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Abowed Beds Wishing You Happy New Year

We're all refreshed and ready to get back to work at our Derbyshire Handmade Beds and Furniture workshop tomorrow. We'd like to wish all our customers and friends a Happy New Year. We'll be working extra hard as we'll be trying to burn off all those mince pies ! Our home town of Wirksworth, near Matlock in Derbyshire was especially festive over Christmas as we had some very frosty mornings, which really added to the atmosphere. When its cold out, it's fabulous just to snuggle up in one of our handmade beds on a cold winters evening .

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Sale - Modern Four Poster Bed Special Offer

Contemporary Four Poster Beds Sale. Special offer in store on this beautiful four poster bed. It is on sale at £750 for this week only. Offer includes, simple four poster bed with curved planked headboard, available in a natural hand waxed timber, double or kingsize. 

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Contemporary Four poster Bed - Made Using Vintage Machines.

Our workshop is rather an interesting place, as it's full of very old vintage machinery which we use to make our handmade beds. Imagine the type of four poster bed that would have been made using this machinery in its day, it would have been very much different in style to our modern range of handmade modern four poster beds.  Many of the items that were made on this vintage machinery will probably still be around today, it was certainly built to last in those days...... and so this is why we love to use this faithful machinery and methods to produce our beds.  

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