How do you feel about cartoon cucumbers? What about anthropomorphic lightbulbs and space giraffes? In IKEA's latest limited edition collection, you get a little bit of all of the above, plus a whole lot more creative patterns from six different artists and designers. READ MORE »
Ikea's top designer spoke in Amsterdam this week about the company's commitment to sustainability. Well, here's a fun example. In Dubai, the retailer started including instruction kits with its iconic blue Frakta bag, showing people how to give it a second life--as a baby bib, an apron, a picnic mats or even a pet raincoat...
Think Ikea furniture isn't worth holding onto? Think again. Millennials are getting older. They're becoming more established in their careers. That means more disposable income. So what are they buying with their extra cash? INC. TODAY'S MUST READS: How an Accountant Turned a Water Bottle Company Into a $100 Million Fashion Brand INC. Show More Summary
This week, on The CultCast: rumors point to a big iPhone 8 price hike. What’s the max you would pay? Plus: Intel makes a huge move to push Thunderbolt into the mainstream; Ikea about to drop tons of great HomeKit gadgets on us; DJI’s Spark selfie drone is a compact powerhouse; we’ll tell you about […] (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens)
Yevo Labs might be based in Stockholm, but this does not mean that they are short on ideas. In fact, Sweden is a hotbed of ideas, taking into consideration Ikea and Volvo (alongside Abba) being some of their most famous exports. Yevo’s...Show More Summary
Just when we thought we'd never see pillow cases adorned with screaming cucumbers or duvet covers with giraffes alongside constellations, Ikea unveiled a new limited-edition collection that has us ready to redecorate our homes. Our favorite...Show More Summary
Ikea has moved to improve the functionality of its line of Wi-Fi-connected lights known as Trådfri. The retailer has announced that in the coming months, the lights will become compatible with Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant and Apple's...Show More Summary
The limited edition collection will be available in stores in June Ikea’s new limited edition line of playfully patterned home goods arrives just in time for summer. Combining colorful and edgy prints like cartoons, creatures, florals,...Show More Summary
This is a guest contribution from LJ Sedgwick. You’ve read all of the blogging advice. You know writing an outline helps keep your blog post to the point. But try as you might, nothing’s happening. An empty page stares back at you. That blinking cursor is taunting you. Show More Summary
Did you catch this tour in which Shelbie and her roommates not only make a four-bedroom apartment look refreshing and cohesive, but also add a bunch of clever (and affordable!) storage solutions to their no-closet bedrooms? They allShow More Summary
Categories: Afternoon Coffee Following the surprise departure of CEO Peter Agnefjäll, IKEA announced Wednesday that Jesper Brodin, currently head of its product range and supply chain, would take over the role. EcoVadis, a provider of...Show More Summary
If you were searching for affordable smart lights that you can control with your own voice, Ikea has you covered. The Swedish retailer recently announced a major upgrade to its inexpensive HomeSmart products. The smart devices, including...Show More Summary
Ikea’s smart light bulbs will answer to voice commands starting this summer. The company announced in a Swedish-language press release that its smart lighting product line, called Trådfri, will work with Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant, and Apple Siri and HomeKit. Read More
IKEA has announced plans to add support for HomeKit to its complete range of TRÅDFRI smart lighting products. According to the company’s press release, updates are expected to arrive “during the summer and early autumn” that will not only provide HomeKit integration but also add support for Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant. Show More Summary
Support for Siri, Alexa and Google Assistant expected as early as this summer.
Bulbs start at just $12, while a full Wi-Fi enabled kit goes for $80.
Ikea's limited edition collections burn hot and fast, so when we saw the hip, 1970s-inspired Avsiktlig Collection, we knew we had to get our hands on it ASAP. Three of Ikea's young designers partnered with the iconic Swedish textile designer 10-gruppen to create 14 bold, bright, and fresh patterns for pieces throughout the home. Show More Summary
IKEA’s new TRÅDFRI smart lighting system was announced back in March as a potentially affordable and more accessible alternative to the expensive Philips Hue products of the world. Unfortunately, at launch, the system didn’t play well with the other smart systems in your home and was controlled only by an app that IKEA released. Show More Summary
Ikea’s line of Trådfri smart LED light bulbs for the home are already compatible with an Android app for controlling them wirelessly. Now Ikea has announced that the lineup will soon be getting support for all of our favorite virtual assistants. Coming late this summer, the bulbs will support Google Assistant,
Starting at just $17.99, IKEA’s affordable smart lightbulbs will soon work with smart speakers like Google Home and Amazon Echo.