How to make a canopy over the bed

How to make a canopy over the bed



Baldahin is an element of luxury and comfort of yourbedrooms. It's nice to wake up with the first rays of the sun among weightless fabrics and soft pillows. Initially, this decoration was used instead of a mosquito net, a little later the canopy became a sign of the well-being of the owner. This construction you can build at home.





How to make a canopy over the bed

















First, decide on the cloth. If you want to retire from other people's eyes and superfluous light, then give preference to a dense fabric - velvet, tapestry. Weightlessness your bedroom will give a light cotton or silk. By the way, this fabric is recommended for children's rooms.

To make a canopy with your own hands is easy, becausethe main work is focused on the framework. If you make a frame, then assume that you have almost completed the work. This, in other words, the canopy holder you can order in the workshop or do it yourself. To create a frame, you need a metal bar, bent with an arch or the letter "P". It is put on rings, for which the fabric will cling.

The design can be suspended in two ways: it can be attached to the ceiling, but in this case the fabric you choose should be lightweight, or attached with perpendicular beams. These beams can be made of metal or wood, which will go from floor to ceiling.

After the holder (frame) for the canopywill be ready, you need to attach the fabric to the rings. The width of the fabric should not significantly exceed the width of your bed, and the height should be equal to the distance from floor to ceiling.