Decorate an Antique Iron Bed Frame
Antique iron bed frame – Antique wrought iron beds often feature ornate details such as scrolled headboards and canopy antique iron bed frame. Contemporary wrought iron beds may have angular frames, or a box-like overhead guard that many people leave uncovered. You can add paint, finish, decoration and architectural features to iron beds to match your bedroom decor.
Consider the shape and function of the iron bed. Many iron beds come in design for use as a day bed. You can also use an antique iron bed frame as a loft bed. Canopy and sleigh beds add a more imaginative element in the room. Clean iron bed frames use a mild soap household cleaner that does not contain oils. You can remove built-up grunge from tight corners and rolls using a toothbrush.
Consider the type of finish that best suits your iron bed. Some people prefer to keep notch paint, rust and layers of paint on vintage antique iron bed frame, giving the room a bohemian modern look. Add architectural elements to make your iron bed centerpiece of the room. Choose linens accentuates the style of the iron bed. Linen for an iron bed may include vintage pieces or layers of quilts for a homespun, folksy look. Sleeker, more tailored linen solids work well with a modern iron bed frame. Remember that you want certain segments of the antique iron bed frame to stand out, so resist cover the entire bed with large quilts and comforters and feed headboard with big pillows.