So you like the way a bed looks but do you know which is right for you?
Gone are the days where everything was simple. Remember when everything was paid for in cash, you could only watch shows when they were on TV and you had to use a map when traveling somewhere new? Now your phone is a mini-computer, you don’t have to actually hold a book to read it and cars have a camera to help you back up so you don’t have to even turn around and look.
Attention to Detail is Important When Choosing New Furniture
“Is view A better or B? Is B better than C?” When you hear that, you may be imagining a trip to the eye doctor. Let’s go with that image. When the Doctor is testing your vision and you’re looking through the different lenses to the projected letters on the wall, he/she will ask you which view is better. At first, the changes may have subtle differences but the more adjustments they make, the more things start to come into focus. The same can be said for some of our styles of furniture. But just as you are careful to tell the Doctor which view is more clear, you want to be as careful when choosing your furniture.
Three of the beds we offer, the Vermont Shaker Moon Bed, the Cherry Moon Bed and the New England Shaker Bed, all have very similar simple designs with clean lines and gently arching curves in the headboards and footboards. The main difference takes place in the legs. Each bed offers a uniquely designed leg and subtle differences throughout the entire piece.
Here’s a breakdown of each bed:
Vermont Shaker Moon Bed– A simple and clean design with four-sided tapered legs and a simple flat cut on the top of each leg. The top of the headboard stands 43” off the ground for a platform bed frame and 47” for a mattress & box spring frame. At its center, the top of the footboard stands at 20” for a platform frame and 24” for a mattress & box spring frame. It’s available in Cherry, Maple or Walnut and can be fitted for underbed storage.
Cherry Moon Bed– A solid wood bed with contemporary reverse-tapered legs, rounded edges and an angled cut on the top of the legs. The top of the headboard stands 42” off the ground for a platform bed frame and 46” for a mattress & box spring frame. At its center, the top of the footboard stands at 20” for a platform frame and 24” for a mattress & box spring frame. It’s available in Cherry, Maple or Walnut and can be fitted for underbed storage.
New England Shaker Bed– Designed similarly to the the Vermont Shaker and Cherry Moon beds, this bed also features clean lines and a simple design, with partial one-sided tapered legs and an angled cut on the top of the leg. The top of the headboard sits 40.5” off the ground for a platform bed frame and 45.5” for a mattress & box spring frame. At its center, the top of the footboard stands 24” from the ground. It’s available in Cherry, Maple, Oak or Walnut and offers a variety of Finish options.
At quick glance, these differences may go unnoticed–just like when the Eye Doctor first changes the lenses during your eye test–but in learning what details to compare, you’ll be able to train your eye to spot the variations more easily each time.
If you have any more questions about the style variations between these beds or others you can visit us at our Stonehurst Showroom in Vernon, VT or give our knowledgeable sales team a call at 888-390-5571–they’re always eager and ready to assist you!
Customers, fans, and admirers of Vermont Woods Studios fine wood furniture spend the most time browsing in our bedroom furniture galleries. So beds and bedroom sets have become some of the most popular pieces we sell. And it is around this time every summer we see the interest in bedroom furnishings peak. Perhaps the actions of spring see someone just moving into a new home, or just completing a home or room remodel? Maybe a child is going off to college and their bedroom is being reclaimed and being transformed into a guest bedroom?
So starting today and running through August 9th your first piece of bedroom furniture is on sale for 10% off. Or buy two or more pieces and we’ll take 15% off your total order (plus free shipping)! This is a storewide bedroom sale so the savings applies to every bedroom collection and piece. Sound interesting? Hop on over to our online furniture showroom where you can find over 40 beautiful handcrafted wood beds plus dozens of matching wood dressers, chests, and nightstands. Every piece of our real wood bedroom furniture is traditionally handcrafted right here in Vermont and is available in solid Cherry, Walnut and Maple hardwoods.
So enjoy your web gallery visit and please get in touch with us if there is anything at all we can assist you with. And a big thanks to all our customers, fans, and admirers of Vermont Style Furniture! If you are not quite ready for some new Vermont made bedroom furniture right now, please keep checking back with us. Look for more new products and specials in the coming months!
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