You know I love headboard benches. But Old Bed | New Signs? I had forgotten how many I’d done! These large signs made from old beds are perfect for a large wall in the master bedroom. You know that one over the master bed?
I hope you find something here to inspire you to dismantle an old bed and make a new sign!
Always Kiss me Goodnight
I know this one may have been overdone for years, but for me—it’s perfect for a master bedroom. Some of the other new signs can go in any room, but wouldn’t this Always Kiss Me Goodnight sign be perfect hanging over anyone’s master bed? No matter if you’ve been married 6 months or 60 years, never go to bed mad!
Old Bed | New Sign | Home
The best thing about these old bed parts is that you can cut them down to size. This one might even look better if it were cut where the little V is on either side. With doing it yourself, YOU have that option to make the vinyl and sign smaller. Home Where Your Story Begins
What I Love Most About My Home
You Can Make a Large Sign with a Small Silhouette Machine
Just because your cutting machine might only cut narrow vinyl, that doesn’t mean you can’t make a very large sign. This Amazing Grace DIY Sign was a stenciling project done with contact paper to keep costs down.
Old Bed | New Sign | Bienvenue
I don’t speak French, but my daughter Jamie studied it for four years. I was lucky enough to go with her class on a trip to France. Our computer (AOL) was set up to say Bienvenue instead of Welcome when we signed on! This Bienvenue Sign has long been one of my favorites!
And They Lived Happily Every After Old Bed New Sign
Besides, Home Sweet Home, I think And They Lived Happily Ever After is one of my favorite sentiments for signs! Another favorite is “It’s Never Too Late to Live Happily Ever After” That’s my mantra as I am very much into my senior years! This old bed, new sign was made from a headboard.
Add a Decor Transfer
Don’t you LOVE the shape of this headboard? Doesn’t it just scream that it needs to be a sign? I made this with a Prima Decor Transfer, but alas it never sold. All the details are on the blog post.
Cheap Old Bed | New Sign
Adding new wood to an old bed to make a new sign is fairly easy and it really ups the ante of your project! That is the case with this Grateful. Thankful. Blessed. sign. I even made another change before it headed off to my craft fair at Glendale.
Headboard Photo Display Sign
This piece and it’s mate had been hanging out forever in my stash before it go this unique makeover. Yep, it finally told me it wanted to hold special photos and coats. Old Headboard Photo Display Sign
Like I said at the beginning of this collection, I really hope you found something to inspire you to part out that old bed and make a new sign! Which is your favorite? Leave a comment to let me know.
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Gail Wilson is the author and mastermind behind My Repurposed Life. She is obsessed with finding potential in unexpected places and believes that with a little hard work and imagination, any old thing can be made useful again, including herself!
Gail reinvented herself during a midlife crisis and has found purpose again. She hopes you will find new ideas for old things and pick up a few tools along the way.