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Last Updated on August 10, 2021

Creating DIY headboards is easier than you think! These 17 gorgeous headboard ideas with tutorials will get you inspired to start creating your dream bedroom today.

I am always on the lookout for amazing headboard ideas. Joe and I have created some cool headboards over the years, and I love to see other people's DIY headboards. Especially since I really think this might finally be the year that we redecorate our guest room, lol! And a new headboard will definitely be part of that project.

There are lots available to buy that I am obsessed with, but in my head, I keep coming back to what I can create. So I love looking at all the headboard ideas out there. The first time we did it, we really wanted to save money, but what we discovered is how easy it was!

These 17 amazing DIY headboards are my favorites out there right now. You won't believe how simple some of these are to make… Talk about inspiring!  

17 Gorgeous DIY Headboard Ideas

Diamond Tufted Headboard by Homemade by Carmona DIY grey tufted headboard

Live Cut Headboard by In Honor of Design live edge DIY headboard

  Faux Brass Headboard by Sugar & Cloth gold brass DIY headboard

Custom Upholstered Headboard by Kaleidoscope  Living pink upholstered DIY headboard in little girl room

Metallic Linen Headboard by Dorsey Designs nailhead metallic DIY headboard

  Faux Leather Headboard by The Sorry Girls woven faux leather DIY headboard

  Headboard From a Repurposed Door by Laura Fenton for Country  Livingyellow DIY door headboard in yellow room

  Tufted Headboard by Place  of  My  TasteDIY tufted velvet headboard

  Wingback Headboard by All Things Thrifty DIY wingback headboard

  Tufted Headboard with Nailhead by Dorsey Designs DIY tufted headboard with nailhead trim

  Leather Tufted Headboard by And Then We Tried

Chevron Reclaimed Wood Bed by The House of Wood DIY chevron reclaimed wood headboard

  Modern Tufted Headboard by Classy Clutter DIY tufted headboard against scalloped wood wall

  Geometric Wood Headboard by I Spy DIY DIY geometric wood inlay headboard

  Wood Shim Herringbone Headboard by Lindsey Crafter for eHowDIY chevron headboard from shims

  Stikwood Headboard by Sugar & Cloth DIY wood headboard modern

  Mid Century Modern Wood Headboard by Amy for DIY Candy modern wood block DIY headboard

Aren't these DIY headboards AMAZING? I seriously cannot pick a favorite. People are SO creative! Which of these headboard ideas do you love the most? 

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