The wife decided that our 2 year-old daughter needed a table of her own. A proper place for her to draw, eat and play. So, off we went to Ikea on the Good Friday weekend. We went at night, expecting the crowd to be less but it makes no difference. It was still crowded.
The wife wanted to buy a Mammut table and 2 chairs.
But I saw another table nearby. It was made of pine and looks solid. What caught my eye was the height of the table can be adjusted. This allows the table to grow along with the child. The wife and I had a quick discussion and we decided on this other table. Its called the Sansad.
Cash and carry. Flat packed.
Inside the box.
Comes with instructions and...
the rest of the screws and dowels.
The adjustable legs.
According to the instructions, I had to start on the frame first. Had some help.
After the frame is ready, it is screwed on to the tabletop.
The side legs goes up next.
Preparing another frame that is attached to the 4 legs.
Another view of the table underside.
Next goes the colourful legs. These legs can be adjusted to 3 heights.
View of the final product
Given the final test of approval.
Overall, spent around 2.5 hours fixing the table together.
Please view our other Ikea related items and project on this blog
1) Ikea Orgel Table Lamp here. Ideas to replace the original lampshade.
2) Ikea Samtid Lamp here. Replacement of lampshade.
2) Ikea Ljusa Hang Powered Flashlight here. No more batteries.
4) Ikea Stuva Wordrobe for the kids, here.