Bed frame is one of the most important element to design your dream bedroom. If you have already got the idea about the bed frame, you are already one step ahead to get the bedroom style you always wanted.
But, having a unique yet comfy bed does not mean you have to pay much money to buy one.
Why bother searching and buying it in the store if you can make your own bed frame?
You can make a cool bed frame with storage using the old rack in your kitchen or make a DIY twin bed frame for your children and build the comfiest bedroom for them.
Well, we have 30 unique DIY bed frame ideas you probably never thought of before.
Let’s scroll down, check which bed frame idea you would like to try, find out how build a bed frame and make your own bed frame. Here we go.
1. Little Ark Bed Frame for Your Toddler
Build a unique bed rame for your toddler and let him play with his imagination. This DIY bed frame is so simple and easy. All you need is the perfect wood for the bed frame.
Don’t forget to consider the mattress size before making it. As the last touch, you can polish the bed frame if you want or just keep it unpolished.
This little ark bed frame is perfect for a bedroom with rustic style, yet fashionable enough for your toddler. So, wanna try this wood bed frame idea?
2. Minimalist DIY Bed Frame
Who doesn’t like minimalist style? Wanna build a fancy bed frame but feel worried if the bed frame would take up too much space? Well, you can try this DIY bed frame.
Instead of making a complicated bed frame, you can design the floor to be your bed frame and put your mattress on it. No need to make a headboard for your bed. Just install wood tiles on your wall and you don’t need to add a headboard for your bed anymore.
How do think about this idea?
3. Simple Wooden Bed Frame
Need a perfect bed frame for your rustic bedroom? Well, a simple wooden bed frame can be a perfect idea.
Just build a rectangular-shaped bed frame and keep it simple without any headboard to define the simplicity of your bedroom. No need to polish your bed frame. A patterned bed sheet can be a perfect combination for your mattress too.
Do you think you should try this idea? Don’t forget to consider the mattress size before making your bed frame.
4. Storage Bed with Wheels
Don’t have too much space in your room but want a fancy bed frame? Well, you can try this DIY bed frame idea.
It’s gonna be a little complicated because you need to install the wheels on the bed frame, so you probably need to put some efforts to make it.
This DIY storage bed frame is perfect for a minimalist bedroom. Wanna try this DIY bed frame idea?
5. Pallet Bed Frame with Lights
Who says inexpensive DIY pallet bed frame can not look great? Install lights below your pallet bed frame and it will be amazing.
You don’t even have to polish or paint your bed frame to make it stunning. To get the best look, make sure that the bed frame you are going to make is wider than your mattress.
So, do you think this DIY pallet bed frame will be perfect for your room?
6. Hanging Bed
Do you want your triplets or teenage sons to share a room? Well, you need to make a cool room, so they are willing to share a room together.
Hanging bed can be a perfect idea. You just need to make three simple DIY pallet bed frame, and hang them on the wall and ceiling. This idea is perfect for your teenage boys, especially if they have simple personalities yet want a cool room to show to their school buddies.
So, wanna try this idea?
7. Bunk Bed Frame
Ordinary bunk bed bores your children? Well, maybe you should try this DIY bunk bed frame.
This DIY bed frame is so simple but looks so cool. At least for your children in their pre teens. All you need is just some fine wood boards and the perfect paint.
Do you think your children are gonna like this DIY bunk bed frame idea?
8. Pallet Bed Frame for Girly Bedroom
Who says pallet bed frame only looks good for adult’s bedroom? Pallet bed frame also can be a perfect bed frame for your daughters’ room.
Children are usually not really into rustic style and probably find it boring, but if you can build this unique DIY pallet bed frame, who doesn’t love it?
You can put mattress covered in white sheet and girly patterned blanket and your daughters’ bed gonna look adorable. Wanna try this idea?
9. Classy Pallet Bed Frame
Pallet bed frame can be a perfect choice for you who like to have a classy yet simple bedroom. No need to make a headboard this time and paint your bed in black.
The bed frame is going to blend with the fine wood floor and the white walls. Don’t forget to consider the size of your mattress before building the bed frame.
So, can you find the elegance in simplicity?
10. Colorful Bed Frame for Farmhouse Bedroom
Having a small bedroom doesn’t stop you from building a fancy bedroom. Need a unique touch for your bedroom? Why don’t you try this unique DIY bed frame?
You can make a cool bed frame from inexpensive wood boards and install wheels so it’s going to be easy to move although it is made from woods.
A fan of farmhouse style but wanna keep the room colorful? Well, that’s gonna be a perfect idea because this bed frame suits the both style.
11. The Comfy Style
Wanna have your own sleeper sofa but it’s too expensive? Well, why don’t try making it at your home by using a bed mattress you’ve already had and build a bed frame that looks like a sleeper sofa?
To make your DIY sleeper sofa, you can add some pillows instead of making a headboard, and don’t forget to set your bed frame in the corner of the room.
Looks so stylish, isn’t it?
12. Cool Bed Frame for a Book Worm
Are you declaring your self as a bookworm with so many book collection but unfortunately don’t have too much space in the room for a bookshelf?
Well, why bother storing your books in a bookshelf if you can store it in your bed? Turn your old wall storages into a cool bed frame like the one you can see in the picture.
It’s low budget, simple, and stylish. You don’t even need any crafting skill to make one, don’t you thinkso?
13. White Pallet Bed Frame
Pallet bed frame is never boring. Don’t really like unpolished pallet bed frame because it looks unclean? Just paint it in white.
You can make the bed frame wider than your mattress so you can put some decorations like plants onto it. The other advantage of having a white pallet bed frame is it will look good no matter what’s the color of your wall and the bed sheet.
Unfortunately, this kind of pallet bed frame will take up much space, so if you have a tiny room, you might need to reconsider the size depends on your mattress and roomsize.
14. Storage Bed Frame
Well, this DIY storage bed frame probably requires some skills. Not only skills, but also expensive materials and proper tools to cut wood. But if you look at the result and how useful it is, you will find out that it’s really worth the efforts.
This cool bed frame can be a perfect bed frame for your guest’s bedroom. So, you will not need any other furniture like drawer or cupboard. Just put a stylish table, and your guest’s bedroom is ready. Do you like the idea?
15. Bed Frame with Plank Headboard
A rustic style lover will definitely like this DIY Bed Frame idea. This bed frame is easy to build, but looks so elegant.
Add a plank headboard to enhance the rustic look of your bed and let the natural beauty of the woods shines without polishing the bed frame. You can put a mattress on it with white or other solid colored bed sheets, and your bed will look so great.
This kind of bed frame will make your room looks stylish without too much decorations. Put some green plants inside and it will already look great. Don’t you think so?
16. Elegant Pallet Bed Frame
Build your own pallet bed frame and make your room looks more elegant. Get some fine woods and don’t forget to polish your bed frame.
Make your headboard from wood planks and arrange them horizontally. You can add some decorations like flower vase on the edge of the bed frame or put your morning tea on it.
This bed frame style will be perfect for you who like elegance in simplicity. No need to put too much decoration because your bed frame is going to stand out. Do you think you should try this idea?
17. Simple Wooden Bed Frame
For a DIY dummy, this bed frame idea is probably one of the easiest idea to try. Get some inexpensive wood boards and design your DIY bed frame plan. Don’t forget to make the headboard too to enhance the look of your bed frame.
This kind of bed frame maybe doesn’t suit your modern style bedroom, but if you like something vintage, are into farmhouse and rustic style, this simple wooden bed frame is a perfect idea.
So, would you try this bed frame idea?
18. Cool Pallet Bed Frame with Lights
Need something unique for your room? Why don’t you try this cool pallet bed frame with lights installed inside the frame?
The steps are so simple and you just need some wood planks with the same size and turn them into bed frame with your crafting magic. You can add some lights inside the frame and voila… your cool pallet bed frame is ready.
Don’t forget to consider your mattress size, otherwise you will regret your bed frame. How do you think about this bed frame idea?
19. White Colored Pallet Bed Frame
Another pallet bed frame for you. This time you can paint it in white to make it more luxurious. Wanna try this idea for your king bed? It’s gonna be a perfect idea.
You just need a large mattress and two little mattresses, so it won’t look boring. Cover the bed in pastel colored bed sheets and a patterned blanket.
Voila… your bed frame is ready. Wanna try this idea for your master bedroom?
20. Christmas Lights on Your Bed
Try to build a cool bed frame for your teenage daughter? Well, this bed frame can be a perfect idea. Make a wide bed frame, wider than the mattress, and install some christmas lights on it. It is going to be a cool bed frame for cool girls.
Do you think your daughter is gonna like it?
21. The Floating Bed Frame
An ordinary king size bed frame seems too boring for you. Why don’t you try this unusual idea? The floating bed frame.
It is pretty complicated though, and requires some skills. The secret is the subframe below the bed, smaller than the bed frame. Add some lights below your bed so it will look floating despite the shadow from the ceiling lights.
Cool idea isn’t it? Wanna try this floating bed frame idea?
22. Simple Bed Frame from Pipe
Although the look is so simple, it probably requires more skill than making an ordinary wooden bed frame.
First, you need to get the required fittings, then assemble the pipe, before finally make the mattress base for your bed frame. Remember, always make the mattress base after the bed frame is ready, otherwise you will get the wrong size.
So, do you like a little industrial look for your bedroom?
23. King Size Bed Frame
Wanna try to make your own bed frame that can be modified into queen or king size anytime you want? Well, this bed frame idea will be a perfect idea for you.
Especially if this is your first bed frame project. All you need is to consider the length of your mattress. When the bed frame is done, you just need to squeeze the frame to get the width you want.
Pretty cool, isn’t it?
Do you think you should try this idea?
24. Make your own Storage Bed Frame
Make your own storage bed frame by following this idea. Get some fine wood boards and build the frame after considering the size of your mattress.
This bed frame looks classic yet multifunctional, since you can install some drawers in it and use it as wardrobe too.
How do you find this storage bed frame idea?
25. Simple Pallet Bed Frame
Simple is your personality? This DIY pallet bed frame is maybe perfect for you. Build your own pallet bed frame, wider than your mattress. Keep it unpolished so it will look simple.
This bed frame is a great idea if you want to keep your room in a color palette, with white bedroom style as the concept of your bedroom.
Wanna try this idea?
26. Wide Pallet Bed Frame
There is an advantage of having a pallet bed frame wider than your mattress. You can use it to put some decorations too like flowers or table lamp.
No need to make a headboard this time, because the wide bed frame is already getting much attention in your room.
So, wanna try this bed frame idea?
27. Gray Pallet Bed Frame
Who says pallet bed frame only looks good on farmhouse or rustic bedroom? Well, it works for gray bedroom too.
Just paint it in gray and get a mattress covered in gray bed sheet and patterned black or gray blanket. Since there is always space inside a pallet bed frame, you can use the space to store some tiny boxes to store your favorite shoes or your personal belongings.
Looks cool isn’t it?
28. Rustic Pallet Bed Frame
Rustic style is coming back. This time you can make your bed three pallets high, so it is going to look more elegant. For a dramatic effect, you can make the pallet bed frame wider than your mattress.
Since it is already three pallets high, you don’t need to add headboard anymore, but if you want to, just keep it simple.
So, are you planning to have a rustic bedroom? Do you want to try this DIY pallet bed frame idea?
29. Five Paneled Old Doors as Your Headboard
Why bother making a new headboard from wood planks if you already have a pair of neglected doors? Just build a traditional bed frame and install the old doors on the walls as the headboard of your bed frame.
If you are a fan of vintage or rustic style bedroom, you don’t need to repaint the doors. But if you want a fresh and fancy look, you can paint the doors in bright colors. Wanna try this idea?
30. Floating Bed Frame with Multifunctional Headboard
Build your own cool bed frame for your cool bedroom. You can make a floating bed frame by building the subframe below the bed frame and make an extraordinary headboard.
It is extraordinary because it can also be used as tables to put some decorations such as table lamps.
This bed frame is perfect for your master bed room, especially if you prefer the modern look over vintage or farmhouse style. So, wanna try this bed frame idea?
Well, you have already seen 30 DIY bed frame idea with various style. The modern look and the rustic look.
The luxurious bed frame with expensive materials and cheap bed frame with easy materials. So, which DIY idea is your favorite? Do share your choice with us in the comment section.