Upholstered platform beds – The low profile and clean lines of platform beds make them a perfect complement to a minimalist or modern bedroom design they do. Add a bit of personality and style to your platform bed by upholstering the frame in a bold hue or pattern. The construction of the structure itself allows you to upholster as you build, giving yourself the opportunity to create a lush, customized appearance. On the other hand, the construction of the platform allows you to create a piece that fits perfectly in your space.
Ideas for make upholstered platform beds, measure the length and width of your mattress. Cut two pieces of plywood measuring 14 inches wide by the measure equal to the length of the mattress. Cut two more pieces of plywood measuring 14 inches wide by the measure equal to the length of the mattress. These will form the frame of the platform bed. Subtract ½ inch from the width of the mattress. Cut five pieces of wood that measure 14 inches by this measure. Cut 21 pieces of wood that measures 14 inches by 12 inches. These plates are formed the supports in the bed of the platform. Add one foot to the length and width of the mattress. Cut the MDF sheet into a matching rectangle these adjusted measurements.
Then to make upholstered platform beds, spray the front of one of the frame plates with spray glue. Unroll the batting on a flat work surface. Place the adhesive on the table side down on the batting. Wrap the batting around the board as you can wrap a gift. Fix it in place with staples around the perimeter of the board. Repeat the procedure with the remaining frames of the frame and the MDF sheet. Unroll the fabric side down on the work surface. Place one of the covered batting boards face down on the cloth. Wrap the board with cloth using the same method as batting. Repeat with the remaining board frame and the MDF sheet.