IKEA

IKEA’s 2017 Stockholm Collection Is Pure Scandi-Fabulous

It’s no April Fools’ prank! On April 1, the long-awaited IKEA Stockholm collection hits stores and online, and fans will find lots to love in the 47-piece collection. As we saw with their recent holiday line, there’s an emphasis on all things simple and natural. This time, the collection features …

Furniture

What are the best design and furniture stores in SF?

Tell us in the comments what your favorites are<p>When you need stuff for your place, where do you go? Whether you’re an adult who now wants to act like one (e.g., expensive towels, ceramics, lamps that are <i>not</i> of the halogen torch variety) or someone who wants to transform their decor anew (FYI, the …

Furniture

17 Ways To Trick People Into Thinking Your Furniture Isn’t From Ikea

Oh, this old footstool? It’s a priceless souvenir from my last trip to Morocco…<p><b>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales from the links on this page.</b><p>1. Use a faux fur rug to transform this plant stand into an ~expensive~ looking …

Furniture

Grow your own food with IKEA's DIY flat-pack garden

Following the success of IKEA Lab’s “Better Shelter” refugee housing, which won the Design of the Year Award, comes this novel garden solution.<p>The …

Furniture

Where To Shop Scandinavian When You’ve Outgrown IKEA

Dearly beloved, we are gathered here today to say goodbye to one of our oldest and dearest friends: IKEA.<p>It’s not that we don’t love the Scandi style …

Furniture

It Just Got A Lot Harder To Rationalize Tossing Your Old Ikea Couch

Reduce, reuse, reupholster.<p>Millions of people around the world own Ikea couches because they're cheap and relatively well-designed. That also makes them more disposable. When it's time to move or redecorate, many of us would rather toss our old couches than get them reupholstered.<p>That's something …

Furniture

The Best Dressers Under $400

We all need somewhere to store our clothing, but dressers do not come cheap. New solid wood options will run you well over $500 (though usually twice …

Furniture

Garage Organization & Storage Makeover

Meet the Squad<p>Our team of IKEA® experts are traveling across the country helping families tackle home challenges with design makeovers that have …

Furniture

Shoppers in China make themselves right at home in department store

Photos of Chinese shoppers eating and napping on a furniture displays in shops have gone viral online, according to a mainland report. The photos …

News (China)

Rattan furniture doubles ‘as functional art.’ Here are a designer’s favorite items.

Sarah Sherman Samuel, a Los Angeles-based designer, blogger and art director, is always on the hunt for furniture that can double as “functional art.”<p>Woven rattan pieces are a safe bet for her. “I love bringing natural materials into a space, and the pliability of the material means you can get …

Furniture

The IKEA Growroom isn’t just pretty – it’s the future

IKEA Greenroom: Grow your own veggies from a lovely flat-pack orb.

Gardening

Coaster Furniture Rolling Computer Desk

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Hiring Help: The (Real) Everyday Chores (Actual) New Yorkers Are Outsourcing

Real Requests From Real New Yorkers...<p>For a more personal feel, here are some of the real task requests NYC-based TaskRabbit clients have submitted. …

Furniture

IKEA Reveals Its 10 Best-Selling Products Of All Time

Whatever your interior design style, you would probably have some items from IKEA in your home.<br>IKEA products are, in general, very popular for their …

Furniture

IKEA's New Kitchen Range Is Made From Recycled Plastic Bottles

<b>Swedish furniture giant</b> IKEA has launched a new range of kitchen fronts made from recycled polyethylene terephthalate (PET) plastic bottles and …

Furniture

9 Ways to Organize a Bedroom With No (or Very Small) Closets

Bedrooms come in all shapes and sizes—including ones with little to no storage space. Good news: With a little imagination, you can turn your …

Bedrooms

West Elm Pulls The "Absolute Worst" Sofa From Stores, Offers Refunds

West Elm has temporarily discontinued the Peggy couch after a damning article in The Awl.<p>"Why does this one couch suck so much?" asked writer Anna Hezel at <i>The Awl</i>. Sixteen-hundred words later, we never get an answer as to why West Elm’s budget Peggy sofa, which was prone to lose buttons or outright …

Home Decorating

We're Calling It: This Product Is H&M Home's Best-Kept Secret

It's easy to make assumptions about established home décor brands. When you frequent stores like IKEA, H&M Home, and West Elm, you quickly get a feel …

Homework

IKEA's "Growroom" Is the Next Best Thing in Small-Space Gardening

Sustainable and cool-looking — we want one for our backyard.<p>IKEA is about to make your flat pack garden dreams come true thanks to a new project with a Secret Innovation Lab called Space10. According to Göran Nilsson, the IKEA Concept Innovation Manager at Inter IKEA Systems, the new concept is all …

Furniture

Beautiful and Easy 25 IKEA Tarva Dresser Hacks

All you need is one piece of affordable furniture to get started. Starting with just one you can get a host of new things to revamp, redo and …

Interior Design

Ford's Super-Strong, Lightweight Shelf Made From Honeycomb-Structured Paper

The designers borrow a trick well-known to Ikea<p>For their new EcoSport model, the designers of Ford have incorporated an adjustable rear cargo shelf …

Design

Meet the Etsy-Meets-IKEA Online Store I'm Obsessed With

Each time I've stopped in at Tictail, a home goods and clothing shop in NYC's Lower East Side, I've marveled at the curated selection of cute, quirky …

Home Decorating

Ikea just launched a DIY flat-pack indoor garden that can feed a whole lot of people at once

Space10, Ikea's innovation lab, has designed a piece of living furniture that can feed quite a few people, from the looks of it.<p>Called the Growroom, it's a flat-pack spherical garden that grows plants, veggies, and herbs.<p>"Standing tall as a spherical garden, it empowers people to grow their own …

Furniture

IKEA Releases DIY Instructions to Create Your Own Globe-Shaped Greenhouse

Last year, we shared our excitement over the Growroom, a spherical and sustainable solution to urban farming designed by Space10 (a “future-living lab” launched by IKEA in 2015). It was merely a highly anticipated prototype at the time; however, IKEA has made it a reality. The innovative furniture …

Furniture

Ikea's New Stockholm Collection: Sneak Peek

ICYMI: Ikea is no longer just for college dorm rooms. The Swedish retailer has been bringing the furniture fire for a while now, but its recent collections have been <i>so</i> good, we can hardly believe its Ikea. The latest collection to deliver some serious wow factor is the Stockholm collection, a …

Furniture

IKEA's 10 Best-Selling Products

There are some IKEA items that hit stores for a single season and never reappear, and then there are those that remain popular year after year, can …

Furniture

Believe it or not, these are IKEA shelves

This IKEA hack will awaken the math nerd in you.<p>Japanese artist and architect Takayoshi Kitagawa has created parabolic shelves out of simple, modular IKEA shelving to decorate his childhood home.<p>He wanted to find a way to categorise his father's vast array of collected items, he says in a blog post.<p>…

Lifestyle

Who Knew? You Can Now Buy Seriously Stylish Furniture at The Home Depot

The Home Depot has more than just tools.<p>Sure, you knew they carried tools and supplies for all your home improvement projects, but now, The Home …

Lifestyle

For Faster Checkout and Storage At Home, Group Related Groceries Together

This tip goes out to anyone who likes to stay as organized as possible, even when it comes to grocery shopping. You can make the process so much …

Cool Stuff

You can now learn how to live the lagom lifestyle - thanks to Ikea

Are you ready to embrace this simple Swedish philosophy?<p><b>Ikea started an initiative based on lagom and sustainability in 2014, so it's no surprise</b> …

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