50+ DIY Handmade Headboards

50 DIY Headboards via Remodelaholic.com #headboardweek #diy #tutorial #onabudget

We hope that you enjoyed Headboard Week! We love featuring new guest bloggers, and we love seeing what you all have been doing — so a big thanks to all of those who shared tutorials and all of you who linked up your handmade headboards at the link party. Please check out all of the posts from this amazing week here. Here are some of the creative posts that were our favorites from the link party– check out all of these plus 50+ more lower down in the post! (PS: The link party is open for a couple more days, so come on over and link yours up if you haven’t already!)

50+ Handmade Headboads That You Can DIY

faux painted headboard with faux nailhead tufting via Remodelaholic.com

Allyson from The Wragged Wren linked up some amazing painted faux headboards — plus she gives you her pro tips for making a painted headboard look real, like using upholstery tacks for faux tufting!

faux painted headboard tutorial via Remodelaholic.com

Fab Rehab creations used two large picture frames and some fabric to create this DIY headboard:

diy headboard from photo frames

Meredith from The Palette Muse linked up her gorgeous and easy lighted curtain headboard in her master bedroom.

bedroom makeover with lighted curtain headboard

Kody shared this lovely barn door headboard via Instagram — love it!

barn door diy headboard

The modern circle motif on this handmade headboard is made easy by using PVC pipe! Get the tutorial over at Hearts and Sharts.

diy headboard from pvc pipe

Love the color variations and height of this king-sized pallet headboard by Honey Do This.

diy king-sized pallet headboard tutorial

Vertical blinds never looked so good!  Jessica from Mad in Crafts upcycled blinds to make this creative woven headboard with attached reading lights. diy woven headboard with lamps, made from vertical blinds

And I really like this personalized and customized twist on the traditional upholstered headboard — Lovely Etc put a handwritten Bible verse on her master bedroom headboard!

diy upholstered headboard with handwritten verse

Check out the rest of the headboards below and let me know which ones are your favorites!

(PS: The link party is open for a couple more days so you still have time to add yours!)

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Lorene has been behind the scenes here at Remodelaholic for more than a decade! She believes that planning projects and actually completing them are two different hobbies, but that doesn't stop her from planning at least a dozen projects at any given time. She spends her free time creating memories with her husband and 5 kids, traveling as far as she can afford, and partaking of books in any form available.

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  1. These DIY Headboards are AMAZING!!! We are in the process of remodeling our home, so whenever we can save money we jump at the idea. Instead of spending hundreds of dollars on a basic headboard that thousands of people have, we can make a unique one for so much less, THANK YOU!!!