IDEAS & inspiration

Organize your living to make space for joy
Organize your living to make space for joy

Determined to combat the clutter? Need to restore order in a messy cabinet? Want to streamline daily routines? These ideas and storage heroes might just be the answer to your organizing resolutions.

Get the party started with FREKVENS
Get the party started with FREKVENS

Music is one of the most powerful cultural forces in society. It is something that unites people and amplifies emotions. Wouldn't go a day without music? Meet FREKVENS, a collection that contains everything you need to start a party, anywhere you go.

Make it smart from the start
Make it smart from the start

The entrance area is the first and the last space we see in our home – it greets us as we enter and says goodbye when we leave. A harmonious interior helps to relax when stepping into home, but how can the entrance area contribute to the overall sustainability in your home? It is a great not only for storage but also for waste sorting systems. With several containers, you can create your own individual sorting system depending on the sorting rules in your country. A smart idea for homes with small kitchen and for more motivation to remember to bring the waste out!

Celebrate New Year’s Eve in style
Celebrate New Year’s Eve in style

The countdown has begun! Let the year end on a high note and prepare for the next one: full of promise. Happy New Year!

A table set for the holidays
A table set for the holidays

There’s so much going on during the holiday season, and so many things we want to have time for. So, go for simple and easy if you can – like a table setting that’s both quick and pretty.

Celebrate in style with these trendy Christmas table ideas
Celebrate in style with these trendy Christmas table ideas

Are you ready to decorate your dining table for Christmas? Let us share some trendy ideas on how to create an astonishing holiday table.

New ways to wrap
New ways to wrap

Take a moment to enjoy the results of wrapped gifts long before they are planned to be opened. There are so many ways to make it happen this season! Try something new, and go for a more sustainable alternative, like incorporating the wrapping as a part of the gift. Could it be a reusable box or kitchen towel, or maybe even a set of glowy string lights?

It's time to decorate your home!
It's time to decorate your home!

Decorating for the holidays can be a quite personal process. Whether you like a “less-is-more”, minimal approach, or full-on holiday glam, we’ve got a little something for everyone.

One big and happy family
One big and happy family

In the last episode of the IKEA interior makeover show, we visit a big family in Riga. In this family, there are four children and a fifth on the way. A while ago, the family apartment was renovated, but, unfortunately, the renovation was not finished. Now the family would like to be prepared for the new family member who will join them at the end of December.

When Christmas tree is not a tree
When Christmas tree is not a tree

It is hard to imagine Christmas without a Christmas tree, isn't it? But every year, we face ourselves with the same dilemma. Which one to choose: real or artificial? If it is difficult to decide, there is one more option for you. Be original and choose one of the alternative trees to decorate your home a bit different than the last year.