary solutions," Angelica of Once Again, My Dear Irene wound up using two IKEA LACK coffee tables as nightstands for five years, despite their less-than-ideal low height. Still, they were inexpensive and did the job...until she found a way to turn them into something that both looked and functioned better by the bed. READ MORE »
Fantastic pictures and delicious food!! I always get lingon berries at Ikea (son loves them with Kartoffelsalat), I will try them with ice cream :)
How can international corporations like Unilever, Ikea and Nestlé place highly on a list of the most sustainable companies in the world? Could a study that champions the environmental merits of business behemoths like Patagonia, Marks & Spencer, GE, BASF, Nike, Coca-Cola and Walmart really be credible? The list in question, [...]
In our modern day hustle and bustle, the kitchen may be the one room in the house (or tiny box) that we spend less and less time in. It’s a place to hold left […]
Pin it Kata started her project with the very simple IKEA NORNÄS side table. Her handful of DIY additions to this plain pine table turned it into a cute and functional bar cart. Not near an IKEA? No problem. These DIY additions could be borrowed to turn any vintage or affordable table into your own bar cart. READ MORE »
One family initially planned to go shopping at IKEA, but a bizarre turn of events quickly landed them in a local hospital. Now, their little boy has had his legs amputated. According to Mirror Online, 3-year-old Romeo Hadley complained about his legs being sore prior to leaving to go shopping with his parents. Show More Summary
As we march further into the 21st century, Australian homes are set to become integrated tech hubs packed with oodles of automation. Sensors, high-end CPUs and transmitting devices will all become fixtures in everyday furniture, essentially turning your house into one giant smart device. Show More Summary
You just broke up with your partner, you're buying IKEA furniture, moving into a share house and you're sad — how do you become a functioning adult again?
It will soon be possible to visit IKEA without spending an entire day wandering around a hellish labyrinth in barely contained fury. IKEA Australia has announced plans to expand around the country — with an emphasis on much smaller stores. It will also open an online store locally. More »
IKEA didn't just imagine the kitchen of the future, it actually built it. The Concept Kitchen 2025, a pop-up exhibit featured at EXPO Milano 2015, isn't about your kitchen and its appliances doing all the work for you; its about helping...Show More Summary
Photos via the Philadelphia Museum of Art It takes effort not to clamber up on to the display platform and settle into Hans Wegner's "Round Chair" (above, left) with a martini and a Lucky Strike (just for show, of...
This robot that can spin together 3D-printed furniture could really get your creative juices flowing. And maybe eventually inspire the world to nix sectional couches once and for all. Read more...
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New investigative series examines the toll of occupational illness and the lack of federal protections; OSHA steps up its efforts to protect nurses; women janitors face sexual assault and rape risks on the night shift; and IKEA reports that raising wages worked so well, the company is set to raise them again.
Cheap and easy wireless charging sounds like Nikola Tesla’s fantasy brought to life. It’s downright futuristic to think your smartphone could suck up juice just by placing it near a power source. And that’s exactly what Ikea wants to do with its new wireless charging devices. Yes, that Ikea—the Swedish furniture empire. Read more...
When it comes to thinking about the future, people are pretty obsessed with what homes will look like - from The Jetsons to TRON, Hollywood has given us some pretty high hopes for "smart" houses in the coming decades. And while IkeaShow More Summary
IKEA announces $1.13 billion-investment in renewable energy projects to help poor countries fight climate change. The post IKEA Pledges 1 Billion Euros to Fight Climate Change appeared first on The Good Men Project.
Pin it Is your BESTA the best it can be? BESTÅ cabinets are a much-loved IKEA product because they are just so versatile. We love seeing the different combinations of frames and doors people use to create storage large and small. But the downside to being so versatile is that the BESTAs are rather plain. Show More Summary
Ever since it declared it would be raising the wages of its U.S. employees for the second year in a row, the Ikea Corporation (people still refer to it as a Swedish company even though its headquarters, for years, have been located in the Netherlands) has been basking in the limelight, as if this amounted to some sort of emancipation proclamation. Show More Summary
The Swedish furniture store IKEA knows a thing or two about Australians. Many locals frequently take a weekend pilgrimage to battle it out with rowdy kids and fighting couples in the hope of securing a bargain in their big blue bag Armed...Show More Summary