We've seen our fair share of IKEA hacks throughout the years, but if there's one piece that's managed to consistently surprise us with a never-ending cycle of fresh ideas and reinventions, the Pax system would have to be it. So we scouted out just a few of our favorite revamps of the timeless storage solution to hopefully inspire a little project of your own. Take a look!
A wall-to-wall Pax system cleverly disguises the slanted roof of this attic bedroom. Behind the scenes, a few handy updates to the shelving unit allow the structure to complement the sloping ceiling, imparting the room with a more uniform and highly functional feel.
A captivating shade of blue steals the spotlight in this mid-century modern kitchen outfitted with an eclectic scheme. Who would've thought that a Pax system could result in a storage solution as vibrant and chic as this?
Inspired by Jenny Komenda's ode to the Pax, one blogger took to her light-filled San Francisco master bedroom with a major DIY that followed suit. Outfitting the panels of the closet with mirrored slabs and a captivating shade of teal for the borders, the wardrobe was instantly transformed. The addition of the brass bar pulls put in the perfect finishing touch!
Within an exclusively monochrome space, subtle metallic details or contrasting accents can surely go a long way. Here, oversized handles revamp the wall-to-wall storage solution with a much-needed lustrous detail against the whitewashed finish of the room's decor.
A wooden base elevates (both physically and aesthetically!) an otherwise simple Pax system into a mid-century modern accent piece. Nestled into a compact nook, the storage unit is paired with a set of wooden floating shelves for a well-balanced feel. Note the ultra chic finishing touch the knobs provide!
Just further proof that something as simple as wallpaper can totally reinvent a piece. Here, an eclectic pattern coupled with a complementary pair of metallic handles impart this Pax system with an elegant finish.
Swedish company Superfront provides an array of style-focused replacements for a wide selection of IKEA items, Pax included! From subtly patterned cabinet fronts to chic pulls and legs, consider it a must for your next DIY!
Warm wood details extend a subtle hint of country chic to this modern bedroom. From the mid-century details of the furnishings to the polished concrete backdrop of the room, the stained wooden finish of these doors blend right in with the surrounding decor.