Ikea Hack: Besta Desk

This Ikea desk is so properly named the “Besta” because it is seriously the best. And it actually got even better this week, as I added some personal touches to the already sleek and functional design! But let’s back up for a sec…. So I have been in great need of a new desk, since my last one (scored by my dad free on the sidewalk – thanks dad!) was a little too small for me. It also didn’t have any storage space so I found that my computer was always competing with paperwork. And where was I supposed to

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Project: Dining Room Bench

Hooray, the bench is done! We can officially host a party for 3! 😉 So the hunt for the perfect chairs to match our dining room farmhouse table is still underway, but progress has been made, in that we now have a bench! Alright, let’s do this. 1. I found this bench on Craigslist, originally from Ikea for $70, but mine for $15. The bench was a little sad looking, but that was quite alright because I knew that finding a bench that would already match the color of the new table, and have

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