19 Beautiful IKEA Tarva Hacks

 

The IKEA Tarva series features 3 gorgeous chest of drawers.  They come in solid wood pine, and they are the perfect starting piece to hack! Here are 19 Terrific IKEA Tarva hacks!

 

The Tarva series comes in 3 different styles/models. There is a double 6 drawer dresser, a 3 drawer dresser, and a 5 drawer dresser.

Each Tarva is made from a natural color solid pine wood.  They are beautiful already in their simplicity, but they just cry out to be hacked into something more special!

Here are 19 hacks taking the IKEA Tarva dresser, and turning them into something so much more amazing and unique for your home.

 

19 Beautiful IKEA Tarva hacks and makeovers

 

 

 

19 Beautiful IKEA Tarva hacks and makeovers

 

 

 

Tarva Mid Century Dresser

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Who would know that this beautiful and stylish Mid Century style dresser started out its life as a simple Tarva 3 drawer dresser!

In this hack the main part of the dresser (the drawer unit) has been painted white. The bottom of the dresser legs section has been stained in a darker wood color. The addition of lovely long brass handles to the final piece has made this dresser so much more special. See the complete DIY tutorial right here

Gorgeous Green Dresser

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This gorgeous green dresser hack is the perfect way to showcase the Tarva 6 drawer double dresser.  

In this clever hack, the dresser has been painted a beautiful green color. The addition of special knobs to the dresser has turned it into an amazing piece of furniture. See the full hack here  

 

DIY Cane Dresser

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This cane dresser is absolutely beautiful! The dresser has been stained, and the drawer fronts have been replaced with cane webbing.  New handles are also added to create this lovely piece of furniture. See the DIY tutorial right here.

 

Tarva Overlay Dresser

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This gorgeous Tarva hack is using overlays to really jazz up the dresser and make it extra special and stylish.

This is using the Tarva 6 drawer double dresser.  The dresser has been painted, and the overlays added on all the drawer fronts.

New stylish handles have been added to fully complete this beautiful project.  You can see the full DIY  here.
(If you are wondering about the overlays – read my post here on all the companies that sell products to upgrade and hack your IKEA with!)

 

Trendy Green Tarva

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Green definitely seems to be a favored color for painting dressers!  For very good reason – it is beautiful and stylish, and it goes with so many home decors.

This DIY hack once again takes the 6 drawer double Tarva dresser.  

 

Simple Gray Dressers

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Here is a hack for the Tarva 5 drawer chest.  A simple grey wash and new handles is all this beauty needs! You can see it here on Instagram.

 

Stained Tarva Dresser

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This is a truly beautiful hack done by staining the Tarva 6 drawer double dresser in a darker wood color.

This hack has also added some front pieces onto the drawers, stained the dresser a darker wood stain, new feet added, and new handles added too. You can see the complete hack here.  

Beautiful Blue Tarva

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Here is a hack for a beautiful blue Tarva dresser.  This hack shows you how much just painting something can really change it.  See the DIY tutorial right here.

 

Farmhouse Style Tarva

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This is a beautiful hack taking the Tarva 3-drawer chest.  This hack has turned it into a more farmhouse style dresser, with a beautiful dark wood top and new handles. You can see the complete DIY tutorial right here.

 

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Painted Mountain Tarva

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Another great way to hack it! Paint it with a design!  This beautiful painted Tarva can be seen here on Instagram.

 

Tarva Night Stand

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If you need a nice spacious night stand, that is stylish as well as functional, this is the perfect IKEA hack for you!

This hack has turned the Tarva 3 drawer chest into a beautiful spacious nightstand.   There is lots of storage room with the 3 drawers, lots of space on top, and it looks so gorgeous. See the DIY right here.

 

Classy Black Tarva

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This classy black hack to the Tarva 3 drawer dresser has been done just by painting the dresser black, and adding new legs and drawer handles.  Classy black looks great everywhere! You can see the complete DIY tutorial here.  

 

Mid Century Makeover

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This is another beautiful hack for the 6 drawer double Tarva chest of drawers. This one turns the dresser into a lovely Mid Century dresser.

The paint has been sprayed on the dresser in this hack, which creates a much smoother finish on the piece.  Again beautiful handles have been added to the chest, to give it a better look. You can see the DIY tutorial right here.

 

Ombre Delight

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A beautiful way to use paint to jazz up the Tarva!  This one is using an ombre look of different shades of pink.  An absolutely perfect way to hack the 5 drawer cabinet!  See it here on the IKEA site.

 

VW Van

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Here is a great way to make Tarva so different! This hack has painted it into a VW van!  Perfect for not just a kids room – you may want it for yourself! You can see it here on Instagram.

 

Two Shade Mid Century

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This hack shows you how to do something a little differently with hacking Tarva. This is 2 colors in an unusual way, to create a lovely Mid Century piece.  See the hack here.

 

Pretty In Pink

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Here is another colorful paint job for Tarva.  This hack turns it into a beautiful pink nursery dresser!  See the DIY Tutorial right here.

 

How to Stain IKEA Tarva

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This DIY here shows you how to stain an IKEA Tarva dresser.  This hack is taking the IKEA Tarva 5 drawer chest and staining it beutifully.

 

Fabric Panelled Tarva

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Another creative way of hacking Tarva is to not just paint it – but to also add fabric panels to it!

This dresser with fabric panelled drawers is so pretty and stylish. You can see the DIY tutorial right here.

 

 

 

The IKEA Tarva series features 3 gorgeous chest of drawers.  They come in solid wood pine, and they are the perfect starting piece to hack! Here are 19 Terrific IKEA Tarva hacks!

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