10 Do-It-Yourself Headboard Ideas

As I paint, recover, and upcycle my way through
our home I find myself so stuck on ideas
for our master bedroom. 
It has kind of been a dumping zone for stuff we
need to sort out, and the last place I usually
spend very much time decorating.
But I want to change that this year, and now
that the pack n’ plays and cribs are no longer 
claiming space in our room it’s time.
Time to create a spot to rest, relax
and enjoy a good book or movie.
The little ones are all off into their own
rooms now (most of the time) and
I am beginning to dream of what that
space would look like.
I am going to be doing it on the cheap of course,
painting the furniture we already have.
Making some curtains, and I have already
found a few accessories.  But the headboard
(or the lack of a headboard) is where I am at now.
Do I build one, buy one, upholster one…
So many options.  And I am getting excited
about the possibilities…here are am few
that I love, I thought I would share them
with you.  

Build Your Own Headboard
headboard install 007a copy

Pretty Floral Headboard

Upholstered Fabric Headboard
Door -to-Headboard
Final ERM 4 243
Grain Sack Inspired Headboard

Vintage-Look Headboard

Ikat/Chevron DIY Headboard
Hand-Painted Chevron-Ikat Headboard 
Ruffly & Pretty Headboard
Wallpaper & Paint Headboard Redo
 Wallpapered Headboard
DIY Headboard
Chalkboard Headboard
What do you think?
Are you loving color this spring 
or leaning towards neutrals?
Or both?
So many ideas!!
    I have a couple I am loving, but I can’t
spoil a good reveal.  So for now I would 
LOVE to hear which ones you like.
Wishing you a wonderful & blessed week

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  1. That blue & white one is gorgeous! I think I might pin that for my files too!

    Best wishes,
    Natasha in Oz

  2. Lots of pretty options! We did our own about a year ago and I was so excited at how easy and inexpensive it can be. 🙂

  3. I actually like the Grain sack inspired headboard, but the door to headboard could work also, I can see how it could be a difficult decision, they're all so pretty!

  4. Great collection Tanya!! I like them all!

  5. some great ideas!!! some I would have never thought of. I have a few favorites too

  6. I love the fabric ones! So beautiful!

  7. I think my favorite is the door, but lots of pretty options here. Can't wait to see what you come up with!


  8. I love these headboards! Man, I really need to make my own for our master bedroom.

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Thank you so much for reading, and as always, may your heart and home be full of everything you love! xo, Tanya         linking up to: http://www.savvysouthernstyle.net/ And these awesome parties: http://www.twelveoeightblog.com/awesome-link-parties