If you’re not ready to commit to a full house bed, try a simple to build house headboard — you can attach it to an existing bed frame, or leave it free standing as a sort of canopy at the head of the bed. Get the free plans to build it here (inspired by the one we spied in this Dutch magazine).
Add a star mobile for an extra ounce of character. (via Deas Og Mia)
A pop of color around the edges looks great, too! Nice and easy. (via The Blue School)
Combine an easy headboard with an easy floor bed for a modern Scandinavian style — and paint it black! (via ministyle)
The little awnings on these matching house headboards make it just that much cuter! And the shelf between the two is smart for a nightstand substitute, too (via kinderkamerstylist)