I love the hand-carved curves at the top! But it could use some personality. I waffled between upholstering the flat panel and painting the legs and border off-white or painting it turquoise. I decided that the piece was too rustic to be upholstered. So I gave it a coat of Provence, topped it off with a coat of clear wax followed by dark wax.
You can see the difference the dark wax made!
Here she is finished. She's a queen size and has rails.
Showing off here this week: