The IKEA Expedit (lately reborn as the Kallax) has, like a lot of classics, an incredibly simple design. And like a lot of IKEA pieces, it lends itself to all kinds of different uses—some of which you may have not even thought of. Here are 15 different ways to put your Kallax bookcase to work all over the house, in all kinds of ways.
Reclaimed gate as headboard? Kinda cool. I really like the lighting idea. Not as much as I like the sconces idea, though, but this would allow for moving the furniture around instead of forcing the bed to always stay in one place.