A bed is essential in Minecraft as the avatars and NPCs need to sleep. Whether you are an all-nighter player, you will need beds. A bed is one of the blocks in Minecraft. The players have to make bed early in the game. Otherwise, they have to hide somewhere until the morning!
In the game, the beds serve as a way to pass through the rain or night. The beds also serve as spawn points. It overrides the default spawning location of your realm. So, without a bed, the players can’t spawn at their homes.
The beds will let you skip through the night while the skeletons roam outside the door. You can make the beds very quickly in Minecraft. In this post, we will guide you on how to make a bed in Minecraft.
The ingredients that you will need to make a bed are easily available. The required elements are;
Wood: To craft a Minecraft bed, you will need three wooden planks. First, you need to find a tree and cut it down. Make sure to gather small blocks of wood. You can use weapons or tools to cut down the trees except the swords only.
Wool: Three pieces of wool will be required to make the bed. The players will need shears for gathering the wool. Also, you can make an automatic wool farm. Though there, you will need a different guide to make this.
Step By Step Guide To Make A Minecraft Bed
Now when you are done with arranging the ingredients, let’s look at the steps to make a bed in Minecraft.
First, you need to make the planks. The players have to keep their heads back to the crafting table or workbench to craft the wooden planks. Get the wood out and put it in any slot. Then take out the wooden planks. The players will get the woods by destroying the trees.
Next, you need to arrange the wool that you will find by killing or shearing the sheep. To shear wool, you will need shears that you can make by crafting two iron ingots together. Shearing can give 1-3 wool, whether, by killing, one wool will get produced.
Now, the players have to place the planks in the crafting grid. Then, they have to put the three planks on all of the bottom slots.
Here, you need to place the wool in the crafting grid. Put the three wool in the middle of the three-by-three grid. Now, the bed will be ready.
Finally, when the bed is ready, you can place it wherever you want. You can put it in your house or any safe place. The bed will let you create new spawn points.
The best thing is, now, you can make colored beds in Minecraft with version 1.12. Also, have a look at how to make colorful beds to make white or colored beds.
How To Craft A Colorful Bed in Minecraft?
In Minecraft, the sheep are usually white, light gray, grey, black, and brown. If you want other colors, then you need to dye the colors. You can create the dye to get various shades. You can prepare different colors like standard blue, night blue, black, cyan, brown, green, lime, orange, magenta, etc.
Dye The Wool
If you are done creating the dye, you can start coloring your collected wool. To color the wools, first, open the crafting table. Then put a block of wool in the first box of the bottom row, and place the dye in the second box of the bottom row.
You can dye the wool before shearing it. You have to choose a sheep and hold the dye (right-click, left trigger, or tap and hold). It will change the sheep’s color. Thus, you can breed sheep of various colors.
Step by Step Guide to Make a Colorful Minecraft Bed
First, place one plank block into each of the three squares in the crafting grid.
Next, you have to place one wool block of the same color into the middle three squares of the crafting grid.
Finally, you can drag the new bed into your inventory.
To place the bed, you need to move it into your Hotbar. Then select it and place it wherever you want. Though sleeping is not mandatory in Minecraft, you should sleep so that the hostile mobs won’t threaten you.
Remember that the bed is a significant part of the game. So, you need to be careful while crafting it. The bed will let you rest easily without any mobs swapping!