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Stenciling: An Inexpensive Decorating Method

1/22/2010 9:07:26 AM

Tags: question to readers, decorating

Do you have a room in your home that needs a makeover? If so, here’s a creative way to change a dull room into an ornate, lavish-looking space while gaining the pride of doing it all on your own and staying within your budget. Decorate Inexpensively…With Stencils explains the process of personally designing a room by decorating with stencils, but don’t worry, no artistic ability is needed. All you need is a little practice and you’ll be on your way to a custom room that exudes originality.

These simple steps explain how to stencil a wall and allow you to express your creativity in more ways than one. You may want to transform your lifeless kitchen to be bright and energizing by stenciling flowers and adding splashes of vibrant colors. How about changing your bathroom into a serene space that reminds you of walking along the beach? These visions can easily come to fruition by spending only a few dollars.

If you have any tips about wall stenciling or if you have tried this method of decorating before, please share your ideas in the comments section below.



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Kim_41
2/23/2010 9:55:11 PM
The number one tip that I use, is to use oil-based stencil paints in a small tub or a stencil crayon. They don't bleed under the stencil.

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