7 Cool DIY Headboard Ideas for a Gorgeous Bedroom ...


Bedroom furniture can be expensive, especially if you are looking for a chic and sophisticated headboard like the ones you see in the home decor magazines!

But, why pay those prices when you can make your own with these gorgeous DIY headboard ideas?!

From rustic chic to simple elegance, you will never want to get out of bed again after turning your room into a palace fit for a queen!

1. DIY Tufted Headboard

DIY Tufted Headboard

Many headboards today can cost from $150 to $1,000 depending on what size bed you have, especially if you buy one of those beautiful tufted headboards.

However, now with easy how-to tutorials like this one from thriftydecorchick.blogspot.com, you can DIY your own tufted headboard for under $100...score!

With your choice of fabric, plywood, and a few other supplies, you'll have a gorgeous headboard in no time.

2. Rustic Headboard

Rustic Headboard

For a rustic headboard all you will need are a few pieces of wood, well maybe more like 5 to 10 pieces, wax, stain, and something to cut and bolt your pieces together.

You can either collect old pieces of barn wood, use pallet wood, or head to Home Depot or Lowes and use stain to get that rustic look you want on the new pieces you purchase.

Check out this great step by step tutorial on how to build your own rustic headboard over on designsponge.com.

3. Beach Cottage Headboard

Beach Cottage Headboard

Do you love the beach or that cozy beach cottage look like the ones on the coast of New England?

Well, then I have just the DIY headboard for you with this creative idea from hgtv.com of using window shutters!

Cool, right?

It’s simple, it’s unique, and will make your room feel like you’re at the beach every time you go to bed.

Who doesn’t love that?

You could probably salvage some vintage window shutters at an antique furniture store or ask any of your friends if they have some sitting in their basement!

Industrial Headboard
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