A headboard is not just about a plain frame used for some support, it can be more than that. It can work as a great utility and storage space, as well as a decorative element. What's more, as a decorative piece it can be the focal point of your bedroom. Thinking about getting one for your bed? Let's see some ideas...
Some Amazing Ideas on Headboard Designs
Got an old window frame? If you have one, you can convert your bedroom into a classic country style room. Just clean this frame, do not work on it, leave it as it is for a distressed look. Just paint it in a color matching your room decor or wall color and install it on the wall behind the bed.
You can also get a fabric similar to the furnishings of this room and wrap it all over the frame to have a perfectly coordinating piece.
An easy way to spice up your bedroom is to have a folding screen installed. You can also buy a designer room divider and place it behind the bed. This is a tall piece and will add height to your room. These come in wood and decorative iron material―both look extremely beautiful.
You can opt for a wrought iron room divider which will give an antique look to the room. Wooden folding screens are perfect to match with the rest of the bedroom furniture.
A headboard with a slipcover is useful especially when you keep changing the bedroom decor. A slipcover is a removable fabric which can be changed when dusty or in accordance with the seasons. A darker pattern for the winter, colored leaves for autumn, and floral prints for spring.
An inexpensive alternative to this is to have a decorative curtain rod installed at a height on this wall, then opt for varied decorative designs just by hanging a fabric of your choice, netted, semi-transparent, or thick.
If your bedroom is smaller, or one needs some extra storage then just have a multipurpose headboard. Yes, a shelf headboard is a popular way of adding storage space to the bedrooms. If you think that this will be inconvenient and uncomfortable, then here's an idea―you can have a plain board of the same material as that of the shelf up to a certain height.
If you want to give an elegant touch to your bedroom, this is the one for you. You can opt for a glass headboard that will give a lavish look to the space. While choosing the glass designs you can consider having stained glass or etched glass for a more sophisticated feel. You can have the glass in various shapes apart from the simple rectangular shape.
Paneling the wall behind the bed is an ultimate idea to put in a headboard. You can choose from the various trendy wall paneling designs for this purpose.