With technology making the workplace more flexible than ever, more of us are working from home offices. However, with flexibility may provide distractions, so it is important to have a home office that entices you to sit down at your desk. Get motivated to do your best in a home office that looks its best! A home office that you enjoy being in can be inspiring as well as practical, and the proof is below! Scroll down and see easy and affordable decorating ideas using Royal Design Studio Stencils.
House of Silver Lining says, “This girl LOVES Cheetah print and I fell head over heels when I found this stencil from Royal Design Studio!” She could have used designer wallpaper, but our Cheetah Spots Wall Stencil is a fraction of the cost so it was no contest in choosing which she would use. Now her home office matches her work style: resourceful and energetic!
Kim Power Style wanted to give new life to her home office, a place where she spends her time almost daily. She redecorated it to match her Modern Coastal Farmhouse style with our Floral Fireworks Wall Stencil. She says, “Wallpaper can be pretty pricey even for a relatively small space so I decided on stenciling. There are so many gorgeous patterns at Royal Design Studio and when you add the color factor, the possibilities are endless!”
Money Can Buy Lipstick redecorated her office with our Cheetah Spots Wall Stencil, rather than expensive wallpaper which can damage walls. She says, "It's my favorite space in our apartment, and I love being able to get creative with it. It's the best representation of my style, mixing neutrals with fun patterns."
We're seeing a super cool trend of repurposing closets and using them as desk nooks! It’s a really cool idea because it saves quite a bit of room when there isn’t a desk protruding further into the room. However, a stenciled wall is key to making this new nook a creative and productive workspace! The Happy Housie decorated her sons’ closet-now-nook with our Timberland Wall Stencil and Verdigreen Home added a more feminine touch to hers with the Margarita Lace Wall Stencil.
One Project Closer was determined to have a bright, bold, and creative space but stay within her budget. The solution? A stenciled black and white rug! With our All the Angles Moroccan Stencil and Pure White Chalk Paint® by Annie Sloan she set out to paint a pattern on a $20 floor rug that would ultimately give her office a modern and geometric look. She had such an easy time stenciling her DIY rug that she was able to decorate this rug in an afternoon!
Mondays are never blue when you get to work in a colorful studio/office like this! Guenther Design Group used our Contempo Trellis Stencil on their home office floor and added pops of juicy color around their studio. This space is anything but a drab cubicle!
Little House of Four’s home office had been uninspiring for way too long, and she needed a boost of creativity to get her through the work week slump. A cost effective fix to a stark white office is a stenciled accent wall. She chose to stencil our Chez Ali Moroccan Wall Stencil in silver to jazz up her space. Now her office is a productive AND inspiring creative space!
Designer Christina Jones used Modern Masters Inc. Metallic Paint and our Contempo Trellis Wall Stencil to create a shimmering wallpaper look. It only LOOKS like wallpaper... but she knows stencils/paint won't damage her wall!
You can never go wrong with bold geometric patterns when decorating a modern interior. The shapes of our Shape of Things Wall Stencil painted with bold black kick white walls into high gear. Can you picture this as an inspiring backdrop to your home office?
Stencils are an incredible way to transform those dated filing cabinets we all seem to have. Gray, functional, bulky... just blah. Once you turn your creative eye to them, you can see that paint and stencils can add beauty to what was once an eyesore. Two Twenty One blog did just that when she chose the Rockin' Roses Damask Stencil to help create a very pretty office space at home.
The most important things a home office needs to inspire are productivity and creativity. Mandy Fitzgerald designs beautiful wall art, so a pretty patterned wall to display them is a must! She chose our Spanish Lace Scallop Wall Stencil because it mimicked the feminine feel of her art and has a calming shabby chic look that didn’t distract her productivity. She says our “Spanish Lace Scallop Wall Stencil looks just like wallpaper but without all the mess! I can't even count how many people have come into my office, thought it was wallpaper, and touched the wall to be sure. “
There are an unlimited number of surfaces that you can stencil on, including office accessories! Finding Silver Pennies used our Mini Craft Stencils and metallic Royal Stencil Cremes to add some boho chic personality to her folders, notebooks, and clipboards.
A fresh, modern twist on a feature wall! Learn how to use our Pinwheel Christine Joy Wall Art stencil with a fun free form technique that will have you doing cartwheels. Watch the video tutorial here.
Young House Love decorated their home office with our Feathered Damask Wall Stencil. They can also attest to the durability of our stencil designs: They said, "Let me tell you, this stencil is hardcore. First of all, it’s made of super durable plastic, so I don’t have to worry that it will rip or crease while I’m taping it, untaping it, and manhandling it to get into the corner crevices."
Have you thought of prettying up an otherwise drab concrete floor with ANY of our stencils? Yep, that’s right! Any of our stencils work well on any surface, including floors! Consider the Peel is just tickled pink with how our Asmir Triangles Stencil gave the concrete floor of her studio that extra something special.
If you are inspired and want to stencil your own home office or workspace, we’d love to share your beautiful stencil projects with our readers! Email us at email@example.com, share them on our Facebook Page, or Instagram your stencil projects and tag us with #royaldesignstudio.