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How to make a green bed in Minecraft

Did you know that the default White Bed in Minecraft can be colored differently? In total, there are 16 colors of beds to choose from. You can use colored Beds for aesthetic purposes, thematic reasons, or even just to tell your room apart from a friend’s. It is easy to color a bed from the default white.


For each color of bed, there is an appropriate dye and to craft a Green Bed, the player will need at least one Green Dye. Thankfully, Green Dye is one of the easiest and most plentiful in the Overworld. Players can craft Green Dye from Cactus dropped in the desert biome. You will also need a Furnace.


Required Materials to craft a Green Bed


To craft a Green Bed in Minecraft, you will need the following:

  1. Any Wooden Planks (x3)
  2. Wool (x3, Green)


You will need to craft Green Dye in order to make a Green Bed.


How to make a Green Bed in Minecraft?


In a Nutshell:


Interact with a Crafting Table and fill the bottom row of cells of the crafting grid with three Wooden Planks. Then, place three Wool in the center row of the crafting grid.


Step-by-Step Guide (with Pictures):


Step 1- Smelt Cactus in a Furnace.



Follow our guide on Green Dye for detailed instructions.


Step 2- Obtain your Green Dye.


Step 3- Dye Sheep Green by pressing the use button while holding the correct color Dye.



Green Sheep. These variants can spawn naturally.


Step 4- Shear the sheep to obtain your desired amount of dyed wool!



Sheep will regrow their Wool after eating some grass.


Step 5- Break 2 Wood Blocks and pick them up.



Any variety will do.


Step 6- Craft your Wood Blocks into 8 Wooden Planks.



Step 7- Craft a Crafting Table.



Step 8- Access your crafting table.



Step 9- Place your materials as shown in the recipe below:



Congrats! You’ve completed your Bed and can now sleep at night.


How to use a Green Bed in Minecraft?


At night or during thunderstorms in the Overworld, the player can now sleep in Bed. Sleeping takes 5 seconds to complete and skips until the next morning. Sleeping also changes your spawn point from the world spawn to the location of the bed. However, sleeping can be interrupted if you sleep in an unsafe position. Please ensure you are in a private area before sleeping or you may be rudely awakened by enemy mobs. In fact, if you manage to last 3 days without sleeping, you will be haunted by specters until you finally rest. Sleeping is useful because it allows you to skip the time where mobs spawn and it allows you to continue exploring safely.


Explainer Video


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FAQs


Q. Is there any other way that I can change the color of my bed?

There are two alternate ways that a player can change the color of their bed in Minecraft. One way is to craft a White Bed and then dye it, and the other option is to directly dye wool. However, the method mentioned in our guide is the most efficient.


Q. Does a Compass point to the bed?

The Compass will not point to a bed, despite the bed being your spawn point. Compasses point to the World Spawn which cannot be changed.


Conclusion


Coloring your Bed gives no gameplay benefits but can certainly make a player more attached to their base. Typically in multiplayer games, players like to customize their homes and rooms to distinguish their belongings from their co-op partners. One great way to add color to your room and set it apart from others is by dyeing your bed. No longer will you need to argue about whose bed is whose!



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