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The Scandinavian Bedding Craze is for Real

In the tech-gadget arena, I’m usually woefully behind. I prefer to let the kinks work themselves out rather than be an early adopter.

It turns out tech isn’t the only way in which to be an early adopter. 447 more words


Buying an IKEA Karlstad Sofa Slipcover from eBay

With my recent change in living room wall colour, I wanted a gray slipcover for my IKEA Karlstad sectional (sorry for the wonky lighting!).

I originally wanted the Isunda Gray colour when we bought the couch around 2011, but I could only convince husby to go with the stock option at that time. 81 more words


Large amount of mysterious white powder found in IKEA dumpster in Brossard

Longueuil police are investigating a large amount of a mysterious white powder that was found outside an IKEA warehouse in Brossard, on Wednesday afternoon.

Police responded to a call by  IKEA store employees at around 2 p.m. 123 more words


Time for Curtains

Moving to a new place is always expensive. Not only do you have to pay some burly men to come and cart your worldly possessions away in a van, but you also find that there are suddenly so many new things you need. 349 more words


When you tell an audience an IKEA joke, they heckle you by throwing allen keys.



A few weeks ago I left my Studio apartment in Berlin for a room/flatshare in Cologne. Funny because I kept telling my friends “I will NEVER have Flatmates again” 526 more words


Linen Closet Rescue

Opening the door to a neatly organized linen closet is truly a pleasure. Being able to easily put away sheets and towels, quickly find first aid or toiletry supplies…aaahh. 530 more words