There is no reason for you to dispose of antique beds or be discouraged getting one. Just because you are not sure if there are available mattresses for the kind that you have does not mean you should be discouraged to make it a nice and classy addition to your home.
Antique beds have a very unique look and feel to them. They are very ideal to have in Victorian homes and other regal home styles.
Antique bed dimensions are usually different from the kinds that are currently available in the market. So what to do with your bed? You have quite a number of options.
For one, you may look for a Mattress that is closest to the size of your bed. There may be a little overhang on the sides of the bed frame but if that is just one to two inches, that’s alright. It will not make so much difference on the stability of your bed.
For another, you can have a mattress custom-made for your antique bed dimensions. It is easy to get customized mattresses and bed linens in this time and age. You just need to prepare a few extra dollars because generally, customized beddings cost higher than the ready made ones available in home stores.
Dressing up your Antique Bed
It is very nice to have an antique bed in your bedroom space. It is a spectacle in its own so you will need very little to decorate your room for it to look stunningly elegant.
Aside from the original allure of your bed, you can also add up a lot more splendor by choosing you linens carefully and dressing up your bed like in those picture-perfect images.
There are different antique bed designs. Each style commands a specific way of dressing up to further enhance the appeal of the most important furniture piece in your house.
You may search for bed ideas online, which often gives out a detailed guideline on how to copy a certain look. Make sure that when you choose bed linens, you will choose it in a color or pattern or design that will blend well to the entire bedroom. Your bedroom style and design will have a lot of say on the hues and patterns you should go for.
Dressing up a bed is important not just for the looks but the feel as well. You should remember to give it a nice treatment that will allow you to hours of luxury sleeps every single time.