There are few spaces you love more than your bedroom. So when you鈥檙e feeling bored with your decor (*insert that steady flow of throw pillows*), we鈥檝e got a hack that gives it some much-needed attention without all the hassle. This DIY pegboard headboard quickly comes together with paint and accessories to completely change the vibe of your room (in *all* the good ways). Scroll below to see how.

You鈥檒l need:

  • pegboard
  • paint
  • paint brush
  • painter鈥檚 tape
  • wood blocks (use as spacers)
  • pencil
  • screws
  • studfinder
  • wall anchors
  • drill


  1. Use tape to聽mark off your聽design.
  2. Add paint to the board.聽Let it聽dry for four hours.
  3. Measure where your headboard聽will go聽(36-48 inches above your bed) and mark with a pencil.
  4. Locate wall studs with a stud finder. Install wall anchors if you can鈥檛 find these.
  5. Drill聽your screws into the wood spacers to hang your board.
  6. Style it using聽quirky baskets, floating shelves, and聽cool-girl accessories.

What other home projects are you DIYing? Let us know @BritandCo!

(Photos via Brittany Griffin / Brit + Co)