I bet we all love to hack IKEA! If you do then this roundup is exactly what you need – Christmas is just around the corner and we’ve gathered some cool ideas for hacking IKEA items for decorating. There are no links to tutorials as most of these articles can easily be made by yourself – no instructions are required, believe me! Check out what we have prepared!
If you need an additional or alternative Christmas tree, IKEA has some pretty items that you can easily remodel. Take IKEA Ribba moldings and create a tree on which to place various decorative items. This is a very cool idea that offers some storage space and you can put your family pictures there. An IVAR side unit can be decorated with ornaments, and lights can be used to create a tree right on the wall. There are many more ideas. Just turn on your imagination.
Use KNOPPANG frames to create modern wreaths or make any artificial sheepskin you have bought. A LATTJO tire can be used as a wreath frame to be decorated with various objects. Even an ordinary IKEA fake sheepskin can be used to make a cool Christmas wreath, and it’s a super easy and quick decoration to try out.
Create an advent calendar now – there are still enough days left! Use IKEA grilles or VINTER stands and lots of other IKEA things, depending on the look you want. You can even use multiple IKEA units to create a cool advent calendar on the wall.
Other decorating ideas
Take IKEA Rotera lanterns and design them as centerpieces or other decorations for your home and outdoor areas – fill them with pine cones, ornaments, blossoms, or just use them as candle lanterns surrounding them with vines, pine cones and lots of greenery. Template HEAT coasters, to make a cool Christmas present, hang up some GADDIS baskets decorated with greenery and pine cones. Use an IKEA gingerbread house kit to create a pretty decoration that is also edible. Get 365+ carafes from IKEA to create a cool vacation drink station. Get creative and do something very unusual and cool, Merry Christmas!
Barn doors are very practical for any apartment: they can be slid, so they don't take up much space, they look chic and very modern, even if they are rustic doors. Today I want to share with you some ideas on how to rock such doors in your interior. So let's look at the most popular examples.
Barn doors made of wood
Traditional barn doors are extremely popular for all types of rooms, including modern ones - they perfectly bring that cozy touch to the room. These can be rustic, antique, whitewashed shabby chic doors. It all depends on your space and a touch you want to add: a cozy rustic door or a shabby chic door. Don't be afraid to rock another door to make a statement, it will look cool!
Glass barn doors and mirrors
I love glass and mirror barn doors even more: just look at this contrast! Modern edgy materials and rustic vintage-inspired design together are amazing! Check out modern frosted glass barn doors, they fit perfectly into modern spaces. If you want something a little more cozy, check out wooden doors with panels or panels of glass. Mirrored doors visually enlarge the space, and you can use them very effectively in closets.