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Before and After: Headboard

Here's a post from CasaSugar Community member carawilkerson from the Su Casa group:

Alright now, this project definitely took the most imagination. Turning an old head and footboard from a crib into a headboard for a queen-sized bed was no ordinary project, but it sure was a fun one!

To see how the crib was transformed,


We started by painting the wood black. To add a softer touch, we crafted two upholstered panels and attached one to the center of each of the two pieces. I was unsure how this would play out, but I definitely think it was a good choice.




Not too shabby for a $27 project!


For more furniture rehabs, visit Live the Home Life!


Do you have any home décor rehab stories of your own? Share photos and tales in the Su Casa group!

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danixk danixk 6 years
it turned out great!
danixk danixk 6 years
it turned out great!
LittleMzFit LittleMzFit 6 years
I agree w/ C4rolin3 on the oriental feel. Excellent job! :winner:
c4rolin3 c4rolin3 6 years
good work - has an oriental feel to it :)
carawilkerson carawilkerson 6 years
Thanks for all of the nice comments!
nancita nancita 6 years
Wow! That is so creative!
nancita nancita 6 years
Wow! That is so creative!
runningesq runningesq 6 years
Wow! fantastic !
runningesq runningesq 6 years
Wow! fantastic !
Asche Asche 6 years
So chic!
mianakao mianakao 6 years
Wow! GREAT work! The idea and execution were great, and you have a very stunning piece now...very nice. :)
nikkeeb nikkeeb 6 years
amazing and beautiful!
ObservatoryPl ObservatoryPl 6 years
Great idea! And the execution is awesome! Thanks for posting.
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