Designed by Matthew Hilton. A luxurious upholstered bed with elegant simplicity achieved through the clever use of superb materials. Solid timber legs in a unique wishbone shape elegantly raise the slender body of the bed. Hand crafted traditional construction methods are used to create modern furniture with timeless appeal with the warmth of solid wood. Optional side tables offer a practical and space saving addition.
Made to order in a wide choice of fabric types and colours (see a list under ‘Details’). Fabrics are priced in ‘Groups’. Simply select the appropriate price Group and then add a note of your fabric choice at checkout or email us.
Available in three sizes - 150cm, 160cm or 180cm. Three different timber options for the frame in various finishes and a range of fabric upholstery. *Mattress not included. Side table sold separately, please refer to Hepburn Bedside Table.
Timber options in the following finishes:
American black Walnut: Danish oiled, white oiled or black oiled.
American white Oak: Danish oiled, white oiled, oxidised or black oiled.
European Ash: Danish oiled or white oiled or black oiled.
Stained and painted finishes also available - please enquire for pricing.
Upholstery available in three different categories:
A - Canvas, Divina 3, finished leather, naked leather
B - Coda 2, Sunniva 2 and Vidar 3
C+ - Elmo Rustical
Fabric options - click to view
Timber options - click to view
When ordering online please email us your fabric choice, or we will contact you to confirm.
UK Queen 150 cm - W153 × L225 × H103 cm, fits mattress W150 × L200 cm
EU Queen 160 cm - W163 × L225 × H103 cm, fits mattress W160 × L200 cm
UK King 180 cm - W183 × L225 × H103 cm, fits mattress W180 × L200 cm
Platform height 30.5 cm
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Born in 1957, Matthew Hilton studied at Portsmouth College of Art and then at Kingston Polytechnic. After graduating he worked for Capa as an industrial designer and model maker. He then set up his own design studio/workshop in 1984.
Matthew Hilton doesn't believe in design movements, and he really doesn't like the concept of design as a fashion. Rather, he thinks the design process is part of the evolution of any object through history. Designing with the end user in mind, and whether that means a household of ten or one, he takes pleasure in finding the fluid, easily adaptable solution to fit today's domestic spaces.
One of Britain’s most esteemed industrial designers and a Royal Designer for Industry, Matthew Hilton has over 30 years of experience in his field, designing for leading manufacturers. His furniture is held in the permanent collections of the Victoria & Albert Museum, and the Geffrye Museum, London.
Hilton creates rigorously functional products that improve with the mark of age. Thinking like a sculptor, Matthew Hilton considers every view of a product equally, allowing for a sense of delight and surprise over the years as the user discovers new details and complexities.
“If you live with something, you might pick it up and look at the bottom. So the bottom of it is equally important. Every aspect is important because it is something that is going to stay in your life,” Matthew Hilton.
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