Mantle - This could definitely work in one of the guest rooms. Buy a cheap metal bedframe and find an old mantle. I love my guest, but I don't want to have to break the bank for them. Ha!

Custom Creation

I want this to be my room! Love the old vintage door. I would board in the fireplace opening though. The Cottage Market: 25 Headboard DIY' old fireplace mantle as a headboard.

Hometalk :: DIY Fireplace Mantle Headboard

DIY Fireplace Mantel Headboard

Hometalk :: DIY Fireplace Mantle Headboard I would change the trim to something fresher for my taste. Maybe some daisy inlays and a brighter color on the fabric part.

A great headboard that makes a statement---Wow!  Unfortunately, there's no link to a website for this pic.

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Antique mantel as headboard - this is beautiful! I saw this idea with a tufted headboard as well - really cool idea


Monday Inspiration- Headboards

I have an extra Mantle in my basement, what a great idea. 20 Creative Headboard Ideas To Imitate A Fireplace

French Farmhouse Christmas Home Tour in the master bedroom.

French Farmhouse Christmas

A Different Take from Better Homes & Gardens What an amazing headboard idea!  Layers of mirrors reflect sunlight into the room and add visual interest

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This is why our shabby chic mantle mirrors are so fabulous! Awesome unique as headboards. Love the accessories too!-This is a great idea for an old fireplace mantle. Or the placement of a bed in a room where the fireplace isn't usuable.

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62 DIY Cool Headboard Ideas

Another great DIY headboard idea, very shabby chic. In place of a headboard, a salvaged mantel gives this bedroom architectural flair. The more distressed the better for a vintage look like this.