14 Brilliant IKEA Bekvam Spice Rack Hacks & Uses

 

So many IKEA products can be hacked, and that includes small items that IKEA sells such as the Bekvam spice rack! This simple, yet pretty, little storage shelf can be turned into so many brilliant things for your home!

 

The Bekvam spice rack is a natural birch wood rack, designed by IKEA to hold jars of spices.  It is a simple, yet beautiful, Nordic style rack.  

But this lovely inexpensive rack can be used for so much more than just spices.  It can be hacked, as in painted, covered in decorative paper, decoupaged, and more.  

The Bekvam spice rack can be used in any and every room of your home – your kitchen, your bathroom, your kids rooms and more.

Bekvam can be turned into a shelf for any reason. It can be used as an entryway organizer, for book shelves, jewelry, make-up and more.

Here are 14 ways that the Bekvam spice rack can be hacked, or used throughout your home!

Here below is the IKEA Bekvam spice rack as it comes.  So you can get an idea of what the basic rack looks like, straight from the store! Now take a look at all those hacks and uses!

14 Brilliant IKEA Bekvam spice rack hacks & uses

 

 

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Bekvam Keyholder DIY

DIY Mail Holder with Shelf using IKEA Bekvam Spice Rack

 

If you need a key holder and a place to store small items in your entrance hallway, the Bekvam spice rack can make a really amazing key holder.

In this DIY hack cup hooks are added for keys, and the rack is painted to match existing home decor.  You don’t even need to paint the rack if you don’t want to. Leaving it as it comes is a great Scandi design look for your home also! See the DIY tutorial right here

 

Study Space with Pegboard

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In this amazing hack, the Bekvam spice rack is being used as shelves together with a pegboard. This creates great organization and storage space in a kid’s room or office in your home.

The racks here are painted, and then really easily mounted onto the pegboard.  You can see the full DIY tutorial right here.

 

Kids Book Shelves

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Bekvam spice racks make great book shelves. They especially make great kids book shelves because they can be painted and turned into something special looking.

The great thing about using Bekvam for book shelves also is that these shelves make books so accessible to kids. Kids can see the books they want, and very easily access them!  Plus you have some really great looking book shelves! You can see the full DIY here.

 

Craft Storage

 

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If you are stuck for how to store all your crafting supplies, this is a fantastic way to use Bekvam!

You can store ribbons, or anything at all in these shelves. These shelves would also work great for storing washi tape. This is such a perfect solution for storage and organization for all your supplies! 

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Industrial Farmhouse Spice Racks

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If you love farmhouse and/or industrial decor, this hack turns the plain Bekvam spice rack into something completely different.

This hack involves painting the racks, and adding metal netting.  You can see the full hack right here.

 

Built-In Spice Rack

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This hack takes several Bekham spice racks and mounts them directly onto kitchen cabinets.  it creates a great spice storage area, that is not only functional, it also looks great. See the tutorial right here.

Related: Farmhouse Style IKEA Hacks

Kids Clothing Hanger

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In this hack, Bekvam in turned into a really handy clothing rack hanger for kids clothes!  It is just the right size to hang several small outfits, and also has a handy shelf too! See it right here.

 

Nail Polish Rack

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This is a great use for all those nail polishes you may have laying around at home! It almost seems like this rack was made for nail polish bottles! It is just the right size! See the hack right here.

 

Camera Storage

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This is a pretty amazing way to use Bekvam!  Here it is being used in a closet for cameras and camera equipment storage! This just goes to show the versatility of Bekvam!  See it here!

 

Above the Bed Book Shelves

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This is another great way to use Bekvam for shelves other than for spices! Here is another hack using it for bookshelves. This time this is over the bed, so favorite books can be stored close to hand! See it here.

More Book Shelves!

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Here is Bekvam used again as book shelves. Using several racks, mounted in a pattern, really looks stylish, as well as being so effective in storing much loved books. See it here. 

 

Recipe Book Racks

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Here is another great way to use Bekvam – by turning them into wall mounted recipe book racks.

It can be so difficult to find a place to store your recipe books in your kitchen usually, so this is a great way to do it. They look great, and now your recipe books will always be to hand! See it here.

 

Bathroom Organizer Shelf

14 Brilliant IKEA Bekvam spice rack hacks & uses

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Plant Holders

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The Bekvam spice rack is a wonderful product that IKEA sells. It is made even more wonderful by being hacked, and used for far more than just storing spices!

 

So many IKEA products can be hacked, and that includes small items that IKEA sells such as the Bekvam spice rack! This simple, yet pretty, little storage shelf can be turned into so many brilliant things for your home!

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