Bed headboards

Bed headboards to inspire you

Bed headboards – A bedroom has many decorative elements, or what is the same, we can decorate our bedroom through many elements. However, we will not deny that the bed is the most important piece of furniture in this room. The focus of all eyes, the main star. Considering this, it is not surprising that the headboards are one of the most interesting pieces when decorating a bedroom .

In today’s article we give you some ideas so you can be inspired. From the most classic upholstered or wrought iron headboards , to original headboards . There is something for everyone. We hope you like the proposals …

A classic capitone bed headboards

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The capitone is a technique of upholstery with rivets that was used both in seating and to line some furniture of rooms like the living room. The capitone headboards have, therefore, a fairly classic cut. A bedroom with prints and light tones, can be greatly benefited with this type of bed headboards, thus achieving a classic and elegant room.

If we also accompany the headboard with an arsenal of cushions, so that the bed seems even more comfortable, much better. With this type of bed headboards, the more cushions, with different sizes and shapes, it will look better.

Forge headboards

The forge is also a classic material, however, the forge heads , not only fit into classic bedrooms, can also be the ideal complement for industrial style bedrooms or even those that are decorated with Scandinavian touches. Above all, in these cases, we look for headboards that are simple; and is that the forge can be worked in many ways. Let’s try not to have too many watermarks.

Wooden bed headboards

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We are very supportive of decoration with recycled materials . The truth is that there are a lot of options. In this DIY headboards and headboards with recycled materials , we can find a huge variety. The wooden headboards , whether with recycled boards or pallets, are the most widespread. There are many images that we can see on the internet to inspire us. However, they are not the only ones, there are also the typical headboards made with OSB boards , which are boards formed by small chips of recycled wood.

Work bed heads

The bed headboards are those that best take advantage of the space. Maybe you do not have enough space to put bedside tables. No problem, with a work headboard you can integrate the tables with a size a little smaller than normal. In addition, you can create a shelf at the top, ideal for putting decorative elements or simply to stack books for your nightly reading. If we paint this headboard of another color, we will create a more than evident contrast with the rest of the wall and the room.

A DIY headboard

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We love this last example. It is a very original headboard made entirely of wooden boxes. The advantage is that you will have enough compartments to store from books to decorative elements. In addition, you can also create a lower surface to make a bedside table, you can place a night lamp on top. It is certainly an interesting model that will not cost much work to do.

What did you think of these bed  headboards? Which of all the options do you think is right for you? We would love to read you in the comments … Thanks for following us!

Best ideas for headboards

In this article we will give you some interesting ideas so you can change the headboard of your bed betting on something different and fun. Wallpapers, wood or furniture. Do not miss any of the proposals we have for you.

Vinyl heads

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A simple, different and economic way to change the head of your bed is to go for decorative vinyl’s. Options you have many. There are all kinds, from those that print motivating phrases on your walls or those that draw the silhouette of an old bed head. Choose models with color, to give a fun touch to the room. When placing them, remember that the wall must be completely clean, without any dust or debris of any substance. In addition, it is preferable that the wall is smooth, that does not have finishes such as goatee, because this type of surfaces makes it difficult and even impossible to place wall vinyl.

Wooden headboards

With the arrival of the DIY world , the headboards have been favored with various materials, such as the case of wood. Finding wood in the form of pallets or pallets is not always easy, but fortunately, large DIY areas have wooden slats ready to create a beautiful head. Varnish or leave it natural for a more rustic look. Also, if you’re good at brushes, you can try making a different color-based model.


It is true that they are not the cheapest , but you also have to think about the functionality they offer us. The heads of work are integrated perfectly with the environment, can also give us the option of integrating the bedside tables or creating a top or side shelf to place our favorite books. In addition, you can cover this head with the material that you like, from wood to bricks.

Wallpaper to give joy

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The wallpaper is still a very interesting resource. It is possible to paint the wall of the head of the bed, yes, but the wallpapers have as varied motifs that, with paint, it would be much more complicated to recreate them. In addition, they can be the ideal complement for other pieces, such as cloth heads or wrought iron heads. Choose dark models for the brightest and brightest rooms for those that you want to look a bit more romantic.

Imagine and create

The truth is that, in this of the headboards , imagination has much to say. Any object that you can think of could be a nice bed head, a carpet? Yes, it can be as spectacular as the one we show you in the image. Some people prefer to bet on collages with photographs , pictures or even pictures. Meanwhile, there are those who prefer materials from yesterday and today that give a warm touch to bedrooms, such as wicke .

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Damon Stevenson

Damon Stevenson

Hi, I'm Damon Stevenson, a home design blogger and father of two. I love sharing my tips and tricks for creating a stylish and functional home on my blog. I hope you'll find inspiration here!

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