Description
Description

Daybeds are versatile pieces of furniture that function both as a seating area and a bed. Designed to be used during the day as a sofa and at night as a bed, they are especially useful in spaces where flexibility is needed. Often featuring a three-sided frame, daybeds resemble a couch but are sized to fit a standard mattress. Variations include those with pull-out trundles underneath for additional sleeping space or storage. Styles range from traditional, with ornate wooden frames, to modern, showcasing sleek metal or upholstered designs. Commonly found in guest rooms, studios, or living areas, daybeds offer a blend of utility and style.

History
History

Daybeds trace their origins to ancient civilizations, like Egypt, Greece, and Rome, where they were used for lounging during the daytime. Over centuries, their use expanded beyond the elite, and their designs adapted to various cultures and societal needs. During the Renaissance and Victorian eras, daybeds gained popularity in European homes as a place for rest, reading, or social visits. Evolving from basic wooden structures to more elaborately designed pieces, daybeds bridged the gap between functional seating and comfortable sleeping, finding a niche in diverse settings.

Future
Future

Daybeds are set to evolve with modern living needs. Contemporary trends showcase multifunctional designs, blending storage, seating, and sleeping. Integrated tech, like USB ports or smart cushions that adjust firmness, will cater to a tech-savvy audience. With space at a premium, especially in urban settings, daybeds will be vital for transforming areas from office to guest room in moments. Sustainable materials and modular designs will resonate with eco-conscious consumers. As homes demand flexibility, daybeds will emerge as stylish, adaptable solutions, enhancing both comfort and functionality.

Common Questions
Common Questions
What is a daybed?

A daybed is a combination of a bed, a sofa, and a lounge chair used for resting and relaxing either indoors or outdoors. It is differentiated in appearance from a typical bed by its headboard being placed along the length of the daybed rather than at the head.

How do you make a daybed look like a couch?

To make a daybed look more like a couch than a bed, use throw blankets and pillows. Place larger pillows at the corners and then add other pillows of various shapes, sizes, and textures. Bolstering the back and “arms” of the daybed before adding pillows is also an option as daybeds are deeper than the standard sofa.

What size is a daybed?

Although a daybed can come in different sizes, it traditionally is the size of a twin bed mattress. As such, the standard size of a daybed is 38 by 75 inches (97 x 191 cm).

Furniture

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25” | 64 cm
78” | 198 cm
39” | 99 cm
1930
Barcelona Couch
64.000
198.000
99.000
1930.00
450
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38.375” | 97 cm
86” | 218 cm
42.875” | 109 cm
Brinkley Twin Daybed (Trundle)
97.000
218.000
109.000
0
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Brinkley Twin Daybed (Trundle)3D model of the Brinkley Twin Daybed with Trundle viewed in perspective3D model of the Brinkley Twin Daybed with Trundle viewed in perspective
22.5” | 44 cm
80” | 203 cm
32.25” | 82 cm
1992
Duet Daybed
44.000
203.000
82.000
1992.00
10
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Duet DaybedPerspective view of a 3D model of the Duet DaybedPerspective view of a 3D model of the Duet Daybed
22.5” | 57 cm
76.75” | 195 cm
40.5” | 103 cm
2013
IKEA Brimnes Daybed
57.000
195.000
103.000
2013.00
500
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IKEA Brimnes Daybed3D model of the IKEA Brimnes Daybed viewed in perspective3D model of the IKEA Brimnes Daybed viewed in perspective
33.875” | 86 cm
77.5” | 197 cm
42.5” | 108 cm
2016
IKEA Flekke Daybed
86.000
197.000
108.000
2016.00
20
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IKEA Flekke DaybedView of the IKEA Flekke Daybed in 3D available for downloadView of the IKEA Flekke Daybed in 3D available for download
37” | 94 cm
77.5” | 197 cm
41.375” | 105 cm
2015
IKEA Fyresdal Daybed
94.000
197.000
105.000
2015.00
10
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IKEA Fyresdal DaybedPerspective view of a 3D model of the IKEA Fyresdal DaybedPerspective view of a 3D model of the IKEA Fyresdal Daybed
35.875” | 91 cm
78.75” | 200 cm
41” | 104 cm
2018
IKEA Hemnes Daybed - 2 Drawers
91.000
200.000
104.000
2018.00
1900
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IKEA Hemnes Daybed - 2 Drawers3D model of the IKEA Hemnes Daybed with 2 Drawers viewed in perspective3D model of the IKEA Hemnes Daybed with 2 Drawers viewed in perspective
32.625” | 83 cm
78.375” | 199 cm
42.5” | 108 cm
2016
IKEA Hemnes Daybed - 3 Drawers
83.000
199.000
108.000
2016.00
1900
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IKEA Hemnes Daybed - 3 Drawers3D model of the IKEA Hemnes Daybed with 3 Drawers viewed in perspective3D model of the IKEA Hemnes Daybed with 3 Drawers viewed in perspective
19” | 48 cm
74.375” | 189 cm
38.25” | 97 cm
2019
IKEA Markerad Daybed
48.000
189.000
97.000
2019.00
0
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IKEA Markerad DaybedView of the IKEA Markerad Daybed in 3D available for downloadView of the IKEA Markerad Daybed in 3D available for download
18.125” | 46 cm
76.75” | 195 cm
39.375” | 100 cm
2017
IKEA Utåker Daybed
46.000
195.000
100.000
2017.00
0
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IKEA Utåker DaybedPerspective view of a 3D model of the IKEA Utåker DaybedPerspective view of a 3D model of the IKEA Utåker Daybed
33” | 84 cm
78” | 198 cm
41.5” | 105 cm
Jude Mid Century Daybed
84.000
198.000
105.000
20
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15.25” | 39 cm
75” | 191 cm
33” | 84 cm
1950
Nelson Daybed
39.000
191.000
84.000
1950.00
200
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Nelson Daybed3D model of the Nelson Daybed viewed in perspective3D model of the Nelson Daybed viewed in perspective
27.25” | 69 cm
75” | 191 cm
33” | 84 cm
1950
Nelson Daybed - Back Bolsters
69.000
191.000
84.000
1950.00
150
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Nelson Daybed - Back BolstersView of the Nelson Daybed with Back Bolsters in 3D available for downloadView of the Nelson Daybed with Back Bolsters in 3D available for download
27.25” | 69 cm
75” | 191 cm
33” | 84 cm
1950
Nelson Daybed - Side Bolster
69.000
191.000
84.000
1950.00
150
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Nelson Daybed - Side BolsterPerspective view of a 3D model of the Nelson Daybed with Side BolsterPerspective view of a 3D model of the Nelson Daybed with Side Bolster
34.5” | 88 cm
89” | 226 cm
42” | 107 cm
Rossburg Daybed (Trundle)
88.000
226.000
107.000
10
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IKEA Fyresdal Daybed

The IKEA Fyresdal Daybed has a minimalistic design and covered with steel frames, thus easy to maintain. You will need two twin mattresses for this daybed which has plenty of room below and on top for guests' sleep and passing the time. You can use the bed as a comfortable sofa, a single bed, or a double bed.

The IKEA Fyresdal Daybed has an overall height of 37” (94 cm), width of 77.5” (197 cm) and depth of 41.375” (105 cm). The IKEA Fyresdal Daybed has an open size of 77.5" x 79.625” (197 x 202 cm).

Set of dimensioned elevation and plan drawings of the IKEA Fyresdal Daybed measured with height, width and depth
The IKEA Fyresdal Daybed has a minimalistic design and covered with steel frames, thus easy to maintain. You will need two twin mattresses for this daybed which has plenty of room below and on top for guests' sleep and passing the time. You can use the bed as a sofa, a single bed, or a double bed.

The IKEA Fyresdal Daybed has an overall height of 37” (94 cm), width of 77.5” (197 cm) and depth of 41.375” (105 cm). The IKEA Fyresdal Daybed has an open size of 77.5" x 79.625” (197 x 202 cm).

Set of dimensioned elevation and plan drawings of the IKEA Fyresdal Daybed measured with height, width and depth
IKEA Fyresdal Daybed
Height:
37” | 94 cm
Width:
77.5” | 197 cm
Length:
Depth:
41.375” | 105 cm
Seat Height
21.25” | 54 cm
Weight:
Area:

Open Size: 77.5" x 79.625” | 197 x 202 cm

Materials
Powder-coated steel
Designer
K & M Hagberg (IKEA)
Year
2015

Drawings include:
IKEA Fyresdal Daybed front elevation, side, plan, side (open), plan (open)

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IKEA Hemnes Daybed - 3 Drawers
Size comparison illustration of the IKEA Hemnes Daybed (3 Drawers) with a standing man for scale

The IKEA Hemnes Daybed with 3 Drawers is a 2-in-1 bed that offers the ability to become a sofa throughout the day and bed at night. Designer Carina Bengs made the IKEA Hemnes daybed to maximize flexible space in guest rooms and bedrooms. When the daybed is fully extended it becomes a double bed, but during the day the two twin beds stack up creating a comfortable sofa. Under the daybed are three large drawers for additional household storage.

The IKEA Hemnes Daybed with 3 Drawers has an overall height of 32.625” (83 cm), width of 78.375” (199 cm), and depth of 42.5” (108 cm). When open, the IKEA Hemnes Daybed has a width of 76.375” (194 cm).

Dimensioned elevation and plan drawings of the IKEA Hemnes Daybed (3 Drawers) measuring height, width and depth
The IKEA Hemnes Daybed with 3 Drawers is a 2-in-1 bed that offers the ability to become a sofa throughout the day and bed at night. Designer Carina Bengs made the IKEA Hemnes daybed to maximize flexible space in guest rooms and bedrooms. Under the daybed are three large drawers for extra storage.

The IKEA Hemnes Daybed with 3 Drawers has an overall height of 32.625” (83 cm), width of 78.375” (199 cm), and depth of 42.5” (108 cm). When open, the IKEA Hemnes Daybed has a width of 76.375” (194 cm).

Dimensioned elevation and plan drawings of the IKEA Hemnes Daybed (3 Drawers) measuring height, width and depth
IKEA Hemnes Daybed - 3 Drawers
Height:
32.625” | 83 cm
Width:
78.375” | 199 cm
Length:
Depth:
42.5” | 108 cm
Seat Height
20.875" | 53 cm
Weight:
Area:

Open Size: 78.375” x 76.375” | 199 x 194 cm

Materials
Fiberboard legs and drawers; particleboard box; solid pine bed base
Designer
IKEA
Year
2016

Drawings include:
IKEA Hemnes Daybed (3 Drawers) front elevation, front (person), side, plan, side (open), plan (open)

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IKEA Hemnes Daybed - 2 Drawers

The IKEA Hemnes Daybed is a four functions daybed ideal for guest rooms and teen rooms. It has two storage boxes underneath offering extra storage in a limited space. The Hemnes daybed, when extended, falls between a king and queen bed making it spacious and sturdy for sleep and rest.

The IKEA Hemnes Daybed with 2 Drawers has an overall height of 35.875” (91 cm), width of 78.75” (200 cm) and depth of 41” (104 cm). The IKEA Hemnes Daybed with 2 Drawers has an open size of 78.75” x 79.25” (200 x 201 cm).

Dimensioned drawings of the IKEA Hemnes Daybed (2 Drawers) labeled with height, width, depth and seat height measurements
The IKEA Hemnes Daybed is a four functions daybed ideal for guest rooms and teen rooms. It has two storage boxes underneath offering extra storage in a limited space. The Hemnes daybed, when extended, falls between a king and queen bed making it spacious and sturdy for sleep and rest.

The IKEA Hemnes Daybed with 2 Drawers has an overall height of 35.875” (91 cm), width of 78.75” (200 cm) and depth of 41” (104 cm). The IKEA Hemnes Daybed with 2 Drawers has an open size of 78.75” x 79.25” (200 x 201 cm).

Dimensioned drawings of the IKEA Hemnes Daybed (2 Drawers) labeled with height, width, depth and seat height measurements
IKEA Hemnes Daybed - 2 Drawers
Height:
35.875” | 91 cm
Width:
78.75” | 200 cm
Length:
Depth:
41” | 104 cm
Seat Height
20.875” | 53 cm
Weight:
Area:

Open Size: 78.75” x 79.25” | 200 x 201 cm

Materials
Fiberboard legs and drawers; particleboard box; solid pine bed base
Designer
IKEA
Year
2018

Drawings include:
IKEA Hemnes Daybed (2 Drawers) front elevation, side, plan, side (open), plan (open)

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Rossburg Daybed (Trundle)

The Rossburg Daybed is a space-saving daybed with a rolling trundle bed for additional sleeping space. Three Posts designed the piece to have an understated appeal, but the rolled sides, turned wooden legs, and white tufted details bring out a traditional feel.

The Rossburg Daybed with Trundle has an overall height of 34.5” (88 cm), width of 89” (226 cm), and depth of 42” (107 cm).

Set of dimensioned drawings of the Rossburg Daybed with Trundle labeled with height, width, and depth in plan and elevation
The Rossburg Daybed is a space-saving daybed with a rolling trundle bed for additional sleeping space. Three Posts designed the piece to have an understated appeal, but the rolled sides, turned wooden legs, and white tufted details bring out a traditional feel.

The Rossburg Daybed with Trundle has an overall height of 34.5” (88 cm), width of 89” (226 cm), and depth of 42” (107 cm).

Set of dimensioned drawings of the Rossburg Daybed with Trundle labeled with height, width, and depth in plan and elevation
Rossburg Daybed (Trundle)
Height:
34.5” | 88 cm
Width:
89” | 226 cm
Length:
Depth:
42” | 107 cm
Seat Height
Weight:
Area:
Materials
Metal and manufactured wood frame; linen upholstery
Designer
Three Posts
Year

Drawings include:
Rossburg Daybed with Trundle front elevation, side, plan

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Nelson Daybed - Back Bolsters

The Nelson Daybed with back bolsters is versatile, hence easy to transition from sofa to bed by removing the end bolsters. It is elegant, practical and easy to assemble and move around, thus making it suitable for small apartments. You can place the bed in a range of spaces around the home.

The Nelson Daybed with Back Bolsters has an overall height of 27.25” (69 cm), width of 75” (191 cm) and depth of 33” (84 cm). The Nelson Daybed with Back Bolsters has a seat height of 15.25” (39 cm).

Dimensioned drawings of the Nelson Daybed with Back Bolsters with labeled height, width, depth and seat height measurements
The Nelson Daybed with back bolsters is versatile, hence easy to transition from sofa to bed by removing the end bolsters. It is elegant, practical and easy to assemble and move around, thus making it suitable for small apartments. You can place the bed in a range of spaces around the home.

The Nelson Daybed with Back Bolsters has an overall height of 27.25” (69 cm), width of 75” (191 cm) and depth of 33” (84 cm). The Nelson Daybed with Back Bolsters has a seat height of 15.25” (39 cm).

Dimensioned drawings of the Nelson Daybed with Back Bolsters with labeled height, width, depth and seat height measurements
Nelson Daybed - Back Bolsters
Height:
27.25” | 69 cm
Width:
75” | 191 cm
Length:
Depth:
33” | 84 cm
Seat Height
15.25” | 39 cm
Weight:
Area:
Materials
Solid walnut or white ash frame and legs; high density foam cushions
Designer
George Nelson
Year
1950

Drawings include:
Nelson Daybed - Back Bolsters front elevation, side, plan

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