When you feel like needing an upholstered headboard, rather than buying it with such expensive value, why don’t you start creating DIY upholstered headboard? One of the good things is you don’t need any crazy wood cuts and the simple one will not take so much time. Make sure you own the staple gun since it is the most essential tool required. Our tip on making your very own upholstered headboard is getting the woods cut beforehand at the store, so you only need to assemble all of them.
As for the fabric, choose the proper one based on your preference and need. The basic calculation showed that you will not have more than 150 bucks expense, very cool isn’t it? Meanwhile the sold elegant headboard in furniture stores can worth so much more than that value. The basic materials you will require are headboard at desired length (make sure that it is slightly longer than your bed width), the staple gun and its staples, a piece of plywood, the upholstery fabric, the screwdriver and its screws, batting, thick foam, and drill bits. Design how you want the headboard to be first and keep in mind that right measurement is essential. Measure every dimension you need carefully.
DIY Tufted Upholstered Headboard
The tufted upholstered headboard is really easy to make and do not need many kinds of materials but a right measurement is really crucial. For having your very own tufted upholstered headboard, pick a large piece of MDF with nice quality. Get a few foam mattress toppers as well so your head will not hurt while sticking to the headboard. The thicker are better. The most important materials are buttons and some thread to sew the buttons.
DIY Upholstered Headboard with Nailhead Trim
When you have the upholstered headboard with nailhead trim, it is undeniable that you have the expensive yet elegant look of a bed. It will emphasize the headboard shape if you happen to have a unique one. While making this kind of headboard, keep in mind that you need to provide the sewing machine to sew the nails pattern properly. Hammer is also very crucial to get the nails done into the headboard. Finally, staple all of the sides to make it looks neat.
DIY Upholstered King Headboard
The king size of bed can immediately make the overall bedroom look luxurious. However, adding the upholstered king headboard is even better! Pick the fabric color that matches well with everything in your bedroom especially the bed sheet. To get the most comfortable one, make sure you use the very thick padding’s. The upholstered headboard with nailhead trim is the perfect idea as long as the sew can be done very neatly. Because king size bed has very long width, measure the length of headboard very carefully.
DIY Queen Upholstered Headboard
Making the queen upholstered headboard is similar with making the king one. However, since the queen bed have shorter width than the king size, just make sure that the headboard has longer length than the bed width. The tufted headboard will look very excellent for the bed, prepare the right amount of buttons so your diamond tufted can be arranged beautifully. As for the color, match with your bedroom main color. Can’t wait to try it yourself?