Faux Moss Table Number Cards


Can you feel it? Spring is right around the corner, and with that comes wedding season. Today we are going to show you how to create these DIY Faux Moss Table Number Cards. Trish and I are so excited to be a part of the DIY Wedding Ideas series with The Country Chic Cottage.   Simple, easy, and elegant, right? I love the soft texture of these table

Monday Funday Link Party {#7}


Welcome to Monday Funday! Every Monday you can link up your crafts / DIY Ideas / recipes to not just one, but FIVESIX awesome blogs: C.R.A.F.T. // Lines Across // Uncommon Designs // That’s What Che Said // Creatively Living// & our newest co-host: View Along the Way That’s right, SIX instead of 5 blogs! Here’s the deal, we decided it would be be FUN to add a 6th rotating hostess to the Monday

12 St. Patrick’s Day DIY Ideas


Now that Valentine’s Day has come and gone, St. Patrick’s Day is right around the corner. We collected a dozen sweet St.Patrick’s Day DIY Ideas from this past week’s Monday Funday Link  Party… There is so much creativity at Monday Funday each week! If you have never joined us, we would love to have you! Here are 12 St.Patrick’s Day Ideas for you… Smart School

Paper Treat Cones


Hey y’all! We have been sharing with you some simple ideas for a slumber party or any time.  One of our favorite activities to get the kiddos to settle down a bit is to watch a movie.  If you are going to watch a good movie, you must have popcorn! Today, we are going to show you how to make a simple, paper treat cone

How To Make A DIY Felt Plate Charger


 Welcome back to our second month of The 12 Months of Christmas! If you are new to Uncommon Designs or visiting for the first time, we are celebrating Christmas all year here! Each month, on the 3rd Thursday, we have a Christmas tutorial for you! Last month we showed you how to create these adorable Bell Jar ornaments…  Today we are going to show you

DIY Tie Dye Long Johns


So yesterday, we shared some Slumber Party Tips and Ideas and these sweet little DIY tie dye long johns were part of that… Aren’t they adorable! My little La La thought she was some kind of special in those tie dye long johns. So today, I am going to show you how I took an ordinary white thermal underwear top and really jazzed it up

Slumber Party Tips and Ideas


So recently my girls had a very special event… a Slumber Party! Ah yes…the good ole days….staying up ’til the wee hours giggling and telling stories…good times! Anyway..flash forward 25 or so years and here we are…no longer the participant, but rather the hostess. So I took full advantage of becoming the hostess with the mostess and threw my girls a fabulous slumber party! We

Blendtec Blender Giveaway

We are so excited to have teamed up with some incredible bloggers to offer this fabulous giveaway for a… Blendtec Total Blender Kitchen Blender! What a great addition to your kitchen tools this would be. Imagine how easy making your favorite smoothie would be! This Blendtec Blender includes both the WildSide container and classic FourSide container.  “Blendtec machines are known for producing the best, most-consistent

Monday Funday Link Party {#6}

Hey Y’all welcome to Uncommon Designs and  to the 6th Monday Funday Linky Party! Last week, Monday Funday had 600+ awesome ideas linked up! Wowzer. And thank YOU! Did you check out all the incredible DIY Ideas and features from last week’s party? LOTS of amazing  inspiration and tutorials. Go check them out! Every Monday you can link up your crafts / DIY Ideas /

Catching Fireflies Giveaway

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Hey y’all! We have a really fun company to introduce you to today… Catching Fireflies is  a fabulous online store that is full of items that are sure to delight. The wonderful folks at Catching Fireflies are giving away a $43 gift certificate to their store to one  of our very lucky readers!   Here are a few of my favorite things that you can