Fun allover floral stencil Dahlia
features beautiful blossoms and
petals. This flower stencil design looks great in contemporary or
classical settings. Try it for your next DIY wall decorating project!
Allover stencils look stunning on an accent/feature wall.
Stencil has an easy registration system
, just use the parts of the design to align the stencil.Don't worry about super perfect alignment: in the end your eye will never ever notice if it's a little bit off. We decorative pros "fudge" allover patterns all the time! The walls in most houses are often not straight, so some "fudging" while stenciling helps a lot.
Try this stencil with our new Clip-on Stencil Level
, (sold separately) and discover how
easy it is to achieve perfectly level results without dealing with all
those bulky heavy bubble levels and annoying laser levels.Want to learn how to stencil a damask or allover pattern?
Here are the detailed illustrated step-by-step Damask/Allover Stenciling Tips.
And make sure you watch our short step-by-step Video Tutorials!
You'll find them extremely helpful for your stenciling project. Even beginners get great results!
If you compare our stencil thickness, size, design quality and
prices, you will be amazed at the value that Cutting Edge Stencils
This stencil comes with an additional FREE
Top part: the upper part of the design cut as a smaller separate stencil.
It makes it easy to fill the gaps close to the ceiling line.
To see how to use Top part stencils, click here for Illustrated instructions:Using Top Part Stencils
Usually it is not necessary to use spray adhesive with
However, if you want very crisp edges or are using high contrasting
colors, please use it (Elmer's spray adhesive seems to be the best). I
personally prefer just to attach pieces of blue painter's tape to
secure the stencil, but for beginners it may be helpful to mist a
stencil with spray adhesive just to make sure you get great results.Did you know you can stencil your own fabric
and use it for curtains, tablecloths, pillows, etc.? When stenciling on fabric, please use stencil adhesive to ensure good results. First, tape your ironed fabric to the surface so it doesn't move around while you stencil. You'll get better results with stencil brushes, but sometimes roller can work too, depending on your fabric. Add some textile medium ( sold in craft stores) to your acrylic paint. You can also get a specially formulated fabric paint, but, frankly, good craft acrylic paint with a dollop of textile medium mixed in works just as well, and costs way less! :) Let the stenciled image dry completely, 24 hours is best, then heat-set it by ironing the fabric for about 20-30 seconds on a LOW setting through the piece of cloth. Heat-setting will cure the paint and will prevent it from being washed off in the washing machine. Always experiment with a sample of your fabric first to ensure good results. We have stenciled on silk, cotton, linen and even sheer fabrics with great results. It's always better if your fabric doesn't have too much texture.
All of our stencils
are made of thick, sturdy but flexible 12 mil clear
plastic, reusable, easy to clean and stenciler-friendly! In our 20+
years of professional stenciling this material has proven to be far
superior than any other material we used, including the industry
standard 8 mil mylar.
We are certain you'll notice the difference
and will love working with it, just like all the folks who already
bought our stencils.Our stencils
are made to last and with proper care and storage will serve you for a long time.
professional decorative company, Specfin Designs, has been a leader in
faux painting for over 20 years in NYC/NJ Metropolitan area. We have
hundreds of original hand drawn designs that we have turned into
well-engineered sturdy stencils that are easy and fun to use. For over
20 years we painted, faux finished, plastered and stenciled in hundreds
of upscale homes in the New York metropolitan area as well as other
states around the country. So when we say "We know decorative painting
and stenciling" we really mean it :)
You can see many beautiful examples of our work by visiting http://www.specfindesigns.com
YOU ARE WELCOME TO BROWSE OUR EXTENSIVE PORTFOLIO AND USE IT FOR YOUR INSPIRATION!