Quick Ikea Office Chair Hack

Custom Ikea Office Chair

I swore I wasn’t going to buy an Ikea office chair. I was going to scour the web for some vintage Eames beauty or something like that. But darnit if that Ikea siren song didn’t call: “simple, comfortable, modern… affordable…” And you can walk out the door with it the day you need it.

I really do think the Patrik Swivel chair is all of those things. Up top, at least. But its base could look better.

Ikea Office Chair

Custom painting an Office Chair

Rustoleum’s Metallic spray paint in Brass is the best gold. I love how it turned out, and it couldn’t have been easier: because it’s Ikea, the base is already apart from the chair and ready for painting!

I can’t wait to show you how our Vitsoe-inspired office shelves turned out.

P.S. Other home design posts you may have missed: our home tour, a fresh bed, and new lighting.

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