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Last Updated on August 4, 2022

Desks can be so expensive, but these amazing DIY Ikea desk hacks will give you a stylish workspace on a small budget! These Ikea desk ideas are some of the best I have seen. 

This year when we decided my twin girls needed separate rooms I gave up my office to Avery's bedroom I started looking for new desks for my “new” office (also known as my twin girls' old playroom). I had trouble finiding exactly what I was looking for in a desk, so I turned to my old stand-by favorite–Ikea desk hacks.

I could not believe how many amazing ideas there are out there! Ikea products are SO versatile, and so many other bloggers have come up with some amazing Ikea desk hacks! In fact, the desk in my old office was also an Ikea desk hack, but I decided to go even bigger and bolder this time. I seriously love that you can customize Ikea pieces easily, and create your own Ikea desk hack that will fit your space and your style perfectly! I pulled together a list of my favorites to share with you. Get ready to get majorly inspired by these 14 Ikea desk hacks!

14 Inspiring Ikea Desk Hacks

1. Ikea Kitchen Countertop and Drawers into a Desk by Kaleidoscope Living

IKEA desk hack using kitchen countertop and drawers

2. IKEA Stuva Printer Cart by I Heart Organizing

IKEA stuva printer cart desk hack

3. Desk Out of Hemnes Dressers by Jones Design Company

IKEA desk hack using hemnes drawer units

4. Nailhead Door with Sawhorse Legs by Dwellings by Devore

IKEA desk hack with trestle legs

5. Gold IKEA Desk Hack by Just Bella

IKEA desk hack with gold legs

6. Gold IKEA Desk Hack by Personally Andrea

easy IKEA desk hack

7. DIY Plywood Desk + Ikea Nordli Drawers by Growing Spaces

plywood ikea desk

8. Slim IKEA Desk Hack by Undeclared Panache

IKEA desk hack hairpin legs

9. Glam Malm Desk by Ikea Hackers

IKEA desk hack

10. Ikea Desk with Plank Top and Copper Pulls by The Gathered Home

simple IKEA desk hack

11. Rast Hack Craft Room Desk by Addison Meadows Lane

simple IKEA desk hack

12. Complete Workspace by Rambling Renovators

IKEA workstation

13. Organized Craft Space by Rosehips & Petticoats

IKEA desk crafting station

14. We gave my office a makeover and changed out the IKEA desk you saw at the beginning of this post with a new IKEA desk! We love the bright white and all the storage this combination gives us. We still used IKEA Alex drawer units, but now they are white instead of black. We paired the Alex drawer units with Linmonn desktops to form our individual desks. Then the middle section is formed with an IKEA Kallax bookshelf and another Linmonn desktop.

Double IKEA desk and

Aren't those Ikea desk hacks amazing?! I seriously love them all. IKEA desk hacks are perfect no matter your need or budget (so are these 50 creative IKEA hacks and these IKEA built-in bookcase hacks). There is literally something for every price point and space. I am continually inspired by the amazing things people are doing with simple pieces. Aren't you? Need more office inspiration?

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