Brace yourself, Ikea fans! April is going to be epic. The discount retailer has just revealed what's to come, and let's just say every single member of your family will be lusting after something new (and, mercifully, affordable) this...Show More Summary
There's a reason Ikea does so well: the flat-packed, plywood items they sell are efficient to ship, well-designed, and pretty cheap. So why not use these same basic methods for a go-kart? That's what the people at Ply-Fly must have thought, because they have a Kickstarter for a plywood, flat-pack, owner-assembled go-kart. Show More Summary
Photo courtesy of Jenny Nordberg Industrial designer Jenny Nordberg hails from Sweden, home of Ikea. Of course, most of that fast, flat-pack furniture is manufactured by machines in giant production plants. Nordberg wanted to know whether it was possible to...
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IKEA is unimpeachable. Minimalism is what the people want, and IKEA delivers with reasonable prices and pretty cool looking stuff. It looks good without being ostentatious, and there’s a lot of virtue in that. But, as much as we love the Swedish crack at furniture, don’t sleep on what Italy has to offer. Show More Summary
I don’t know about you, but those white Ikea Tolsby frames are my favorite! Not only do they go so well for any theme and any party, it is also less than a dollar! What I also like about it … read more
Most furniture that you get from IKEA needs to be assembled with your own two hands. Which can mean you feel a sense of accomplishment in addition to getting a new piece of furniture. Try focusing on buying or making stuff yourself to build more satisfaction with your life. Read more...
A master of cardboard parodies turns his attention to mass-produced furniture
Imagine a world where you’d never have to try to decode one of those Ikea or Argos self-assembly instruction sheets ever again. (“Is this diagram upside down?”) Where furniture doesn’t need you to make it because it can be shipped flat and then pull itself together. Show More Summary
Dear tiny-home dweller, there's more out there for you than just Ikea. For Micro Week 2015, Curbed National has found 21 space-saving, adjustable, and lightweight alternatives that will make you forget about your first home-goods lo...
Photo by Takumi Ota for Naoki Hirakoso Store So, here we are. Your Ikea furniture has broken again. Like a fool, you ordered it online the day you moved in because you "just wanted to get it over with." Turns...
Stockholm Design Week saw the launch of IKEA’S Sinnerlig collection, designed exclusively by Ilse Crawford. The collection — which numbers about 30 pieces — includes furniture, lighting and tabletop accessories, and utilizes such… The post IKEA Introduce the Sinnerlig Collection at Stockholm Design Week appeared first on Selectism.
The IKEA Group is continuing to make progress on its path to receiving 100% of its energy needs via renewable energy sources by the year 2020, as the recent announcement that it had acquired a new wind energy project in Poland demonstrates. Show More Summary
Crüsta sounds like something you'd find in Ikea, but it's actually the name of a case line from smartphone and tablet accessory maker Amzer. If you're looking to armor up your iPhone 6 or 6 Plus with comprehensive front and back protection, you might want to take a look. Show More Summary
Where are you right now? You’re probably sitting at a desk staring at a computer screen. Us tinkerers/makers/hackers/diyers use computers all the time… they are a great tool and an easy way to spread and gather information. Since weShow More Summary
IKEA is known for storage solutions, and now they've written a whole book about it. HITTA, Swedish for "find," will be available in stores in April. The book features storage tips, as well as tours of eight families' homes. READ MOR...
Custom built-ins are one of those design elements that can step your home up from nice to magazine worthy. Unfortunately, their high style is usually matched by their price. Given this reality, you can imagine our excitement when we stumbled upon this custom built-ins hack from The Makerista. Show More Summary
Wait, Ikea furniture isn't cardboard? French artist Benedetto Bufalino likes to troll people with his art. Among other escapades, he's put an aquarium in a London phone booth and a chicken coop in a police car. His newest project isShow More Summary
Men and women would get along better if they just had more domestically themed emojis to help them communicate properly in their text messages, says Ikea. The Swedish furniture maker and brain-hacking home-retail maze is playing couples therapist in a new campaign from the Netherlands that announces the launch of Ikea Emoticons. Show More Summary
Boos Maple Commercial Block 10" Deep • $719 • Amazon.com Many people have asked me what's the one easiest way to make more of a small kitchen, and my answer always is to add a butcher block island if you can. Small or medium, a solid...Show More Summary