Monogrammed Recipe Box


   I love a monogram, yep there is just something about a personalized item than makes it even more special. Whether it is something you wear or a little home decor item, the simple monogram just adds a little special accent to it. So, for a sweet Mother’s Day gift idea, I decided to create this monogrammed wooden recipe box…. Adorable and functional. I know

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

Pine Cone Flower Embellished Mason Jars

Pine cone embellished mason jars

Can you feel it in the air? FALL! With it’s arrival comes a change in decorating… textures and natural elements. Today I am going to show you how to create these beautiful… Pine Cone Flower Embellished Mason Jars… Craft Supplies Needed:

Painted Initials for a Wedding Shower

Wedding Monogrammed Letters perfect for a wedding or shower by Uncommon Designs

Hey y’all! I was thinking the other day about how my wedding would have been so different if Pinterest had been around back in the olden days… ha!  I would have totally gone crazy over all of the amazing ideas out there.  At least Bonnie and I were able to host a couples wedding shower several weeks ago so I could get my fix of

Burlap Covered Letters

Burlap Vovered Monogram uncommon 2012 final

Do you need a quick, easy, and affordable home decor item? Well then we have the perfect little craft for you! We are all about burlap and monograms, the perfect combination, and these Burlap Covered Letters would be a fabulous accent in your home! Today we are going to show you how to create these adorable… Burlap Covered Letters  Supplies for Burlap Covered Letter…

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

Backyard Couples Wedding Shower

Host a beautiful and fun backyard couples wedding shower! #Wedding #WeddingShower #ShutterflyWedding

This post is part of a campaign with Shutterfly and LooksiSquare. All opinions are entirely my own. Today I am sharing how to throw a beautiful and fun backyard couples wedding shower.  I have some amazing ideas that are so simple to create and personalize for that special couple in your life.

Easy and Elegant Wine Bottle Centerpiece

Make an Easy and Elegant Floral Centerpiece out of Wine Bottles! Perfect for weddings, bridal showers, and parties! #WeddingCenterpiece #OutdoorEntertaining

I know I have said this before, but sometimes I dream about parties and all of the little details that go in to making them special.  This is so one of those ideas! I brought to life something I’ve been dreaming up in this little old head… an easy and elegant wine bottle centerpiece.

Rustic Wedding Table Numbers

Rustic Wedding Table Numbers in a Beautiful Antique Gold ... a great wedding diy project

Hi Uncommon Design readers, it is Megan again from Megan Brooke Handmade. I’m excited to be back again today to share another fun diy wedding project. We’ve covered a fun way to make your own save the dates and how to make your own wedding cake toppers. Today I’m sharing a creative way to display your table numbers at your reception. If you’ve decided to

DIY Tea Towel Save the Dates

DIY Tea TowelWedding Save the Dates

Hi everyone! I’m Megan, from Megan Brooke Handmade, and I’m back today with another easy and inexpensive diy wedding project. Last month I showed you how to make your own silhouette wedding cake toppers. Today I’m showing you a fun project for your save the dates. You may have seen those pretty tea or dish towel save the dates floating around online. They are super