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10 Tips for Making a Modern Bed

When you’ve had a long day, you’re feeling under the weather, or you desperately need a lazy Sunday morning in bed…here are 10 tips for making sure you (and your modern bedroom) do it in style:

1. Make a statement with a tall headboard


The Ludlow Bed from Modloft commands instant attention when entering a room.

2. Sometimes simple is all you need


The Vintage Bed from IONDesign boasts a combination of clean lines and vintage styling.

3. Shades of blue are soothing


A cozy bed like the Sacco 014 Wood Bed from Pianca pairs perfectly with calming blue layers.

4. Platform beds with storage decrease clutter


Your bedroom can achieve a true minimalist aesthetic with the LAXseries Storage Platform Bed from MASHstudios.

5. Black + white + neutral color = winning


A sophisticated color palette that will go with ANYTHING in your bedroom, the Edge Walnut Bed from Rossetto bodes it well.

6. Keep it down low


A grounded low bed, like the Worth Bed from Modloft, is a popular choice for the modern home.

7. Colors and patterns add some fun

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I love the stripe effect of the headboard in the Berkeley Bed from Copeland Furniture.

8. Layer them pillows


Add variety and interest with layered pillows on a bed with organic and geometric forms, like the Catalina Bed from Copeland Furniture.

9. Throw a blanket on it


Key style factor in topping off any gorgeous modern bed, like this Lukas Bed from Cattelan Italia.

10. Nothing says clean like white


The upholstered headboard and frame on the Swami Bed from Calligaris completes the perfect white bed.

Whitney Todor

Whitney Todor

Whitney is the senior web designer for YLiving. As a mom with an energetic toddler and a large, playful dog she is all about simple, well-designed furniture and storage solutions that make life easier.

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