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Swede Space

IKEA’s insider tips to create a better life at home.

    Welcome to Swede Space, IKEA Canada’s series that takes you behind the design. In each episode, Kathy Davey, Head of Design at IKEA Canada, will show you three simple solutions for common design dilemmas around the home. 

    Create a better life at home and discover more #SwedeSpace videos in our YouTube series.


    Easy Entryway Fixes

      In this episode, Kathy Davey, Head of Design at IKEA Canada, tackles the Entryway - a small space where shoes and clutter rule the hall! But not for long, with some help from hidden storage, multi-functional pieces and durable & practical accessories.  


      Rental Bathroom Refresh

        In this episode, Kathy Davey, our Head of Design, tackles the rental bathroom - a space that can be difficult to customize. With open storage, no-drill storage and the right textiles, Kathy creates a stylish, functional space with personality.


        Relaxing Bedroom Oasis

          In this episode, Kathy Davey, our Head of Design, creates a stress-free bedroom sanctuary to retreat from life's hustle and bustle. More comfort, less-clutter and better light control are a few of her tips to ensure rest and relaxation, resulting in a better sleep.


          Create Atmosphere with Light and Sound

            In this episode, Kathy Davey, our Head of Design, helps boost your mood at home with light and sound. Increase productivity and create a unique atmosphere with lighting that's both statement making and functional. ​