Canvas Headboard With Nail-Head Trim
Transform a painter's canvas and carpet tacks into a contemporary yet rustic upholstered headboard.
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- 4x8 plywood
- chalk line
- painter's canvas
- string or twine
- nail-in carpet tacks
- spray adhesive
- circular saw
- tape measure
- stapler and staples
Measure and Mark
Measure the width of your existing bed frame. Lay the 4x8 plywood on a sturdy surface. With the four-foot side as your height, mark the width to match your bed frame.
Cut the Plywood
Using a circular saw, cut the plywood to your dimensions. To make sure your lines are perfectly straight, use a chalk line to mark your measured width.
Lay Out Batting
Lay four layers of batting over the plywood, allowing several extra inches of batting on all sides of the plywood.
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