9 Stunning IKEA Hacks Before + After

Kristi Murphy

It's been a while since we mined for some good ol' IKEA Hacks. But this week we came across a few good ones, and so the search was on to fill up a post.  This time too, we've broken them down a little more so you can get a clearer picture of what's involved with each. All amazing ideas from really clever people. Check them out below!

1. Stockholm Sideboard Hack
by Kristi Murphy 
(Above) Check out this modern mid-century-esque DIY turning the STOCKHOLM sideboard to look like a geo inlay dresser from west elm. Rather brilliant we think. (See the before below).  Click here to see how she did it!

2.  DIY Half Pink Shelf
by Enthralling Gumption
With just a coat of pink and white spray paint, take the $14.99  HYLISS shelf from warehouse to funhouse!

3. 10-Minute Towel Rack DIY
by  Your DIY Family
Turn a budget-style chrome towel rack into something chic. Click here for the how-to

4. DIY Farmhouse Wardrobe
by Angela Marie Made
Turn the ANEBODA wardrobe into a farmhouse style piece with this easy project. Click here for the how-to.

5. Shadow Framed Lalaloopsy Tinies
Frame your collection of tiny toys in a shadow box.  Click here for the how-to.

6. DIY Copper Leaf Mirror
by Idle Hands Awake
Turn a stainless steel GRUNTDAL mirror into a copper masterpiece. Click here for the instructions.

7. Copper Flatware
by Lilyardor
Spray paint the handles (only) and turn your flatware from drab to fab! Click here for the how-to!

8. Custom Color Glass Plates
by A Kailo Chic Life
Spray the bottom of some glass plates for a fun party tablescape. Click here for the instructions.

9. Minimal Living Room TV Storage Unit
by Your DIY Family
A clever minimalist look using Ikea cabinets turned on their side and then covering with faux marble contact paper. Click here for more information.

Jan Halvarson

1 comment:

Robin @ And Then We Tried said...

Like the Stockholm Sideboard, we were also inspired by West Elm and took the Hemnes queen bed frame and upholstered it to make it look much more luxe!

Check it out here: http://andthenwetried.com/2017/06/west-elm-inspired-diy-leather-tufted-headboard/