I just finished a large an beautiful tufted headboard for a very nice lady. Make sure not to wrap the batting around the ends so they stay flatter and easier to stand up. And as for how we finished our little DIY upholstered headboard project, after the frame was built, we laid out four yards of extra loft batting we bought at JoAnn Fabrics. Turn a door into a fabric-covered headboard with this step-by-step craft process from. Follow covered button kit instructions to make eight fabric-covered buttons.
Making headboards for my girls room was the only way to go because I just couldn’t find anything that was cute and girly enough for me. I found some cute beds at Costco that I liked, but they were 399 EACH no can do. The twin brothers demonstrate stylish yet easy projects: a padded headboard to upgrade your bedroom, and a DIY rustic ladder. I found a really pretty off-white quilted-looking fabric at Hancock Fabrics for about 20/yard.