According to our Interwebs robots, DIYers are searching for creative headboard ideas to spruce up where they rest their heads. Think of your headboard as the fireplace mantel of the bedroom-a great opportunity to create a focal point. If you happen to have a fireplace in your bedroom, two things: 1) Lucky! and 2) No such thing as "too many pretty things to look at." Here are some of the best DIY headboard designs we've ever seen. And, we've seen quite a few. -Tabitha Sukhai, thisoldhouse.com
How to Upholster a Headboard
How to upholster a headboard
With just a handful of affordable materials and a free afternoon, you can create a custom upholstered headboard like the one shown up there. This design hangs on the wall with D-rings, making installation as easy as hanging a picture.
PICK THIS PROJECT: See all the steps in How to Upholster a Headboard (Difficulty level: moderate). Don't like the D-rings? Here's another way to DIY an upholstered headboard (Difficulty level: easy).
Build a Spindle Headboard