From Italian renaissance style to classic French Rococo detailing, The Resident lusts after the most beautiful beds to create decadent bedrooms

Words: Rachel Mantock

1 Victoriana 
A grandiose brass bed will add an element of sophisticated glamour to any room, reminiscent of all things Victorian. Setting rich, detailed orange fabrics against the metal of the bed frame creates an Indian royalty feel, fusing vintage British and Asian influences together to create the ultimate luxury bedroom. The Dickens Bed starts at £6,675 from andsotobed.co.uk

2 French dressing 
Detailed, white washed wood with a distressed element and plenty of Rococo detailing creates a Havisham-esque feel. Paired with cool toned grey bedding, matching bedside tables and delicate lamps, this bed makes an impactful yet graceful statement. The Bonaparte French Bed starts at £2,570; Bonaparte Bedside Table, £435; Miniature Rocking Horse, £45. All from thefrenchbedroomcompany.co.uk

3 Venetian beauty 
The carefully hand-crafted curves of the beautiful, high sloping headboard exude elegance and class, while the raised height of the frame provides you with plenty of extra storage room underneath. So sit down, lean back and simply relax in style on the stunning, and practical, Venice bed, £375 from warrenevans.com

4 Modern life 
A bold coloured low-rise bed is perfect for modern interior fans. Contrasting lacquered tables will add quirky character, as will an abstract wall mirror. Give a nod to the past by using panelled walls as a backdrop canvas. Bonaldo Owen Ego Bed, from £2,310; Bonaldo New Perspective Large Wall Mirror, from £830; Bonaldo Tie Side Table in Peacock Blue Gloss Lacquer, from £480. All from gomodern.co.uk

5 Roman Futurist
This modular headboard with bold outlines serves as the perfect statement piece. Mix it up with understated floating bedside lights, glass topped side tables and textured fabrics to create a magnificent, ultra contemporary look. Cattelan Italia Thiago Bed, £5,502, Saarinen Tulip Round Side Table, £646, Stilo Pendant Light in Bronze, £280, chaplins.co.uk