The Ikea Nightmare Is Over, Magnetic Flat-Pack Furniture Is HereAndrew Liszewski12/17/13 10:53am863EditPromoteGo to permalink Do you hear that? In the distance? That's the sound of thousands of college students shouting with joy. Because designer Benjamin Vermeulen has created a line of easy to assemble flat-pack furniture that doesn't require screws, nuts, bolts, or those dreaded allen wrenches. Just the magic of magnets.