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DIY New Bench Using Old Headboards

2 DIY Fabric Headboard, Handmade, Bed post, Reupolstery, Reupoltered

DIY Headboard Bench. (can be used with any size headboard and I have a twin size one that I'd love to turn into one of these!) Make for front door entrance and/or laundry room!

The easy, cheating tufted headboard tutorial

how cool. this was made out of an old headboard or footboard.

repurposed furniture ideas | ways to repurpose old headboards at A Cultivated Nest

Thinking about doing something like this to match the platform bed I'm eventually going to have, lol! Instead of a hope chest at the foot, have this! Or, even better, use a hope chest, attach the headboard to make a chest-bench!

9 DIY Projects Made From Old Books | Art Of Upcycling - DIY Ready | Projects | Crafts | Recipes

  • Karen Kettells

    I understand Vashta Nerada enjoy them as well.

  • Caroline Myles

    This will attract bugs that eat paper and the glue from the spines of the books. Great idea if your a lizard and want a midnight snack

  • Krystle M

    carolyn craig Especially if it was made with all HP books!!

  • carolyn craig

    this is calling your name Krystle M !

  • Sigler Bos

    Maybe taking meaningful pages of old books and encasing them on headboard.

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Guest Post: How to Build a Bench Using an Old Headboard - Up to Date Interiors

DIY old Headboard made into a cute Bench with storage

How to transform an old door into a stylish headboard. Tutorial by Infarrantly Creative.

My Repurposed Life-Old headboard into a bright & cheery flower box.

old coffee table + vintage old headboard; add some shelf supports to create a garden Bench; paint same color.

I couldn't wait to have a swing of my own on our back porch. When I to…

Painted old headboard as a drink stand - parties or just to have on the back deck???

Awesome DIY detailed tutorial of turning a door into a headboard

  • Mary Newman

    BECKIE, I'm so excited that I found your blog. Making my old door into my headboard has been on my list for some time. I am just thrilled that I found your blog with pictures. I knew exactly how'd I'd make it, when I got around to it, and your pictures confirmed my plan. I can't thank you enough. Mary :O)

DIY - turn an old headboard into a unique Coat Rack ~~~via knickoftimeinteri...

Add crown molding to old door and make into headboard... The idea I was waiting for... I think I will add stenciling or putting fabric in the recesses!

I found this simple little headboard (and footboard) at a thrift store for $15 and knew I could do something with it. I had originally intended to make a bench out if it, but decided to do this intstead: Here is the before: And after! I cut the legs off first using my table saw. Then I painted it using Annie Sloan chalk paint in a mix of pure white and old white. I sanded the entire piece a bit before adding this sweet greeting: It's almost as though this sweet piece is welcoming you home! ...

Old headboard made into a beautiful shelf!

Old Headboard Painted with Chalk board Paint - Oh, wow. I kick myself sometimes for not thinking of this stuff. I'd use a headboard to mount our house numbers on it. Hmm.

Headboard into towel rack. So much potential to make this project your own... picking a different color, using different hardware... Very cool.

DIY Up-Cycled Garden Gates • ideas and tutorials! • Old headboard!

HEADBOARD ==== turned into side table. Click to see ... Your choice of colours and patterns

I showed you yesterday how we built a bed for B and then improved upon some issues such as extending the height. That's not all I was busy with this weekend. I also re-upholstered his headboard. I bought some real upholstery fabric in Denmark the year before last. It is strikingly similar in color to the fabric that I put on his old headboard that you see here. There is a huge difference in the texture, quality and the new fabric has backing on it that makes it really sturdy. Most of all I ...