1. Mark where the rectangle will be for the painted headboard. Mask it. 2. Paint it all with the lighter color. 3. Mark the chevron stripes. Mask them. paint first the lighter color (to avoid smearing) and then with the darker color. 4. remove all masking tape and apply the molding on the edge of the rectangle. 5. Get a swirly frame and paint it white and a monogram in mdf and paint it in blue. Hang it on the wall.