And the no. 1 IKEA hack of 2008 goes to …

Thank you all 3144 of you who voted for your favourite IKEA hack of 2008. The poll is closed and we have a winner!

Pinot and Dita’s fabric wall art is your favourite hack of the year, garnering over 20% of the votes, with Steffen’s coffee table train a close contender at 14% of votes.

I am also very, very happy that for the first time since I started Ikeahacker in 2006, I am able to give a gift to the well-deserving hacker of the year. Thanks to Geoff from, who runs an online store specialising in decorative accents for Ikea furniture. Woohoo!

Congrats Pinot and Dita! You guys win up to $100 worth of your choice of accents from the Grippiks store. Happy shopping and we hope to see more hacks from you.