Built by You: Simple Yet Super DIY Furniture Projects for the Bedroom

Built by You: Simple Yet Super DIY Furniture Projects for the Bedroom

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Dabney Frake
Oct 27, 2014
(Image credit: The Felted Fox)

If you like basic, stripped-down furniture, without pomp or circumstance, then take a look at these five project ideas. These are the basic of basic - nothing fancy or high falutin’ — and usually made of just plywood or unfinished wood. Each project comes with instructions on how to make them yourself.

1. Above, a simple platform bed from The Felted Fox that brings together wood and IKEA bed legs.

(Image credit: Katleen Roggeman)

2. Katleen Roggeman devised a freestanding wardrobe that accommodates hanging clothes, shoes, and even a planter.

(Image credit: Poppytalk)

3. This swing side table, seen over on Poppytalk, doesn't have a footprint, which makes it perfect for small spaces,.

(Image credit: A Beautiful Mess)

4. Another bedframe, made with hairpin legs, that is from A Beautiful Mess. You can spiff it up with their version of a lighted headboard if you like.

(Image credit: 101 Woonideeen)

5. A fresh take on a nightstand, comprising three stacked boxes threaded through with a copper lamp, from 101 Woonideeen.

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