King size headboard and footboard have been in existence for as long as humans have slept in beds. They come in all sizes and styles. They are made of many different materials, and vary a lot in price. The most classic header is the variety of wood. Robust and decorative, wooden headboards are carve in wood furniture of any degree and dyed or painted. The styles range from an 18th century canopy with substantial enough to support a canopy of bed curtains. To the raised screen or ribbon of less formal styles that adorn the head and foot of the bed.
Metal head and stirrups are available in brass, wrought iron or even nickel. Many of these king size headboard and footboard were originally feminine, romantic looking, and also decorated with scrolls. Styles available today, however, have a more masculine appearance. Some metal beds are design in a contemporary style. Such as those with bars and horizontal slats of pure lines.
Upholstered headboards and footboards are padded and cover with fabric, vinyl or leather. They come in contemporary and traditional styles. And also provide a soft backdrop for reading in bed. Some upholstered king size headboard and footboard are soft. Others are tufted and the edges with the nail head adjustment. Upholstered headboards are easy to make at home, using plywood, batting, cloth and also you can use a staple gun or glue.