A quality bedhead can finish the look of a bedroom, and they’ve never gone out of fashion. But as home décor trends evolve, so too does the style of the bedhead.
In the 1980s, you’d be coordinating your bedhead, bedspread, curtains, and everything else in the room to create an overpowering décor. Bedheads were oversized with padded rolled edges, insert piping & frills. They’d usually be in bold florals, checks or stripes. Colours such as pink, burgundy, navy, powder blue, yellow, cream and various shades of green, were all popular.
Country and shabby chic design styles increased in popularity in
Bedheads underwent a dramatic change in the 2000s. Minimalism became popular, and elaborate shapes and patterns lost popularity. The
bedheads have reverted back to more elaborate shapes. Therefore the combinations are endless and personalised to the individual.
Some popular options include:
- Diamond tufting or button detailing
- Upholstery studs
- Piping to the edges and inset
- Textural linen-look fabrics
- Large-scale patterns
- Oversized constriction
- Returns or ‘wings’
- Bold colours
- Elaborate cutouts & shapes
The options are limitless because they are fully customised. You can choose any fabric, shape, size and trim your heart desires!