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Ikea Lack Hack


This is my transformed Ikea Lack coffee table. I was going for a rustic, reclaimed look, which I think I pulled off if you squint your eyes…LOL. 484 more words


Building our Bar Cart in 5 Easy Steps

Since we earned a bit of money house sitting for relatives, D and I decided to place the majority of our earnings into our house-savings (appropriate, no?).   812 more words

Alcoholic Drinks

Crafty Chevron Chair Pad with Pinch Pleat Ruffle

My last post featured one of my craft room chair’s being finished in chalk paint.  You may have noticed the chair pad on the chair.  I decided that I would show you how to make your own chair pad that you can size to an adult sized chair, or to a child sized chair like I did on this project. 1,592 more words

Craft Room

Ikea Hack - Solsta Sofa Bed

I recently did a little rearranging at my house. Before Paul and I were married, I lived with roommates. We were very fortunate to be given the living room furniture that belonged to my roommate when I moved out, which included a sofa and chaise lounge. 315 more words


Lamp changes color based on emotions

The Mood Lamp is an Arduino-based project created by Italian developer Vittorio Cuculo. As the name suggests, the hacked IKEA lamp adjusts its lighting output based on the facial expression of a user.  151 more words


Ikea Malm inspiration

We’ve adopted three Ikea Malm chest of drawers from Matt’s Mum. Whilst they’re practical (and free!), they’re a bit beaten around the edges and, it has to be said, aren’t very aesthetically pleasing. 105 more words