Archive for the ‘Member Projects’ Category

iKitchens, Etc Wins 2013 Coty Award for IKEA Kitchen

Monday, February 4th, 2013 by Susan

Huge congrats to IKEAFANS member ikitchensetc, owner of iKitchens, Etc. on winning the 2013 COTY award for the NorthEast region for this gorgeous LIDINGO White IKEA Kitchen. Read on for the project description, more photos, and how to see more of iKitchen’s work! Read the rest of this entry »


1840 Farmhouse Kitchen

Wednesday, December 5th, 2012 by A of K

Yes, it’s IKEA! With a lot of clever planning, a few modifications and a gorgeous slate to work with, IKEAFANS member Brickman House has put together a fantabulous IKEA kitchen. A combination of LIDINGO white and TIDAHOLM black brown coupled with NUMERAR countertops (died with India Ink on the perimeter) creates a showcase kitchen in this 19th century farmhouse. Click through to see more pictures, and to find out where to learn more about this kitchen.

Editor’s Note: This is an oldie but goodie, originally published in September 11, 2010. Enjoy!

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Screw this! No, really.

Thursday, June 14th, 2012 by Susan

akurum-pullout-template-screw-placementIKEA Fans member, Keithisconfuseden (who is building his own house btw, go Keith!), posted the picture above with a plaintive cry, “This can’t possibly be right!” Well, Keith – you’re wrong. BUT, you’re not alone. Read on to find out how the implausible is totally and completely plausible.  Read the rest of this entry »


Unique IKEA Kitchen Design? It doesn’t Yurt!

Monday, May 7th, 2012 by Susan

IKEA Kitchen in a Yurt Dwelling

Or does it?  A question, yes, but really more of a challenge:  Can YOU help create a more well rounded design?

We usually blog about awesome projects that our members have completed and shared with the community, but this time we’d like to be a bit more “rounded” in our coverage.  This time we bring you an awesomely unique project that’s still in the design stages.  Join the community in helping juniper232 bring life to a dream kitchen in the round!

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True Love, IKEA Geek Style

Friday, February 24th, 2012 by Susan

Says IKEA Fan Marina on her blog and in her letter to us, “Although Ikea has tons of virtues, their website is certainly not one of them. … After going crazy figuring out what we could place in our tiny kitchen for storage, I felt the need of a time-saver application as the Ikeameter. I was seating in our Kivik sofa, and told Fer:

‘It’d be so awesome if I could just enter my measures and Ikea told me what products fit! I’m sick of searching!’ and he told me: ‘I could do that for you…’,”

Ah, true love…(deep sigh!!!). I wish I’d had this story up for Valentine’s Day, but I post it today as a post-Valentine’s Tribute to true love of the kind only another IKEA Fan could understand. Leave a comment if you’d love it if your guy did this for you, ladies! Read on to see how Fer solved Marina’s problem and how to get the app…

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