Ceiling Tile Headboard

We have been looking for a headboard ever since we exchanged our queen-sized bed for a proper king-sized. Unfortunately, all the ones I like are WAY too expensive. So I got to thinking...what if I could create one on the cheap? I am happy to announce, my headboard is not just cheap, but free!


I located a site online that was offering free ceiling tile samples. I ordered 6 different kinds in a crisp white color. When they arrived I arranged them the way I liked and then attached them to the wall with 3M tape.




Easy peasy, lemon squeezy.



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I have had many questions as to where the tiles came from, so here it is. I ordered my samples from http://www.ceilume.com. Unfortunately, for all of you who would like to recreate the look, the company is no longer offering free samples...nuts.

8 comments:

  1. I love that!! It looks like something they'd do on 'Designed to Sell' or one of those shows. It's brilliant. And I really love the free part. :)

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  2. I'd love to know what website you got these from! It is gorgeous!

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  4. Alright, this ia a pretty genius idea! Love the way they turned out. May need to think about doing this in one of our bedrooms.

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  5. I'd love to know where you got the samples too! This is fantastic!

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  6. Okay, I have to know what place was giving away these samples...They are to die for and I know I could use some. You did a fantastic job here. Love this!!!

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  7. I like this idea for a headboard. Pretty cool. I found you on the Ultimate Blog Party. I am a new follower. Come check out my site:
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    Laurie

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