Stylish daybeds are trending hard right now, and with good reason. As sofas by day and beds by night, they’re the ultimate small-space solution. Like all major furniture purchases, though, they’re not without a substantial price tag — which is why we were stoked to see the clever team at The Merrythought share this gorgeous DIY.
The project combines two major interior obsessions of the moment — daybeds, of course — and plywood. There is plenty of sawing, drilling, and sanding involved, so this one’s for the handy among us. Head to The Merrythought for instructions, brush off those woodworking skills, and give it a go. (Here are 16 ways to style it, in case you need any inspiration.) When you’re done building, you’re free to head to bed on the fruits of your labor!