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Bed 25 Wonderful Headboards

Linda is a seasoned writer and bedrooms authority. She loves sharing design trends, decor ideas, and useful tips with her readers.

Tropical Bed Wallpaper

Behind the bed, a trio of palm-print on the wallpaper provides a focal point and adds a touch of tropical theme. The panels stand out to the bedding wall green and pink walls.

On a dark green backdrop, a beautiful matt digital picture of stylised painterly tropical leaves in shades of green, with pink detail, is suitable for that chic jungle look.

On a dark green backdrop, a beautiful matt digital picture of stylised painterly tropical leaves in shades of green, with pink detail, is suitable for that chic jungle look.

Wood, Cane and Headboard

With the addition of this frame lightweight cane and wood headboard to your bedroom, you can sleep in style. Make it in an afternoon and hang it on the wall with screws or a pair of metal brackets for a contemporary look.

The lightweight cane with the wood frame is the headboard for the gorgeous bed.

The lightweight cane with the wood frame is the headboard for the gorgeous bed.

Wood Planks Headboard

In this rustic-industrial guest suite, whitewashed planks of wood contrast wonderfully against a handsome gray painted wall. The planks are placed at various heights to generate visual appeal.

Headboard the rustic replica with attached lights on the option.

Headboard the rustic replica with attached lights on the option.

Headboard and the Canopy

The elegant decor and gold accent descriptions in this light and cozy teen bedroom. A whimsical backdrop behind the bed is created by combining a lavender woodland accent wall with a traditional tulle classic canopy.

Make her bedroom or playroom into a magical space. The all-white tulle canopy is meant to serve as a backdrop.

Make her bedroom or playroom into a magical space. The all-white tulle canopy is meant to serve as a backdrop.

The Headboard Nature

With a faux greenery headboard, you will get the serenity of being outside in nature into your bedroom. Cover artificial shrub panels around an old or cheap headboard and protect the greenery with a staple device. To finish the theme, add a furry throw blanket and bright pillows.

The headboard was made from the artificial plants.

The headboard was made from the artificial plants.

A Moroccan Headboard

Once upon a time, this rustic wooden headboard used as a space divider. Its weathered wood now blends in with the stark chocolate wall behind it, adding depth to this warm bedroom.

The laser-cut motif on our headboard was inspired by geometric Moroccan patterns. Its intricate design creates a look that’s delicate.

The laser-cut motif on our headboard was inspired by geometric Moroccan patterns. Its intricate design creates a look that’s delicate.

Peel & Stick Planks and the Headboard

Peel-and-stick wood planks in white with a distressed finish offer the look of actual shiplap without the hassle of using a saw or screwing boards to the wall. All you have to do is cut the planks to scale with a kitchen knife, then peel and stick them together. As seen here, these planks look fantastic on an accent wall or as an oversize headboard.

Peel and stick recycled wood offers a variety of choices for creating an organic, relaxing atmosphere. For a warm, rustic look, use weathered wood planks, or go for flat, natural wood for a peaceful atmosphere.

Peel and stick recycled wood offers a variety of choices for creating an organic, relaxing atmosphere. For a warm, rustic look, use weathered wood planks, or go for flat, natural wood for a peaceful atmosphere.

Belts Made for Headboard

With a headboard made of a myriad of leather belts, you can instantly transform your bedroom space from cold to cozy. Using belts with a variety of fabrics and brown hues adds interest and depth to a high-end style.

Used black leather belts and headboards were purchased from secondhand markets and gifts from collaborators to create this piece.

Used black leather belts and headboards were purchased from secondhand markets and gifts from collaborators to create this piece.

Colors Kids the Headboard

This headboard is a sleek addition behind the bed, with graphic lines and playful colors. Choose a paint scheme that complements your decor, gather your materials, and make this eye-catching headboard in a weekend or less.

This DIY contemporary art headboard is the dream project for you if you're looking for a chic way to bring personality and color to your bedroom.

This DIY contemporary art headboard is the dream project for you if you're looking for a chic way to bring personality and color to your bedroom.

Pipe & Rope Headboard

This woven headboard is made from pipes made from the jute rope and is perfect for DIYers. Pair with soft-hued linens to let the rope's natural texture shine through.

Paint the silver pipes that do macrame woven ropes. The pipes that screws on the wall.

Paint the silver pipes that do macrame woven ropes. The pipes that screws on the wall.

The French Door Headboards

Are two doors that are tall the headboards. Overstated, floor-to-ceiling headboards will amp up the drama in your bedroom. Oak wood is used to create a striking statement piece that is able to enjoy.

Home Bunch interior design French doors for the headboard ideas

Home Bunch interior design French doors for the headboard ideas

Upholstered Headboard

Is there no need for a headboard? Instead, cover the wall with fabric. The wall behind the bed was upholstered with batting and tartan fabric to create the appearance of a giant headboard without taking up any precious square footage in this small-space bedroom.

How to make a tufted white and gold fabric headboard that is simple to make. This upholstered (padded) headboard is made of wood board and foam batting and requires stitching or power tools.

How to make a tufted white and gold fabric headboard that is simple to make. This upholstered (padded) headboard is made of wood board and foam batting and requires stitching or power tools.

Rustic Warm Wood Headboard

In this long sleek, eclectic guest bedroom, a long, rough-hewn slab of wood acts as a headboard. The piece adds warmth to the space while still gaining big style as well.

Custom live edge wood headboards. Beautiful large wood slabs, hand crafted into unique,

Custom live edge wood headboards. Beautiful large wood slabs, hand crafted into unique,

Headboard Pool Noodles

Noodles from the pool in the bedroom? It can seem strange, but if you know how to use a staple gun, you can make this dreamy DIY headboard. Dive right in!

Tufted velvet fabric arch that’s the pool noodles.  Combined the accessories with pipe pool noodles tubes, which  wrapped everything in velvet.

Tufted velvet fabric arch that’s the pool noodles. Combined the accessories with pipe pool noodles tubes, which wrapped everything in velvet.

Wood Angle Headboard

Designs built the decorated with regular lines and shapes headboard above the bed out of custom walnut. Used personalized paint colors that were modeled after some of her favorite things.

Strong wild pine wood is used to create this unique wooden headboard. They are cut, sanded, painted and dyed by hand.

Strong wild pine wood is used to create this unique wooden headboard. They are cut, sanded, painted and dyed by hand.

African Textile Bed Above

Hang treasured textiles above the bed to put them on complete display.
In this cold, earthy bedroom, an indigo African textile serves as a makeshift headboard.

Striking inspired home decor ideas African textile hang above the bed.

Striking inspired home decor ideas African textile hang above the bed.

Shiplap Headboard

Color will rejoice in this bedroom, which features a rainbow of bright, cheerful hues. Blue and creamy bedding add coolness to the room, while an apple green paneled wall creates a modern headboard.

To install the planked platform headboard wall for the shiplap!

To install the planked platform headboard wall for the shiplap!

Americana the Flag Vintage

Display the flag of your school, country, or state in your space to show your school, country, or state pride. A vintage American flag is hung above the mattress as a headboard alternative and a way to add some color to the otherwise monochrome space.

The bed making the old new again on the America flag.

The bed making the old new again on the America flag.

Wallpaper Removable

Wallpaper is attractive and fashionable and thanks to removable versions, your bedroom walls can join in the fun. On its own, this lovely cloud-themed pattern is stunning, but it's the application that elevates this accent wall to new heights.

The next big wallpaper trends, according the interior designers!

The next big wallpaper trends, according the interior designers!

Headboard Wall Lights and a Chandelier

In this feminine bedroom, a conventional headboard, wall scones and ceiling chandelier creates design element. This custom bed, tucked into a tidy alcove in Art deco flat. It is upholstered in a fabric, with houndstooth pillows and in the 1950s lightings.

The unique wall lighting and the chandelier on the ceiling above the bed.

The unique wall lighting and the chandelier on the ceiling above the bed.

Dollar Store Headboard

With only a few spare minutes and a few low-cost materials, you can make this fun headboard in no time. Simply hang a curtain rod over the bed to complete the look. Then, to build a comfortable, clean look, hang your option of chair pillows.

The pillows cushion headboard tying on the wall rod on the bed headboard.

The pillows cushion headboard tying on the wall rod on the bed headboard.

An Antique Mantel Headboard

Repurpose thrift finds into one-of-a-kind furniture items to add retro elegance to your bedroom. In this bohemian space, an old mantel has been given fresh life and now acts as a striking headboard.

The mantel plan was cover the opening with a padded insert, but first we had to secure the mantle to the wall.  This we did with a few L brackets and attaching them into the wall studs.

The mantel plan was cover the opening with a padded insert, but first we had to secure the mantle to the wall. This we did with a few L brackets and attaching them into the wall studs.

Barnwood Headboard

Real barnwood is hard to come by, and when you do, it's expensive. But, contrary to popular belief, making faux barnwood is much easier than it appears. This faux barnwood headboard will go with any style, whether you prefer rustic chic or a more look.

Tobacco barn grey arrow style headboard. This barnwood headboard will go with any style, it has the rustic.

Tobacco barn grey arrow style headboard. This barnwood headboard will go with any style, it has the rustic.

Beautiful With Wallpaper Beds

The vibrant colors and fun patterns in this small guest room create a stylish contrast. To create mock headboards for each of the twin beds, a coral starburst mirror is trimmed in light blue wood frames, while a funky gray and white wallpaper is trimmed in light blue wood frames.

The black and white wallpapers for the twin beds. The trimmed is light blue wood frames.

The black and white wallpapers for the twin beds. The trimmed is light blue wood frames.

Cottage the Shutters Headboard

This project is for all you thrift shop flippers out there. Using unfinished shutters, paint, and sandpaper, you can easily make this budget-friendly yet eye-catching headboard.

These were made with the plantation shutter headboards for the adorable bed

These were made with the plantation shutter headboards for the adorable bed

This content is accurate and true to the best of the author’s knowledge and is not meant to substitute for formal and individualized advice from a qualified professional.

© 2021 Linda Chechar

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Linda Chechar (author) from Arizona on March 05, 2021:

Amara, the gorgeous these headboard designs. You have seen the images articles that are headboards that are definitely unique!

Linda Chechar (author) from Arizona on March 05, 2021:

Pamela, these are at 25 of the bed headboards. There are so many the headboards and colors. Canopies, mantels, pillow headboards, wallpapers, artificial plants, woods and the green planked shiplap. I have types of headboards in these amazing decor designs!

Linda Chechar (author) from Arizona on March 05, 2021:

Amara, you have the wonderful headboards in every 25 of them! These are color beautiful headboards in the bedrooms!

Amara from Pakistan on March 05, 2021:

Interesting headboard designs, and some are quite unique.. Helpful article..

Pamela Oglesby from Sunny Florida on March 05, 2021:

I never dreamed of all the variety of possible headboards. I loved several of them. I especially liked the light colored shiplap, but there were several others I thought were very attractive as well. It is fun to see all the possible designs that are available. This is a great article for household designs, Linda.

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