Amanda, We were at Michelle and Dan's last night, enjoying Valentines Day in their hot tub. The guys were talking about who-knows-what and Michelle and I got on the topic of house stuff... She reminded me about the world of Ikea hacks. She had seen this awesome dresser that had been given an update with simple trim and some paint. Did you know that their is an entire website devoted to ikea transformations? See Ikeahackers.net
Pinterest is another fantastic resource: plug in ikea hacks and the possibilities are endless. Here are some greats:
Steph Macgregor used to always use the saying "cheap and cheerful" when it came to finding something great and reasonable. That's what I think about Ikea purchases. And with a simple hack some of them can appear "luxe and lovely."