Panama solid wood futon sofa bed showing futon with a charcoal wool removable cover

Futons and Sofa Bed Bases have come a long way from the days of staying on your auntie’s old pull out mattress or crashing on a friend’s cheap futon on the floor after a night out. Natural Bed Company have been making futon mattresses for over 30 years and we […]

Our Oak Panama sofa-bed showing it folded out for a bed with Futon mattress

We have a great deal of experience making futon mattresses here at the Natural Bed Company, having manufactured futons in our Sheffield workshop for over 30 years. In fact, when we began, we weren’t actually Natural Bed Company, but The Futon Shop! Our name may have changed over the years, […]

The Panama Sofa Bed in Oak supplied with futon mattress for sitting and sleeping

Over the last couple of months here at Natural Bed Company, we’ve noticed a dramatic increase in orders of our Panama sofa bed base, so now seems like the perfect opportunity to take a look at the reasons for its popularity. Looking at the Panama, it’s easy to see why […]

Made in Britain by us our futon mattresses can be made in a choice of sizes and cover colours

We’ve been making futons for a long time here at Natural Bed Company, over 30 years in fact, each one made to measure for our customers. It is that individual service that makes our futon mattresses stand out from the crowd, leaving you safe in the knowledge that your mattress […]

Panama futon sofa-bed in Oak with futon mattress optionally supplied with a wool removable cover

Please note, this blog contains out of date information, as we are no longer making futon mattresses or covers. You can find find our current range of sofa beds and day beds just here. At Natural Bed Company we make a wide range of sizes of futon mattress in two […]

A modern solid wooden bed - the Malabar in Oak and shown with Oak Bedside Cube table

PLEASE NOTE – We are no longer making futon mattresses and this blog contains out of date information. Our popular, Japanese style beds are often most sought after for use with futon mattresses, and you can find those just here. You can also find our sofa beds and day beds […]

Kumo Japanese Style low wooden Bed Base

At the Natural Bed Company we love the pared down simplicity of Japanese interior design. This love of the harmonious, minimalist style has inspired our Kyoto collection. We are long-time fans of low beds, and our Oregon, Nevada and Sonora beds also suit this style. With this in mind we […]

Oak Panama futon sofa bed with wool floral cover. Shown with Cube side table.

We no longer make our own sofa beds as listed in this blog post. We have left this post here for reference or information if you own one of our existing designs, but we now have a whole new range. You can find this here on our website. Our sofa […]

Our Oak Cuba Sofa bed folded out as a bed using the futon mattress supplied

Please note that, unfortunately, we are no longer making futon mattresses. We hope the following information will still be of use if you have an existing futon from us, but we won’t be making them any more. Our futon mattresses are a modern version of the traditional Japanese mattress. We […]