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To take each IVAR to the next level, she painted them black. For contrast, she topped them off with a sheet of plywood. To get her new creation off the ground she added four sets of stainless steel legs.Continue to 2 of 21 below.
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Fake Custom CabinetryContinue to 3 of 21 below.
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Entryway Storage HackContinue to 4 of 21 below.
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Hack a Midcentury Workstation
The solution? She turned pieces from Ikea's IVAR system into a midcentury modern-inspired workstation that Don Draper would love.Continue to 5 of 21 below.
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Furniture LegsContinue to 6 of 21 below.
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Turn an IVAR Cabinet into a TableContinue to 7 of 21 below.
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Toy Box HackContinue to 8 of 21 below.
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Pretty Office StorageContinue to 9 of 21 below.
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Washi Tape ProjectContinue to 10 of 21 below.
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Storage HackContinue to 11 of 21 below.
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DIY a Chic BarContinue to 12 of 21 below.
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Fish Scale Pattern
Before painting, she sketched out the pattern on her computer using InDesign software. After finalizing which colors worked best, she drew the design on the cabinet using a handmade cardboard template. The cherry on top is the pretty furniture legs.Continue to 13 of 21 below.
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Trendy Paint Color
Add some stylish storage to any room in your home with this project by Sofie Wrede at Nouw. Her space-deprived makeover includes leather cabinet pulls and purple paint.Continue to 14 of 21 below.
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Blue Dye Stain
Love wood grain? Here's an idea that shows it off with color. Use white milk paint and blue dye stain to magnify the IVAR's natural beauty. Dye stain is unlike traditional wood stain in that it is made up of mostly organic materials. Also, most dye stains are relatively goof-proof to use. Just apply to unfinished wood and let dry. To intensify the color, add another coat.Continue to 15 of 21 below.
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Kitchen HackContinue to 16 of 21 below.
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Monochromatic Color Scheme
Nothing is quite as dramatic as a monochromatic color scheme. This project by Sadolin refashions two modest IVAR cabinets into a chic credenza.Continue to 17 of 21 below.
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Invest in New HardwareContinue to 18 of 21 below.
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Nursery Room StorageContinue to 19 of 21 below.
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Scandinavian StyleContinue to 20 of 21 below.
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Decoupage HackContinue to 21 of 21 below.
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