16 Gorgeous DIY Headboard Projects

Does your bed have a headboard? If it does, is it boring? Do you actually even see it anymore? Maybe it’s time for a change. Even if you live in a rental where you can’t alter the walls or the structure of your home, you can probably give your bed a makeover.

Kathy Woodard at decoratingyoursmallspace.com posted this illustrated collection of sixteen DIY headboard projects. You can build something new or upcycle something old. Give your room the look of a cabin in the mountains, a cottage by the sea, or an elegant palace in fairyland. Put up lights, photos, and hang shelves for knick-knacks. Tricks like this are especially nice for tiny homes. Get ideas on how to customize your bed’s headboard when you click the link below.