We all have that one piece of furniture that no longer seems to fit in. You bought it at a time when you had a need, and sometimes those needs change. You may be tempted to walk it down to the curbside for the karang guni man, and in the name of decluttering and simplifying our lives, this might not be a bad idea. But before you do that, take a hard look at it and think about how you can make something of it! If you’ve heard of Ikea hacks, then you know where I’m going with this! If you haven’t… take a look below!
*And if you like some of the ideas below, or are into the idea making things, I have some fun news for you. Keep reading!*
- One – Ikea Shelf + Hanging Rod
- Two – Ikea Fruit Bowl + Spray Paint + Lighting
- Three – Ikea Storage Shelf + Bench Seating
- Four – Ikea Side Table + Coat of Paint
- Five – Ikea Candle Stick + Tin Can
- Six – Ikea Posts + Hardware
Let me know your favourite Ikea hack in the comments!
Now, do you like to make things? Well, so do lots of others in Singapore! And this weekend there’s going to be a whole bunch of us getting together for the Singapore Mini Maker Faire! You should definitely check it out. Surround yourself with creative energy and who knows what you might make of it!
There you’ll see: Urban Microfarming, Ikea Hacking, the DIY Lifestyle Challenge, Sustainable Living Lab and so much more!
- Singapore Mini Maker Faire
August 4-5th, 10am – 5pm
Singapore Science Centre
Come check it out this weekend!