ISSUE 7  |  Winter in the Desert

10 Easy Pieces: Essential Wooden Beds

February 15, 2012 11:30 AM

BY Janet Hall

Ten simple wood beds with modern lines; for the purists among us. N.B.: Prices noted are for queen size beds.

Above: Matera Bed by Sean Yoo for Design Within Reach; currently on sale for $2,231 (down from $2,625).

Above: The low-profile Campo Bed is available in walnut (shown), cherry, and maple; $1,099 to $1,299, depending on finish, at Room and Board.

Above: The Mills Bed from BDDW (shown here in American black walnut with a hand-rubbed dark oil finish) is also available in white oak; $10,800.

Above: The solid-wood Atlantico 011 Bed by De La Espada is available in traditional oiled oak, white oiled oak, cherry, or walnut; $2,665 and up, depending on finish, at Zinc Details.

Above: NY-based company Miles and May builds furniture using reclaimed and recycled materials; the walnut May Bed is $2,130 at All Modern.

Above: Modernica's Case Study Bed, made in Los Angeles of laminated hardwoods with a maple veneer, is available in classic, natural, or walnut finishes; $1,455.

Above: Made of bamboo, the Buden Bed offers numerous storage options (including cutouts at the foot of the bed, discreet headboard drawers, and optional base drawers); $3,351 at Viesso.

Above: Amenity's Muir Platform Bed is made from reclaimed Douglas fir with brushed nickel legs and is available in a natural or walnut finish; $1,900 through Amenity.

Above: New from Mash Studios, the LAX Storage Platform Bed has eight large rolling drawers and is made of English walnut with a natural oil finish; $1,890 at Design Public (the headboard is sold separately).

Above: Ikea's Malm Bed Frame is available in five finishes, including birch veneer (shown above); $149.

Above: Ikea also offers the simple Mandal Platform Bed with storage drawers; $349.

N.B.: This post is an update; the original story ran on May 21, 2008.