10 Inspiring Cottagecore Decorating Ideas with Paint and Stencils

10 Inspiring Cottagecore Decorating Ideas with Paint and Stencils

Celebrate simplicity and everyday beauty in your home with the addition of a Cottagecore decor stencil project for your walls or floors. These soft, romantic cottage stenciled looks from our customers may be just what you need to inspire!

Who doesn’t want to thoroughly enjoy the comforts of their own home? Cottagecore, Cottage Style, and Farmhouse decorating styles invite you to do just that! Celebrate the beauty and warmth of everyday objects and interiors that celebrate the whimsical return to simplicity- and just ENJOYING what you have and where you live.

Our collection of Farmhouse and Cottage Style Stencils can be the perfect starting point (or final flourish) for your Cottagecore decorating.

Stenciling these romantic pattern in warm neutrals and softly muted earth tone can help to ground your space and encourage you so slow down and savor the beautiful things in life.

We’ve rounded up 10 of our favorite customer stencil projects that embrace this look and we hope they inspire you consider a cottagecore stencil project in your own home.


Cottagecore vintage decor with stenciling


Carrie’s Instagram feed focuses on her thrifting adventures to add vintage touches and cozy cottage décor to her rented home-proving that you don’t need to own your home to invest in the touches that make it beautifully yours.

She used our Allover Brocade Wall Stencil in a warm taupe on cream walls to create this amazing accent wall in her living room.


Wall stencil in cottage farmhouse decorating style

Ashley and her husband have been renovating an historic farmhouse, so of course it’s perfect for a vintage-inspired pattern like our Swedish Floral Allover Wall Stencil. Her husband actually did all of the stenciling in their cottage style laundry room. The powder blue and white pattern is perfectly offset by this vintage cast iron sink and wooden laundry rack.


Stenciling on floor stencil upgrade on painted tiles

Don’t forget to look down for decorating opportunities when considering a stencil project for a cottagecore interior. Stenciled floors are the perfect  solution for cottage-y kitchens and our Anatolia Tile Floor Stencil looks so pretty painted in soft, peach, blue and sage tones.

If you’re wondering how to successfully stencil kitchen tile or linoleum floors, we have a blog post for that!­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­ How to Stencil Tile Floors. 

Subway herringbone tiles stencil on kitchen backsplash

If you are looking for beauty in simplicity-and a perfect neutral backdrop to show off your collectibles, consider our Subway Tiles Herringbone Stencil. This classic pattern is perfect for cottage style décor and stenciling it in a soft gray or beige paint creates a soft, textural look that works just about everywhere.


Indian block print pattern wall stencil for stenciling wallpaper look in kitchen


Indian block print patterns are having A MOMENT and our Nadia Block Print Wall Stencil is strong-yet soft enough for cottagecore interiors like this light filled kitchen with vintage windows and bar stools. The sage green and cream color scheme on this stenciled wall was the perfect choice to keep it subtle and sweet.


Stenciled wall paper with large damask wallpaper stencil

A rich and busy damask stencil pattern like our Isadora Damask Stencil may not seem the obvious choice for a cottage-style interior, but when stenciled in a soft neutral color palette it becomes a lovely patterned background to display family photos, pretty frames and plants.


Pretty damask wall stencil Flourish stenciled cottage wallpaper decor


Our Flourish Allover Damask Stencil is proof that romance never goes out of style. We have offered this pattern in our stencils collection for over 25 years and it’s still on of the most popular stencils we have. Stenciled in a sweet color palette of soft pink, green, and blue it’s ready for vintage, cottage-y style.


Floor stencil lace pattern for cottagecore decor


A romantic lace pattern on a old hardwood floor? Yes please, if it's our pretty Esperanza Lace Tile Stencil! It’s is a dream come true for a cottage interior. You can imagine an overstuffed armchair covered with vintage linen and lots of green plants here!


Arts and Crafts wall stencil William Morris pattern for cottage decor


If you want to explore cottagecore style on a small scale, consider stenciling in a powder room. Our flowing Thicket Leaves Arts and Crafts stencil is just so soft and pretty stenciled in cream paint on a powder blue background. The vintage wood mirror and pleated cabinet covering complete the look.


Cottagecore decorating with wall stencils for a romantic wallpaper look

Finally, we have this lovely feature wall stenciled finish with our Majestic Medina Damask Stencil pattern. Again, stenciling in neutral colors provides a perfect patterned backdrop for the vintage iron bed and linen and lace pillows. Seems like the ideal place to curl up and dream!

We hope this roundup of Cottagecore, Farmhouse, and Country Cottage style decorating with stenicls has inspired you to explore YOUR softer side. Here are some other blog posts you may love...





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