#Ikea

Home Improvement | DIY

The 21 Coolest Hacks For All Your Favorite IKEA Products

These furniture makeovers transform basic IKEA products into practical home staples.

Miscellaneous | Guy Stuff

Creative dudes snap Ikea Tinder photos

Snapping the ideal Tinder profile photo is a difficult art. Luckily, your local Swedish furniture retailer is available for a tasteful backdrop. Imgur user keventure's friends wanted new material for their Tinder profiles — something to make them stand out in a sea of fishing pics and poorly lit selfies. So they headed to IKEA.

Family & Parenting | Parenting

One Dad Hacked Ikea To Make The Ultimate Kids' Bed On The Cheap

Savvy dad Eric Strong didn't want to spend thousands on a new bed for his young son, who had outgrown a regular crib. Promising his son "the coolest bed ever," Strong came up with an epic Ikea hack that resulted in the ultimate kids' bed: a lofted mattress, a ball-and-pulley play system, a secret chamber with a lookout window, and one seriously sneaky trap door escape

Architecture & Interior Design | Decorating & Interior Design

10 Ways to Design with Ikea Furniture | Dwell

The Swedish retailer celebrates 30 years in the U.S. today. We've gathered 10 examples of Ikea beds, cabinets, and tables in modern interiors.

Business & Finance | Careers & The Workplace

75% Of Ikea’s Catalog Is Computer Generated Imagery!!!

You could have fooled us. Wait, actually, you did. The best special effects are often the ones you never notice--which may make Ikea the most skillful special effects studio in the world. The Swedish furniture company has been aggressively ramping up its use of computer generated imagery in their catalogs. Ikea's first CG photo was a Bertil pinewood chair in 2006. By 2012, the Wall Street Journal reported that 25% of their products were CG. Today, that figure has ballooned to 75%.

Miscellaneous | Other Stories

16 Out-of-Context IKEA Instructions to Help You Live a Better Life

Taken out of context, certain pages from IKEA instruction books can be interpreted as guides to living a fuller and more satisfying life.

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

Photographer Documents Customers Snoozing at Chinese Ikeas

Try it before you buy it.

Or, if you're in one of China's Ikea stores, fall fast asleep on a bed in a display room.