Stencil Ideas

15 Chic Stencil Ideas for Fresh Furniture Fixups

Chic, custom, and… affordable? Does that exist? With Furniture Stencils and paint, you can have it all! No more having to shop at expensive furniture stores! You can now create the exact look you want on your furniture with your favorite colors and designs. However, if you’d still like to do some “window shopping”, we’ve compiled some pretty painted furniture projects to get you inspired to stencil your own. Check out how these creative customers have customized their own furniture pieces with stencils! View full article →

Tile Trend: 12 Ideas to Make Decor Easy and Affordable with Stencils

The fascinating world of decorative tiles is filled with different colors, patterns, and styles. Today’s tile designs feature exciting and bold patterns and are being used in fresh new ways to create stunning interior design schemes.The key to pulling off this fresh new look on a budget is to incorporate Royal Design Studio Tile Stencils. But can DIY Tile Stencils really look like real tile… for a fraction of the cost? See for yourself! View full article →

12 Ideas to Paint a Decorative Focal Point with Medallion Stencils

Are you looking to create an interesting focal point on a ceiling or piece of furniture? Decorative medallions, well known for adding beautiful detail to the top of a hanging light fixture, are no longer just on the ceiling and no longer only done professional painters. You can decorate walls and furniture with these designs as well. And here’s the best part: You don’t have to be a pro to get the look in your own home! Case in point: 12 stencil ideas using medallions on ceilings, walls, and furniture. View full article →

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 →

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 →

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 →

Easy DIY Ideas with Moroccan Furniture Stencils

Furniture stencils are a great idea for adding pattern to a room without engulfing the entire space in a certain style. This way of decorating is the perfect way to introduce bold exotic patterns from Morocco into your home if you’re not so sure about stenciling an entire wall… just yet. Give your décor an exotic look minus the souk haggling, using these shortcuts to Moroccan furniture stencil style. View full article →

Easy Stencil Ideas with Paint, Peel & Stick Canvas™

Have you ever had the frustrating experience of trying to stencil a pretty pattern in an awkward space or recessed area? We feel you! We know how hard it is sometimes to push that stencil into a corner and get a clean look, or to try to twist your body into an uncomfortable position to paint. We’re always on the hunt to make our creative lives easier and we’re so happy to share our new Paint, Peel & Stick Canvas™ to solve these and other stenciling dilemmas. This is a premium paintable canvas with a BIG plus! View full article →