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How to design imaginative upholstered headboards yourself

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Do you spend a lot of time in your bedroom? Me, yes. There I lie down to sleep like everyone else in the evening and in the morning I get dressed for work. That’s why I feel completely justified in bringing a little more luxury into this room.

Would you do that too? So rely on your creative abilities and you can create one of these creative headboards for yourself!

Simple and slim silhouettes


Due to its slim appearance, the headboard in the first illustration represents the epitome of modern design

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Do-it-yourself fans in particular will appreciate the clear lines and the waxy texture of this padded beauty. When completing this project, you should stick to linen or other fabric with a similar structure. So you will create sympathetic wrinkles in the process!

Curved creations

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Beautiful headboard in the color of the coral

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This wonderful work in the color of the designer’s coral Sarah from Sarah M. Dorsey Designs would fit best in a beautiful tropical location. This achieves luxurious results. It was made out of curtain panels! Can you believe it? This headboard can represent the tropical spot of your bedroom. The rest of the environment should be as neutral as possible. Due to the subdued environment, the piece will come into its own even more.

Now we dive into the sea of ​​artistic prints and curved shapes by designer Adrienne from Crafty Little Gnome. The radiant flora fabrics represent the center of visual interest and are even more effective against the background of the solid wall.

Striking yellow floral design

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You can mix and match decorative pillows for a nicer interplay of patterns. These should show different fabrics and colors.

Tufted elegance

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Shouldn’t your child sleep in a stylish room?

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 This will surely develop his sense of beauty and aesthetics, don’t you think? The headboard of the Tamsyn from Max and Me delivers exactly this effect. In my opinion, you only have advantages through this project! The kids will love the cool pillows on the construction and you will perceive the simplicity of this project as relaxing and invigorating. The tufts were placed in the center of the design. The material is therefore particularly important. In my opinion, one should opt for linen in this case. This one will add more for a touch of luxury.

Do you want to create a professional-looking upholstery yourself??

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 This will be entirely possible thanks to Kate’s tutorial from Centsational Girl. You absolutely need high quality upholstery fabrics and professional raw cotton. So you can create a noticeable focal point in the bedroom.

The bright colors are trendy and at the same time great for DIY fans. The classic neutral shades give the rooms a timeless look.

Wouldn’t you like to attach additional wings to the sides like in the picture below? These will provide a royal touch and also create more space for decorative details.

The cuddly soft headboards of Sarah from Sarah. M. Dorsey designs also include nail heads and are therefore extremely elegant.

Royal touch

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High elegant headboard

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Design with fittings


Alexis from Viva Good creates the beauty of beautiful things through this upholstered headboard with studded details. The main gray face and black nail heads would look wonderful in any monochrome room. The fabrics for your headboard must be chosen carefully. The upholstery or the fittings could otherwise be seen through the thin coverings. The fabrics that are too heavy would be difficult to process.

Gray main face and black nail heads

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Michelle’s do-it-yourself project from Sweet 10 in the next picture adds a modern twist to the modern nail head details. The colored, playful linen fabrics will also go very well with this classic design.

In your opinion, would the elegant appearance of these upholstered headboards add luxury to your room? You could achieve both the modern and elegant, as well as the classic and detailed effect. In all cases, such an upholstered headboard would appear to close off a room.

What is your favorite DIY strategy? You could decide that for yourself! Do-it-yourself upholstered headboards bedroom table lamp