I'm not sure I'm cut out for wall stencils. They require patience and a certain amount of precision that I lack. But the results speak for themselves.
Here are some inspiring examples of parents who've used stencils in their child's room. The effect is somewhere between paint and wallpaper and is certainly memorable. You can click through to see more of each room. The last room was recently stencilled by Raechel Myers who documented the whole process and is a great resource if you're considering taking on a large stenciling project yourself.
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• How To Stencil a Repeating Pattern on a Wall
• How To Paint A Wall Using A Stencil
• How To Print DIY Patterned Fabric
(Images: 1. reader Danielle 2. reader Shannel 3. reader Debra 4. Mary Schwarz/Birchtree Photography 5. Raechel Myers)