Out this week: Mr. Mac and Me by Esther Freud; One Step Too Far by Tina Seskis; Munich Airport by Greg Baxter; The Jaguar’s Children by John Vaillant; The Extraordinary Journey of the Fakir Who Got Trapped in an Ikea Wardrobe by Romain Puertolas; and The Sacrifice by Joyce Carol Oates. For more on these […]
IKEA will soon be launching its 2nd annual Brighter Lives for Refugees (BLFR) campaign. The campaign will see the company donate €1 in aid — to support the UNHCR light refugee camps — for every LED bulb purchased at its stores between the dates of February 1st and March 29th, 2015. Show More Summary
Cats are people too, and they love a good IKEA hack just as much as anybody. Whether you're trying to hide an unsightly litter box or just create a kitty playground that isn't totally ugly (and doesn't cost a billion dollars), there's something here for you in this roundup of clever cat-centric IKEA hacks. READ MORE »
Who needs Ikea?! This is the exact attitude of Carrie Underwood who posted the HIGHlarious pic (above) on Twitter yesterday. [ Related: Carrie Underwood Shows Off Baby Bump! ] The 31-year-old announced she was having her first child last September and while some women loathe certain aspects about the pregnancy process, the Jesus Take The Wheel singer is [...]
Photo via Dezeen Last year proved to be a huge year for reintroductions of retro furnishing classics, notably Ikea's massive revival of its midcentury collections. And it looks like Artek, the furniture company co-founded in 1935 by Finnish modernist architect...
With plans to build an Ikea home furnishings store in Memphis near Interstate 40 and Germantown Parkway by the fall of 2016, representatives of the Swedish company and the Memphis Area Transit Authority met Thursday to discuss improving public transit ser
The Wall Street Journal news-section A-hed tackles silly (sometimes deliberately so) disclaimers, such as IKEA’s gigantic sign portraying a hot dog with the disclaimer “not actual size.” But it also notes the high costs that litigation or regulatory action can inflict when disclaimers are omitted. Show More Summary
You know that Ikea is the world's largest furniture retailer, and you've likely spent hours in the store browsing for stylish and affordable decor. With more than 300 store locations in more than 40 countries, the franchise is a force to be reckoned with. Thanks to Business Insider, we learned 13 mind-blowing facts about the home-improvement powerhouse.
Ikea's brand new SEKTION kitchen system is redefining the way you shop for a kitchen from the hinges up. Every design element has been rethought to give you the most options, so you can create your dream kitchen regardless of space size,...Show More Summary
Yasmin Nakhuda, the former mother of Darwin the Ikea monkey, is reportedly living with two new primates. According to a Facebook post run by Nakhuda’s “Darling Darwin Monkey” supporters, she Read More The post Ikea Monkey’s Former Mother Adopts Two More Monkeys appeared first on Ecorazzi.
In December 2012 a sweet lil Japanese macaque named Darwin chaséd into public consciousness by temporarily ruling over the Toronto Ikea wearing a teeny tiny shearling greatcoat. In the months that followed, the internet went full internet on "Ikea Monkey,"...
IKEA's new kitchen cabinet system hits the stores on February 2nd. To help you plan your dream kitchen, as promised in our earlier inside scoop post, we've got need-to-know details ahead of time. Here's inside info on everything from price to measurements, features to finishes, along with plenty of photos. Let the new kitchen designing and dreaming begin! READ MORE »
Janet was looking to replace her IKEA LACK coffee table with something with a little more style. She saw some potential in an unlikely find — the BABORD shoe rack. READ MORE »
Good news IKEA fans, two new collections are about to drop into their American stores: NORNÄS which has finally made its way across the pond after a spring 2014 release in Europe and SPRUTT designed to make your mornings smooth sailing. Take a look! READ MORE »
It’s all about presentation. I always sell more when I present Buffalo Exchange employees with nicely folded items and delicate fabrics on hangers than I do when I bring it all in dumped in an Ikea bag.
Some companies might take exception to your scribbling all over its catalog. But not Ikea. For a while now, British illustrator Sarah Horne has found the Ikea catalog to be an inspiring canvas on which to draw fantastical scenes—with mythical creatures all relaxing in minimalist Swedish homescapes. Show More Summary
Topics include Nicholas Sparks, the day she left her son in the car, The Dead Dad Club, IKEA, Pam & Tommy and moar!
I may not get to the cinema this weekend, but this unexpectedly beautiful commercial created for IKEA UK is giving me the same escapist pleasure. I would gladly sit through a two-hour screening of this, but alas, it's only one minute long. Show More Summary
The freelance economy, a boon to anyone unable to assemble Ikea furniture, as well as corporate giants adverse to employee benefits, will continue to grow in 2015, some predict. Enter Hacker's List, the obvious upgrade in the so-called "movement" of extreme short-timers in our increasingly computerized society. Show More Summary
Ikea is recalling about 169,000 crib mattresses in the U.S. over an entrapment hazard. According to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), the recall involves Ikea’s Vyssa-style crib mattresses with the model names Vackert, Vinka, Spelevink, Sloa and Slummer. The mattresses were sold at...