Quatrefoil Stenciled Home Décor Curtains

Quatrefoil Stenciled Home Décor Curtains

Posted by DecoArt on Oct 8th 2015

Turn solid curtains into a quatrefoil patterned wonder using Americana Décor Stencils and Americana Multi-Surface Acrylics.


    • palette or plastic plate
    • paper towels
    • tape measure
    • iron and ironing board
    • cutting mat
    • sewing machine
    • 1" stencil brush
    • fabric
    • rotary fabric cutter



    Let dry completely between painting steps.

    1. Cut two of each fabric. White (23"x38"), black (10" x 38"), and dusty blue (63" x 38"). This will create two 96"x 38" completed panels. Set the black and blue piece aside and lay the first white piece flat.
    2. Instruction #1
    3. Line up the stencil. Using a stencil brush, apply Black Tie. Be careful not to move the stencil or fabric while painting.
    4. Instruction #2
    5. Continue stenciling until the entire piece is stenciled. Allow the paint to dry before painting each new section.
    6. Instruction #3
    7. Be sure to continue the stencil all the way to the edge. A 1/2" from the edge is okay as it will be hidden in the seams. Repeat process for other white panel. Allow paint to dry completely before sewing.
    8. Instruction #4
    9. Once dried, sew the right sides togther with a 1/2" inseam.
    10. Instruction #5
    11. Iron the seams open. Lay a scrap of fabric on top of the stenciling portion.
    12. Instruction #6
    13. Trim off any extra fabric so your have a straight edge on all four sides.
    14. Instruction #7
    15. Fold over the top edge as well as all side edges 1/2" and iron.
    16. Instruction #8
    17. Sew the 1/2" down (use just under a 1/2" in inseam) to form a finished edge on the top and sides.
    18. Instruction #9
    19. Fold 2" on the bottom of the curtain. Iron in place and sew. This will create the hem.
    20. Instruction #10
    21. Attach curtain hooks. If needed, iron curtains before hanging.
    22. Instruction #11