Of all the variety of beds, lovers of elegant coziness prefer a bed with a soft headboard. The soft back has read, watch TV and even work in bed. And it can also become a beautiful decoration for the interior of the bedroom.
Kinds of soft headboards
Manufacturers can put buyers at a dead end by a variety of models. Familiar standard or original design - we will get acquainted with the possibilities of beds with a soft headboard:
The bed, in which the soft headboard is a continuation of the frame, looks modern and reliable. The base and back are combined in size, usually they are made in the same style and color scheme.
A separate soft headboard can become a bright accent in the bedroom, especially if it is large. In this case, it is fixed directly to the wall with special fixatives.
Another interesting option - hinged headboard, which is usually made of fabric.
Manufacturers of furniture try to please the most capricious buyer, offering an amazing variety in the choice of the shape of the soft head of the bed. Rectangular models look restrained, and oval - more gently. Figured backs in a wrought-iron or wooden frame are aristocratic and luxurious.
The classic option - leather headboards, which look expensive and practical in care. High-quality artificial eco-leather today comes to replace natural leather and suede. It is an environmentally friendly and perfectly safe material. The last characteristic of the product should be particularly attentive - in the bedroom we spend most of our lives. Eco-leather meets these requirements:
- she "breathes";
- is made without polyvinyl chloride;
- pleasant and warm to the touch;
- wear-resistant and durable.
More comfortable looks soft head of fabric. The classic option - velor, velvet, chenille and plush. If you like natural fabrics, then flax or silk will suit. With all the virtues, the tissue backs have a clear minus - they are accumulated by dirt and dust. This problem will be solved by removable covers from the fabric.
ou can make a modest choice and stay at a single or double bed with a low soft headboard. If the soft headboard continues the bed frame, it does not differ from it in width, although it can be high. Such models will look good in the nursery in girls.
Removable parts can significantly exceed the size of the bed, closing an impressive part of the wall in the interior of the bedroom and attracting attention. High headboards look not only complete and harmonious, but also very cozy.
Color and decor
Classic colors of leather or plush beds with a soft headboard - white or beige. But today manufacturers offer a whole line of pastel colors for a bed with a soft headboard.
Conservative decoration of such a soft back is the French capiton capitone, as a result of which, with the help of "drowned" buttons, padded squares or rhombuses appear on the upholstery. To give royal chic to this box will help the rhinestones on the upholstery of the soft headboard. Figured models can be decorated with gold leaf.
If you prefer a more modern and youth style in the interior of the bedroom, then play with the color and fabric covers for the headboard. Bright, with a printed pattern or large ornament - it can be changed when bored.
Beds with a soft headboard are often made of wood, although there are also elegant forged specimens. Wooden - are more preferable in urban apartments, because at the request of the owner can be equipped with a lifting mechanism. Inside the bed, you can store linens, blankets and pillows.
Most manufacturers, adhering to modern trends in the arrangement of bedrooms, supply beds with a soft headboard orthopedic base. Some soft backs are adjusted, bent to make it easier to lean on them when reading or watching TV.
How to choose a bed with a soft headboard
The following tips will help you make the right choice for your bed:
- The most important criterion is your taste and preferences in color, shape and size. The formula is simple - like or do not like the piece of furniture. A soft headboard, like the bed itself, must be combined with the style of the bedroom.
- Bedding and linen must match the top of the bed. Stylish looks when the head and the cover are made of the same fabric.
- The bed with a soft headboard should be combined with the rest of the furniture. You easily solve this problem by purchasing a bedroom set. Unusually look kits in which both the soft headboard, chest of drawers, and bedside tables are covered with monochrome velvet or velor. Unusually it looks like a "soft" closet, trimmed with leather with a French screed.
- When buying a bed, consider its size. A double bed can not fit in a small room or break proportions with other pieces of furniture.
- In pursuit of style and fashion, do not forget about your habits. If you li
ke to lean on a soft headboard while reading or working on a laptop, then choose not a high but a low headboard that folds.
Modern: the high top of the bed should become the bright accent of the bedroom or the nursery, so choose the unusual shape of the headboard (drop, flower or castle) and bright color. It is not necessary that it coincides with the color of the bed frame. This interior will be suitable for children in girls.
Neoclassicism: a skin of golden or light beige tones in combination with dark elements in a rectangular shape of the soft head of the bed.
Baroque: justify the "quirky" style, using rich natural silk and velvet rich burgundy, blue or emerald colors, add a curly patterned capiton and a twisted frame.
Empire: this is a noble style with a white, beige, milk or cream bed head, carved bezel, gilded coating and rhinestones, forged frame.
Fusion: bright contrasts of the bed frame are combined with a soft headboard, which is decorated with an unusual print.
Soft head of the bed with your own hands
If in the near future you are not going to change the bed, but want to just add a soft headboard to it, then make it yourself. Be a designer - you can choose any shape and color of the soft back. The best option is a hinged model. For its creation, prepare a jigsaw, a construction stapler and the following materials:
- sheet of plywood;
- foam rubber;
- the cloth.
First, we cut out the plywood frame of the desired size and shape, then the same - from foam rubber. We paste it to the plywood, it is possible in 2 layers, if it is thin. We tighten the resulting back with a rough cloth, fixing the ends of the fabric on the other side with a construction stapler. After the workpiece is completely upholstered with a cloth that will be on top in the final version. You can decorate it with a rose or capiton drawing. The last step - fix on the wall. The soft headboard is ready.
The soft head of the bed - like a small part of the interior, but how easily it can change this interior. Add chic, coziness and style.