Stencil Ideas

Stencils at Large: Using Wall Stencils for Painted Furniture Facelifts

There is no such thing as being pigeonholed when it comes to creativity, especially when stenciling is involved. In addition to our fabulous Furniture Stencil Collection, we also have a large collection of Wall Stencils that can be the perfect addition to painted furniture pieces as well. So, if you’re not up for painting an entire wall, consider introducing pattern to your next furniture painting project with a large scale stencil. Here are 15 stencil ideas that highlight how you can make a big impact on a small surface with wall stencils. View full article →

Spotted: Animal Print Ceiling Stencils

Stephanie of The Divine Living Space loves showing off her creative DIY talents, as well as explaining to everyone what a six week room makeover can do. She wanted to create a sweet bedroom for her daughter that she can grow into. She used our Cheetah Spots Stencil to add a fun pop of animal print. But instead of stenciling a wall, she opted for a surprising ceiling treatment to add even more impact. View full article →

Stenciling with Southwest Style

Rustle up some desert-style design by decorating your home with Southwestern style! Earthy color palettes and geometric patterns are essential to Southwest style, and you can easily combine these two elements with stenciled walls and furniture. Typical color palettes seen with this interior style is rich hues such as salmon, terra-cotta, brick red, turquoise, and squash gold. These colors come straight from the desert sky and landscape. You can pepper a mostly neutral room with saturated spice and jewel tones. View full article →

Stencil Design Challenge: 12 Bloggers Tackle Custom Decor, and Win!

Who doesn’t love a challenge?? Especially if it’s fun and creative! 12 talented DIY bloggerss teamed up for their Monthly DIY Challenge featuring Royal Design Studio stencils. They each used a different stencil with a different vision in mind, and the results are amazing! From walls, to tile, to fabric, these DIYers thoroughly put these stencils to the test! Let’s see how their projects turned out... View full article →

Global Chic Stenciling: A Tribal Furniture Transformation

Do you often find yourself rooting for the underdog? So do we at Royal Design Studio, and that’s why we love seeing the JAW-DROPPING stencil transformations that our customers do with neglected décor. It’s fascinating to see how talented DIY’ers take on a worn piece of furniture and give it new life with a little TLC and Furniture Stencils. A great underdog example is the $5 cabinet that Kristine from The Painted Hive bought. She bought it for a charity donation project because she loves the large mid-century shape, but it needed some serious work. View full article →

Looking for Insta-Inspiration for Your Next Stencil Project?

We’ve got you covered from floor to ceiling!!! We don’t have to look any further than our Instagram feed to find stencil projects with Royal Design Studio stencils that make our hearts flutter. We love that you’re tagging us @royalstencils and #royaldesignstudio and we couldn’t be more happy to pass the insta-inspiration on to the world in this blog post. It’s like a big never-ending circle of stencil LOVE. Are you Insta-Inspired by these stencil projects? The next time you stencil your own wall or furniture piece with Royal Design Studio stencils don’t forget to show it off! Tag us with @royalstencils and #royaldesignstudio View full article →

New Allover Tile Stencil - You Name It You Win It!

We've got a gorgeous new Name It To Win It stencil for you this week!! This lovely original design from Royal Design Studio is inspired by vintage embroidered textiles and features a repeating circular pattern with a folk floral motif. This pattern is designer with versatility in mind. You can use it as a tile stencil or repeat it to create an allover pattern. The large scale of the pattern makes it easy to introduce multiple colors within the pattern-so you can create a design as unique as you are!

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6 DIY Stenciled Headboard Ideas

You can invest so much effort in bringing home the perfect mattress that fits your physical needs, but if it’s not matched with a headboard that meets your aesthetic wants, even the most comfortable bed in the world won’t be totally dreamy. But what if those headboard price tags or specific styles are not what you are looking for? That’s where we come in! With our stencils, you can easily and affordably create a DIY headboard that fits your style and budget. View full article →

Stencil Your Way to Lovely French Furniture

Let your furniture do the talking with the help of a romantic, French accent. The way you decorate your home says a lot about you — but if you decorate with words, it can say even more. Rather than pay ridiculous prices at antique stores, you can make your own oh la la vintage-inspired décor with the help of our French Love Letters Furniture Stencil pattern. The French love quotes add an extra touch of amour on painted furniture such as dressers, doors, table tops, or even on the sides of drawers. View full article →

Cute & Creative Nursery Stencil Ideas

Nothing gives us more joy and creative inspiration than kids. They stare in wide eyed wonder at color and pattern, so we can definitely relate… That’s why we let down that adult wall and let our creative juices flow. We let our inner child take over our stencil designs and boy, can we tell you we are so excited about the results! Check out the adorable nurseries that we have stenciled with our 6 NEW Nursery, Baby & Kids Stencils! View full article →