The biggest benefit to buying IKEA isn't to your wallet, it's to your creativity. The fact that IKEA stocks so many affordable lines means that you can feel free to hack, adapt and remix the different pieces to suit your needs.
But because we all know that the secret to creativity is knowing how to hide your sources, here are some ideas to get you started (don't tell anyone!). Scan the posts below to find the IKEA gear you own at home – or can pick up this weekend –and discover new ways to use and decorate your favorite IKEA finds.
Re-edited from a post originally published 4.11.16-NT