How to paint a bedroom headboard wall

The bedroom headboard wall it is like a blank canvas in which we can express our creativity and give the room a fantastic style.

There are many ways to decorate it, but today, we are going to explore a very simple and powerful one: Paint it.

So if you are wondering what color to paint the headboard wall, take a look at these colors that I have prepared.

Dark blue, almost navy.

A bedroom with the headboard wall in navy blue

Photography My Firs Home by Claire

This color is very strong, but it is a color that is in the cold part of the color wheel, which means, among other things, that it is a relaxing color.

Dark gray.

Gray painted headboard wall

Few colors are more elegant than gray in all its shades, but especially in its darker tones, that sophisticated feeling is enhanced.


A bedroom with the headboard wall painted black

Photography My Vintage Porch

If before I said that there are few colors as elegant as gray, black is one of them.

Elegant and sophisticated color where available. Well combined, with white especially, it will create a very cool environment.

Electric blue.

Headboard wall painted electric blue


Electric blue is another color with which we can paint the wall at the headboard of the room and create a most exclusive accent wall.

If you remember from the Sex and the City series, Carrie Bradshaw’s apartment was painted electric blue.

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Navy blue.

Headboard wall painted in navy blue

Photography Sf Girl by Bay

We have already seen several blues, but it is that, due to the properties of this color, it is very appropriate for a bedroom, in almost all its shades.

But do not worry, there are many other colors as we are going to see right now to paint the headboard wall.


Fuchsia pink painted headboard wall

Photography SasInteriors

It is not a color that is among the relaxing ones, but… What difference does it make! It is a beautiful and powerful color. Also, when we are lying in bed we do not see that wall, so it will not stress us, in case it could.

Petrol blue.

Headboard wall painted petrol blue

Photograph by Rennai Hofer for Avestyles

Relaxing, elegant and powerful. In addition, as we can see, it combines wonderfully with copper or with any other golden tone.

Medium pink.

A bedroom with a pink painted headboard wall

Photography and project by Deleite Design

Combined with white, it creates a fresh and very modern atmosphere, perfect for a modern feminine bedroom; or masculine, why not.

Purple painted headboard

A color that is born from the mixture of red and blue, preserving the properties of both. Energetic, elegant and very modern.

Pearl gray.

A bedroom with a pearl gray painted headboard wall

An elegant and serene color, in addition to being one of the anti-colors, or neutral color par excellence; which means that it combines with any other color.

Mint green.

Mint Green Painted Headboard Wall

Photography by Reality and Retrospect and design by McKennableu Instagram @mckennableu

Mint green or mint green, one of the trend colors of recent years along with pale pink.

Combined with the white color it creates a very sophisticated and relaxing environment. Don’t you think?

If you like green, here you can see how to combine green.

Medium green.

Headboard wall painted green

Photography The Furniture

There are thousands of shades of green, but this one we see in the image above is a color that combines, on the one hand, the relaxation and freshness of green, together with the elegance of neutral colors.


Headboard wall painted red

We couldn’t make this article without naming this color. Strong, with personality and full of energy. Combined with a very soft gray or white, it is perfect.

Greyish blue.

A bedroom with grayish blue headboard wall

Immaculately cool and relaxing. An addictive color perfect to inject a dose of joy into the bedroom, especially when combined with white.

Besides being relatively grayish, it is more elegant.

If you have known little, you can see this other article in which we see how to paint a room in two colors. Or this one with 100 ideas to paint a room.


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