When we asked a few of our favorite designers what their all-time, must-have Ikea product was, blogger Shavonda Gardner said, “Oh boy! That’s like asking me choose a favorite child!” With its plentiful offerings of affordable furniture
, on-trend collaborations
, and of course, endless ways to hack accessible furniture
to make it more personalized, Ikea is pretty much everyone’s go-to for home goods galore.
We tasked these designers with the difficult job of choosing their top pick. Take it from the pros: These items, from the basic essentials to stylish newer pieces, are tried-and-true favorites. Check out some of the best (and most versatile!) things to buy at Ikea right now.