Diy rustic headboard ideas
If you love the classic cushioned glance, it’s easier than you would ponder to craft your own fabric headboard — even with extremely limited skills, time or tools!
You can take an existing headboard and reupholster it — or build your own by having plywood cut to size at your local hardware store. With a few nails and decorative buttons, achieving the padded design couldn’t be simpler.
We absolutely love Home Made by Carmona’s DIY Diamond Tufted Headboard and know you will too! Head to her blog for the step by step guide.
Upcycled wood pallets
If you are environmentally conscious, you might desire to attempt to upcycle wood into a headboard.
These can be free-standing or wall mounted.
1001pallets reclaimed pallet headboard and bed frame is the perfectbit oinspiration.
We love how rustic and boho it looks.
One for the bookworms
Bookcases are a grand solution for a headboard because they give you so muchadditional storage!
They come in every shapes and sizes, so finding one that fits your bed will not be a problem.Home Adoretakes an already existing built-in bookcase and uses it as a headboard.
The shelves covered by the bed can be used for storing seasonal items such as clothing or holiday decorations. You can access them when you need to, but they are otherwise out of sight. Let the bookcases take up the entire wall for the illusion of an expensive, custom built-in design.
As well as using the shelves for storage, be certain to accessorize with objects that match your bedroom and sheets.
Don’t go too crazy — you don’t wantyour room to glance chaotic.
If you’re planning to use this as a solution in a child’s bedroom, take care to secure the bookshelves; they make a tempting ladder and could drop forward.
You can even attempt chalkboard paint, love Curb Alert did, and draw on a fabulous design which can be changed over and over again.
This thought is grand for children’s bedrooms, especially as it doesn’t involve mounting any furniture to the wall. Let their creative minds run wild!
7. Create a statement with wallpaper
Something as simple as a contrasting, statement wallpaper can be used to create a feature headboard in your bedroom.
Brewster Home has the perfect use of wallpaper with a luxurious DIY headboard.
This one isn’t extremely renter friendly, but can be budget friendly.
Find some paint in a contrasting colour to your walls and apply in a rectangle — or any shape you fancy — around the head of your bed.
Paper & Stitchmade their painted headboardin just one hour!
No-drill headboards that won’t damage walls
A large problem with headboards is that they generally need to be mounted onto a wall.
This can be a hassleif you are renting or if you love to change your style regularly. To repair this problem,Jungalowtransformed a thriftedscreen into a non-traditional headboard.
Using a screen or room divider behind your bed is the perfect solution. It folds up for simple transport and storage and if you no longer desire to use it as a headboard in the future, you can repurpose it for its intended use.
Room dividers come in various sizes and colours- perfect for the dimensions of single, twin, double, queen and king size beds!
All you need to do is discover a screen that suits your style and lay it flat against the wall, with the bed base holding it in put.
Prop up some complementary cushions for added comfort.