DIY Decorating 24 Inexpensive DIY Headboard Ideas

24 Inexpensive DIY Headboard Ideas

Give your bedroom an ultra-cool mini-makeover by trying out one of the DIY headboards below – most of which can be made for just a few bucks!

Upcycle an Old Door with Black Glossy Paint
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Artistic Style
With craft store supplies you can draw or paint your own classic wrought-iron bed-frame silhouette.
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Pallet Headboard with Blackbirds
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Upcycled Pallet
Roll up your sleeves as some elbow grease is required to make this gorgeous rustic style headboard.
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Use Old Shutters to Create a Shabby Chic Headboard
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Storage and Shelves
Create a unique headboard with upcycled drawers and shelves.
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Silver Birch Headboard
Silver Birch is a beautiful wood to use and this simple headboard needs only a few nails to put together.
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Screen Scene
Screens can be sourced in salvage yards or antique shops and with a little work look perfect as headboards.
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Say it with Flowers
Every little girl would love this paper flower headboard.
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Pretty Pegboard
You can change your decor to match your mood with with a cute pegboard.
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Pillow Fight
Soft and squishy pillows make a great headboard – add as many as you like.
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Perfect Upholstery
If you can use a staple gun youll have no problem making this trendy headboard.
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Industrial Strength
Dont be afraid to use unusual material like this corrugated roofing.
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Illuminated Headboard
Moodlighting creates a very relaxing atmosphere.
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Hand Painted Headboard
Hang paintings that are big and striking and keep the headboard and surrounding areas simple.
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Focal Wall Headboard
Take a few hours out to build this beautiful tufted headboard.
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Fibreboard Fun
A great material to work with you can get a professional finish using fibreboard glue and veneer strips.
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Comfortable Quilt
With a little carpentry skill and a beautiful old quilt, you can make this charming headboard.
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Carpeted Headboard
Look to carpet for more than just flooring you can use it to fabricate the bedhead with great results.
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Architechtural Salvage
Pairs of recycled shutters topped with decorative moldings made into a stunning headboard.
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Antique Windows
Very easy to hang over the bed the windows would look great with your favourite photos behind them.
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A Book at Bedtime
Take time laying out the books so that you will have something interesting to read.
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Vintage Tapestry
Hang a colorful tapestry behind your bed for a headboard that packs a patterned punch.
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Stylish Shutters
Shutters can be totally transformed with paint and fabric.
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