DIY Headboards You Can Make in a Weekend or Less

A dreamy headboard can transform a yawn producing bedroom into a stylish sanctuary — And thanks to these 25 do-it-yourself projects, you don’t have to go without this décor staple. Each idea will wake up a tired space without busting your budget. Even better, some of these projects take less than one hour to make.

Elevate a plain IKEA headboard into a glitzy showstopper with this golden DIY by Sugar and Cloth. To get cracking, you’ll need a roll of peel and stick metallic vinyl.

Got a miter saw? It’s the only power tool you’ll need to build this gorgeous geometric wood headboard by I Spy DIY.

Virtually any novice DIY’er can create this boho inspired, natural fiber headboard by Sarah Sherman Samuel. To do, just staple a couple of sets of matching jute place mats and table runners onto a wall and presto, new headboard.

DIY newcomers rejoice! If you have $10 to spare you can make this cedar shingle headboard by East Coast Creative in a couple of hours.

Minimalists and fans of Scandi décor will love this simple plywood headboard by Mr. Kate for its natural beauty. Don’t have basic working skills? No worries. It’s a cinch to build using pre-cut lumber. Just look for a hardware store that offers wood cutting with lumber purchases.