How To: Hack a Pax Wardrobe for Toy Storage

How To: Hack a Pax Wardrobe for Toy Storage

Tammy Everts
Oct 16, 2008

This is our favorite kind of hack: one that doesn't involve a hammer, saw, or screwdriver. Andy wrote in to Ikea Hacker about his nifty discovery that the Pax wardrobe is compatible with the Trofast bins, making it a fantastic -- and huge! -- toy storage cabinet.

The great thing about the Pax is that there are so many finishes and door options to choose from. We're showing it here in a sleek beech finish ($190):

And check it out with a set of eight (count 'em, eight!) Trofast bins ($3 each):

The best things about this hack? That you can close the door and pretend all the toys have gone away, if only till the next morning.

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