What to Buy and Skip at Ikea
Ikea has a well-deserved reputation for outfitting homes (and filling bellies) on the cheap, with a dash of Nordic style. But even Scandinavian engineering and modern design can’t make every product a winner. Sometimes, you just get what you pay for. Keep reading to find out which Ikea products are tried-and-true hits — like the iconic Billy bookcase, which is getting a sustainability-minded redesign this year — and which ones experts and buyers say you should leave on the shelves.
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