Stencil Ideas

11 DIY Outdoor Stencil Projects for Summertime Fun

The summer sun is coming out and outdoor parties are in full swing! Is your patio ready? With just paint, stencils, and a fun-in-the-sun afternoon, you can spruce up your porch, patio, or outdoor furniture and leave your guests in awe. Here are 11 DIY projects that will inspire you to get outside and stencil. View full article →

The Creatively Stenciled World of a Nomadic Decorator

Deb Trombley of Nomadic Decorator has a special knack for super creative DIY craft projects using our Royal Design Studio stencils! She creates quick and easy stencil tutorials that are perfect for those who don’t want to take the plunge and stencil an entire wall. Bonus! Her DIY projects look like they came straight off the shelves of Cost Pier 1 Imports, Plus World Market, or Home Goods! Let’s take a look at how she uses our patterns for her crafty stencil projects. View full article →

Kitchen Makeover: Creating a Cozy Stenciled Alcove

Could your kitchen use a fresh summer upgrade? We have the perfect idea to create a cozy, custom alcove at a low cost thanks to this Royal Design Studio stencil feature in Kitchen + Bath Makeovers Magazine! In the Summer 2015 issue, the magazine hunted down the perfect way to expand your seating, storage, and style with a cozy alcove. See how you can make one yourself – no crowbar or contractor needed! View full article →

Lovely Lace Stencils for Sweet Stenciled Spaces

Our lace pattern stencils offer something for every style and surface in your home. Fellow DIY’ers love the impact lace patterns create while still maintaining a delicate, romantic look. Whether you are looking for allover lace patterns, darling doily stencils, or whimsical bird stencils with a touch of delicate lace, we've got you covered so that you can paint and stencil your walls and furniture with exquisite lace designs and details. To help you get inspired, here are 11 stencil projects that make the case for lace. View full article →

Apartment Therapy Features Royal Design Studio Stencils!

Apartment Therapy is one of the most influential interior design blogs that promises to “Save the world, one room at a time”. I’m sure you have already scoured their site with your eyes glued to every gorgeous DIY room makeover! We are so that our Royal Design Studio stencils have been featured on their site multiple times. They have graciously described Royal Design Studio as the “one stop shop for how-to's, inspirational pics, and of course—stencils”. Here’s what they’ve had to say about these 15 room makeovers using our stencils. View full article →

Get the Blues with Wall Stencil Projects in Beautiful Blue Hues

A stenciled wall painted in blue reduces stress, creating a sense of calmness, relaxation, and order without losing personality. With so many different Royal Design Studio stencil designs and shades of blue at your fingertips, the possibilities of designing a peacefully patterned home are endless! Let’s check out how the beautiful blue hue can transform any space with the help of wall stencils! View full article →

9 Boys’ Bedroom Ideas using Furniture & Wall Stencils

Your child’s bedroom is more than just a place they go to sleep at night. This is where they start a new exciting day. They daydream of becoming a princess or firefighter in this room, and they learn to read their first words during their bedtime story. When it’s time to decorate a boy’s bedroom, keep an eye toward creativity and fun. This room should be bursting with personality and pattern! So what’s the first step? Take a look at these 9 boys’ bedroom ideas using furniture and wall stencils!
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Name This Art Deco Stencil to Win It!

Name It to Win It is back! We have created yet another beautiful stencil design for you! However, before we make it available in our Modern & Geometric Stencils Collection (which all are 20% off this weekend!), we need YOUR help once again! ENTER TO WIN THIS STENCIL BELOW! Simply comment with your favorite name for this new pattern before midnight Sunday, May 10, 2015. If we choose your stencil name you WIN it! Good luck!!!

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Tribal Trend Alert! African Décor Ideas using Tribal Stencils

Take a walk on the wild side with these great ideas for bringing African-inspired design into your home! Stenciled African decor adds rich visual interest and can be used in modern, transitional and traditional spaces. These days, designers and homemakers very often mix things up in an eclectic style which combines elements of both traditional and modern furnishings to create stunning dynamic spaces. The design opportunities are endless! Let’s take a look at how these stencilistas have imported stenciled African decor into their homes in a variety of ways using Tribal stencils:
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Decorate for Cinco de Mayo with Latin American Art Stencils

The applications for hand painted Talavera tile are nearly endless. You might decide to tie your kitchen walls and floor together by using a border of Talavera tile around the back of the backsplash as well as peppering Talavera tiles at certain intersections of otherwise plain floor tile. While blue and white are the traditional colors for this kind of hand painted tile, our line of Talavera tile also includes yellow, red, green, and black so you can pair it with more color schemes. You may not be ready to try your hand at creating an authentic Talavera Tile, but you can certainly recreate the look with the help of stencils and bold and bright paint colors.

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