IKEA Latt Table and Chair Hacks – 12 Ways to Do It

Ikea Latt table and chair sets are so fun to hack! Here are 12 ways to add fun, personality, and function to plain Ikea Latt.

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Ikea Latt table and chair sets are a great alternative to their more expensive counterparts and like any Ikea furniture can be customized in so many fun ways!

Nearly every household I know who has young kids has the Ikea Latt table. They are such a great bang for your buck! At $25, you get space for the kids to call their own – to play, paint and eat!

Unfortunately, it doesn’t look even a fraction of the “fun” it offers. It is made of unfinished pine and white acrylic boards and like most Ikea furniture are a blank canvas for your creativity.

Ikea Latt hacks are very close to my heart because they are the very reason I stumbled into the world of blogging. The rest as they say…. is history…

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IKEA Latt Makeover Ideas –

Painted IKEA Latt Table –

The easiest way to update the Ikea Latt table and chairs. Amanda from Love and Renovations added simple paint and gave it gold dipped legs.A simple Ikea Latt makeover idea - many more ideas in this post!

Upholstered IKEA Latt Table and Chairs –

Take the painted Ikea Latt table one step further and add upholstery and color with a fun fabric.

Just cover the white acrylic in the seats with fabric before assembling like I did for this chevron Ikea Latt hack.

How to – Simply cut fabric to size and hot glue to the seat. You can cut off the back of the chairs for stool if you wish.Love this easy fabric covered Ikea Latt hack. Make stools out of the chairs! Genius!

Or go ahead and add some soft cushions for the little bottoms like this colorful Ikea Latt hack. By the way… this right here is the history I was referring to! My very first project. Read all about it in the postA super quick Ikea Latt makeover. You have to check out this Ikea Latt Hack!

Protect the pretty fabric with a coat of iron-on vinyl like in this pretty pink and purple butterfly table and chair set to match a little girl’s room.

Sources -Fabric is from Joann and the paint colors are – Rustoleum Berry Pink and GrapeLove this pink and purple Ikea Latt makeover for a girls room! So cute!

Or a back to school version in gender-neutral color scheme-

Sources – Fabric is from Joann’s. Paint colors – Valspar’s Luscious Green, Classic Red and Rustoleum’s Sun Yellow.Such a cute Ikea Latt makeover - back to school pattern

Stained IKEA Latt Ideas –

Painting not your thing? Ikea Latt is super easy to stain as well! I love this Ikea Latt makeover by Jenn from My Fabuless Lifestained Ikea Latt makeover idea - see 12 other cool hack ideas!

IKEA Latt Table Updates –

Not just the chairs, the tables can get a fun update too!

The easiest way is to simply add chalkboard paint!Easy chalkboard Ikea Latt makeover - So easy!

Or add fun patterned paper to the top like The Sweetest Digs and Milk and Mascara.Decoupaged Ikea Latt table and chair makeover - love these Ikea hacks!

Legos are always a win… Love this makeover by Occasionally CraftyIkea Latt hack with lego table - check out this and 11 other ideas!

Create an art station with this Ikea Latt hack with a paper roll and organization as seen on Mum’s GrapevineIkea Latt makeover with paper roll and art supply storage

I kind of saved the best for last! This light up Ikea Latt table by Hobby Mommy Creations is AMAZING!This is genius!! Light up Ikea Latt table hack!

So there you have it!!

SO MANY ways to makeover the simple Ikea Latt table and chair set.

Which one is your favorite?

Have you done one of these? I would love to see!

Check Out More IKEA Latt Table and Chair Set Hacks and Makeovers –

15 ways to makeover Ikea Latt by Apartment Therapy 

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Ikea Latt table and chair sets are so fun to hack! Here are 12 ways to add fun, personality, and function to plain Ikea Latt.

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  1. Great projects! That light up one is awesome and I love the ones with the dipped legs 🙂

  2. Very cool. the colors were so wow!! Kids will even be more fun and enjoy the space all the more. What a great idea. Thank you for the inspiration.

  3. Anika nice share. I really like all of the makeovers but the light up Ikea Latt table by Hobby Mommy Creations is indeed an amazing creation. Kids will love it for sure.

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