Ever wanted the look of wallpaper without actually using wallpaper?  Why not give wallpaper stenciling a try?  The great thing about using stencils and paint is that if you don’t like it you can paint over it.  There is no scrapping or peeling.  Just prime over and repaint. There are thousands of ready made stencils out there for you to choose from.  Or you can create your own.

Here is a video from Home Depot that shows the all the tools needed and the process:

Here is another great video I found from Ask the Decorator on how to make stencils:

wallpaper stencil

Wallpaper stencils are a fantastic way to accent your walls. And the only materials you need are the stencil, a roller or sponge and adhesive spray. So go ahead, shop around for the various stencils out there on the Internet and find one that works best for you.

Written by Amanda Hartley