When decorating a bedroom, you can choose from many styles of beds. These include canopy platform bed, sleigh beds and canopy beds. If you are considering whether to use a regular bed or a canopy bed, consider decor and room size. A regular bed usually consists of a bed frame, headboard and footboard. Besides these, a canopy bed also four high posts extending upwardly from each corner and a canopy “roof” over bed. While some people simply leave post bald, second drape fabric over them to form a canopy.
Two of most important factors to consider when deciding whether to use a standard or a canopy platform bed is decor and size of bedroom. If bedroom lacks some interesting architectural focal point, a canopy bed very conspicuous and make a big batch. Canopy beds give a look of elegance, luxury and romance. For a Victorian feel, use a traditional four-poster bed with heavy, draped curtains. Heaven beds are also popular in children’s rooms. A canopy bed with pink nets can be perfect for a princess-themed room. If you have two girls sharing a room, a canopy bed with curtains also give some privacy.
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While canopy platform bed can look stunning in a room, there must be plenty of room for bed. Canopy beds are longer than a regular bed. Canopy Beds can be at least 81-83 inches tall. Thus, they work well for large bedrooms with high ceilings. While not usually longer or wider than a normal bed, they take up a lot of “visual space” in room. Room must be large enough not to be overwhelmed by a large piece of furniture.