These 12 Headboards Will Instantly Elevate Any Bedroom

We all want to create a space that suits our personal tastes and helps us feel relaxed. But the bedroom is a place that seriously needs to feel special and personalized. We wake up in that space every day, and the way it looks can contribute to our mood and energy levels.

Furniture is about more than function: it’s also about style. A headboard should be as much of an accessory as your shoes or belt. The right headboard can make your bedroom feel chic and sophisticated, while the wrong one can sink the vibe altogether.

So, how do you create the bedroom of your dreams? Here are some beautiful headboards to keep in mind the next time you refresh your bedroom.


Diamond Tufted Wall Mounted Headboard


The headboards that come as standard on most beds aren’t big enough to make a real impact when it comes to adding style to your room. They’re also usually an afterthought in bedroom decor. So what’s a stylish person supposed to do? This Diamond Tufted Wall Mounted Headboard offers more than just a beautiful visual- it adds an element of luxury to your home decor. It’ll transform your bedroom into a place where you can relax after a long day at work or unwind before going out clubbing. Plus, thanks to its sleek design, it won’t take up much floor space so you don’t have to worry about tripping over it while trying to get ready for the night ahead.

SHOP NOW – $529+

Minted for West Elm Squareback Headboard

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A clean design adds elegance and sophistication to any room. The Minted for West Elm Squareback headboard provides a blank canvas where you can customize elements such as color, finish, hardware and other details.

In a collab with Minted, West Elm created this sustainably-sourced, fair trade headboard with clean lines and a sleek silhouette. We’re obsessed!

SHOP NOW – $429+

Curved Headboard

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You’ve seen it on Pinterest, Instagram, Facebook…everywhere. Everyone seems to love these curved headboards. They’re trendy, they look great, they make any room feel more spacious. So why haven’t you bought one yet?! This Curved Headboard comes in your choice of fabric and is seriously sexy. Plus, its adjustable legs and black denim backing gives the headboard a modern look. 

SHOP NOW – $199.20+

Channel Tufted Headboard

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The Channel Tufted Headboard is a stylish and functional addition to your bedroom. The plush tufted back offers you a comfortable place to lean on while reading, browsing the Internet or watching TV. The headboard comes with wooden legs and boasts a classic black finish, allowing you to easily coordinate it with your existing bedroom setting.

SHOP NOW – $279.20+

Art Deco Headboard

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This Art Deco Headboard is an ornate headboard that would be at home in any style of bedroom. It’s equally great as a centerpiece piece for an ornate, romantic bedroom, and it’s also a stunning way to make a more minimal bedroom look more interesting. And the design we chose to show above isn’t the only one — make sure to check out the other options, too!

SHOP NOW – $519+

Melia Open-Frame Headboard

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When you want to make a statement, a bold headboard can transform a bedroom from ordinary to extraordinary. The Melia Open-Frame Headboard is made in Indonesia where artisans sculpt the bamboo into a sunrise-inspired shape. The neutral color and pattern of the rattan headboard give it an airy feel while materials give it a warm, cozy vibe.

SHOP NOW – $309.99

Quintia Upholstered Panel Headboard

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If you like the mid-century modern style, then you’ll love the Quintia Upholstered Panel Headboard from Wayfair. The vintage design is also a great way to add some texture to your bedroom and make it look more interesting. The headboard has been designed with thick foam padding, so you don’t have to worry about a sore back after using your bed as a desk for the third day in a row.

SHOP NOW – $396.99

Keira Channel Tufted Velvet Upholstered Headboard

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This gorgeous headboard by Modway is upholstered in velvet made of stain-resistant polyester fabric and features striped channel tufting, which makes it extra soft. The soft color and classic design make it the perfect choice to anchor a contemporary bedroom.

SHOP NOW – $119.50

Raleigh Curved Leather Headboard

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What do you get when you combine a headboard made of comfortably supple leather with elegant studded details? A beautiful, stylish, and cushioned headboard that will definitely make a lasting impression. For those who crave the preppy lifestyle (you know who you are), the Raleigh Curved Leather Headboard is here to make your dreams come true. Accessorize with a Ralph Lauren throw and crisp white pillows.

SHOP NOW – $1,399+

Slatted Wooden Headboard

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Great design is all about simplicity. Too many people get wrapped up in designing something over-the-top perfect, but simple things are often even more beautiful. This minimalist slatted mango wood headboard from Urban Outfitters comes with an optional french cleat system, meaning you can prop it up against a wall or mount it to the wall for a secure fit.

SHOP NOW – $299

Abernethy Curved Upholstered Panel Headboard

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Adding a hint of softness to your sleep space can make it more inviting. If you’re looking for a way to add a touch of subtle modern style to your bedroom, this upholstered headboard is perfect. Soft and sophisticated, but available in bold colors, the Abernethy Curved Upholstered Panel Headboard combines a bold yet classic style that will give your space an elegant and chic look.

SHOP NOW – $342.89

Ouida Upholstered Panel Headboard

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The nailhead trim on this headboard is an eye-catching detail that plays well with the modern style of the piece. The design rests at the intersection of old and new school, but the tough trim that runs along the border is what makes it stand out.

The juxtaposition between the clean-lined and contemporary frame of this headboard and the eye-catching nailhead trim begs to be paired with neutral bedding and one standout accessory, like a zebra print throw or bold-colored pillows.

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Which of these headboards is your fav? Let us know in the comments below!

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