The creation of attractive live edge headboard is often a bit complicated. The batting is use to add loft to the head of the bed, the corners are bulky and bulky that will swell and look unattractive. To solve this problem with a new header, you can remove most of the fabric and fold the fabric to create sharp corners. If your headboard is already finished and you do not want to tear it apart, you can trim the sides of the headboard to improve the appearance and make the corners look less clumpy. Measure the width of the mattress, and add 8 inches to the size of a headboard. Most home improvement stores will cut the plywood for you at no cost. Otherwise, cut the plywood to size using a reciprocating saw. Spray the plywood with spray adhesive.
Place the flat part of the batting quilt on the floor, and the center of the wooden board over the batting. Pull the batting on the back, and staple 2 inches from the live edge slab headboard of the plywood. Start at the top center, followed by the bottom center, left and middle and right and center. Move from the center to the corners and stop when you are 6 inches from each corner. Cut the batting in the corner to eliminate the major. Overlay the wadding, and cut away from the corner at a 45-degree angle. Eliminate the excess of batting. When stapling the corner, you should not overlap any type of batting fabric in the corner. Finish stapling. Trim any excess batting from the back along the staples.
Disguise the bulging or uneven corners in a headboard by using an adjustment that is applied over the existing fabric cover. Measure around the circumference of the head of the bed, and add 6 inches. hammer tacks in the corners to precise and flatten the thickness of the fabric as much as possible. Use as many nails as necessary. Grosgrain cut tape which is the thickness of the live edge wood headboard of the bed to your length measurement. Hot-stick the tape to the edge of the header, starting from the bottom center. Keep the edges even and sharp. Overlap your starting point, and trim excess tape. cut of the same length as the tape. Hot-paste the cut-out on the center of the ribbon to add dimension and to disguise any discoloration of the ribbon. Nailhead strips can also be hammering onto the tape for a more masculine head treatment.