Claire's Bedroom - Repurposed Dressers used to lift bed, slats along wall hold the plywood that covers dresser to wall & hold the mattress. (Not my design, but great storage and privacy idea for small spaces.
This is the BEST pillow mattress tutorial I found! This lady actually took MEASUREMENTS and she describes how to make a 4 or 5 pillow bed. Pin this one! OR buy pillow cases, sew together, stuff w/pillows, velcro ends