How to make an original headboard for the nursery

Give a unique headboard to your loustic!

You have looked after his closet, created a custom-made corner for his fetish comforters, designed a wall decoration worthy of magazines … it would be so much to pamper his little nest, in other words, the space dodo! To offer him a unique bed, conducive to sweet dreams but also the most beautiful games and inventions, no need to sacrifice the budget of the entire tribe. Here are some inspirations to customize and transform it in the blink of an eye! 

The painting

A brushstroke and presto! Using a masking tape to stick to the wall draw geometric shapes according to your desires. It can be a triangle – or more to give the illusion of mountains – round, rectangle … More poetic, you can draw a huge cloud. When you have defined the area using the masking tape, paint the shape with the color you want.
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Paint a board as a bed as it’s fast and pretty!

The child’s name

Woolen, knit, or like giant scrabble wooden boards, hang your child’s name on the wall to personalize his headboard in one wink!

The string art

You know the principle? This creative technique involves making a pattern or word using nails, a hammer and a string … After having planted the nails on a wooden board, arranging them to create the shape of your choice , join them by wrapping around the nails of the string (or wool). Admire the result of this technique that simply requires patience and dexterity.

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In the world of sioux also DIY is the solution for a single headboard!

The masking-tape

You necessarily know. The masking tape is this colorful or patterned scotch that lends itself to all fantasies. He is already the hero of children’s rooms so why not use it to invent the headboard of their dreams? You can imagine it takes the form of a castle, geometric shapes or skyscrapers.

The light string

For fans of simplicity (especially who want to avoid getting into DIY), no problem! Instead, bet on a garland of pennants or a light garland hanging on either side of the bed. Result a successful headboard effect in seconds!

The bedstead

Usually the bedstead is used to protect the ride of small cribs. But for an original headboard that gives illusion to our loustics to live in a fairy tale, you can still get it back and fix it to the ceiling; he will then adapt to the bed of the greatest!

The sticker

One avoids having the heavy hand on the stickers which knew their hour of glory. Nevertheless, to ensure the decoration of the nursery, they are more than tolerated! Why not hijack a Castle, Tree or Hut sticker to stick it to the wall near the bed? There are a multitude of models.

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You lean for the bed of heaven Maisons du monde or the sticker signed Selene and Gaia?

The hut

For the more handy parents, know that you will make the happiness of your children by making a custom headboard for a bed instantly transformed into a cabin. For this, OSB wood, excellent value for money, is popular! Here again, you will find a series of inspiration on the Web before you start!