An average padded headboard can cost over $300 dollars. Why not save money and get creative at the same time and DIY. Making a padded headboard yourself allows you to choose the color, pattern, size, and overall style. Here are some price references and some ideas for different headboard styles and designs of currently top selling padded headboards. All you will need to make a padded headboard yourself is a sheet of plywood, a roll of foam padding, an old bed sheet, your choice of fabric, and matching buttons. See below for a quick and easy way to make one yourself for about $100 to $150 dollars.
Step 5 – Lay out your buttons and figure out how many you will need for each hole you drilled.
Step 9 – Attach the headboard to your bed or the wall using the mounting solution of your choice.
Here is a video with another method of making your own headboard that is just as easy!
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