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How a $29 rug from Kmart transformed the look of a shopper’s bedroom in seconds 

The cheapest makeover trick yet: How a $29 rug from Kmart transformed the look of a shopper’s bedroom in seconds

  • A Kmart shopper has used a $29 rug to create a bed head for her bed 
  • Rose, from Queensland, bought the medium sized herringbone natural rug
  • The rug fit her bed perfectly and the end result added style to her bedroom 
  • Many others online said it ‘looks great’ and ‘fabulous’  


A Kmart shopper has transformed the look of her entire bedroom using a $29 rug from the retailer.

Rose, from Queensland, bought the herringbone natural rug to create a bedhead for her king-sized bed and shared the finished look to a popular Facebook group.

The rug fit her bed perfectly and the end result added a touch of style to the bedroom. 

The savvy home project would’ve saved Rose hundreds of dollars as king bed frames with bedheads are often expensive purchases. 

Rose, from Queensland, bought the herringbone natural rug to create a bedhead for her king-sized bed and shared the finished look to a popular Facebook group

Other social media users were quick to praise the ‘cheap and stylish’ DIY, with many saying it ‘looks great’.

The herringbone pattern and natural sandy colour matched Rose’s cushions flawlessly. 

Rose also admitted she made the bed frame after a woman asked whether she built or bought it.  

‘Made one using some cheap timber from Bunnings, all up $30 for timber and $29 for the mat equals a cheap and stylish bedhead,’ she said.  

The rug fit her bed perfectly and the end result added a touch of style to the bedroom

The product is available online and in stores in two different sizes - medium and large

The rug fit her bed perfectly and the end result added a touch of style to the bedroom

‘I had been looking at bedheads for a while and when I bought the bed cover, I loved the wooden buttons so wanted a natural looking bedhead to match,’ Rose told Yahoo Lifestyle. 

‘When I saw the rug at Kmart, the idea for a timber frame just popped into my head. And the rest is history.’ 

The product is available online and in stores in two different sizes – medium and large. 

Those wanting to try the easy DIY themselves can choose from a wide selection of Kmart rugs. 

Read more at DailyMail.co.uk