8 Good Things at IKEA

We have a confession: We really don't get the IKEA adoration. Our last visit reminded us that we don't like particleboard and plastic (with a couple of exceptions noted below), and that we don't believe in buying furniture if it's not going to last. However, we do love eight (cheap!) things at the Swedish store...
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• Dish scrubbers (which we think should be disposable -- although recyclable would be better)

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LETTEN Squeegees

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VIREN Toilet brushes (again, disposable is good)

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• Wooden hangers

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RIBBA frames

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• The lighting like the SEPTIM Pendant Lamp and the FAS Clamp Lamp
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VALTER Brackets

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STRIPA Wall Shelves (we blogged them here)

We also loved their simple wood peg racks, linen curtains, and cotton IRIS window shades, but alas, they all seem to have vanished.

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