A Bench at the Foot of the Bed

published Feb 5, 2008
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A bench at the foot of the bed is a real luxury. You can use it as a step-stool, a storage spot, extra seating, or just a nice detail for a room. Click below for thoughts on how to use this versatile piece in the bedroom…

The super-low-slung bench shown in the top image is via Bo Concept. We like the idea of using it to take of your shoes and step into bed.

This bedroom by Martha Angus shows a cool twist on the classic pair of X-benches at the end of the bed.

Cute for a kid’s room or a twin bed: the End of Bed Bench from Pottery Barn Kids, $99.

A storage bench can hold pillows and blankets. Image: Storage Bench from West Elm, $249.

If you have bed without a footboard, a bench can provide some definition at the foot of the bed. Image: Cole Bed from Crate & Barrel, $599 – $799.