Why use expensive wallpaper when you can simply stencil your walls with this trendy Chain Link Stencil!
This stencil was named by the Queen of the Click blogger, who won our stenciling naming contest!
This stencil pattern comes with an additional FREE
Top edge stencil: 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 after your main pattern is stenciled.
This is an "outlining"
stencil, meaning you're outlining the pattern as opposed to filling it. Keep this in mind when choosing your stenciling color: this will be the color of the pattern's outlines. Refer to Actual stencil picture (the last black and white picture) to see where the paint goes.
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.Stenciling
on rough or textured walls may contribute to increased paint bleed. For
more information on stenciling on textured walls, see our F.A.Q. section.Want to learn how to stencil an interlocking allover pattern?
it's easier than you think! Here are the detailed illustrated step-by-step Damask/Allover Stenciling Tips
Also, please make sure you watch our short step-by-step Video Tutorials!
find them extremely helpful for your stenciling project. While prior
experience is helpful when working with repeat interlocking stencils,
even beginners get great results!
stencils save you lots of money and make you feel proud of your
creation. Your friends are not going to believe you've stenciled this
yourself! This contemporary allover pattern is perfect for DIY decor.
on the accent wall, for which it is recommended. This stencil works for
curtains, pillows and furniture embellishment as well.
If you compare our stencil thickness, size, design quality and prices,
you will be amazed at the value that Cutting Edge Stencils offer!
We find that it is not necessary to use spray adhesive with our stencils
, but for this crisp geometric pattern it is recommended. If you
want to minimize paint seepage or are using high
contrasting colors, adhesive is very helpful (Elmer's spray adhesive
be the best). Did you know you can stencil on fabric too?
can create custom stenciled curtains, pillows and table cloths with our
stencils! When stenciling on fabric, stencil adhesive is very helpful.
First, tape your ironed fabric to the surface so it doesn't move around
while you stencil. Use stencil brushes, or dense foam roller, and add some textile
medium (sold in craft stores) to your acrylic paint. You can also get a
special fabric paint, but, frankly, good craft acrylics with a dollop
of textile medium work just as well, and costs way less too! :) Let the
stenciled image dry completely, 24 hours is best, then heat-set it by
ironing the fabric for about 20 seconds (more or less) on a LOW setting
through the piece of cloth. Heat-setting will cure the paint and
prevent it from being washed off in the washing machine. Always
experiment with a sample of your fabric first to ensure good results.
I've stenciled on silk, cotton, linen and even sheer fabrics with great
results. It's always better if your fabric doesn't have too much