My Dream Bed

I found my new dream bed. It’s scrolly, it’s Victorian, it’s iron, it’s perfect!

On the Anthro site it says the bed was inspired by a vintage garden gate, which makes me love it even more. How charming. It inspired me so much that I decided to put together a little room around it:

I love how in the original Anthro pic they juxtaposed the romantic femininity of the bed with a rustic wooden side table, so I went with the West Elm stump table that I’ve lusted after ever since it was released. I think the Nightingale duvet in the Anthro pic is great too, and would look lovely with an incredibly soft and cozy faux fur throw tossed on top. The quartz lamp is just too good, I can’t even stand it, and then for pillows I like one very girly floral mixed with one edgier black and white option. The curtains have a very subtle polka dot pattern , so they basically work as neutrals without being boring. All in all, a lovely bedroom that I would be very happy to call my own!

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14 comments

  1. Alyssa says: November 6, 2013

    Ohhh, so pretty and feminine! I've always had a thing for iron beds!

  2. daisy says: November 6, 2013

    ohh love the bed! so pretty & love that it's not black– it gives it a softer, more romantic look. and that lamp is gorgeous! x

    & Pretty Things

  3. Jackie-York Avenue says: November 6, 2013

    Me too! I've always loved the romantic feel of iron beds, definitely my favorite style.

  4. Rachel says: November 6, 2013

    That headboard/iron detailing is gorgeous! I really wish I had a headboard on my bed..sigh

  5. Alyssa Ponticello says: November 6, 2013

    So I basically want it all! Those lamps are awesome and the tables! My husband and I are in the middle of trying to make stump tables and I'm hoping they come out like those.

  6. 2blondie says: November 6, 2013

    Oh my gosh it's beautiful! Anthro has the best beds!

  7. michelle says: November 6, 2013

    i need a stump table. and that lamp. and the furry blanket. so cozy!

  8. Vogue and Heels says: November 6, 2013

    I love the frame to this bed, beautiful! It also looks very comfortable.

    -Vogue&Heels

    http://www.vogueandheels.com

  9. Holly Kvinge says: November 7, 2013

    Ooh, pretty!

  10. Jackie-York Avenue says: November 7, 2013

    That is so cool! Let me know how they turn out-that's an impressive undertaking!

  11. Alyssa Ponticello says: November 7, 2013

    I will! It hasn't been the easiest project given our small space.

  12. Rachel Machen says: November 7, 2013

    Mixing the different textures on the bed sounds amazing! Love the idea of a fur throw on top of a duvet full of ruffles!

    Rachel
    http://www.pinkflamingostyle.com

  13. Ashley Rizzardo says: November 7, 2013

    The bed is gorgeous!

    Ashley
    http://allthatglitters.co.nr

  14. Dale Howard says: November 8, 2014

    LOVELY! It looks like you!

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