10 Hacks for Creating a Canopy Bed
When sleeping in a canopy bed, a night of sweet dreams is veritably guaranteed. There is nothing that makes a bedroom feel more romantic or luxurious than swaths of fabric cascading from the ceiling. But, unless you were born into royalty, a canopy bed can be hard to come by. Therefore, you must resort to getting a little bit crafty when decorating your boudoir. Here are 10 ways to dream under a canopy, without having to call the royal decorator.
Mosquito netting is not only useful (in buggier climates), but also extremely beautiful. The gauzy fabric looks especially dreamy when hung from simple hooks above a bed.
A four-poster bed is just asking to have curtains hung from the side rails. Make sure to choose drapery rings that match the finish of the bed, and to select a fabric that complements your bedding.
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A bohemian bed is canopied quickly by hanging pieces of fringed fabric from twine hung like a clothesline.
Structure is added to a hanging mosquito net with a simple metal frame, easily made with plumping pipes and joints.