Mary Beth's Bed

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Project by JayDee posted 03-02-2009 11:50 PM 2953 views 16 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a loft bed I made for my grand daughter Mary Beth. I has lights under the bed with a switch on one post. I has shelves, cubies and a secret compartment complete with lock and key. My wife made the cusions.

-- JayDee from Woodstock, GA

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#1 posted 03-02-2009 11:53 PM

It’s really nice yopu are reminding me that I am about to become a grandfather best of luck.Alistair

-- excuse my typing as I have a form of parkinsons disease

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#2 posted 03-03-2009 12:47 AM

That’s one luck girl. It looks great.

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#3 posted 03-03-2009 01:03 AM

I especially like the lights and how you integrated a switch into one of the posts. I have an eight year old who is quickly running out of room. This style bed may be in her future – it might even help to keep her in her own room all night long!

-- -- Mark in Fort Wayne, IN

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#4 posted 03-03-2009 01:03 AM

Great job!

-- Father of two sons. Both Eagle Scouts.

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#5 posted 03-03-2009 02:23 AM

Very nice. What type of wood did you use? Did you use a plan or design it yourself?

Great Job!!! I will not show it to my daughter because she would definitely want one.

-- The view only changes for the leading dog.

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#6 posted 05-17-2009 01:19 PM

That is a great job. I am getting ready to start something like this for my son and am just gathering ideas so this was wonderful to see.

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#7 posted 05-17-2009 06:33 PM

great job what a treat to make something wonderful for your granddaughter

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#8 posted 05-20-2009 09:14 AM

This is really cool. I wish I had the ability to get some material. I’d do this in both kids rooms. Way to go.

-- ~ Inspiring those who inspire me ~

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#9 posted 06-07-2010 01:36 AM

great job I need to build a loft bed very close to that look Where did you get the plans if i may ask thanks

-- Jim Ohio

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#10 posted 02-13-2016 02:30 PM

Great looking bed! Would be interested in plans as well – if they’re on paper, I can get them into SketchUp if that helps. My daughter loves to read, so this would be a great bed for her!

-- Matt Ramsey, Auburn, GA

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