Celia Rufey answers your furniture questions
Find a simple four-poster bed
I’m looking for a four-poster bed that has a plain framework and no detailing. I won’t be hanging any drapery.
Raft offers a substantial four-poster in natural or dark reclaimed teak (pictured), priced at £1,649 for a double. For a bed with a slim profile, try the Alfred in oak, designed by Sean Sutcliffe and priced from £2,604 for a queen size from Benchmark Find dramatic black lacquer in the Canton, from £1,195 for a double from Lombok Also well worth a look are the Oasis and Orchid beds, from £1,290 for a double in oak, ash, maple, cherry or walnut from The Natural Bed Company You may also like the Contemporary Tapered four-poster, from £1,740 for a double in ash from The Four Poster Bed Company Prices quoted do not include mattresses.
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