For that all-important finishing touch a stylish headboard provides a focal point in your bedroom. A genuine leather or faux leather headboard will create a streamlined and contemporary look to your room décor. Durable and sturdy, leather headboards are available in a range of colours from black and brown to cream and white.
Providing a luxurious soft feel faux leather and traditional leather headboards can resemble each other quite closely, although each have distinct characteristics and care needs. Genuine leather will need regular maintenance, while faux leather can be easily wiped down with a damp cloth as needed.
The Natural Sleep Pearl 5' Divan Headboard is a modern panelled headboard measuring 26" high. Available in a choice of fabric or faux leather finish with various colour options, this headboard comes in a range of sizes.
Important factors to consider when buying a leatherette or traditional leather headboard include its dimensions, whether it’s fixed to the bed or wall-mounted, its design and finish. An oversized headboard can add drama to your bedroom but make sure and allow room for your bedside furniture. The headboard needs to be high enough for an adult, whereas a shallower model may suit a child’s bed.
The Sweet Dreams Paddington 4' 6" Divan Headboard is a contemporary headboard available in seven sizes and a range of upholstered finishes. Rectangular in shape, this sturdy headboard features a rounded top and comes with legs to affix to the bed.
Finally before buying a new leather headboard check that the bed has the correct fixture and fittings if it is to be fitted to the frame or if wall mounted, you have sufficient height above the bed to place the headboard.