Once upon a time, canopy beds were favored by the upper class who could afford this luxurious piece of furniture. They were a status symbol, custom made and included various small design details that made them special and unique.
Nowadays, everyone can afford a canopy bed and they can add an air of sophistication to your bedroom or make your patio feel high-class during those long summer afternoons when all you want to do is lounge around with a cold drink in your hand.
You can actually find some stylish and affordable canopy beds. Look no further, here some suggestion that might surprise you.
Within this visually eye-catching wooden crib, the wood canopy bed with translucent curtains seems taken out of a dream.
A custom canopy bed by adding curtain tracks inside the wood ceiling beams. A padded upholstered headboard adds another custom touch to this master bedroom.
The elevated bed, with its thick and silky quilt and curtained canopy, invites you to throw yourself on it.
ALADDIN FLYING CARPET
The bed is as magnificent as something you might find in the palace of Agrabah. You can re-create this atmosphere for your child with an oriental carpet, leather cushions and a few lanterns.
PUT A DRAPE ON IT
The sheer canopy draped over this bed makes everyone imagine lying on an exotic beach; the flower garland on the frame is a nod to nature.
ROOMS WITHIN A ROOM
Architects and designers sometimes create a room within a room to reduce the scale and provide a more intimate setting; nesting a space within a space.
If you are keeping things simple around your home, the best way to complement that decor is to add a clean and modern canopy bed that has plenty of open space.
Faux bed canopy. This is a custom handmade wall covering recalls historical canopy beds transforming the bed now to the scale of the space; it provides the tonal inspiration set underneath a luminous gold sky.
Thinner bed frame looks great in small bedrooms so if you are dealing with a lack of space, this might be the solution.
A decadently feminine canopy bed displaying the most subtle version of a canopy steals the heart of anyone who ever really believed that fairy tales were true.
MOUNTAIN STYLE CANOPY
In this master bedroom, a four-poster bed’s tree-trunk-shaped posts are topped with sweet birds. Real Mountain feels if you want to recreate your time outdoors.
Ornate canopy beds for kings are a constant inspiration and reminder that intricately carved wood frames and posts can still decorate our modern homes.
Back in the days, wealthy people would add their luxuriously carved canopy beds to the will, leaving their beloved dreamland to be enjoyed and admired by future generations. Now, we get to enjoy past examples and contribute our own designs to the history of this fascinating bed.