D.I.Y Pet Bottle Purse

Pet bottle Purse

This is a really great D.I.Y Christmas gift idea! The PET Bottle Purse can fill many everyday needs and consists of PET bottle cut-offs and a zipper…The product was designed by Zitta Schnitt back in 2004. Her website features a great D.I.Y step-by-step tutorial (available for download – here), guiding illustrations from her tutorial is [...]

Dancing on the ceiling

Ballerina Pendants

This glowy flowy jellyfish-like pod of ballerina pendants are hanging (or maybe rather ”floating”?) from the ceiling in one of Stockholms more popular waterholes – hot spot/resto Sturehof. The design dates back to 1997 and Swedish designer Jonas Bohlin. The retail price of one individual pendant, called ”Liv Lampan” (Swedish for ”The Life Lamp”) is approx 4900SEK (about [...]

Pimp your Billy – a 10 step tutorial

Customized Billy Bookshelves

The Hack backdrop, on a personal level… I deemed my 4 old Billy shelves as: 1. a bit dingy (after years of heavy use) 2. a bit too basic (I bought them a poor student)… 3. a bit boring (being all plain n´ all..) 4. a bit insufficient and inefficient their 202cm height left wasted [...]

Some TLC & Vitamin C…

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This is the story of a weekend project that resulted in two canary yellow stools… A weekend D.I.Y project – Adding some TLC and Vitamin C I visited a local store for salvaged furniture and came across a pair of stools with woven seats. The pair were a humble 200SEK (about £16/€22). In retrospect I [...]

IKEA Ekby Shelves in 3D – Tutorial

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After having put up some IKEA Ekby Ståtlig shelves in my bathroom I found myself with some shelf leftovers… I didn´t really know what to do with them…I felt it would be a shame to throw the nice bits of solid birch wood. As the Ekby Ståtlig shelves (I had the 28cm´119cm ones) are pretty [...]

D.I.Y 30£ Pallet Dining Table -A 10-step Tutorial

ScrapHack Dining Table

This is my dining table – It cost me a rough 30€ to make. Wanna make one of your own? Follow my 10-step tutorial and you´re as good as home! What you need to D.I.Y! Tools Screwdriver / Drill An electrical orbital/Detail Sander (like this one for example) Sanding Paper Paint Brushes Spring Clamps (I [...]

D.I.Y Pallet Sofa/Bunk Bed – A 10-step Tutorial

Sofa Bed ScrapHack

Necessity is the mother of invention! I had my cousin and 2 friends of his coming over from Paris to stay at my place over a weekend. Had an idea for a sofa bed, and the need for accommodating guests made me act on it! The result is a versatile scraphack which works perfectly for [...]

IKEA Hemnes Shoe Cabinet Hack – Tutorial

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This hack consisted of making a new, seamless top board to 2 IKEA HEMNES Shoe Cabinets. It´s not the major, obvious hack – but it gives great creative opportunity for customization. The idea for the hack started as I wanted to buy an additional HEMNES Shoe Cabinet (I had already one). The design of the [...]

IKEA Gorm D.I.Y Tub Front Panel – Tutorial

GORM Front Panel (5)

Although I do love scrap – I also hack other stuff every now and then. Recently I made a Bathtub Front Panel from GORM shelves I found on sale at IKEA (on sale they were 9SEK / 1Euro a piece). My total cost of the hack was about 40€ (approx $55/£35pounds). However, the same effect [...]

D.I.Y Pallet Coffee Table – A 7-step Tutorial

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The first ScrapHack was a coffee table. Want one too? It´s an easy, no-fuss construction. If you find some good scrap – I´ll help with the hack – Just follow the pictures and see how I did it. Step 1. Find Two Scrap Pallets The ones I used didn´t really match in terms of size, [...]

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