IKEA’s Limited Edition Vintage Collection Could Be Worth a Fortune In 20 Years

Earlier this summer, IKEA announced it would be commemorating its 75th anniversary—and its meteoric rise from a small-town Swedish operation to …

Die Hard

IKEA’s First Ever Hackable Collection

• DAILY STYLE FIX<p>The quirky collection is all about personalisation.<p>IKEA’s products have long been the inspiration for “hacking” and that’s exactly …


These Small IKEA Kitchen Tables Will Fit in Even the Tiniest of Spaces

Of the many small-space conundrums you may face when decorating a tiny apartment, finding the perfect kitchen table is likely chief among them. Not …

Small Spaces

IKEA’s think tank envisions self-driving cars as rooms on wheels

Forget what you know about sleek self-driving cars. In the hands of IKEA’s think tank, autonomous vehicles look like cheerful, bright-colored living rooms on wheels.<p>With fully autonomous vehicles expected to hit the road as early as 2022, IKEA sees a way into the potential trillion-dollar sector by …

Autonomous Cars

TaskRabbit kicks off Canadian expansion

TaskRabbit officially launched in Canada today.<p>The on-demand network that connects people with “taskers,” or others willing to do their household chores or errands for a fee, is kicking off its Canadian expansion in the greater Toronto area before rolling out in Vancouver in October and Montreal …

North America

Ikea Collaborates with Top African Designers for New Collection

What do you get when you mix Scandinavian minimalism with African flair? Fabulous and colorful furniture and textiles, of course! IKEA collaborated …

Cape Town

IKEA's got some strange, beautiful ideas about what AVs might look like

WHEEL LIFE<p>A mustard-yellow cafe on wheels, complete with an espresso machine and flowerbeds outside the windows. A rolling farm stand with bins of …

Autonomous Vehicle

5 Assemble-It-Yourself Furniture Brands That Aren't IKEA

I'm not an IKEA hater, and I'll never be. There's a reason they've become such a success. Their pieces are functional and affordable, and there's …


Vegetarian 'Sick For Days' After Being Mistakenly Served IKEA Meat Hot Dog

A woman who has never eaten meat says that an apology isn't enough to settle her beef with Swedish furniture giants IKEA, after they served her a …

Hot Dogs

The One Thing I Regret Buying at IKEA

There was a time when matching bedroom sets were <i>de rigueur</i>. If your bed frame, dresser, and nightstand didn't match perfectly well, did you even have …

Living Rooms

Shigeru Ban, Ikea and Nendo among those creating haute architecture for pets

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Ikea is Revisiting Its Biggest Hits in Honor of Its 75th Anniversary

How does a company that helped shape the way we use, decorate, and live in our homes celebrate its 75th anniversary? With a look back at what made it …

Frank Lloyd Wright

IKEA's services platform TaskRabbit expands to Canada

STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - Small jobs online platform TaskRabbit, which was bought last year by the word’s biggest furniture retailer IKEA Group, said on Tuesday it was expanding into Canada, its third market after the United States and Britain.<p>TaskRabbit, whose platform connects people with freelance …

United States

A Smart Use of Small Space in Austin

<b>Name:</b> Max and Tamera Walters <b><br>Location:</b> Austin, Texas <b><br>Size:</b> 843 square feet <b><br>Years lived in:</b> 7 months, renting<p>Tamera and her family live in South Austin …

Small Spaces

IKEA Space10 lab’s driverless cars deliver coffee, healthcare and AI gaming to your hands

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IKEA to team up with Aboriginal artists for exciting homewares collaboration

In an exciting and groundbreaking move, IKEA has announced it is teaming up with Indigenous artists from Pwerle Gallery for the retail giant’s first …

The Arts

IKEA's 75th Anniversary Collection is a Blast From the Past

There's nothing quite like finding the perfect vintage piece for your home. It can immediately elevate your space and add a timeless touch that you …

Mid-Century modern

fam Studio, Ikea Explore Autonomous Vehicles

Visual trend lab and brand image consultancy f°am Studio has designed seven autonomous vehicles in collaboration with Ikea future-living lab …

Autonomous Vehicle

Monday - September 17, 2018

<b>TINY CONDO REFRESH<br>Ikea:</b> <b>www.ikea.ca</b> <br>Cabinets<br>Sofa<br>Desk<p><b>Amazon: www.amazon.ca</b> <br>Peel and Stick Wallpaper<br>Peel and Stick Tile<p><b>HomeSense www.homesense.ca</b><br>Coffee …

Lifestyle (Canada)

Ikea’s New App Can Help Kids Bring Any Old Cardboard Box to Life – Adweek

Ikea isn’t just a giant in the world of home furnishings—it’s also one of the world’s largest producers of paper packaging.<p>And even as today’s …

Cannes Lions

What's Next, No IKEA? Sweden Will No Longer Let Ordinary Swedes Run Its Official Twitter Account

It had a good run.<p>For the last seven years, Sweden has been allowing ordinary citizens the privilege of tweeting from @sweden. The brainchild of the …

Tech Industry

IKEA designs future autonomous cars that work as hotels, stores, and meeting rooms

Once cars can finally drive themselves, we’ll have more time to enjoy the journey and do other, much more interesting stuff instead. At least that’s …

Autonomous Cars

Ikea Sets Goal for Zero Emissions Delivery in 5 Cities by 2020

Ikea will aim to make home deliveries with zero emissions in five cities by 2020, the company announced this week.<p>Deliveries to customers in …

Los Angeles

Ikea is now interested in self-driving cars

As cars go autonomous, their interiors can resemble living spaces. Ikea is poised to capitalize on that.<p>Ikea is in the midst of a transformation. With the acquisition of Task Rabbit, the introduction of electronics and smart appliances, and the launch of augmented reality apps, the Swedish …

Autonomous Cars

An Old, Busted IKEA POANG Chair Gets a Brand New Life

This sad chair—IKEA's ubiquitous POANG—was languishing on a curb, doomed to rot away, dreaming of those good old days when it was useful. …


IKEA - Fritz Hansen vs. Svenbertil

Clio Awards

IKEA’s New Collection is for People Who Love Their Stuff

You'll definitely find options that elevate your objects and show them off in the best light, from glass boxes to a tiered display stand that's …


Cool Girls Everywhere Are Decorating With This IKEA Staple (It Starts at $13)

If there's one easy trick to make a space look bigger, it's by adding a mirror. In even the smallest of rooms, mirrors will reflect natural light and …

Small Spaces

First look at Ikea's playful new toy collection

'Go lose yourselves in play.'<p><b>Ikea is launching its playful LUSTIGT collection in October – and all ages are welcome.</b><p>Intended to be a timeless collection that can be used time and time again for years to come, the range includes quiet and mind-focusing games to develop a child's logical thinking and …


Ikea's AR App Helps You Imagine What Its Furniture Would Look Like in Your Home | AdAge

Ikea today kicks off the marketing campaign for its new augmented reality app, Ikea Place, which will be available from today to help customers with …

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