Build your own DIY upholstered bed with headboard and frame. This post will give you the full run-down on how to cover the platform with your batting, muslin and pretty fabric, including the process of finishing The Dreaded Corners. This would avoid the need for seams in the fabric. We opted to use less fabric and we used three separate pieces to wrap the bed frame. So although the Fjellse bedframe has great bones (solid pine, not particleboard!) and the price at 50 cannot be beat, it’s just a bit too plain and cheapie-college looking for my taste. He even has it paired with crisp white covers which is what I’m really digging at the moment too. Continue stapling the fabric onto the headboard making sure to pull the fabric taught like when attaching the batting.
Hi Greg,I didn’t upholster the back – just took the fabric round the sides enough to cover the foam. Also, I see a box-spring cover selling online at West Elm. Will these cover the bed frame too? Houzz.com – Upholstered Bed Frame design ideas and photos. Vaidus room bed cover reenakabra.
A perfect fabric or upholstered bed frame can transform the entire bedroom giving it a sophisticated, modern look. The fabric headboard is padded and generally consists of the same fabric that covers the rest of the bed frame. Remove the headboard from the bedframe with a screwdriver and set it on the floor. Purchase enough batting and fabric to cover the headboard and wrap around to the back. Our Lucia fabric bed is the ultimate in luxurious comfort and style, made exclusively for Dreams.
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It only requires about four yards of upholstery fabric, and can be done in just a couple of hours. In lieu of a bed frame she chose to cover the box spring with fabric and add legs. Does anyone own an upholstered bed frame that could give me some insight on how frequently it needs to be cleaned and how much more maintence might go into owning a bed like this rather than a traditional wood frame? Thanks so much! Lilly (Include a pic of your query and your question gets posted first! Email questions and pics with QUESTIONS in subject line to: boston (at) apartmenttherapy (dot) com). It’s too bad they haven’t come up with a cool velcro attached or slip cover style headboard. The Eco-Lux Metal Platform Frame Cover is the perfect accessory for the bed frame in your home. How to cover an ugly box spring in fabric and make your bed and bedding look extra crisp and pulled-together!. I have found that most box springs have a metal frame on the top so I use large safety pins.