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DIY Stenciled Towels by Blooming Homestead

DIY Stenciled Towels by Blooming Homestead

 

These adorable dish towels make a fun statement in your home and are so easy create using the stencil material and fabric ink! Here’s how you can create your own too!

Supplies:

  • CAMEO
  • Red fabric ink
  • Stencil material (and included transfer material)
  • Paint sponge
  • Dish towels
  • Hook tool
  • Scraper

 

DIY Dish towels supplies

 

 

STEP ONE

Prepare your design in Silhouette Studio®. I added rectangles around my images so that I have a border area to protect the material I will be stenciling on.

Software

 

 

STEP TWO

Select “Stencil Material” in your Cut Settings window. Once selected, the appropriate blade depth settings will be suggested.

Stencil select

 

 

STEP THREE

Place stencil material on cutting mat and insert into machine. Select appropriate blade depth before inserting blade into slot. Proceed to cut design.

setting blade

 

 

STEP FOUR

Remove mat and use the hook tool to weed the stencil material. Weeding is the process of removing all of the areas on the stencil that you would like to eventually fill with paint.

Weeding stencil vinyl

 

 

STEP FIVE

Peel backing off transfer material and apply to the top of the stencil.

Transfer paper application

 

 

STEP SIX

Use a scraper to secure design to transfer material.

Transferring stencil

 

 

STEP SEVEN

Apply transfer material and start applying fabric ink. I recommend using a sponge dauber and using a little product at a time to prevent bleeding.

Applying paint

Love stenciled

 

 

STEP EIGHT

Let the paint dry and remove stencil.

Removing stencil

 

 

Now you have some fun holiday home decor or a great DIY gift idea!

Stenciled Towels by Blooming Homestead

Marie Chorak

Hello! I am Marie from Blooming Homestead and I have a passion for all things crafty, this includes home decorating, organization, digital design, DIY, and cooking yummy comfort food! As a recent first time home buyer, I enjoy making our house into a home while sticking to a budget (gotta love those student loans!) This usually requires me to think outside the box and get creative. I love sharing my tutorials and projects in hopes that I can inspire others. When I am not crafting, I like to read, shop, watch movies, and visit with family & friends. Most importantly, I love spending time with my husband of 12 years and our two children who keep us on our toes.

Designs Used:

Products Used:

Blade

CAMEO 12-inch cutting mat

hook

scraper

stencil vinyl

fabric ink

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4 comments

  1. These are so cute, Marie!

  2. Adorable ! Love these!

  3. Yes, adorable. Now, I have to make some…
    and…
    thanks.

  4. Wonderful idea

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