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From Flash Mob Sleepovers to Interactive Shopping Tomes

 - Jan 2, 2013
After cultivating a reputation of creating low-cost and multifunctional furniture, IKEA has emerged as one of the biggest retailers in the world, leading to a wide variety of terrific IKEA inspirations. The emergence of these IKEA-inspired hacks, parodies and ads from the company itself has only grown the significance of IKEA in modern retail.

The reasonably priced, Swedish-based furniture giant has opened locations all across the globe. The minimalist, DIY furniture style has spawned many knock-offs and imitations. A favorite of students, young professionals and families alike, the genius brand has done wonders for themselves by staying in style and making affordable products that appeal to all generations.

IKEA has managed to make it an interesting experience to await the new styles featured in its catalogs at the beginning of every year.