Fabric bed with footboard
Although they aren't common some footboards can come covered in fabric, that matches the bed, for example, the footboard and bed can be covered in velvet fabric and even faux leather. Footboards can also be made up of metal, plastic and wood.
What is a footboard?
A footboard is at the end of the bed and is used to rest your feet firmly against your bed, it can be used to help keep the blanket from rubbing against your feet and allows air to flow through which helps regulate your body temperature.
Where to buy a footboard?
In most cases a footboard is included when you purchase a bed, however, this may not always be the case, you can buy a separate footboard if you feel as though you need a different footboard that will benefit you and meet your needs. You can buy a footboard from furniture stores or even online.
What is a footboard used for?
A footboard is used to help your feet be in a good position, not all beds come with a footboard and they aren't necessarily needed however they are available, they can add character to a bed and they can come in different styles and colours.