Vintage and Retro Beds and Mattresses
Classic vintage/retro beds and mattresses are available in a selection of chic styles to suit your bedroom décor theme and preferred level of comfort.
Different types of vintage and retro beds and mattresses
There are a wide variety of vintage and retro beds and mattresses that are perfect for traditional, modern and contemporary bedrooms . For an elegant and understated look, choose a single, double or king size bed that has a simple slatted wood design.
Vintage and retro beds and mattresses take the hassle out of deciding which mattress to choose for your bed frame. Choose a style that is comfortable, practical and stylish.
Headboards and footboards instantly transform the look of beds. For antique style select a decorative metal headboard. A fabric or faux leather upholstered headboard is ideal for a retro themed bedroom. For a touch of designer elegance, choose a vintage inspired button back accent upholstered headboard, with matching footboard, in velvet or chenille.
Vintage and retro beds without a mattress are available in traditional solid pine styles. The low level headboard bed frame has wooden slats and is ideal for any type of mattress. Metal base retro beds are also available.
Style variations available
Modern style wooden frame beds and mattresses typically have a practical and functional design. Most beds have a solid frame and base, with wooden slats to rest the mattress on.
Classic vintage beds and mattresses that have a traditional style are often made from painted metal or iron. The bed frames are typically embellished with ornamental features and elaborate metalwork, and also have elegant finials. The daybed is a popular design for this style of beds and mattresses. The versatile design is suitable for nighttime sleeping and also convenient daytime seating.
Designer style vintage beds and mattresses are usually modelled on the type of bed that may once have belonged to royalty. The stylish sleigh or traditional style bed has luxurious crushed velvet upholstery and a high back headboard. Authentic deep button back accents to the headboard and footboard provide a touch of glamorous opulence.
Additional authentic features
Many traditional beds and mattresses feature carved wooden legs or feet. Other designs will boast a chic Victorian elegance and typically feature elaborate scroll metalwork, with painted finish. Some are designed with more a classic understated style and often have low level vinyl or faux leather upholstered headboards.