10 Dream-Worthy Canopy Beds to Inspire Your Next Bedroom
IS IT BEDTIME YET?
Whether sleek and modern or swathed in yards upon yards of billowing fabric, a grand four poster bed is the perfect way to zhush up any bedroom in one fell swoop. Here, a roundup of the ones we’d love to crawl into, courtesy of our latest must-read book, S is for Style(Rizzoli).
#1: Tropical Romance
Martyn Lawrence Bullard creates an irresistible lair with dramatic proportions, gauzy bed curtains and natural accents.
#2: The Sky's The Limit
David Kaihoi gives a pocket-size bedroom the royal treatment with a soaring canopy bed, grass cloth walls and a go-for-broke leopard-print carpet.
#3: Staying in Neutral
Veere Grenney turns a tight bedroom into an oasis with a painted wood four poster, a soothing palette and pops of cheery yellow.
#4: The Wild Card
With his signature go-for-broke panache, Johnson Hartigof the fashion house Libertine surrounds his sleek metal four poster bed with a riot of patterns and accessories that together result in a cosseting, highly personalized retreat.
#5: Into the Blue
For a bedroom in a sexy modern Los Angeles home, Redd Kaihoi lavishes attention on every detail, from the lacquered canopy of the four-poster bed to the play of rich patterns on the upholstered walls and antique rug.
#6: Opposites Attract
Contrasting bed curtains in a small-scale geometric and painterly, oversize print turn a brass four-poster bed into a haven for sweet dreams.
#7: The Gold Standard
By adding a single bed curtain in the same sunny yellow hue as the walls at the head of the bed, Veere Grenney deploys his signature pattern-on-pattern treatment in a London guest bedroom to genius effect.
#8: Simple Beauty
By layering stark-white detailing on pale blue-grey, a Roccoco-inspired day bed in this room by Vicente Wolf is a modern distillation of femininity.
#9: In a Holding Pattern
David Hicks, the king of smart, sunny sophistication, works his magic with this mindblowing bed that’s a masterclass in preppy chic.