Our American Shaker Panel Bed features sleek panels in the headboard and footboard that add a modern feel to this shaker bed. This handmade wood bed also showcases gentle arches and simple tapered legs. Each bed is handmade in Vermont using sustainably harvested woods. Beds ordered with optional underbed storage units will include a vanity footboard that extends down almost to the floor to conceal the storage units.
Base Price represents queen size, platform bed in natural cherry
Shown In natural cherry
Matching Furniture available online in our American Shaker Furniture Collection
Save 25% by purchasing this piece as part of our American Shaker Bedroom Furniture Set
Optional 100% Natural Latex Mattresses also available
Finish for cherry and walnut is a hand rubbed linseed oil with a Poly Gel on the tops of occasional tables and case goods.
For maple pieces, the finish is Poly Gel only.
Dimensions for all bed sizes can be customized for your mattress. XL Twin and California King sizes are also available as custom items. Please Contact Us on (888) 390-5571 for details.
||Distance from Floor To
||Width of Headboard
|Mattress & Box Springs:
Your mattress will sit 15" off the floor. Add the thickness of your mattress to 15" to determine the height at which the top of your mattress will sit.
Mattress & Box Springs:
Your mattress will sit 11" off the floor. Add the combined thickness of your mattress and box springs to 11" to determine the height at which the top of your mattress will sit. The footboard panel height is increased by 8"
Standard Mattress Sizes
(Mattress sizes may vary)
|Interior Box Demensions
||39" W x 75" L
||40" W x 76" L
||39" W x 80" L
||40" W x 81" L
||54" W x 75" L
||55" W x 76" L
||60" W x 80" L
||61" W x 81" L
||76" W x 80" L
||77" W x 81" L
||72" w x 84" L
||73" W x 85" L
* Please note there can be some variation depending on the bed style
Bed Construction Details
||All solid hardwoods: cherry, maple or walnut.
||Cherry and Walnut beds are finished with hand rubbed linseed oil only. Maple beds are finished with Poly gel only as the maple grain is more dense and it does not absorb linseed oil as well as the other woods. Little to no VOCs upon delivery. See special care instructions.
The Cherry Moon Dovetail Bed uses 20 hardwood slats, each about 23⁄8" wide and spaced about 15⁄8" apart. These slats slide into the side rails using dovetail joinery.
All other Platform style beds use one bundle of 8 hardwood slats to support the mattress. Each slat measures 73⁄4" wide with holes drilled at either end of the slat. The slats slip over pegs distributed evenly along the side rail, creating a solid interlocked platform. On King and Queen size beds, slats are spaced 21⁄4" apart - on Full and Twin size beds this spacing is 13⁄4".
Mattress and Box Spring style beds use a set of 4 hardwood slats to support the box spring and mattress combination.
Center Bed Slat Support for King Beds: A hardwood beam that drops into pre-attached hardware in the center of the head and footboards; located just below the slats to provide additional support. The space below the slats remains open for under bed storage.
||Side rails are connected to the headboard and footboard using a steel quick latch.
||We use mortise and tenon joinery in the headboard and footboard.
||Beds ship disassembled. Free set-up and installation by white glove delivery crew.
Furniture care instructions.
All of our woods are sustainably harvested from forests within the continental United States. Wood samples for this product are available here.
- Depth of drawers, front to back is 20" (limited by drawer hardware).
- Width of drawers is determined by bed size but all available space is utilized.
- Drawers are 6" high, while overall storage unit height is determined by the available space under bed,
- Storage units are stationary and are NOT attached to the bed.
- All beds ordered with underbed storage will include a 'vanity footboard' which extends down to just above floor level to conceal the ends of the storage units beneath the bed.
- Only one storage unit will fit under a twin bed.
At Vermont Woods Studios, each piece of fine furniture is carefully handcrafted and made to order right here in Vermont. Current lead time for production is approximately 6-12 weeks.
The transit time from our craftsmen to you depends on accessibility to your area. Please select your delivery location in the drop down below to get an indication of what the transit time for your order would likely be:
State: Transit time: 1-4 weeks
In some cases, for example with small coffee tables, we use standard shipping via Fed Ex or similar carrier. Shipping and delivery details.
All production and shipping times quoted are approximate only and are not guaranteed.
If you live in a location that is outside of our regularly serviced area, please add one to two weeks to your transit time.
Order Wood Samples
We provide wood samples for $5 each. You may keep them or return them for store credit.