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Pippy Oak Live Edge Bed

Abowed -  The Bed Makers Tel 01629 822392 Pippy oak bed, by retaining the natural beauty of the wood, it was a pleasure to be asked to make this natural organic bed for our customer who wanted a very natural bed to furnish her barn conversion. The pippy oak board is non uniform in shape so we had to make the most of what we had to work with so as to preserve the character using the pippy oak boards natural shape. Knots, splits and cracks add to the character. The bed was made by hand as we didn't want to over machine and finish the bed. The pippy oak used to make the headboard was found at the bottom of a...

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Unique White Wooden Four Poster Bed

It was a pleasure to make a second painted four poster bed for this family completing the look of a very beautiful bedroom. Our customer knew exactly what she wanted and had a vision in mind what she was wanting to achieve and had some input in what we made for her. We suggested our Flame design bed but with the curved bed posts symmetrical instead of asymmetrical, enabling a top rail to be added to the bed connecting the headboard to the footboard which adds a more canopy effect.

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Floating Bed

Floating beds feature in our handmade beds range. This solid oak bed looks so Inviting with the subtle lighting beneath, installed by our customer who sent us this wonderful photo of her new solid oak bed frame at Burns Farm Campsite in Keswick.  It shows one of the luxury handmade beds that we made for our customer in her luxury guest accommodation located in the Lake District in the most beautiful setting as you can see! Our floating platform beds don’t have traditional legs so they’re easy to clean around due to their minimal style. The base frame and slats are super strong, the beds base consists of a framework that’s fixed to a mortise and tenoned hardwood slat frame...

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Channel 4/ Four in a Bed - Curved Four Poster Bed

It was so lovely too see one of our handmade curved four poster beds appear on TV recently. Spotted on Channel 4’s Four in a Bed series featuring hosts Mark and Hilary Berry, owners of Hedgerow Luxury Glamping near Clitheroe. A little while ago Hilary commissioned Abowed Beds & Furniture to make her a beautiful curved four poster bed as she was embarking on a luxury Glamping business with her husband Mark. They thought the arched wooden bed frame would compliment the pods arched internal space. Hedgerows Luxury Glamping Pods were to be sited on their beautiful farm near Clitheroe. We knew Hilary and Mark were  setting their standards extremely high with their new venture and so we weren’t  surprised to...

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