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19 headboard designs for a simply creative slumber

Sarah Tolle – Homify Canada Sarah Tolle – Homify Canada
Modern style bedroom by Conexo. Modern
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A headboard can blend in subtly, or it can be made to make a bold and stylish statement. If you’re looking for headboard designs that push the limits, you’ve come to the right place: these designs range from exotic to rustic and from playful to outright decadent; whatever your bedroom style, you can find inspiration in the work of these talented and creative interior designers!

1. Practical: A niche headboard offers a convenient spot for books and reading light

2. Earthy: Brown leather adds to this grounded, down-to-Earth scheme

3. Sophisticated: An oversize button tufted headboard puts forth a polished air

4. Art Deco-inspired: Think geometric and angular shapes chrome, glass, shiny fabrics, mirrors and mirror tiles.

If you like the style, this gorgeous Canadian home captures authentic Art Deco style in every room.

​5. Organic: This wooden headboard brings nature into this grey-and-white design

6. Serious: This seriously large headboard spans a whole wall

7. Playful: A headboard designed to match the playful print of the bed linens

modern  by Swarzędz Home , Modern
Swarzędz Home

Duke Flower Power – continental bed

Swarzędz Home

8. Majestic: Silver velvet enhances an attitude of elegance and regality

Photography for Kingshall Estates / Vastu Interiors - House in Northwood, London Modern style bedroom by Adelina Iliev Photography Modern
Adelina Iliev Photography

Photography for Kingshall Estates / Vastu Interiors – House in Northwood, London

Adelina Iliev Photography

9. Comforting: This leather headboard cradles the bed like an oversized arm chair

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Arthur Tall Faux Leather Bed


10. Crafty: Upcycled wood makes a crafty, less-is-more statement

11. Rustic: Old wooden beams make a rustic frame for this beige headboard

12. Dramatic: A bold black and white display instills a daring and dramatic aesthetic

13. Eclectic: Colourful patchwork turns a headboard into an eclectic, animated display

14. Sheer simplicity – you can change the colour of these wooden slats with each season if you feel like it!

Scandustrial Theme Industrial style bedroom by Eightytwo Pte Ltd Industrial
Eightytwo Pte Ltd

Scandustrial Theme

Eightytwo Pte Ltd

15. Exotic: A bold, intricate motif transports you to far-off lands

16. Contemporary: A stack of thin stripes brings an unexpected contemporary edge

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17. Mimic a toboggan? A versatile wooden headboard can be creatively shaped into an unusual form.

18. Simply squared: This one's a great DIY project and elegant to boot!

19. ​Spunky: A rich teal velvet turns a classic button tufted board into a showpiece

deep buttoned headboard Classic style bedroom by Style Within Classic
Style Within

deep buttoned headboard

Style Within
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