Whether it is custom, DIY, vintage or brand new, complementing the bed with a headboard always creates a great effect in the bedroom! For all the newbies in the world of headboards, here are some great projects that will make you change your mind about this piece of furniture, if not already.


Custom headboard or DIY headboard

If you would like to make a statement with an eye-catching headboard that nobody will have, going for a custom headboard is a good way to bring a bit of personality to your bedroom. Generally not the less expensive models you could find, you go with the easy way of ordering it from a furniture designer or trusting your own creative skills and trying to do it yourself.

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The second option might take a little more time but the result will surely go beyond your expectations. If you feel really crafty there are lots of tutorials online detailing how to upholster yourself a headboard and it all starts with the idea of an original shape and the choice of beautiful fabrics.

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Repurposed headboard or brand new one?

Another great ways to make a statement is to imagine a headboard made of another piece of furniture or a used material such as shutters, set of doors, wooden pallets, black chalk board or painting frames. Anything that you think could fit the behind of your bed can basically be turned in a great looking headboard.

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The quickest way to dress up your bed for less is to go shop for a new headboard. There is also a very wide choice of headboard for beds on the market. Depending on the style of your bedroom and on your own personal tastes you can easily find the headboard style that will do justice to your bed. Whether you like it in wood, metal, leather or upholstered in luxurious fabric, be rest assured you will find the perfect model for your bed either online or in your local high street shop.

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