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 Sunday at 10pm to claim your pillows! We will be

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 and I have glitter attached to our scalps from now

DIY Halloween Ornament Wreath

Halloween Ornament Wreath

     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 forever!! So, last year when all the Christmas {YES…I said Christmas} ornaments went on clearance, I snatched up what I needed to make this

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 blog over at Southern Lovely. I am the mom of

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…   Pumpkins and Gourds from  Two Shades of Pink Fall Pumpkins

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 how to enter to be elegible to win your own set:

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 for ultimate party fun… Source: Not So Idle Hands I

“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”, we would show you our take on it! This is

Yarn Wrapped Letters


 It is Tuesday again and time for another trade-off! 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 to swap places with Bonnie and Trish today. I bet you’ve been bombarded by the yarn-wrapped trend already, but that’s okay

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 perfect trio!  In the kitchen, we set a fabulous table that