How To Stencil

Stencil How To: DIY Moroccan Wedding Blanket for a Winter Wall Hanging

A beautiful winter white wall hanging is an elegant way to decorate your walls for the holidays! All you need is a canvas, ribbon, a couple of small furniture-sized stencils and your imagination to get in on this trend! For our wall hanging, we were inspired by a Moroccan Wedding Blanket and used Moroccan Stencils! But you could do use our Lace Stencils for a snowflake design or even our Modern Stencils for a retro vibe! View full article →

Stencil Special DIY Gifts for the Holidays This Year!

Stenciled Christmas Gifts
You can make the holidays even more magical and meaningful this year by stenciling goodies for gift giving to the special people in your life. Whether you need the perfect gift for a friend, sister, daughter, mother or a new baby in your life, we have an idea for you. All of these quick DIY stencil projects feature new lettering and typography stencils that are easy to use and designed to inspire. Read on for the easy instructions and have fun painting and creating! View full article →

Christmas DIY Tutorial: Stenciled Pillows, Stockings, & Tree Skirt

You can create a festive winter wonderland of Christmas décor with just a bit of paint and creativity! Surround your couch, Christmas tree, and fireplace with DIY throw pillows, tree skirts, and Christmas stockings that are easy to make and sure to delight your family. These holiday projects that use our Holiday Stencils also include a tutorial to help you from start to finish. Let’s take a look. View full article →

Halloween Party Décor & Stencil Tutorials

Halloween is a great time for holiday decorating. Many people spend days, not to mention a small fortune, making their homes look scary and fun. The truth is that you don’t really have to spend a fortune or a lot of time on Halloween decor. That’s why we are sharing with you 2 Halloween décor projects that you can do in an afternoon and without breaking the bank. Here are some festive stencil tutorials featuring our Holiday Craft Stencils that include a Halloween backdrop and trick-or-treat bags. View full article →

Stencil Tutorial: DIY Designer Curtains for Less

Christina from The Frugal Homemaker wanted to give her master bedroom a little more pattern pizzazz. Curtains are a great way to do just that, but she found that all the curtains that she liked were too expensive for her budget. One style that she liked was $75 for each panel, making the total of the 6 panels that she needed to buy to be a whopping $450! Luckily, she found a better alternative to the expensive designer curtains – DIY curtains decorated with stencils by Royal Design Studio! She fell in love with the Rani Paisley Damask Stencil and how it would perfectly suit her décor needs. View full article →

How to Stencil DIY Drop Cloth Curtains

Sondra from the DIY blog Sondra Lyn at Home was undergoing a makeover of her master bedroom. After discovering Royal Design Studio stencils, she immediately thought of doing a pair of stenciled drop cloth curtains to include in the room. She fell in love with the idea of a design painted on natural canvas, and our Fabric Damask Stencil was the perfect large design that she had been envisioning. If you are looking for custom curtains at a DIY price, read on to see how she did it! View full article →

How to Stencil a Pretty Sisal Rug with Chalk Paint®

Finding an area rug that has the perfect colors and patterns for your room can be difficult. In this stencil how-to we show you how to use Chalk Paint® by Annie Sloan to create a gorgeous, patterned sisal rug that is completely customizable. Simply alter the Chalk Paint® colors and stencils from Royal Design Studio to your liking to create the rug of your decorating dreams. View full article →

Stencil Basics: Stenciling with Discharge Paste

Discharging is the process of removing dye from fabric in a controlled manner. Jacquard Discharge Paste can be painted or stamped on dyed natural fiber fabric, and its thick viscosity makes it ideal for using on fabrics with Royal Design Studio Stencils. View full article →

How to Stencil: Tribal Batik Place Mats with Discharge Paste

Set a festive table with Batik Tribal place mats stenciled with Jacquard Discharge Paste. This is SUCH AND EASY and fun technique that you can use on DIY stenciled fabric and clothing projects. We took some plain place mats and napkins we found at Pier 1 Imports and transformed them with one of our many African Stencils. Read on to see how it's done! View full article →

Stencil How-to: DIY Stenciled Pillows with our African Protea Stencil

Each month we will be sending out a newly designed stencil pattern with each order. This month our free pattern is the African Protea Flower stencil. This Art Deco-inspired motif is perfect for craft stencil projects on furniture, fabric and more. We've even created a couple new DIY stencil how-to projects to get you inspired and on your way. First up? Stenciled pillow projects that you can easily do on store-bought pillows using our metallic Stencil Creme Paints. Let's get started....

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