Faced with the challenge of turning a sunroom into a cozified bedroom on a $200.00 budget, Young House Love thought of an ingenious way to convert three Ikea end tables into a sharp, modern headboard with $20.00 and stuff lying around the house. See how they did it.
‘How clever!’ was my first response when seeing Remodelaholic’s kitchen cabinet door headboard. AND, get this, it only cost $15!!!!! Here’s a list of supplies Cassity used to make it:
There’s patchwork, and then there’s PATCHWORK. I was relieved to find this photo over on Decor8 so I can cross it off of my ‘to do’ list of ideas. A cursory assessment indicates that all you need to for this smart, upholstered headboard is plywood foam scrap fabrics
DIY combined with books is about the best kind of DIY there is, so when I saw this Instructable by jessyratfink, I squealed like a little girl. To make one, you’ll need some stuff. Here’s a list of it:
DIY: Hanging Headboard – More The Indianapolis Star Galleries 1. It cost under $100.00 2. This one is sized for a queen size bed 3. The slides are a little out of order so start around the 5th photo or so. 4. The hangers in the photo are WONDERFUL and easy to use.
Headboards have swamped the design blogs for the past 6 months or so. Some are o.k., some are good and some are really professionally done. These two tutorials are produced by a company from which I’ve purchased patterns. They’are a little bit on the frumpy side, but the construction instructions are easy to understand and, […]
Okay, this isn’t just any garage door. It’s an old garage door with loads of character. Jenny K, a contributor at Junk Market Style, carefully stripped and sanded the door, which she discovered was constructed of fir and pine. She then simply propped it up behind her king-sized bed for an amazing statement.
It’s time for me to take a break from Christmas decor. When I think about the fresh, new year, I get giddy about cleaning, clearing, and being creative with inexpensive materials. Lucky for me, Readymade has provided three ideas from Jen Trolio for reusing carpet samples. Lowe’s, Home Depot and some supersize stores always seem to […]
When the weather turns yucky I get a yen for things that are squishy, duvets, blankies, cushions, carpets, you name it so long as it’s sink-into-able. Realsimple has an idea for re-purposing a seen-better-days comforter into a luxe looking upholstered headboard. You’ll need: A quilt, a piece of 3/4-inch plywood four feet tall and as […]
Nothing makes a second hand mattress and box spring on a basic mattress frame sit within its own dreamy location like a proper headboard. A bed is an expensive investment, sometimes out of the reach of many. So tuck your bed into its locale with these 13 budget friendly headboard ideas.