Wood headboards can be either traditional or contemporary because there are a wide variety of wood types which they are made from: teak, mahogany, cherry, oak, maple, walnut, birch, cherry, and pine. Whatever new materials introduced to the designer world, wood is still a popular choice as the most common material in the furniture design. The natural characteristics of wood that are difficult or impossible to imitate as well as being very resistant.
For a younger person who may not have a room that offers a lot of space, using a wrap around style for fabric headboards is extremely complimenting. Other materials that are used for a wrap around style headboards can produce a repressive feeling. This headboard, when covered with the right fabric, will yield a soft and pleasing look. Wrap around style headboards are also great for those who are looking to feel more secure while they sleep.