Leather is probably not the first material you think of when buying a bed, but leather bed frames are a stylish practical solution for a modern looking bedroom and what’s more they are growing in popularity.
If you are thinking of buying a quality sofa that will last a lifetime then the chances are you will consider getting one in leather, so why not for a bed?
Leather is incredibly hard wearing and easy to clean. Unlike some wooden frames, which may stain if you spill anything on them, if you spill anything on leather it will wipe off. What’s more, while wood can be scuffed and over time look a little old, leather is very hard wearing – it is quite hard to scuff leather.
A lot of leather also looks better with age as leather is one of those materials that age really well, so while your bed may look different in five year’s time, it will still look great as it will have that gorgeous soft leather look.
There is also something quite luxurious and expensive looking about leather, so if you are looking for a quality finish to your bedroom, a leather bed will add a touch of class.
However, perhaps more importantly, leather is an incredibly versatile material. It will go with just about any decor you have in your home, so whereas with a wooden bed you may have to change it when you change your bedroom decor that’s not the case with leather. Leather beds look just as good in a more traditionally decorated bedroom as they do in a more modern home, so they can adapt to your changing taste.
Also, because leather has such a timeless quality, they tend to hold their value well so, if down the line you decide to sell your bed frame, you should make some money back.
Originally posted 2011-11-14 05:12:58.