Monthly Archives: July 2009

We’d love to hear from you!

We are only a small company, in rural Herefordshire, but we are committed to offering excellent customer service….and, of course, beautifully furniture made to your exact needs. If you have the time, we would really like to hear your thoughts on our site so we can continue to make improvements.  We are also really keen […]

Leave a comment

The History of Four Poster Beds

For centuries, the bed has been a sign of wealth, the richer the nobleman, the better the bed, which is probably why many people still aspire to owning a four poster bed, the bed of kings, and the king of beds.

Leave a comment

Trussing bed

I am looking for more information on what a trussing bed might have looked like. If you know of any books or photos of such a thing it would help my research greatly. I am working on a research paper on the subject, but am having a hard time finding any actual decription. Any help […]

Leave a comment

King Phillip IV of Spain’s Four Poster Bed?

I was wondering if you have any info on the attached bed pictures? It was believed to have belonged to King Phillip IV of Spain. I haven’t been able to find a picture similar. Can you help?? Thanks Jen King

Leave a comment

Can you give me any information about this bed?

Can you please give me any information about this bed? It is believed to be over 100 years old, but I can’t find any info on it. I would very much appreciate it. Thank you, Georgaki Sofia.

Leave a comment

More Information

Does anyone have any information regarding the history of four poster beds? We are compiling pictures and information to provide a greater database for people to use, so anything that you consider useful, then please let us know. Many thanks, Stephen Edwards

Leave a comment