For a modern take a on the traditional canopy bed, try bed curtains. Instead of being mounted on a canopy bed, these curtains look great hung from the ceiling. You can use a combination of standard curtain rods mounted on the ceiling to create this
> Wallpaper only the wall that the bed sits on, to give the illusion of a grand headboard. > Keep things white, with a little black. > Create your own light fixture out of plumbing pipe and single hanging pendants.