All you need is a little bit of creativity and a little bit of effort to do these DIY projects in your very grown-up apartment (if you want to make your home look more like a hotel, read how to design your home like a hotel).
#1 Paint and frame doormats to create a “wood” headboard.
Use 4 rubber doormats and paint them to create a “wood” headboard. Here are the specific instructions.
#2 Alternatively, you can nail together salvaged wood for a minimal headboard that has a warm feel.
You may need a little bit more gusto with this one, but click here anyway for the tutorial.