Spice Tin Vase

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I don’t know about you, but I love a fresh flowers and really enjoy decorating around my home when I am able.  Sometimes, just having a few bountiful blooms can really make an impact.  I am sharing how to display those beautiful flowers using a vase made out of something everyone has in their kitchen cabinet.  Let’s learn how to make a Spice Tin Vase!

Vintage Inspired Photo Display & Storage Box

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I love pictures of my family!  I consider them to be the most valuable thing in my home.  We always look through our old photos and ooh and ah over our little ones.  Today, I am sharing one of my favorite projects for storing my precious pictures… this Vintage-Inspired Photo Display and Storage Box.  Not only will your pictures be safe and protected, you will

Paper Mache Gift Boxes

Gorgeous butterfly gift boxes made from paper mache boxes. A gift in itself via Uncommon Designs

 I love creating something special for a gift, and when I can create the box to put the gift in too…well…that is extra special.  Paper mache’ boxes are a great way to “wrap” a gift. These beautiful Butterfly Gift Boxes are a gift in themselves.  You can customize the boxes in any color you would like, and embellish the tops in a zillion ways. I

Monogrammed Burlap Clipboard


We are proud to be a part of the DecoArt core blogging team. We were given product and compensation but all craftiness is 100% ours.  Oh how my daughter loves a monogram! I really think she would put them on everything, from school stuff to clothes. Combine her love for them with a teen wanting to keep everything and display it all, and we came

Painted Wooden Corbel Bookends


We are proud to be a part of the DecoArt Core Blogging Team. We were given product and compensation but all craftiness and opinions are 100% our own. Sometimes a craft project is inspired by a memory from your childhood. For me, my grandparent’s house held a lot of incredible memories. The big band music that was always playing on a turntable, her in the

Beautiful Chalkboard Projects

Using Chalkboards in the Home: Chalkboard Projects you Won't want to miss! by Uncommon Designs

I know that you guys aren’t surprised, but Bonnie and i just adore chalkboard projects.  There is just something about a chalkboard that is so beautiful and also lends the option to change our mind.  Not that we ever do that, right?  Today we are sharing some gorgeous ways for you to use chalkboards in your home!

DIY Wheat Crate Centerpiece


Hey Y’all! If you caught my Fall Home Tour a few weeks ago, I promised to be back with some tutorials to create a few of my fall home decor items that I featured in the tour. I have loved having our home all festive for these weeks of fall! Today, I am sharing how to create one of my absolute favorite diy projects ever…

Fall Home Tour

Fall Home Tour Collage

Hey Y’all! Welcome to the 3rd day of the Finding Home Fall Home Tour! If you are stopping by from My Sweet Savannah or from Finding Home, Trish and I welcome you to our little home in blogland,  Uncommon Designs. I am so excited to share this special post with you today! Truly, this is a moment that I have approached with butterflies like a

Painting a Leather Chair… Yes I did!

How to paint a leather chair with a few bottles of craft paint. This metallic silver chair was a cinch to do! Uncommon Designs

This post was written on behalf of DecoArt, Inc.  All opinions and craftiness are our own! Do you have any handed down furniture that you don’t want to get rid of, but you know something has to be done?  That was when I decided that painting a leather chair needed to happen… in a metallic silver!

Painted Outdoor Bench

Paint an Outdoor Bench in just a few easy steps with Americana Decor's Chalky Finish Paint by Uncommon Designs #chalkyfinish #decoartprojects @decoart @michaelsstores @homedepot @hobbylobby

This post was written on behalf of DecoArt.  All opinions and craftiness are our own!   Woo hoo!  Today I was able to complete a few projects around the house and it felt so good!  Do you ever have the feeling that your to-do list will never get done… me too!  Today, I decided to dive right in and tackle just one thing on my