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Your Life Needs This Ridiculously Clever Ikea Hack

Julia O'Malley | Posted 02.09.2016 | HuffPost Home
Julia O'Malley

I'm going to admit something: I can't keep up. I've got two kids under five, a relationship, a real job, a couple of semi-real jobs, four chicke...

You Won't Believe What's Lurking Inside Your Ikea Coffee Table

Refinery29 | Posted 02.05.2016 | HuffPost Home
Refinery29

There are certain Ikea items that will always have a special place in our hearts (and homes). And, the Ikea Lack table is definitely one of those piec...

Setting Up a Home Office: The Home Depot vs. IKEA

Alla Kazovsky | Posted 01.05.2016 | HuffPost Home
Alla Kazovsky

The other night I went to The Home Depot to challenge IKEA. In the process of setting up a home office, I wanted to see if THD can serve me better. Flat packed stuff from IKEA is too obvious. No wonder there are so many IKEA "hacks" out there.

A View From Paris: Business Stepping Up

Andrew Winston | Posted 12.10.2015 | Business
Andrew Winston

The last two weeks in the City of Light have been dedicated to defying terrorism and intolerance and moving the world toward a solution to climate change.

Brandalism Campaign Points out Paradoxes of the Paris and Climate Conference

Tim Ward | Posted 12.02.2015 | Green
Tim Ward

PARIS - 2015 marks the first year global temperatures have risen 1 degree Celsius higher than the historical average. It might also mark the first yea...

Why Retailers Will Inevitably Lose The War On Thanksgiving

The Huffington Post | Dave Jamieson | Posted 11.27.2015 | Business

In the run-up to Thanksgiving this year, TJX, the parent company to discount chains Marshalls and T.J. Maxx, has been airing an advertisement about i...

Here's How Ikea's Helping Make Greek Kindergartens More Joyful

HuffPost Greece | Eline Gordts | Posted 11.19.2015 | World

ATHENS -- There was a joyful and busy atmosphere at the the premises of the Neos Kosmos municipal kindergarten in Athens last Saturday. Boxes...

Who Can Assemble Ikea Furniture Better: Lesbians Or Gays?

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Assembling Ikea furniture is notoriously challenging and endlessly frustrating.  So, Buzzfeed brought together a pair of two gay men and ...

Kids' Drawings Inspired These Adorably Awesome Plush Toys For Charity

The Huffington Post | Cameron Keady | Posted 11.06.2015 | Good News

This furniture retailer is making a global impact with some cute new products -- no assembly required. IKEA has produced a special line of 10...

Clever Ikea Hacks Everyone Should Know

Domino | Posted 11.11.2015 | HuffPost Home
Domino

Whether you're hosting in a tiny studio, or heading to dinner at mom's, a few chic touches to the decor never hurt. We rounded up a few clever ideas to help give your holiday table a little more flair. Take a look!

The Best Ikea Hacks On The Internet

This Old House | Posted 10.20.2015 | HuffPost Home
This Old House

From campaign chests to Belle's bookcase, #IkeaHacks dominate DIY blogs. We've rounded up our favorites from The Snug to share with you here.

How To Get The Look Of A $419 Eames Chair For Under $50

The Huffington Post | Julie R. Thomson | Posted 09.29.2015 | HuffPost Home

In case you've been oblivious to anything happening in decor the past 60 years, this is an Eames chair.  One of Eames' most classic designs...

We Are All Ryan Reynolds Struggling To Build This Ikea Crib

The Huffington Post | Jamie Feldman | Posted 09.22.2015 | HuffPost Home

Ryan Reynolds may look better than us while attempting the daunting task of Ikea furniture assembly, but that doesn't mean he knows how to do it bette...

What Ikea Product Names REALLY Mean

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 09.18.2015 | HuffPost Home

Grundtal? Mölby? Ikea product names can be a mouthful for the English-speaking set. But as you may not have guessed while slowly ...

Ikea Unveils Free Competitor To Apple's $99 Pencil

The Huffington Post | Alexander C. Kaufman | Posted 09.11.2015 | Business

Ikea just took a witty jab at Apple. The furniture giant's Singapore branch posted an ad on its Facebook page Thursday night that compared Apple's ne...

An Honest Craigslist Mattress Ad

Catherine LeClair | Posted 09.10.2015 | Comedy
Catherine LeClair

Selling a full-size IKEA mattress that is four years old. I've only slept with four guys in this bed, and that's honestly not that many guys. You should feel bad for me! But in my defense, I've only had the bed for the past three years.

The Ikea Dresser Hack You've Been Looking For

Homepolish | Posted 08.25.2015 | HuffPost Home
Homepolish

Custom furnishings are perfect (obviously) but pricey and unless you're a buzz saw pro, they don't exactly fit into the DIY category. Fortunately, Homepolish designers are clever, innovative and really good at using power tools.

Hilarious Puns Make Ikea Shopping Trip Way More Bearable

The Huffington Post | Jamie Feldman | Posted 08.24.2015 | HuffPost Home

Ikea, home of reasonably-priced furniture and the demise of many relationships, has officially found its number one fan. YouTube user Simonl...

Fortune Magazine's 'Change the World' List Needs More Hard Data

Andrew Winston | Posted 08.24.2015 | Business
Andrew Winston

Fortune Magazine has taken on a fascinating and very challenging task of ranking companies that are "changing the world" for the good. Their new list ...

7 Places To Shop For Home Decor That Aren't Ikea

The Huffington Post | Michelle Persad | Posted 08.11.2015 | HuffPost Home

Photo courtesy: Zara Home OK, so you just moved into a new apartment and you need home things. Namely dishtowels without stains, cups sans unive...

Knife Attack In Swedish IKEA Kills At Least Two

Reuters | Nick Robins-Early | Posted 08.10.2015 | World

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Capitalism and Climate Change: A Partnership That's Working?

Carol Pierson Holding | Posted 08.04.2015 | Green
Carol Pierson Holding

Recall the stock market crash of 2008: when consumers are afraid, they don't buy products and they don't invest. As the impact of climate change gets worse, consumers may just stop spending. As temperature extremes worsen, they might just stay home.

8 Pathetic Excuses I Made For Not Anchoring My Baby's Dresser Before it Fell on Her

Liz Kozak | Posted 07.23.2015 | Parents
Liz Kozak

In the wake of reports that two children died after IKEA dressers tipped over and fell on them, every single parent who has a child needs a reminder that an accident like this could happen to their kid. I know, because it happened to mine.

Ikea, You Tried

The Huffington Post | Damon Beres | Posted 07.23.2015 | Technology

Food and phones shouldn't mix. Ikea knows this. It's introducing a new place mat this fall that will conceal your smartphone in a little pocket. The ...

Ikea Recalls 'Malm' Dressers And Chests After Two Children Die

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 07.22.2015 | HuffPost Home

Ikea is recalling about 27 million dressers and chests following the deaths of two children who died in separate incidents after pieces of the r...