1. Geometric Pouf
Want a spot to rest your feet without splurging on a budget-breaking buy? This DIY pouf from upgrades an IKEA footstool to create this geometric, black-and-white pouf.
2. Modern Vanity
If you're looking for a chic alternative to your standard vanity, check out this super-glam IKEA creation from . She paired the shelving with old-school wooden legs and a sheepskin-covered bench to create a gorgeous place to spend your mornings.
3. Tea Chest
Tea people know: Storing your tea neatly can be a challenge. That's why we love this colorful tea chest from so much. Taking an IKEA chest of drawers (sadly, not currently available through official channels in the US) and adding a bright burst of color to the front makes an ingenious solution to any tea storage problem.
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4. Mid-Century Coffee Table
It's rare you get something so classy from IKEA's seen-everywhere coffee table, but blogger 's pulled it off. By removing the lower shelf and attaching wooden tapered legs, she created a mid-century classic that's entirely modern.
5. Play Kitchen
IKEA's play kitchen is a godsend for parents with kitchen-oriented kids, but why not make it a little snazzier? did just that, adding subway tile, a metallic gold-painted faucet, mood lighting, and itty-bitty accessories to make the perfect grown-up kitchen for little ones.
6. White & Brass Dresser
Here's a simple one with huge impact: Blogger Sarah Sherman Samuel of upgraded the plain-wood chest with a coat of white paint and some brass knobs. The end result? Stunning.
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7. Mid-Century Bar Cabinet
We're in love with 's beautiful bar cabinet, which uses brass knobs and faux bois gold foil wrapping paper to create a high-style (and easy to make!) addition to any living room.
8. Patterned Side Table
transformed this quirky IKEA side table into a gold-patterned statement piece using only masking table and gold paint to make a fantastic addition to any hallway or living room.
9. Gold & Marble Coffee Table
It's totally possible to have a sleek gold-and-glass coffee table (with a marble bottom!) without spending a fortune. Just look at for proof: She updated the nesting tables with gold spray paint and a marble slab to create a classic — but still inexpensive — look.
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10. Patterned Ottoman
Blogger took a rough find from IKEA's as-is section and made it shine. By adding some cheerful floral fabric, she made a boring ottoman so much more interesting.
11. Rustic Card File Drawers
Here's another MÖPPE update: found their birch wood boring (rightfully so!), so she transformed them into these gorgeous, rustic card file drawers, complete with brass pulls. What a great place to store small items!
12. TV Console
We're obsessed with this amazing makeover from , who took an ugly black console and made it light and airy, with offset gold legs. It's an amazing makeover that proves how much difference a coat of white paint makes.
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13. Floating Credenza
Who needs legs? This floating credenza from updates the BESTÅ shelf unit with a stained wooden panel to create a beautiful statement piece — with plenty of secret storage. We'll take two, thanks!