DIY Candlestick Pumpkins

Candlestick Pumpkins 5

Folks, it is a Halloween miracle!  I finally finished a project that has been on my to-make list since 2009. You heard that right, when my 2nd grader was just learning how to walk, I saw these beautiful pumpkins in a magazine and I was smitten.  Fast forward through the terrible two’s, three’s, and all the way to elementary school.  My dream of putting battery

Halloween Classroom Treat Ideas


Boo! Did we scare you? Hehe! Halloween is coming up super fast and we have a great roundup of Halloween Classroom Treat Ideas. Whether you are having a school classroom party or a neighborhood get together, these ideas will spark your creativity and make the occasion amazing! Let’s get the inspiration started checking out these Halloween Classroom Treat Ideas. Simply click over to each idea

Last Minute Halloween Ideas: Eyeball Crafts and Recipes

These eyeball crafts and recipes are perfect for your last minute Halloween planning! Uncommon Designs

The eyes have it… eyeball cuteness for Halloween! Halloween is two weeks away and I know some of you (including me) are trying to decide if it is too late to decorate or if it is still worth it.  Trust me… in your children’s eyes, it is always worth it!  I have seen so many adorable eyeball ideas lately and they actually look easy to

Silhouette Trick or Treat Bags

Silhouette Trick or Treat Bags

Want to create a fun project that also captures a memory for a life time? Yea, me too! I adore anything with a monogram or a silhouette, call it being a girl raised in the south { GRITS }. So to capture a memory of my sweet girls, I decided to make a tote bag that is also a trick or treat bag. I combined

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

11 Last Minute Halloween Ideas | Monday Funday


Well hello friends! We are excited to have you stop by Uncommon Designs on one of our favorite nights….Monday Funday night! This little 8 blog link party really is the highlight of our week…so many incredible ideas and recipes linked up each week. This week Trish and I have been trying to get October to slow down a bit, how about you? Did you catch

How to Make Monogrammed Pumpkins

How to Make a Monogrammed Pumpkin... the Easy Way with Uncommon Designs #GlitteredPumpkin #Pumpkin Decorating

We are so thrilled to have made this project as part of DecoArt’s core blogging team.  All opinions and craftiness are our own!  Hey y’all! You guys know how much I love a pretty monogram.  Well, I have passed on that love to my girls and they are all about them, too!  When it came time to decorate a pumpkin, the girls insisted that we

Haunted Birdcage for Halloween

how-to-weather wood

Hey Y’all! I know that I say it all the time, but Halloween is my favorite holiday to decorate for and I can’t wait to share this project with you!  You will not only have a creepy and beautiful Halloween decoration, but you will also learn how to weather wood to make any wood old and worn.

A Pumpkin Painting Party

Throw a pumpkin painting party this Fall! via Uncommon Designs

Hi guys!  It’s Kristy from The Life and Times.  Today, I’m excited to share with you a sweet pumpkin painting party I put together right in my very own backyard!