Between a major update to the beloved FRAKTA bag coming in 2018 and a new line inspired by 70s textile patterns, there's been a lot to keep fans excited these last few months. But the Scandinavian powerhouse's latest collection may just be it's most daring yet.
The brand announced it's for a new furniture line, debuting in March 2018, and you'll want to prepare yourself, IKEA lovers, because these pieces are a tad more quirky than your average BILLY bookcase.
In case you didn't know, Akerlund is the woman responsible for some of the music world's most iconic looks, from to that had everyone talking about Beyonce's "Lemonade" album.
Called OMEDELBAR, the Stockholm-born fashionista's limited-edition collection will feature large glass hats, red lip-shaped cushions, 3D-printed hand-shaped jewelry displays, not to mention a leather-studded chair and a B-shaped lamp.
“It’s a collection that allows for not taking life so seriously," Akerlund says. "I want people to have a little fun in their lives. You can get one hand and put it on the wall, or 100 hands and turn it into a piece of art. Buy one lip pillow, or buy 20 to create a lip pillow ocean. Fill the hat with anything: from apples to your collection of buttons, to your bathroom essentials. It’s really all up to you.”
A little eccentric? Yes, but that doesn't mean we love it any less than our usual IKEA staples. Keep scrolling for the full look at Akerlund's upcoming collection.