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What size do you guys make your quilts?   General Discussion

Started 10/10/21 by MelRN; 1455 views.

Well, mine is tall for a couple of reasons:  (1) a taller mattress than I have ever had before; and (2) the mechanical workin's of the adjustable bed is under there, and the platform on which the mattress sits is tall.  If I had it to do over again, I might not buy an adjustable bed after all.  It's nifty and all, but not very easy to turn over when you fall asleep with the head elevated.  If I want to turn to sleep on one side or the other, or if I want to simply get out of bed, I have to reach for the remote and push "flat" so I can do either one of those things.  It's difficult to get leverage to move around or get out of the bed.  I might rather have a "regular" flat bed again, but the massage feature is really nice.  Ahhhhhhh!  


From: Midkid5


Thanks for the info, good to know if ever decide to get a new bed.



From: bornblesse2


Lol, while on my trip last week, we stayed in a B&B.  Our bedroom had a poster bed so tall, that they provided a step that I had to use and still get upon my tip toes!

and the trip before that, had a tall bed!  No step.  So, I had to step on the wooden bed frame to climb in!  I was glad we were only on that place for one night!  We laughed that hubby was going to hav3to lif5 me into bed!  Lol…

viola (sissly4)

From: viola (sissly4)


I wonder why they are making them so high.That how our bed was to.So when I move I said  to  Nathan I want a low one.

Even Handicap rooms have the TALL beds. Hard for wheelchair bound people to get in as well as us short people!