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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Attach Headboard Sides
Pre-drill pilot holes and attach sides to headboard as shown in the diagram. Use 2-inch screws and glue.
Attach Headboard Batting
Cover headboard in batting, using spray adhesive and staples to secure in place.
Cover in Fabric
Cover headboard in fabric, stapling in place on the bottom edge.
Some simple do-it-yourself tricks can take toddler beds and bedding from basic to stunning, designer-caliber showstoppers.