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How to add handles to your IKEA furniture

June 27, 2021

DIY Project: How To Add Handles To IKEA Cabinets

So, you've decided to hack your IKEA drawers and you've found the perfect combination of Lux Hax Styl-Panels and handes. Drilling to add handles will require a few basic tools + our step-by-step photo instructions to help you get it right the first time.

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10 Luxury IKEA BESTÅ Hacks

April 10, 2021

10 Luxury IKEA BESTÅ Hacks

If you've got a home organisation challenge or want storage furniture with style, look no further than IKEA BESTÅ. What do you need? A TV bench? Dining console? Office storage? Sideboard? BESTÅ is your go-to! We've selected 10 projects that show just how versatile - and luxurious - BESTÅ can be. 

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Can you paint IKEA furniture? Yes!

January 19, 2020

Can you paint IKEA furniture? Yes!

Can you repaint IKEA furniture? You betcha. And it's surprisingly easy. Follow these four steps and you can transform your favourite flat-pack furniture into any colour you like. Along the way, I'll share some of my favourite IKEA paint makeovers.

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Lux Hax customers show us their KILLER IKEA KALLAX HACKS

September 02, 2019

Lux Hax customers show us their KILLER IKEA KALLAX HACKS

The IKEA Kallax range is one of the most popular of IKEA’s storage solutions. It’s modularity makes it super flexible. Plus, its clean, cubist design makes it a blank canvas ready for elevated styling - Hamptons, Boho Chic, Classic... whatever!  We take a look at some of the ways our customers have restyled IKEA Kallax into killer furniture pieces using Lux Hax Styl-Panels.

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DIY Project: Jewellery Display and Storage

September 07, 2018

DIY Project: Jewellery Display and Storage

No more necklace tangles or widowed earrings! This easy Kmart-slash-IKEA hack will turn your jewellery collection into a display-worthy piece of art and home organisation triumph!

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Why furniture "hacking" matters

November 20, 2017

Why furniture "hacking" matters

Modern lifestyles are mobile and dynamic, which is why we gravitate towards furniture that can accompany us on the journey. The trend towards simple, timeless styles reflects a desire for furniture that frees us, physically and metaphorically, from encumbrances and provides a level of freedom and flexibility to personalise our spaces.

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IKEA's toy drawing competition 2017

November 04, 2017

IKEA's soft toy drawing competition

Do you have a budding designer in the family? Break out the crayons! Ikea's competition to draw the next Sagoskatt soft toys is now open to Australian kids aged three to 12.

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Kallax + Lux Hax = Elegant Credenza

May 05, 2017

Kallax + Lux Hax = Elegant Credenza

What happens when you cross IKEA Kallax with Lux Hax? You get a stylish credenza that looks like it cost $1000+ in a designer furniture gallery. Instead, it cost only $300 and took just a couple of hours to make.

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