A daybed is a great alternative to a sofa. One which can offer both a sleeping space and a comfy seat during the day. And with some extra storage underneath, it's certainly a piece of furmiture which is worth the money. Check the designs in my collection below.
It is a Hampton daybed that has got an antique white and natural maple finish. It is perfect for your guest room, bedroom or living room area. This daybed is very adorable and classic.
11 Super Cool DIY Backyard Furniture Projects • Lots of Ideas and Tutorials! Including, from 'vtwonen', this fantastic diy daybed lounger complete with tutorial.
Building a bed with hidden storage under a slanted ceiling...love this idea!
This is a daybed that provides comfort and additional storage space in any room. Its frame is made of high quality kiln-dried solid hardwood. It features six storage compartments for six included rattan baskets.
Kitchen cabinet components put together to be a platform for a bed. Amazing!
Lovely, relaxed, cozy, and clean... Grey has become the new 'it' colour and for good reason. Great shabby chic creation with the mattress cushions on the pallets. Pallets can usually be picked up for free... my kind of budget-maker. @Rip Rainer
Finishing Attic Space Ideas | Cozy attic bedroom with an all-wood décor and natural finishes
Mattress/cushions on pallets for great corner seating. You could also store books'n'things in the pallets!
Storage Daybed Did this once and gave it away, now I think it might be perfect for a King Size bed frame!! With under the bed storage, just not shoved under the bed!!
Mismatched chairs unified by the same color paint. photograph by Matthew Williams
daybed-2 THIS IS A GERMAN SITE, VERY WELL DONE, AND I HAVE NO PROBLEMS WITH GOOGLE AUTO TRANSLATING TO ENGLISH. TUTORIAL IS THERE, BEEN LOOKING FOR IT, ALL METRIC, SO GET CONVERTING ALL YEAH AMERICAN BORN AND BRED.
Full-sized day bed under windows with book shelves on either side will give her more floor space and lots of storage.
barn boards or pallet wood or??? any window could be dressed with an old window as an inside 'shutter'
Guest room bed/reading alcove with built-in lighting & shelves. Very clever storage drawers/bins under the bed. Lots of function in a small space.
Storage Daybed - Lessons Learned - Full Tute with dimensions @Anna White homemaker
CROQUET STORAGE OTTOMAN This lovely storage ottoman was inspired by a beautiful old croquet box in our Charlie’s shed. The only difference is our version smells nice as it’s made of reclaimed fir!
Although these are very small spaces, there is still a brave use of color, with rosy reds, zesty orange and lime green; the key here is to mix strong colors with lighter shades such as a neutral taupe or fresh white.
How To Build a Storage Ottoman by mikegrantcom. I like the idea of divisions inside the box. I also like the detailing at the bottom, but I think I would have covered more of the wood with batting and fabric than he did, but that's just a style choice. Hi
Love how they made a twin size bed look like a couch- Could I sew a cover like this? Make with a sturdier material.
I want to make this! DIY Furniture Plan from Free plans to build an easy daybed with storage trundle drawers! Gain tons of storage with this clever design!
Wood paneling mimics the shape of a traditional sofa, complete with arms and a high back. Think about L shape in corner under window, and drawers underneath
sculptural space division with storage. could be a seat, or a fire, or a sculpture in center, not necessarily a bed.
Mike Mills & Miranda July's Retreat House - Brutus Casa Magazine. Again with the amazing nooks.
Perfect for under-the-bed storage, the Rolling Storage Crate ($200) from Serena and Lily is made by hand of mango wood with subtle distressing for a vintage look. Slide extra shoes in the crate and roll them out of sight
This product is a daybed that has got a functional character. It is made of solid pine wood and it includes roller glide drawers that assure plenty of storage space. It also features a supportive slat system.
Cosy Built-In Daybed | photo Tim Street-Porter | design Peter Dunham | House & Home
A daybed doubles as both a sofa and a guest bed in this do-it-all space. See the rest of this space:
rustic bench - my baby crib ends could look like this with some work... may have to turn it into a bend/daybed when we're done having babies...
$2 storage boxes... Paint bankers boxes with house paint. or cover with fabric ( you can always repaint down the road when your style changes)
replace the big sleeper sofa with a twin size bed that with pillows would be transformed into a daybed. This would allow us to have more room, less weight in the camper and more storage (under the bed).