Modern Beds: More than a place to lay your head. Customize your sleep experience with a sleek modern bed in full, queen and king sizes from our curated designer selection. Or, add a touch of modern with a contemporary headboard. Favorite styles for modern beds: Platform. This style of modern bed sits low to the ground, allowing you to practically trip into it after a long day. Bonus: it usually doesn't require a box spring, saving you big money. Even though your modern bed is the focal point of the room, this style's low profile helps a small room feel larger. Options for storage underneath these modern beds also help in small spaces. Just remember to skip the footboard if your modern bed mate is tall. Daybeds. Despite the little-girl's-room connotation, this style of modern bed is an option to consider for those infrequent-yet important-house guests, especially if space is tight. These modern beds can dub as a couch during the day and a place to crash at night. Just the Headboard. You can skip some of the bulk (and the bulk of the expense) of a modern bed by just attaching your stock metal frame to a headboard. Although originally practical (they were once used to insulate walls), they're now more for aesthetics with leather, textile, and wood options.