I have been looking for a headboard (padded, thank you very much) for ages, but I can't afford to spend the inevitable $700+. When I came across this brilliant idea - an ikea mattress! - I was so incredulous. I think it's phenomenal! While I love the grey in this image, our bedroom is a bit more brown, so I think a white one would be perfect. I could either cover this model, or go for a model like this:
Do you think it would get all saggy on the corners? I might have to go for a firmer latex one in that case. Hmm. The endless possibilities!