Someone Incorrectly Labeled This Rocket Ship Bed As a Kids' Item

We all make mistakes, and we can only assume that Etsy-seller FableBedworks was in a rush when they posted this phenomenal transforming rocket ship murphy bed on their online store. Why else would they mistakenly refer to it as a "childrens bed" when there are certainly more than enough adults who would love a… » 3/17/15 3:23pm 3/17/15 3:23pm

A First Look at the Beautiful New Furniture IKEA's Bringing To the U.S.

I'll admit it: I love what IKEA's been up to lately. They're making high-tech however affordable desks. They're reissuing simple but sophisticated midcentury modern designs. And now, they're bringing a whole slew of drop dead gorgeous furniture to the United States, much of which is made of solid wood. I love it. » 1/08/15 11:18am 1/08/15 11:18am

A Kid-Sized Wi-Fi Smart Bed Lets Parents Know When They're Not Asleep

At last year's CES, bed technology took a quantum leap forward with the Sleep Number IQ that guaranteed a good night's sleep by tracking your sleep patterns and automatically adjusting the bed to make it more comfortable when you tossed and turned. This year the company will be releasing a smaller version that… » 1/06/15 12:00pm 1/06/15 12:00pm

Duvets and Sheets that Snap Together Mean Your Bed Stays Made Forever

Remember how putting an 'i' in front of everything was en vogue after the iPod became popular? That trend continues today with the term 'smart'. We've got smartphones, smartcars, smartwatches, and now even Smart Bedding, which uses a clever trick to ensure your sheets don't end up in a twisted knot by morning. » 7/02/14 5:00pm 7/02/14 5:00pm

This Bunk Bed Sofa Out-Transforms Even Optimus Prime

Life in the big city usually means life in a small apartment. It's fine while you're by yourself, but it gets complicated when it comes to giving visitors a place to stay. So if you find yourself lacking a guest suite, this transforming sofa bed called the Palazzo provides a double-decker spot for a couple of people… » 5/26/14 6:30pm 5/26/14 6:30pm

The Mattress Gets Reinvented (and Stuffed In the Trunk of Your Car)

Mattress shopping can be a major pain in the ass. Something that Casper, a newly launched sleep startup, wants to remedy. The supposed solution? One single, painstakingly engineered mattress for the masses. » 4/22/14 3:36pm 4/22/14 3:36pm

Layers of Inflatable Balls Might Just Make This the Greatest Bed Ever

Forget those individually-wrapped coil spring beds that can shrug off bouncing bowling balls, the Balluga—a mattress made of layer upon layer of computer-controlled inflatable spheres—could be the most comfortable place you've ever rested your head. And with a laundry list of other lavish features, you may never have… » 4/18/14 4:00pm 4/18/14 4:00pm

You Can Finally Fulfill Your Fantasy of Sleeping Inside a 747 Engine

It won't quite give you access to the mile high club, but if you're harboring deep down fantasies involving a romance with an airplane mechanic, MotoArt's new Jumbo 747 Sleeper should scratch that itch. » 3/31/14 9:42am 3/31/14 9:42am

A Remote Control Sofabed For Your Laziest Houseguests

Like Reese's Peanut Butter Cups, sofabeds put two wonderful things into one even awesomer package. People like sitting, and people like sleeping—it's the perfect combo. So how could a sofabed possibly ever be improved? With an electric mechanism that automatically unfolds and retracts the mattress, with the cushions… » 3/07/14 3:20pm 3/07/14 3:20pm

Sleep Number's IQ Bed Can Silence a Snoring Bedmate

Devices that collect all kinds of fitness and health metrics populated the halls of CES this year, but Sleep Number revealed one of the more intriguing options with its new x12 bed featuring the company's SleepIQ technology. In addition to providing as comfy a night's sleep as possible through a series of inflatable… » 1/08/14 8:10pm 1/08/14 8:10pm

Screw Your Murphy Bed, This One Flips Over Into a Desk

Would you ever walk into a stranger's home and ask to buy the necklace draped on their side table? Or offer to give them cash for some of their cutlery? No? Well, meet Mira Schröder. She lives in an apartment that functions as a part-time showroom, where everything—including the amazing flippable bed above—is … » 1/08/14 7:00pm 1/08/14 7:00pm

Elevator Beds Keep Your Disheveled Sheets Out of View

Using a cleverly engineered counterweight mechanism, these wonderful beds from Italian furniture maker Espace Loggia can be raised to the roof when you're not sleeping. The design is supposed to free up space in a room during the day so you can squeeze a desk in there or other temporary furniture, but the real reason… » 11/01/13 11:23am 11/01/13 11:23am

It's Easy To Clean Under This Levitating Bed

Scientists claim there are no black holes close enough to harm our solar system. But they're clearly not acknowledging the black holes that exist under every bed, sucking in and trapping dropped items, random clothing, and seemingly every last speck of dust in a room. There's a solution, though, in the form of Letti… » 10/31/13 5:00pm 10/31/13 5:00pm

This Hanging Bed Is the Ultimate Tiny Apartment Hack

Creative ways to hide your sleeping space are as old at the first murphy bed, but this might be a first: The owners of this London apartment have found a way to maximize their living space without resorting to a bed that folds into a closet. » 9/23/13 12:05pm 9/23/13 12:05pm

A Multi-Purpose Living Cube That Fits Life Into 100 Square Feet

Swiss designer Till Könneker recently came up with a fantastic way to maximize the space in his studio apartment, which lacked room for storage. He created a loft bed called the Living Cube that incorporates everything from an entertainment center, to a clothes rack, to even a walk-in closet for stashing things he… » 8/23/13 9:43am 8/23/13 9:43am

Live Your Entire Life in Bed With A Bedsore Detecting Mattress

Spending your life at home and never getting out of bed is not only considered socially unacceptable, it can lead to serious medical conditions like bedsores. But thankfully one of those two concerns has been eradicated thanks to the MAP System, a pressure sensing mat that helps prevent pressure ulcers from happening. » 8/16/13 4:00pm 8/16/13 4:00pm

Captain's Chair Doggy Bed Puts Your Pooch at Your Home's Helm

There's no scientific proof that pets watch and/or care about Star Trek—even that episode with the furry tribbles. But that won't stop Trek-obsessed pet owners from snatching up this adorable captain's chair dog bed. » 8/07/13 10:10am 8/07/13 10:10am

Every Night's a Righteous Road Trip in a VW Camper Bunk Bed

It can't do battle with an insane Star Wars-themed bunk bed, but for kids who are a little more grounded in reality, this Volkswagen Camper Bunk Bed is an awesome alternative. Yeah, it doesn't have lasers, but a surfboard ladder is equivalently awesome. » 7/17/13 10:48am 7/17/13 10:48am

USB Bed Risers Are Far More Useful Than Stolen Milk Crates

Twenty-five bucks worth of molded plastic and electronics is about to vastly improve your bedroom experience. This set of four risers from Bed Bath & Beyond not only boosts the height of your bed by eight inches, making you feel more important and increasing the amount of storage space you've got underneath. They… » 7/12/13 2:00pm 7/12/13 2:00pm

An Incredibly Tiny Sofa Bed For Your Skinniest Houseguests

If you need a place for guests to sleep but don't even have room in your tiny apartment for an air mattress, you'll love what designer Jesper Ståhl has cooked up for Swedish brand Ire Mobel. By day the Collar is a compact arm chair with a high back cushioned corner and a pop-out desk for getting work done in comfort.… » 5/02/13 2:11pm 5/02/13 2:11pm