These Are the Very Best 2019 IKEA Hacks

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Found: The very best IKEA hacks to hit the do-it-yourself scene in 2019. So, grab your glue, pull out the paints, and pick your project. Your home decor game is about to be elevated with these easy, relatively inexpensive DIYs.

1. Makeover a Sjalvstandig stool using colorful yarn.

2. Give the Arkelstorp console table a bleached wood look.

3. Create a succulent wall planter using the Ribba frame.

4. Put some modern glam into the Duktig play kitchen with marble and brass accents.

5. Freshen up the Vittsjö shelf using chalk spray paint.

6. Add organic sophistication to the Ypperlig stool using macramé cord.

7. Make a handy farmhouse kitchen workstation from the Bror work bench.

8. Design a planter using the Rundlig serving bowl and the Utvandig bowl.

9. Use chalk paint to sweeten up this Flisat stool.

10. Marry cane webbing with a Besta storage unit to create this gorgeous storage cabinet.

11. Turn Taulov or Sortsö rugs into fringed bench pillows.

12. Add hand-lettered labels to IKEA 365+ glass jars.

13. Be a dream maker to your kids with a Kura bed makeover.

14. Build a "roof" on the Ivar shelving unit.

15. Place dowels on the beloved Billsta table.

16. Help the Havsta console table look design-worthy using cane.

17. Turn a Rajtan spice jar into a trendy match striker.

18. Change the Raskog cart into a swanky outdoor drinks station.

19. Upgrade the Lurvig cat house.

20. Use Luröy bed slats to make a vertical outdoor garden.

21. Bring a fresh new feeling to the Nesna table with cane.

22. Elevate the Alseda stool from floor pad to coffee table.

23. Add black marble contact paper and gold paint to the Vittsjö coffee table.

24. Turn a bamboo box into a standing planter.

25. Makeover the Mackapär shoe cabinet into a gorgeous bedroom dresser using wood dowels.

26. Style the Skogsta bench with paint and rope.

27. Put the Ivar panel at the head of your bed with a cane accent.

28. Create a boho pendant lamp from a Kanelstang plant stand.

29. Take the Oddvald trestle and make it into a modern planter.

30. Make coasters and wall planters from Fryken baskets.

31. Build modern shelves from the Sammanhang tray stand.

32. Create an entire shelving unit using two Hejne shelves.

33. Help the Gladom table go glam with gold and marble.

34. Convert IKEA 365+ glass containers with Scandi-inspired designs.

35. Marry the Mosslanda picture ledge with Kampig wall hooks to create a gorgeous wall organizer.

36. Turn the Bullig storage box into a cute book bin for kids.

37. Upgrade a plain Ivar cabinet using cane.

38. Make a stylish plant stand from a Frosta stool.


Laurie Gunning Grossman, Hunker’s editorial director, caught the California boho minimalist bug. So, she bought a cream-colored couch. And she also lives with two kids and two dogs, so we’ll see how that decision pans out.

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