Painting Tips & Techniques
Want a gorgeous, wallpapered look that's both easy and affordable? With a little color, a simple stencil, and some ScotchBlue™
Painter's Tape, you can get a lavish look for an attractive price.
As seen on Maison Décor Blog
Remove wall hangings such as picture frames and fixtures
Remove nails and fill nail holes, then smooth wall with sandpaper.
Wipe down walls to make sure they're clean and dust-free.
Paint the walls in your base color and let dry for 24 hours.
Step By Step Guide:
Step 1: Draw Lines
Decide where you want to place your stripes. Use a level and a pencil to mark the top, bottom and middle of each stripe.
Step 2: Paint Stripes
Connect your lines with ScotchBlue™ Painter's Tape. Paint your stripes and let the paint dry for 24 hours.
Step 3: Add Stencils
In the center of each lighter stripe, attach your stencil to the wall and paint over it with your darker color. Repeat until your pattern is complete. Let dry for 24 hours.
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