These Velvet Tufted Headboards Will Make Your Bed Even More Luxurious—And They’re Under $300

published Oct 3, 2019
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Growing up, my bed had a sea-green velvet tufted headboard that was the perfect spot to cozy up against when reading a book or lean against when sneaking in phone calls after midnight. My adult bed has a simple wooden headboard that offers zero support or cuddles. It’s just… there.

So lately I’ve been thinking about tearing it out and replacing it with something plush. I assumed it would cost a ton of money, but after doing some digging, it turns out there are a ton of beautiful velvet headboards available for under $300. Even better? There’s a rich variety of colors, shapes, and styles to choose from. They’re also compatible with most simple bed frames, and probably the easiest and most affordable way to give your bedroom an

Emily Biscuit Tufted Performance Velvet Headboard

When it comes to velvet headboards, we want them to look stunning and feel cozy. This surprisingly affordable option ticks both boxes. It also comes with five mounting positions that let you adjust the height based on your preferences.

Buy: Emily Queen Biscuit Tufted Performance Velvet Headboard in Navy, $117.50 at Walmart

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Channel Tufted Headboard

While this isn’t a conventionally tufted headboard, we are really loving West Elm’s modern take on classic tufted weaving. The lavender color is a calming addition to the bedroom space, while the height is perfect to lean against when reading or having a heart to heart.

Buy: Channel Tufted Headboard, $299 at West Elm

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Safavieh Mercer Collection Keegan Velvet Tufted Winged Headboard

For a little under $250, you can give your bedroom a massive facelift. This gorgeous winged headboard is such a statement piece, and we can already picture lazy mornings spent in bed nestled beneath this beauty.

Buy: Safavieh Mercer Collection Keegan Velvet Tufted Winged Headboard, $230.79 at Amazon

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Silas Glam Velvet Headboard by Christopher Knight Home

So what if your bed is a basic metal frame? Jazz it up with this glamorous headboard featuring silver stud detailing. It’s so plush, it makes us want to lean against it after a hard day of work—and maybe occasionally run our fingers along it.

Buy: Silas Glam Velvet Headboard by Christopher Knight Home, $169.99 $134.72 at Overstock

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Vale Pink Headboard

This is just the kind of dusty pink that millennial dreams are made of. The headboard has three mounting options so you can select the height that works best for you.

Buy: Vale Pink Headboard, $189.99 at Target

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Heng Diamond Button Tufted Upholstered Panel Headboard

That deep, moss green is just stunning. But color aside, we are loving how simple yet sleek this headboard looks. It’s a great addition to smaller bedrooms that don’t need overwhelming accessories but still crave a touch of luxe.

Buy: Heng Diamond Button Tufted Upholstered Panel Headboard by House of Hampton, $284 $221 at Wayfair

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Abbyson Living Edwyn Tufted Velvet Headboard

This tufted headboard has a curved top and metal studs that give it a stately appearance as well as a touch of old Hollywood glamour.

Buy: Abbyson Living Edwyn Tufted Velvet Headboard, $659 $289 at Macy’s