Kura Bed Hack FAQ

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A few years ago we found ourselves with four kids and two bedrooms. We hacked Kura beds to give each kids a cool bed, with lots of space of their own. Buzzfeed and other sites have picked up the original hack and that blog post has had hundreds of thousands of visitors. IKEA lovers from all over the world have asked us about our hack so I thought I would be helpful to collect our answers in one … [Read more...]

Kura Bed Hack to Tween Daybed-40 Days of Posts

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We rearranged our kids’ rooms last month with the goal of giving all of them more space. Sam and Elisabeth, our seven-year-old twins, still loved their Kura beds, and so did Nate, our four-year-old. But I wasn’t sure our ten-year-old, Catie, would want to keep hers. Part of the reason for the room redo was to give Catie a more tween space. Four years ago, we had hacked her Kura bed, but the … [Read more...]

Extreme Kura Makeover!

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For anyone interested, here's how our family transformed (hacked) four Kura beds into exactly what we wanted for our four kids (a pink/green garden for the girls' room and a fire engine and police car for the boys' room). So fun. I highly recommend the whole crazy process. First, we took the Kura beds out of their boxes and spray-painted all the wood. It was a spray-painting extravaganza! Made … [Read more...]