Cool DIY IKEA retro string shelving hack

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I’d been looking at vintage string shelving units but they’re always so expensive so I thought I’d try a DIY. I’m sure this could be tweaked and improved quite easily as I came up with it on a whim but I’m pretty pleased with it! Shopping List IKEA SPRUTT shoe […]

Mid-Century Modern Shelving from IKEA Rast

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IKEA items used for this Mid Century Modern Shelving Unit: RAST dresser 2x RAST nightstand TOSTERUP handles 3x Photo: IKEA.com Step 1 On the right side piece drill completely through top two holes and the 3 holes that the drawer guides fit in for the top two drawers. Create new […]

BILLY Wrap-Around

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IKEA items used: 4x BILLY 80cm Shelves + 3x BILLY 40cm Shelves + Top Extension Units + 1x GERTON Beech Table Top. 6 or 7 lengths of 89mm x 39cm pine to help with construction. Bit of paint. STAGE 0 : We needed bookcases in the spare room and chose […]

Compact Discsplay Case

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Materials: 3 x Boalt, 2 x Ledberg, shockcord, old CD cases (pref all see through) Description: As Digital goes über digital, much first gen digital paraphernalia gets left by the wayside. Time to get busy and turn some CD things into a neat case for stuff, gear, trinkets and other things you’d […]

Flexible Pine book shelf

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  Materials: 7 black Lack shelves (26×30 cm), 8 pine shelves Ekby Tryggve, white pained steel legs from building market, carpet tape Description: 1. Unpack all pieces. 2. Fasten support like legs or whatever you choose on the Ekby Tryggve shelf to be the lowest. 3. Use Lack shelves put on the […]

Gorm to Faux Built-in

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Used some old Gorm Shelves and their bolts and new 1″ x 3″ pine from Home Depot to make the unit taller. Cut some of the shelves in half which provided an overlap that let me screw the side shelves onto the middle shelves. Used drywall screws to attach the […]

Besta wall

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The idea of a Besta cabinet to hide away all our stuff was quickly decided, the problem of a cabinet was the collection of dust on the top of it, of course.. so, once again we took our tools together to modify the cabinet into a wall.. but first things […]

The Angled-High Wall Unit

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Materials: LERBERG Shelves (60×148 cm) dark grey To create this modular full-height wall unit, comprises of the Bottom Half and the Top Half portion. The hack is basically the Top Half part. In the picture, we used eight units in total, with four units on the bottom, and four units on […]