Balenciaga vs IKEA

Balenciaga vs IKEA

Proving fashion folks do have a sense of humor (maybe), style-minded DIY-ers have recently taken to Instagram with abandon. They're showing off makeshift items they fashioned out of IKEA's very blue, very plastic, very ubiquitous Frakta bag.

The IKEA hackers are playing off the friendly feud that erupted when Balenciaga debuted its leather version of the famed bag, but costing around $1750 instead of the original 99 cents. IKEA responded with tongue-in-cheek instructions for spotting the difference between the two.

Call it the parody that launched a thousand parodies...

arriving 3 months late for the meme ft. #alienshoulderblades #ikeabag #frakta also 3 different yellows

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#ikea #frakta #fraktaswim #summerfashion #summerstyle #beachstyle #beachlife

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Too much? #ikeafashion # ikeahack #frakta #ikeacouture # recycled #upcycle

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:D #frakta

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IKEA BACKPACK 2.0 On sale // En vente ! informe.bigcartel.com etsy.com/shop/INFORME For the next 5 customers, a IKEA TOTEBAG 2.0 OFFERED. Pour les 5 prochains clients, un IKEA TOTEBAG 2.0 offert. Handmade in France, Paris. Contact me by email or pm for more informations Pour les parisiens une remise en mains propres sera possible pour éviter les frais de ports. (Contactez moi) #IKEA #ikeafashion #ikealovers #frakta #handmade #onsale #offwhite #vêtements #designer #backpack #bag #balenciaga #cool #kitsch #kitch #styliste #stylist #unfashionable #fashion #hypebeast #love #collection #cute #ikeafrakta #art #ikeabag #fun #SS17 #festival #newcollection

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Tailor-made for my girl @aria.duan 👌 #IKEAMASK #HANDCRAFT #FRAKTA #FRAKTAMASK

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Omg - dead. 😂😂😂 rg @signeralkov

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Life essential #pleasuresnow #pleasures #ikea

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#TBT 2011 repurposed backpack made from Ikea bags... just because 💦

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Too good not to pt 2 Re-gram from @a_l_c_h_ #tbt #Ikea #BucketHatForLife

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May 08, 2017 17:18:00

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