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Burlap Sack Headboard

Salvaged coffee bags create an eco-chic bedroom.

For a rustic yet restrained look, upholster a simple Ikea headboard in reclaimed burlap instead of expensive fabric. Set against a black painted wall, the effect is dramatic.

Learn how to make a DIY upholstered headboard with these step by step instructions.

See more statement beds in our photo gallery

  • Photographer: Michael Graydon
  • Source: House & Home November 2009 issue
  • Products: Bed, Ikea; coffee sacks, Red Rocket Coffee; coverlet, bedskirt, sheets and rug, Elte; duvet cover, Lucca; pillowcases, Au Lit; dresser, Horsefeathers Home; table, Hollace Cluny; sewing, Blinds, Drapes & Bedding; paint, Lincoln Cottage Black (4009-2), Valspar at Lowe's.

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