Carson Carrington Forshaga Upholstered Brown Wood Platform Bed

by Carson Carrington
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ITEM#: 20543783

With a luxuriously fabric-covered headboard that adds an elegant touch to the solid wood frame, the Forshaga bed will be a standout piece in any bedroom. With high-quality hardwoods and fabric headboards, this platform bed blends perfectly with mid-century bedroom suites. Infusing unique designs with superior craftsmanship, the bed ensures that you will receive the finest quality as each item is handmade and inspected. Constructed of eco-friendly solid rubberwood in dark walnut finishing, the Forshaga is upholstered in textured light grey or grey fabric with modern grid-tufting and cushioning while the solid wood frame has smooth lines punctuated by sharp cornered joinery. To ensure a comfortable night's sleep, the traditional slats of the base have been closely spaced to provide firm support that suits standard size mattresses. Made in Malaysia, the bed requires assembly.

Features
  • Mid-century platform bed
  • Made of fabric 'polyester 100-percent', rubber wood, hardwood, lvl, foam
  • Light grey or charcoal upholstery color
  • Grid-tufting cushioned headboard
  • Polyester fabric upholstery
  • Dark walnut wood finishing frame
  • Tapered legs
  • Assembly required
  • Spot clean only

Full Dimensions:
  • Overall: 42.13 inches high x 55.91 inches wide x 80.31 inches deep
  • Headboard: 42.13 inches high x 55.91 inches wide x 2.95 inches thick
  • Siderail: 4.72 inches high x 75 inches long x 0.71 inches thick
  • Footboard: 14.96 inches high x 55.91 inches long x 2.36 inches thick
  • Top of slat: 13.74 inches high
  • Legs: 14.96 inches high
  • Inside dimensions (mattress size): 54.33 inches wide x 75 inches deep
  • Product weight: 60.4 lbs.

Queen Dimensions:
  • Overall: 42.13 inches high x 62.2 inches wide x 85.24 inches deep
  • Headboard: 42.13 inches high x 62.2 inches wide x 2.95 inches thick
  • Siderail: 4.72 inches high x 79.92 inches long x 0.71 inches thick
  • Footboard: 14.96 inches high x 62.2 inches long x 2.36 inches thick
  • Top of slat: 13.74 inches high
  • Legs: 14.96 inches high
  • Inside dimensions (mattress size): 61.02 inches wide x 81.5 inches deep
  • Product weight: 66.59 lbs.

King Dimensions:
  • Overall: 42.13 inches high x 77.95 inches wide x 85.24 inches deep
  • Headboard: 42.13 inches high x 77.95 inches wide x 2.95 inches thick
  • Siderail: 4.72 inches high x 79.92 inches long x 0.71 inches thick
  • Footboard: 14.96 inches high x 77.95 inches long x 2.36 inches thick
  • Top of slat: 13.74 inches high
  • Legs: 14.96 inches high
  • Inside dimensions (mattress size): 77.95 inches wide x 81.5 inches deep
  • Product weight: 85.76 lbs.

This product will ship to you in multiple boxes.

Assembly Required

Mattress, box spring, and bedding (comforter, sheets, pillows, etc.) are NOT included.

Specs

Features
Style Mid-Century Modern, Scandinavian
Material Upholstered, Wood
Frame Material Wood
Bed Design Platform Bed
Color Brown, Grey
Slats Included Yes
Upholstery Material Fabric
Wood Species Walnut
Dimensions Full: 42.13 in. H x 55.91 in. W x 80.31 in. L; Queen: 42.13 in. H x 62.2 in. W x 85.24 in. L; King: 42.13 in. H x 77.95 in. W x 85.24 in. L
Model Number 20543783
Country of Origin Malaysia
  • All looks unfortunately
    Verified Purchase
    Option: Grey - King

    Initially I was so happy with this piece. It was exactly what I was looking for, the cloth material of the back & the wooden frame looked nice and I was thrilled. Less than 3 months later I'm considering throwing it away ALREADY. The bed has come apart in the middle of the night 3x now. We have a king size, and we were only provided with 2 wooden legs/pegs under the bed to support the middle of the bed & to keep the platform off the ground. The construction of the bed & quality of those pegs is awful: normal wear won't keep them on & up. I'm currently working with Overstock on replacing those parts in the hopes it's not a total throw-away but to be frank, I think it's a flaw in the construction. Unfortunately, as some reviews have already said, the quality is simply not there.

  • Verified Purchase
    Option: Charcoal - Queen | Grey - Queen

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    Good value (I bought it on sale). Fairly easy to assemble. Looks good in the dark gray upholstery. I would have preferred the legs to be a couple of inches shorter. It seems very high off the floor, almost as if you've got a box spring. Be careful when you move it, especially on carpet, as the middle support legs that are underneath the mattress aren't especially sturdy and could catch and crack.

  • Verified Purchase
    Option: Charcoal - King

    Love this bed! The style is so fantastic and the overall quality feels super solid. We did end up making a whole new middle support system, though, based on other reviews and seeing ourselves how weak the original was (hence the lower review). We purchased a 89x19mm 2.4m premium pine piece of lumber and three 15 1/4” Parsons table legs from Lowe’s then cut all to necessary size. Secured the lumber to the supports with the included hardware, and then attached the three legs using two countersunk screws per leg. It was a pretty quick and inexpensive fix, and the whole bed feels SUPER solid now. I highly recommend doing this if you purchase a King.

  • Not as good as it looks
    Verified Purchase
    Option: Grey - King

    This item is very bad quality. It is not solid enough perhaps for a King bed. We will have to destroy as the cost to return is too high

  • Verified Purchase
    Option: Charcoal - Full/Double

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    This is a great mid-century style bed! I love the wood finish with the charcoal fabric headboard! I purchased a full for my son’s room and it looks so good in there! I also bought the 14” memory foam mattress to go on it, hindsight I wish I would have got the 12” so that it didn’t come up so high on the headboard. Other than that, it’s a great bed. Others said the legs underneath were flimsy but they are merely for support and I felt like they were substantial enough. I assembled this myself, it wasn’t difficult at all.

  • LOVE it!
    Verified Purchase
    Option: Charcoal - King

    We LOVE this bed. I searched everywhere for a mid-century modern inspired bed and this one fit the bill perfectly! It took my husband and I 45 minutes to put together, but we have lots of experience with these building furniture. I really love that the long legs make our king bed look less bulky and allow us to store things underneath it. The headboard is definitely firm, but it doesn't bother us. We went with the dark gray fabric and it looks just like the photo. With our new memory foam mattress we are sleeping like teenagers (because, let's be real, babies don't sleep very well)!

  • Solid buy
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    Option: Charcoal - Full/Double

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    Beautiful Nd sturdy this platform bed is well made, perfect for my teen daughter's room. A big yes! Great addition...full size only queen will not fit,on platform.

  • Shipment Missing Hardware
    Verified Purchase
    Option: Grey - Queen

    We just opened our boxes to put together and while the quality looks good, our box had loose hardware. When we went to put it together, we were missing around 30 screws and bolts. Not happy, to say the least. The mail delivery service seemed to have been rough with our packaging too and there was a big hole in the main box with the loose hardware. Wondering why a company would package this way! We already broke down our old bed frame so I'm not looking forward to being 6 months pregnant sleeping on a mattress on the floor tonight. Buyer beware!

  • Verified Purchase
    Option: Grey - Queen

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    Ok.. this bed is pretty, but frightening to sleep on. I've had this bed for a couple months and, as the other negative reviewers have said, the center support is a joke, the two leg-posts meant to prop the bed up in the middle broke off within weeks (and never supported properly before either, but just twisted themselves back and forth until the nails bore themselves out of their holes, and they never really supported the fragile center board which runs from the headboard to the footboard anyway) So, the bed sags in the middle, and the slats will probably snap sooner or later too. I'l either need to frankenstein other parts to reinforce the center base/slats to give it some support or just replace the bed. I read the negative reviews but decided I'd deal with it since I was so in love with the look of the bed - I'm surprised to see positive reviews on this because it really is a pice of junk, when it comes to functionality. I think the designer who built the frame put some care and thought into the aesthetics and somewhere between then and production there was no thought given to this actually needing to sustain a person's bodyweight (I'm 150 pounds, if you're curious).

    This user was entered into a sweepstakes after submitting their honest review.

  • Verified Purchase
    Option: Grey - King

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    This bed is very stylish and fairly easy to assemble. The headboard came with one little snag in the fabric, which we decided to just live with. It's been a great bed, aside from when we needed to move it - when we disassembled it, it didn't assemble as well the second time. You've got to expect that to some degree when you're buying a bed frame in this price range. All in all, a good bed frame, especially considering the price.

  • All looks unfortunately
    Verified Purchase
    Option: Grey - King

    Initially I was so happy with this piece. It was exactly what I was looking for, the cloth material of the back & the wooden frame looked nice and I was thrilled. Less than 3 months later I'm considering throwing it away ALREADY. The bed has come apart in the middle of the night 3x now. We have a king size, and we were only provided with 2 wooden legs/pegs under the bed to support the middle of the bed & to keep the platform off the ground. The construction of the bed & quality of those pegs is awful: normal wear won't keep them on & up. I'm currently working with Overstock on replacing those parts in the hopes it's not a total throw-away but to be frank, I think it's a flaw in the construction. Unfortunately, as some reviews have already said, the quality is simply not there.

  • Not as good as it looks
    Verified Purchase
    Option: Grey - King

    This item is very bad quality. It is not solid enough perhaps for a King bed. We will have to destroy as the cost to return is too high

  • Verified Purchase
    Option: Charcoal - King

    Love this bed! The style is so fantastic and the overall quality feels super solid. We did end up making a whole new middle support system, though, based on other reviews and seeing ourselves how weak the original was (hence the lower review). We purchased a 89x19mm 2.4m premium pine piece of lumber and three 15 1/4” Parsons table legs from Lowe’s then cut all to necessary size. Secured the lumber to the supports with the included hardware, and then attached the three legs using two countersunk screws per leg. It was a pretty quick and inexpensive fix, and the whole bed feels SUPER solid now. I highly recommend doing this if you purchase a King.

  • This bed is constructed of toothpicks and glue:

    Definitely not built to hold a king mattress and the owners for much longer than a few weeks. As we assembled the bed we noticed the supports were lacking in girth and the connections that were instructed to be made were done on such thin members of wood that we just doubted its structural integrity from day one. The bed snapped and collapsed after two months. Much Much too cheaply constructed to hold anything beyond a double bed and 1 sleeper.

  • Too expensive
    Verified Purchase
    Option: Charcoal - Full/Double

    Easy to put together. It looks good but not worth the money.

  • Great bed
    Verified Purchase
    Option: Charcoal - Queen

    Looks good, feels good, easy to assemble. Very happy with this purchase.

  • Solid buy
    Verified Purchase
    Option: Charcoal - Full/Double

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    Beautiful Nd sturdy this platform bed is well made, perfect for my teen daughter's room. A big yes! Great addition...full size only queen will not fit,on platform.

  • Shipment Missing Hardware
    Verified Purchase
    Option: Grey - Queen

    We just opened our boxes to put together and while the quality looks good, our box had loose hardware. When we went to put it together, we were missing around 30 screws and bolts. Not happy, to say the least. The mail delivery service seemed to have been rough with our packaging too and there was a big hole in the main box with the loose hardware. Wondering why a company would package this way! We already broke down our old bed frame so I'm not looking forward to being 6 months pregnant sleeping on a mattress on the floor tonight. Buyer beware!

  • Verified Purchase
    Option: Grey - Full/Double

    I love the rounded corners at the foot of the bed. Really nice for a small a small space. Probably the best choice for a small space, too.

  • Verified Purchase
    Option: Grey - Queen

    Love this bed and it was super easy to put together and well made

  • Verified Purchase
    Option: Grey - Full/Double

    I love the rounded corners at the foot of the bed. Really nice for a small a small space. Probably the best choice for a small space, too.

  • Verified Purchase
    Option: Grey - Queen

    Love this bed and it was super easy to put together and well made

  • Verified Purchase
    Option: Charcoal - Full/Double

    This user earned $2.00 in rewards for writing this review.Learn More

    This is a great mid-century style bed! I love the wood finish with the charcoal fabric headboard! I purchased a full for my son’s room and it looks so good in there! I also bought the 14” memory foam mattress to go on it, hindsight I wish I would have got the 12” so that it didn’t come up so high on the headboard. Other than that, it’s a great bed. Others said the legs underneath were flimsy but they are merely for support and I felt like they were substantial enough. I assembled this myself, it wasn’t difficult at all.

  • Verified Purchase
    Option: Charcoal - Queen

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    Great product for the price. Easy to assemble if you own a power drill and have 2 sets of hands. I did add 2 extra wood supports to the middle for extra structural support.

  • Verified Purchase
    Option: Grey - King

    Love this bed! Easy to assemble. Looks fantastic. So sturdy. Great quality. Better than the picture. Highly recommend!

  • Verified Purchase
    Option: Grey - Queen

    Ok for guests, probably not buy again.

  • Verified Purchase
    Option: Grey - King

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    This bed is very stylish and fairly easy to assemble. The headboard came with one little snag in the fabric, which we decided to just live with. It's been a great bed, aside from when we needed to move it - when we disassembled it, it didn't assemble as well the second time. You've got to expect that to some degree when you're buying a bed frame in this price range. All in all, a good bed frame, especially considering the price.

  • Verified Purchase
    Option: Grey - King

    Good quality bed and was easy to assemble

  • Verified Purchase
    Option: Grey - Queen

    The order showed up in three separate orders, on three different days. Main supporting posts were missing, assembly screws were missing, had to create our own, and main parts were broken had to glue them back together to make it work.

  • Verified Purchase
    Option: Grey - King

    It’s pretty solid. One screw didn’t work properly for the headboard, but it’s not a big problem.

Questions & Answers

  • Q:

    "What nightstands work with this bed?"

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  • Q:

    "Do you need a box spring?"

    • A:

      No, this bed does not need a box spring.

  • Q:

    "Why did you choose this product?"

    • A:

      Aesthetically pleasing

  • Q:

    "Is the bedding in the first photo sold on overstock?"

    • A:

      Unfortunately no, the bedding is not available.

  • Q:

    "is the headboards legs made of solid wood or are they lvl?"

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  • Q:

    "Are there flame retardant chemicals in the upholstery of this headboard?"

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    "I'm wondering where to find the bedding pictured with this bed."

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