Collection by Aileen Kwun

Modern Headboards With Personality


These modern headboards are telling intimations of those that sleep beneath them.

A McKenzie-designed bed and a retro wall-hanging in one bedroom.
The bedding is intentionally simple, without layers of unnecessary pillows, and the “non-headboard headboard,” as...
When folded down, deep navy-blue cushions give the effect of a lush headboard.
The couple’s bedroom is a serene space with tinted plaster walls and a white felt headboard and lampshade by Leen.
Furnished with Rakks shelving, a Blu Dot table, and a sofa bed from ABC Carpet & Home, the floor also includes a...
Toby Barlow and Keira Alexandra enjoy a leisurely Alpine morning in bed in their Detroit high-rise home.
The headboard in Hansen’s bedroom echoes the 2013 side-board. The wallpaper is from Arte.
Renzo Brugola, a Memphis designer and cabinetmaker, built the custom bed and headboard in the master bedroom.
Alexandra and Barlow enjoy a leisurely Alpine morning in bed underneath a quilt by Cranbrook Academy of Art graduate...
An Alcova bed from B&B Italia dominates the master bedroom.
The bed was designed to hang from the ceiling and can be hoisted up and pulled down as needed.
Each bedroom is designed to replicated a mini house, and follows the roof's pitch. A skylight lets in light.
Kogan designed a number of the built-in furnishings, including the headboard and cupboard in the master bedroom.The...
The glass platform bed is backed by a headboard of two sheets of lucite embedded with aquamarine wool from Maharam.
The guest bedroom features a custom bed and headboard by Henstein’s Custom Cabinets of Clackamas, Oregon, outfitted...