Archive for the ‘ikea’ Category


Friday, February 12th, 2010

Maya emailed me about a new blanket at Ikea that is super dope.

The Henny!

I want it, it makes my eyes go all wonky with greed. I’m also interested in checking out this for the patio. I’m wondering if I can hack a wood top for it. An exploratory trip to Ikea may be in order.

DIY Shelf

Thursday, October 15th, 2009

Check it out!

Another Ace Hotel inspired shelving unit from the blog Ascot Friday. I’m going to take a little credit for inspiring this awesome project, you know, cause I’m just a bit of a narcissist. She did a great job, it looks so very lovely and is super budget friendly. Anyone can really do this pretty simply.

What really peaked my interest is that rad typography poster.

Looks like it’s the new OLUNDA poster from Ikea. I have to admit it’s the first print from Ikea I’ve ever really considered buying. Now I’ve got to see it in person…

Jute Rug

Monday, October 5th, 2009

I threw the jute TÅRNBY rug I picked up at Ikea in the living room. The cowhide that was here before ended up in the bedroom.

I like this big Ikea jute rug so far. I think I might want to layer it with a kilim or a white cowhide to break up all the brown naturalness that’s happening.

Like so perhaps…


Or like this, which we’ve all seen – but with way less zebra and expensive beni ouarain rugs…