IKEA Makeovers: A Colorful Collection of Pieces Completely Transformed by Paint

IKEA Makeovers: A Colorful Collection of Pieces Completely Transformed by Paint

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Nancy Mitchell
Aug 5, 2016
(Image credit: Sugar & Cloth)

Let's say you're not particularly crafty. You'd love to give your IKEA furniture a new look, but you're not much into chopping or drilling or slicing or sewing. We've got good news: sometimes all it takes to completely transform a piece is a little bit of paint.

Above: This idea from Sugar & Cloth is so simple but so pretty: paint each door of an IKEA cabinet in a different brilliant color.

(Image credit: BHG)

Basic IKEA shades get a boost with painted stripes, as seen on BHG.

(Image credit: Oleander + Palm)
(Image credit: Oleander + Palm)

In this bedroom makeover from Oleander + Palm, blogger Jeran spray-painted some IKEA brackets to add a small but welcome bit of color.

(Image credit: Style Me Pretty Living)

These dipped stools, from Style Me Pretty Living, will add a touch of cheerful color to any room.

(Image credit: Livet Hemma)

Livet Hemma has directions for dyeing an IKEA duvet cover in pretty much any color you desire. (Use Google Translate to get instructions in English.)

(Image credit: Style Me Pretty)

A simple rattan chair gets a completely different look, thanks to a coat of cobalt paint. Find all the details at Style Me Pretty.

(Image credit: Nalle's House)

Ombre-painted IKEA stools make for a sweet stack. DIY from Nalle's House.

(Image credit: Princess Val)

Thinking about painting laminate furniture (like this KALLAX)? Princess Val has all the tips you need.

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