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

Quick and Easy Monogrammed Bag Tags

Personalize any cooler or bag with these quick and easy DIY Monogrammed Bag Tags!

Hey y’all! I am back today with another amazing project using  DecoArt’s Americana line of paint as part of their core blogging team.   I have been a busy little bee making all sorts of handmade gifts over the last week… birthday gifts, teacher gifts, party favors… you name it!  I needed something fabulous to personalize them and  these quick and easy monogrammed bag tags

How to Customize Cornhole Boards

How to Customize a Cornhole Board #FrogTape #ad

This post brought to you by FrogTape Brand Painter’s Tape. All opinions are 100% mine. Does your family love to play outdoor games?  We have had our eye on a new cornhole set for a while, but just couldn’t find one that we were in love with.  I knew I wanted stripes, but I couldn’t find the perfect set for us. When I saw a

Kids Piano Makeover

Kids Piano Makeover via

Hello Uncommon Design Readers! I’m Rachel from R & R Workshop and I’m glad to be back today to share  project! I have 3 sisters and when we were kids we had a little piano. I still remember playing it and wish we would have saved it. So I have been on the lookout for a piano for my kids. I am so excited to

DIY Silhouette Cake Toppers

DIY Silhouette Wedding Cake Toppers #wedding #diywedding #handmadewedding

I’m so honored to be here at Uncommon Designs! My name is Megan and I blog over at Megan Brooke Handmade. I recently got married and had a blast planning my wedding. You can see pictures from our rustic outdoor farm wedding here and here. When it came to planning my wedding, it was important for me to stick to my budget and make or

Burned Wood Christmas Ornaments


I absolutely love this time of year! Even when Mother Nature gets confused and sends SNOW to South Carolina in November! Yep, you read that right! My kids were thrilled at the hope of no school…keep dreaming my loves! Anyway, ironically my project today involves snowflakes…seriously can not make that stuff up!  So today I have a special craft project for you. See, my daddy

How To Make Beaded Napkin Rings


Hello Uncommon Design readers! Today I have a Christmas Holiday DIY to share with you – these were so much fun to make, I hope you’ll make some too! When it comes to creating an inviting and beautiful dining environment for my family and guests, one of the first things I add to my table are napkins with decorative napkin rings! It’s the icing on

Fabric and Felt DIY Fall Wreath


Hey Y’all! I hope each of you that went trick-or-treating last night had an awesome time! Our house was a little under the weather, so my sweet daughter had candy duties { and loved every minute of it! }. Earlier this week, I shared a little sneak peek on Instagram of my Fabric and Felt DIY Fall Wreath… I am so in love with how

DIY Mod Podge Botanical Pumpkins


I am a nature girl. I grew up in the middle of nowhere, and loved it. We had no cable, pizza delivery, or even stores. We had to “go to town” for everything. I grew up loving  fall in the country, beautiful colors and crisp air. So when I saw some pretty incredible DIY botanical pumpkins in Country Living Magazine, I knew I had to create my own

DIY Doily Flower Votive Holder


  Spring is in full swing here in the south. We are loving all the signs of spring…chirping birds, buds on trees, flowers poking through the ground. In celebration of spring, we created this adorable little DIY Doily Flower Votive Holder… Is that not the cutest little thing! Pair it with our Burlap Covered Vase and you have a gorgeous tablescape. It was really simple