Ways to Use Ikea Items in the Bathroom. Homeowners and apartment dwellers alike are always looking for fun and creative ways to add personality throughout their spaces and none is quite as challenging as the bathroom. Between the skin and hair products, toiletries, cleaning essentials, and random other items, it can be hard to create a functional bathroom that still oozes style. But with a few classic pieces from Ikea and some chic tricks up your sleeve, you can soon transform your bathroom. Here are 7 Brilliant (and Affordable) Ways to Use Ikea Items in the Bathroom.