DIY Upholstered Toddler Daybed
Reading spot by day, comfortable padded bed by night. Repurpose a standard crib mattress and bedding to create your own upholstered toddler daybed with simple tools and no sewing.
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Complete Front Rail
Complete the front rail in the same manner as the side rails.
Construct Headboard Frame
Mark headboard legs and pre-drill pilot holes. Screw 2x2 and 2x6 boards to headboard legs with 3-inch screws and glue.
Cover the front and back of the headboard with 1/4-inch plywood. Attach with 1-1/4 inch screws and glue.
Some simple do-it-yourself tricks can take toddler beds and bedding from basic to stunning, designer-caliber showstoppers.