Giveaway Winner: Pumpkin Pillows!

Happy Friday everyone! We are so excited to announce the winner of our Pumpkin Pillow giveaway!  Without further ado…    Kim @ The Sasse Life said… I also liked you on facebook! September 29, 2011 2:16 PM True Random Number Generator Min: Max: Result: 69 Powered by RANDOM.ORG Please get in touch with us before […]

Uncommon Events: Getting Your Home Ready to Party!

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I really really really love to decorate for Halloween!  I know my neighbors think I’m crazy this time of year because I am always in the yard spray painting something for a Halloween party that is over six weeks away!  It also doesn’t help that I  sport black fingernails from the paint  and my children […]

DIY Halloween Ornament Wreath

Halloween Ornament Wreath

Welcome back to another “Wicked Wednesday” here at Uncommon! We are thrilled to have you!      Halloween decor can be scary, spooky, silly, cute, or      classic. Today we would like to show you a very classic take on both Halloween colors, and decor!    I {Bonnie} have had my eye on one of these wreaths […]

The Tuesday Trade-Off: Southern Lovely

Today on the Tuesday Trade-Off is Lindsay from  Southern Lovely.  She is a stylish little mama of three and her blog is jam packed with creative ideas and stunning projects.  Today she is going to be sharing her Painted Chevron Rug Tutorial with us!  Hey there, I so excited to here today. My name is Lindsay, and I […]

A little Saturday Inspiration: Beautiful Yarn Wrapped Pumpkins

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I think that I can officially declare this week has been all things yarn on Uncommon!  If you missed Bailey’s yarn-wrapped monogram click here and if you missed Bonnie’s cute and batty yarn wrapped “Boo!“  you can find it here. Now that we are getting some pumpkins locally… I have pumpkins and yarn on the brain.        Check out these beauties… […]

It’s Fall and Giveaway Time: A Trio of Pumpkin Pillows!

Fall is finally here and we thought we’d kick off the new season with a giveaway!  We will be giving away this trio of our luxurious pumpkin pillows {$57.50 value} that have been such a hit over the years! These pillows are so cute and simple. They really create a unique twist on a traditional pumpkin!! Here is […]

Halloween Party Games and More!

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Halloween is just around the corner and I have been getting ready for a big bash to celebrate! When it comes to a party, festive and beautiful decor can set the mood, but what you do at the party is what your guests will remember the most.  Here are a few ideas that this witch has brewing […]

“BOO”tiful Yarn Wrapped Letters…

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 We hope that you visited us yesterday for our “Tuesday  Trade-Off”! If you did, you saw a fabulous tutorial from Bailey at Let Birds Fly on making yarn wrapped letters. If not, we missed you, but you can go here to check it out! We loved it so much that we decided for today’s “Wicked Wednesday”, […]

The Tuesday Trade-Off: Let Birds Fly

It is Tuesday again and time for another trade-off!  This week we will be posting over at Let Birds Fly and we are so thrilled to have Bailey from Let Birds Fly here today to share how to make her fabulous yarn wrapped letters!  Hello, Uncommon readers! I’m Bailey, from Let Birds Fly. I’m very excited […]

Uncommon Events: Our Halloween “Boo” tique Tablescape

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Today I want to go back in time to share some pictures of Uncommon’s very first  event!  We held a Halloween “Boo” tique sale two years ago and it marked the beginning of our incredible journey selling handmade goods and the launch of our blog.   It was an evening full of good food, good friends, and good shopping!  The […]

How to “Boo!” Your Neighbor {A Free Printable!}

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Welcome Back to our second post in our series, “Wicked Wednesdays“, at Uncommon! Today we are sharing one of our Halloween family traditions with you… Does your neighborhood or community have a Halloween tradition that includes “Boo” ing your neighbor?  My children love the treats and the mystery of it all!  Their favorite part is […]

The Tuesday Trade-Off: Along for the Ride

Today Uncommon has swapped places with Laura from the blog Along for the Ride.  It is such a sweet blog that blends a little craftiness with a lot of inspiration.  Laura has two regular series on her blog that I love so much:  Finding God and How Can We Pray for You. She reminds us that […]

Tshirt Refashion… { Pillowcase Top }

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Have some tshirts around your house? How about a little refashion!   So, this past weekend my son had his first home football game! Approximately 15 minutes prior to needing to leave, my “tween” daughter came to me wanting to make some changes to the only tshirt she had with his team on it…yes…I said […]