DIY Pallet Daybeds: Lovin' Them

Sheri Reed
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daybed, pallet, DIY

Photo from Pia Jane Bijkerk

I love these pallet daybeds via Pia Jane Bijkerk and Ashley Ann. Aren't they great-looking?

More unbelievably cute creative reuse from around the Internet. This time using old pallets — sometimes you end up with some from bulk deliveries or you can go asking for some at local grocery stores, bulk supply stores, industrial sites, or building supply companies.

But in a nutshell, you take a right-sized pallet, sand it down, add wheels, and presto...super-rad daybed!

Pia's pallet daybed, originally shown in her Paris apartment and now residing on her awesome houseboat in Amsterdam, inspired Ashley's project, and Ashley shares on her blog a "how to" on her pallet reading bed for her nursery. She even uses a rustic old door for a headboard on her daybed. Both are so pretty...

What do you think of these pallet daybeds? Do you like them in raw wood or would you paint yours?

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