On the more affordable end of the spectrum IKEA packs a solid amount of functionality into its HEMNES daybed. At just $299 the multi-purpose workhorse boast three roomy drawers where you can stash pillows and blankets when you’re not using it as a bed.
In case you already have a bedroom clad in gray adding a bit of red to it becomes a pretty simple task. But for those starting out fresh pick an elegant shade of gray that will serve you well across the changing seasons.
Your bedroom is a personal haven that can be shaped in many different ways to suit your specific taste and needs. Obviously the design of a kids’ bedroom should be no different and often a compromise between what the little ones want and the look or theme you can pull off is the best path forward.
While most kids’ bedrooms seem to embrace the clean contemporary look try a fun comfy twist this winter by giving the modern rustic style a shot. It is also a perfect way to replicate the fun memories of your holiday trip to the woodsy winter cabin and it creates a dreamy natural escape for your child.
We are a big fan of bedrooms that combine modern aesthetics with the classic rustic style to create flowing fusion between the two. Shaping a kids’ bedroom that is both refined and rustic is a lot easier than you think and it gives you a room that grows along with the needs and choices of your child.
Its elegant FSC-certified frame boasts a white textured lacquer finish and comes with three reversible drawers that can be installed to open from either the right or the left side of the bed for your convenience.
Can’t you just picture how your little royal’s jaw would drop at the sight of the Braun Castle Bunk Bed‘s impressive circular staircase and turrets? It may be all play for your child but this functional piece even hides a built-in wardrobe and has room for 2 full (or twin) size mattresses.
While we’re pretty partial to the idea of stealing a wink or two during the day that’s not the only reason that daybeds have a special place in our hearts. These versatile pieces transcend their lazy reputations by doing double duty as both seats and beds and are especially useful in urban settings where space is at a premium.
With its simple but visually arresting frame the Palu Bayview daybed is a statement-making piece that would work just as nicely in a modern setting as it would in a more country cottage room. Its geometric floral pattern gives the bed a unique touch while an optional trundle allows for an extra houseguest to stay the night.
If you have small children you likely shouldn’t show them this amazing bed fort because they probably won’t leave you alone until you build them one of their own. Designed by Gisela Vidallé the Little Forest House as she calls it is based on the KURA bed but slightly altered and wrapped in MDF with wood veneer. Download the plan for this delightful mini dwelling here.
Feeling like your bedroom could use a pick-me-up? Using white furniture is one way to brighten your space and give it a fresh new look but there’s no hard and fast rule that says you need to swap out all of your dark pieces with light ones and we definitely prefer mixing and matching over cookie cutter bedroom sets.
If you’re looking for a daybed that doesn’t scream “I’m a bed!” BoConcept’s fusion sofa is an elegant and discreet choice. Available in several different fabrics and leathers its reconfigurable armrests let you change it into a bed a chaise a sofa or lounge seating as desired.
The Lamont Home Cheswick Vanity Set‘s space-saving design makes it the perfect addition for those with little room to spare. Flip open the top to reveal a mirror when you need to get ready for a night on the town and when you’re done just fold it back down and slide the cushioned seat into its perfectly shaped spot.
You may even choose to repaint your existing pieces DIY-style. If you need a little inspiration to get started hit the jump for our gallery of white furniture finds to get the design juices flowing.
Like something right out of the pages of a storybook this handsome Hansel and Gretel bed does double-duty as both a playhouse and sleepspace. The Gingerbread Cottage Bed‘s intricate hand-painted details can even be customized to match your current decor.