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8 Pretty Headboards For Your Dream Bedroom

These oft-overlooked pieces add so much style and personality!

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Photography: Urban Abode | Dairy Darilag

When it comes to decorating the bedroom, we tend to overlook one important item: the headboard. Don't think that a headboard is just something that goes behind the bed. What we often don’t realize is that the right piece can totally transform a plain sleeping area, as the bed is usually the biggest piece of furniture in the bedroom. Take a look at these eight headboard options that are straight out of dreamland:

Studded and arched


A solid color and gentle arch make this headboard a classic option, while studded button details to keep it from looking too plain.

Leather


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Those partial to the mid-century modern style will love this wall-to-wall headboard by interior designer Kristine Neri-Magturo. The wide panelling is a treat for tired eyes, while padded leather adds a touch of sophistication.

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Tufted


Small details like luxe, satin-like fabric, brass buttons, and a tufted design make this headboard perfect for a feminine and elegant bedroom.

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Upcycled


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Breathe new life into old furniture by giving them a new purpose. Here, Albert Avellana turned the backrests of old Ambassador chairs into a headboard, giving the bedroom a unique look.

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Windows


Who knew that arched window frames could make for stunning bedroom pieces? While this may be an unconventional option, it imparts a French chic feel to the bedroom.

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Whimsical  


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There’s no reason why headboards can’t look straight out of a fairytale, like these peacock-inspired pieces from Urban Abode. Match with jewel-toned beddings for a glamorous sleeping area.

Floor-to-ceiling


Go for maximum impact by installing a padded headboard wall in a deep, solid color like the one above in your bedroom. The subtle chevron pattern adds interest without disrupting the calm feel of the space.  

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Fabric panels

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Padded fabric makes for a wonderful choice in a cozy, comfortable room. Go with neutral tones in a tweed-y fabric for a streamlined effect.  

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