DIY an upholstered headboard: the easy how-to guide
Padded headboards are the best idea to give your bedroom a stylish feel. It can be considered a cost effective way to make your bedroom a more mature and warmer place. The market is full of styles and fabric options. You can have it repaired or make it yourself at home. However, choose one of the many designs that will match your bed and the overall features of your room.
A freestanding headboard can be attached to any bed or wall behind the bed or simply left between the wall and the bed. Their advantage is that it can be easily removed from their place, for example, to move or paint your room. Another option is called fixed. This must be fixed to the wall. Although this design looks stylish, it can not be temporarily removed from its place.
In a wood-framed upholstered headboard, not all the wood is covered with the fabric, but the frame is attached to the edges above the fabric to give it a nice edge. If you have a unique fabric with prints or pictures of dragons or trees, choose a straight headboard. It makes the room with its straightforward figure look clean and tidy.
For more decorative purpose, you can have Wingback Padded Headboard. It protects your head from the wind from the sides and also serves as a decoration. The padded headboards with eyelets or buttons look sophisticated. They are very popular nowadays and most homeowners prefer simple upholstered headboards.