Not all bed frames are created equal. Some cost more than your life savings while others, well…don’t. If you’ve winced at the thought of buying a new bed frame then you’re not alone. But sleeping on a mattress on the floor does not mean you’ve mastered a minimalist aesthetic. Whatever your reason for postponing this ever-important bedroom purchase, forget about it because we’ve scoured our affordable furniture sources and discovered twelve stylish bed frames under $500. Chances are, that’s less than your monthly rent or mortgage payment and probably even less than what you spend on food every month. So what’s your excuse? Start shopping below!
Adorned in white and gold, this antique-style frame is timeless and sophisticated. Ideal for spaces with French provincial charm or rooms that could use a little fanciful flair.
Reminiscent of a country home or cozy cottage, this charming white steel piece is effortlessly classic and supports any queen size mattress.
Inspired by classical Victorian style, this iron-clad beauty is sturdy, structured, and can work in any space whether it’s a modern master, an industrial loft, or a romantic guest room.
If you love contemporary design, then your bedroom is only missing one thing: this sleek and structured, utilitarian frame.
Featuring a curved, upholstered headboard for optimal back support and a light wood frame with tapered legs, this frame is ideal for bedrooms with the clean lines and neutral color palette of Scandinavian modernism.
Falling just at $400, this industrial style bed is powder coated in an antique finish that makes for a well-worn, urban look.
Constructed of eco-friendly rubberwood in a dark walnut finish, this solid wood frame has smooth, rustic modern style down.
Upholstered in a light beige linen fabric with silver nailhead trim, the romantic silhouette of the Theron Bed brings contemporary glam style to any room.
Soft upholstery and a delicate frame are prominent features of this chic, mid-century modern bed. But the oval-shaped headboard with three big button tufts is what makes this playful piece stand out.
With soft, smooth lines, a grid-tufted grey headboard, and a simple frame, this bed pays homage to all that is Danish design. You can easily get your hygge on here.
Inspired by British colonial design, this classic white bed can accommodate any look. Though it’s detailed with intricate carvings like a mantel molded headboard, the piece is updated to fit with a contemporary aesthetic.
Retro in style but sturdy in form, the Joel bed is a frame with staying power.