Halloween Party Ideas

Halloween Party Ideas

 Hey guys!  Do you love a good party?  Bonnie and I sure do! Whether it is a classroom party, family get together, or neighborhood event…the ideas are endless.   Today we are sharing some of our absolute favorite Halloween Party Ideas!  We know that you will love them, too.  Get ready to be wowed! Halloween can be spooky and creepy, or cute and adorable. Either

Dress Up Your Tiki Torch

Dress up your tiki torches. These floral tiki torches would be gorgeous for a wedding or garden party. Add a few faux flowers and some striped ribbon and you are done! by Uncommon Designs

Sometimes my favorite  projects are a result of a totally last minute decision.  This was definitely case with these floral tiki torches. I ran to Wal-Mart the day of my daughter’s birthday party and spotted that gorgeous striped ribbon and the rest was history! Isn’t it amazing how things come together so easily some times?  I try to carefully map out each and every detail when party

Personalized Cupcake Stands

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I love this time of year because of so many things, but it is a really special time for our family.  See, it is a celebration time for so many of us…. birthday celebration time!  I created these fun, colorful, and Personalized Cupcake Stands to help everyone have their own little party! They also match my full size cake stands… score!! Everyone should feel extra special

DIY Faux Rattan Beverage Coozies


These DIY Faux Rattan Beverage Coozies are one of my favorite projects. They add both a bit of nostalgia and warmth to our outdoor dining and entertaining. I know how much our readers love a simple and quick project and this one is just that. Read on to learn how to create your own… I am a girl born in the 70’s. Yep…bell bottoms and

Lit Floral DIY Photo Backdrop

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So, my daughter just turned eleven a few weeks ago and I have noticed one major thing.  These tween girls love to get their picture taken!  So different from my youth, when I literally ran away from my mom when she came at me with a camera.  All that being said, for Ann’s 11th birthday party, I knew we needed a spot for pictures of

5 Minute No Sew Fabric Table Runner

easy no sew tablerunner square

Sometimes you just need a quick and easy solution when it comes to entertaining.  I absolutely adore fabric table runners.  To me, they add instant glamour to any table.  In an ideal world, I would show off my sewing skills and make a few runners perfectly stitched for my perfect table.  However, I don’t live in one of those worlds… do you?  I can tell

Valentine Cake Pop Stand

Valentine Cake Pop Stand made with a yarn wrapped Make It Fun Foam Cake Round! by Uncommon Designs

We are part of the Make It Fun Team® with FloraCraft® and are so grateful that they helped make our Valentine Cake Pop Stand post possible today. All opinions and craftiness are our own!  This weekend we threw a slumber party for my youngest daughter.  It was a Valentine-themed party and everything was all decked out in pink and red and hearts.  My little one loves sweets… majorly loves

Paper Bag Utensil Holders

Make these simple and adorable paper bag utensil holders for your next party! They are not only so adorable, but won't break the bank! Uncommon Designs

Hi everyone!  It’s Kristy from The Life and Times.  I am so excited to be a Fall Parties Contributor for Uncommon Designs! One of my favorite things to do is to throw a party!  Today, I’m going to share with you a super easy idea on how to display your utensils and napkins.  I used these paper bag utensil holders at my youngest son’s 1st

DIY Ring Toss Game

DIY Ring Toss Game... get your game on for your wedding, bbq, or backyard party!

It is Monday and time for another edition of One Crafty Summer!  Today we have the fabulous Megan from Megan Brooke Handmade sharing  a DIY Ring Toss!   Hi Uncommon Design readers! It’s Megan popping over from Megan Brooke Handmade. I’m so excited to be part of One Crafty Summer. Summer is one of my favorite seasons. I love everything about it including the extra

DIY Cake Pop Stand

DIY Cake Pop Stand... Make your own stand in just a few simple steps! via www.uncommondesignsonline.com #parties #cakepops

It is pretty safe to say that the ever fun and creative cake pops are here to stay.  They come in every size, color, and design imaginable, now all we need is a fashionable cake pop stand.  No worries… We’ve got the perfect DIY cake pop stand solution for you and it couldn’t be easier to make! All you need is an unfinished wood stool, paint,