How-To Geek

Hack a Laundry Hamper into a Light Tent, Redux

Last week we showed you a clever way to turn a laundry hamper into a light tent. If that method involved too much modifying for your taste, this new hamper-based technique is as simple as it gets.

IKEAHacker reader Shirley Cambell used two IKEA SKUBB laundry hampers. The hampers are already constructed using a white cloth so all you need do is buy two of them, clip them together, and open one of the side panels to create an open ended box. Hit up the link below for more pictures and step-by-step instructions.

Photography Light Box [IKEAHackers]

Jason Fitzpatrick is warranty-voiding DIYer and all around geek. When he's not documenting mods and hacks he's doing his best to make sure a generation of college students graduate knowing they should put their pants on one leg at a time and go on to greatness, just like Bruce Dickinson. You can follow him on if you'd like.

  • Published 02/28/12

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