While the motherland of Ikea has many stylishly minimalist homes to offer, this Falköping, Sweden cottage—on the market for about $107K—is absolutely not one of them. Sure, from the outside the 1937...
Town Goes "Ikea" To Get New Fire Engine
The much anticipated Sandwichbike, which can be assembled like a piece of IKEA furniture, will start shipping this December. Designed by Bastens Leijh’s Dutch studio Bleijh Industrial, the bike will be shipped within a 17kg case containing a CNC-milled beech
Supposedly you can assemble this 52-piece bike in 45 minutes. We've heard THAT before (IKEA!).
In response to Ikea's decision last week to remove a story about a lesbian couple from the Russian edition of its magazine, a group of Russian gay couples staged a "guerrilla photo shoot" inside a Brooklyn Ikea over the weekend....
A story about a same-sex couple didn't run in the Russia IKEA catalog. LGBTQ activists responded with this.
BuzzFeed has "definitive proof Lady Gaga is using Ikea as fashion inspiration," from the pop star's ÅSUNDA lookalike of a dress to this headdress, which may as well be a STRÅLA pendant lamp. Gaga is 27 and she does rent,...
There are clocks, and then there are clocks. Instead of the boring old $4 clock from Ikea that seems to have made its way to every home around, how about trying out something that is totally different? Why not have a timepiece in your home that will be able to tell the time in style? [...]
Augmented Reality pioneers Metaio hardly qualify as a startup these days (being incorporated since 2003 and funded by a stream of project work from the likes of Volkswagen and IKEA), but they behave very much like a startup and are constantly inventing new systems for their considerable augmented reality SDK.
The unfortunate birthplace of your entire bedroom set, Ikea, has removed a feature about a lesbian couple from the Russian edition of its magazine. Sound familiar? However, this time Ikea is saying they preemptively removed the couple to comply with the Russian ban on "homsexual propaganda". Read more...
You may recall how IKEA recently purged LGBTs from its Russian marketing materials due to the country’s insane anti-gay laws. Now a group of activists in New York are doing what they can to draw attention to the company’s collusion with Russian authorities. Because the company wiped couples from their pages, this weekend the group […]
The much-touted self-assembled Sandwichbike starts shipping December 1. With bicycle culture and craft in ascendance, bike fever has spread past the artisanal frame builders and fixie fanatics to infest the every man. To wit: the fall...Show More Summary
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It's amazing how a fresh detail can totally transform a piece. Anyone feeling like their home workspace is less than inspiring should check out this easy DIY project. Inexpensive gold carpet trim gives this raw wood desktop a finishing edge and simple gilded style. READ MORE »
In response to Ikea's censorship, a group staged a same-sex love demo read more
Unfortunately last week IKEA, the Swedish home furnishing company famed for its easily assembled furniture and deliciously horsey meatballs, failed to take a stand for equality and inclusion when it removed an interview of a lesbian couple from its Russian IKEA catalog. Show More Summary
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Hello everyone! I’ve been thinking about all things renovating and all things baby lately. It’s kind of taking over my brain! We will move either the end of December or first week of January, my due date is January 25th, and my new space is completely under renovation. My husband and his friend will go […]