On Saturday, Trump made a comment about Sweden that left everybody scratching their heads. "You look at what's happening last night in Sweden... Sweden... who would believe this?" he said at a rally in Florida, suggesting something terrible had happened in the country, when in fact, no events of note had taken place. Show More Summary
Back in October 2016, IKEA's external innovation hub Space10 announced the Growroom, a spherical structure that allows people to grow their own food locally and sustainably. Last week, Space10 made the plans available to anyone who wants to build their own circular farm. READ MORE »
Space10, Ikea's innovation lab, has designed a piece of living furniture that can feed quite a few people, from the looks of it. Called the Growroom, it's a flat-pack spherical garden that grows plants, veggies, and herbs. " Standing...Show More Summary
This IKEA hack will awaken the math nerd in you. Japanese artist and architect Takayoshi Kitagawa has created parabolic shelves out of simple, modular IKEA shelving to decorate his childhood home. SEE ALSO: Ikea is now selling a bicycle...Show More Summary
If you've ever wanted to kill everything around you while building something from IKEA, imagine trying to build this awesome garden: A post shared by SPACE10 (@space10_journal) on Feb 17, 2017 at 4:31am PST The Denmark-based companyShow More Summary
ICYMI: Ikea is no longer just for college dorm rooms. The Swedish retailer has been bringing the furniture fire for a while now, but its recent collections have been so good, we can hardly believe its Ikea. The latest collection to deliver...Show More Summary
There are some IKEA items that hit stores for a single season and never reappear, and then there are those that remain popular year after year, can be found in 50-percent of all house tours, and that we would 100-percent buy again. A few ubiquitous items pop to mind—the RENS sheepskin, the BILLY bookcase. Show More Summary
Did you know IKEA was derived from the founder's initials and hometown?
Donald Trump commits another avoidable gaffe this time by insulting Sweden, but maybe the two countries can make up and repair the damage, if Trump uses IKEA 'flatpacks' to build his Great Wall. Just Eat It (20/02/17) Icelanders eat just about anything, but draw the line at cats and kittens in this spoof video poking fun at Donald Trump. Show More Summary
(Image credit: Hillary Dixler) From Kitchn ? 15 Ways to Use IKEA's $30 RÅSKOG Cart Around the Kitchen READ MORE »
The IKEA Growroom is designed to grow enough local, sustainable food to feed an entire neighborhood. All it takes is some plywood, some nails and a few friends to put it together. IKEA Growroom Is A DIY Sustainable Garden For City Dwellers...Show More Summary
No matter what the project is about, we’re always suckers for nicely integrated builds with good fit and finish. There’s a certain appeal to rat’s nest wiring on a breadboard, and such projects are valuable because they push the limits. Show More Summary
On Friday, New York City mayor Bill de Blasio released the latest designs for the Union Square Tech Hub, a $250 million project that aims to “create a central convening point for technology training and networking” as the Big Apple tumbles into the increasingly digital future. As evidenced in the designs released by… Read more...
Alvar Aalto, the Finnish architect and designer of the ubiquitous 3-legged stool (that spawned a perhaps even more ubiquitous IKEA knockoff), was also the creator of a lovely, very modern and yet very cozy, home on the outskirts of Helsinki. Show More Summary
Finally Ikea has given the world what it really needs, Ikea registries so our friends can buy us a million bookshelves instead of fine china. Ikea Registries Have Finally Happened, So New Parents Can Get the Baby Stuff They Really Want is a post from Mommyish - Parenting Imperfect.
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If your bedroom could use some sprucing up, IKEA's current sale is right up your alley. The Swedish Giant has bedroom furniture, mattresses, and bedding on sale for the remainder of the month of February. READ MORE »
For years, consumers have for years turned to IkeaHackers for tips on modifying their furniture. Now, the flat-pack giant wants in on the DIY-game. The post The Secret to Hacking Ikea Furniture Is More Ikea Furniture, Says Ikea appeared first on WIRED.
If you’ve already constructed Ikea desks and chairs, then it’s time to take your skills to the next level. This week the company released open source plans for The Growroom, a large, multi-tiered spherical garden designed to sustainably grow enough food for an entire neighborhood. Show More Summary