T shirt stencilling with fabric paint

Welcome back! Today’s blog from Ideal Stencils is going to be all about How to stencil a T shirt. We are going to be using our Buddha stencil and fabric paints to personalise and create a unique T shirt design. This is a quick and easy project and great fun too! You can apply this tutorial to stencilling onto any fabrics – cushion covers, table cloths, aprons, tea towels, curtains, what ever fabric you want to personalise, be unique and do it with easy to use stencils. Continue reading “T shirt stencilling with fabric paint”

Up-cycle old furniture using stencils

Up-cycling furniture is massive at the  moment. You can find great second hand furniture at next to nothing and revamp it in your own way. Using stencils is a great way to add pattern and design to the items. They are simple and easy to use and the results are amazing. Be as creative as you want and make some thing to be proud of. We have a great range of french style shabby chic stencils available in our shop as well as many other pattern and craft stencils.  They all come in various sizes so they can be used for both small and large projects. So what are you waiting for!… grab some stencils and get creating.

See some images we have been sent from our creative customers of furniture decorated using our stencils. See you next time!


NEW IKAT pattern home decor stencil range

Hello, Ideal Stencils are happy to announce we have a great new range of Ikat pattern wall stencils available in our online shop. Please see our new designs in the slide show images below and read on for more information about this popular and exciting style.

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New home decor wall stencils – just in!

Hello, We have been so busy…custom stencil orders to keep up with as well as all the shop stencils to process… that I have not had time to write a blog in ages!

With our first member of staff hired to cut the shop stencils, it gives me more time for designing more stencils and expanding our ranges… which is great! Here are 5 new designs that have been recently added…

Polka Dot pattern stencil

polka dot wall decor stencil

This simple to use Polka Dot pattern stencil can be used to paint a whole wall area. A great unisex design that can be painted in whatever colours you like. Continue reading “New home decor wall stencils – just in!”

Top Stencilling FAQ’S – How to stencil tips and hints

Hello, Welcome to our new blog from Ideal Stencils

So you want to know the basics of stencilling and not sure what it’s all about or you have got your first stencil and you want to know what materials you need and how to go about your project to get the best results. This blog puts alot of helpful info in one place and will guide you through your journey into stencilling and give you all the hints and tips you will need to know. Continue reading “Top Stencilling FAQ’S – How to stencil tips and hints”