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Make a cosy kid's bed curtain

04 April 2017

In a shared kids’ room, a bed curtain can be a big help for creating much-needed privacy. This playful idea uses textiles to make a ‘mini room’ in the space under a STUVA loft bed. It originated from our Square Metre Challenge shared kids’ room.

A shared kids’ room with a loft bed and an extendable space in the space below with privacy curtains around each bed

We used a STUVA loft bed, removed the desk that comes with it and put in a MINNEN extendable bed. The fabric attaches to the loft bed with hook-and-loop fasteners, so it detaches easily for safety. The roll-up door makes it even more fun to crawl into bed and lets the kid control how much to see or be seen! Make one with our sewing instructions.

Close-up of the door of a kid’s bed privacy curtain rolled up and tied open. Close-up of a hand detaching a kid’s bed privacy curtain that’s attached with hook-and-loop fasteners.

Made by

Interior designer: Nathalie Kamkum
Digital designer: Cecilia Englund
Copywriter: Marissa Frayer
Photographer: Sandra Werud
Editor: Linda Harkell