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No, this is not an intervention, just a little checklist to find out how addicted to remodeling you truly are. While we all have a little DIYer in us (yes, Ikea hacks count), it's things like unbelievable before and after pics or your constant longing to watch HGTV that mean you're probably a teensy, tiny bit - OK, a lot - addicted to remodeling. Show More Summary
It's not just Ikeahackers: Ikea has gone all-out war on its web-fans. Read the rest
As part of a clever campaign, animal rescue organizations are partnering with Ikea and other furniture stores to promote adoption. Because what that Ektorp really needs is a floppy-eared puppy slumbering smack in the middle. Read more...
Any minute now, the annual IKEA catalog will drop. It's a once-a-year "event" for anyone who loves design, in large part thanks to the super-smart stylists who make anything seem possible, no matter your budget or square footage. The...Show More Summary
A reasonably-priced couch, now with Shih Tzu.
Founded in 2010, Zooz started out as a mobile payments system, but later added a more comprehensive set of tools, including a web service. The company names IKEA and Groupon Inc. among its customers.
There's been a lot of interest in how this week's Ad of the Week - a cinematic new spot for Ikea from Mother and director Juan Cabral - was made. We thought we'd share a little more of the process...
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Las Vegas, Nevada will soon join the exclusive club of US metropolitan areas able to boast the rather elusive title of being home to an IKEA store. That title doesn’t come easily, as Bloomberg Business Week informs us, IKEA presently has 38 stores in 21 states with limited plans for expansion and no plans to
When POPSUGAR editor Lauren Turner found her dream dresser, the price turned out to be a rude awakening. Retailing for $1,599, Lauren knew there was a way to capture Room & Board's midcentury-inspired Delano dresser for less. The answer? Ikea's Tarva dresser. Source: Room & Board
Fan websites that operated peacefully for years are now under threat.
Our latest ad of the week is a dreamy new spot for Ikea from Mother London, directed by Cadbury Gorilla director Juan Cabral, which uses CG visuals, a charming dog and an extract from Shakespeare to promote the retailer's range of bedrooms...
IKEA, the Swedish furniture chain so massive it employs 150,000 people in hundreds of stores in almost 30 countries, now eats up an incredible 1% of the world's entire commercial wood supply, reports Pacific Standard. That was 17.8 million cubic yards in 2012—an amount so unfathomable that...
The simple IKEA NORNÄS table Kata started with for this project isn't available everywhere. But her handful of DIY additions to this plain pine table turned it into a cute and functional bar cart. The kind of inspiring DIY additions you could borrow to turn any vintage or affordable table into your own bar cart! READ MORE »
Austin Andersen wanted a media center with no wires showing, lots of storage, and good airflow for the electronics. So he built this using Besta shelves and cleverly used speaker fabric in place of solid doors. Read more...
Napping is a Big Thing in China, according to the Wall Street Journal, and one photographer has gone to Ikea to document a one genre of the phenomenon: furniture snoozers. "Some customers who enter the Chinese stores sleep in the...
Clif Dickens seems to be onto something with his honest brand slogans. Whether or not you think they are representative of the brand, they are good for a smile. (I knew IKEA was messing with me!) See more of Clif's humor at his website, and see additional honest brand slogans at Bored Panda.
Q: I hung two IKEA Asker ceramic pots in my kitchen window for potted plants. I accidentally broke one this week and figured, "No problem, I'll just get a new one from IKEA." They are missing from the IKEA website now - have they been...Show More Summary
From The Kitchn ? Kitchen Before & After: An IKEA Kitchen Renovation for $8,700 READ MORE »