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An IKEA Wedding Dream Come True


Many of us love IKEA for all things house. It’s affordable and offers a wide variety of large and small purchases that can bring a little extra pizzaz to our surroundings. With that said, we think this couple has taken the whole IKEA thing a bit too far…

Australian wife and husband-to-be Lynne Klanbida (that even sounds like an IKEA product name!) and Chad Martin beat over 500 entrants in a contest to win a Valentines Day 2013 wedding inside an IKEA store. The couple says “Our visits to IKEA over the years have actually brought the two of us closer together”.