A Vintage Inspired Easter Pail

Filled Easter Galvanized Bucket

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser, MARS Incorporated. All opinions are mine alone. #SweeterEaster #CollectiveBias Easter is my favorite holiday for gifting. I think I love it most, because it is mostly about chocolate and the expectations are not so high. There are no gift lists and things for every member of the family, teachers and throw in friends

Easy Holiday Cookies for Santa

Get the kids in on the fun of creating a easy holiday cookies for Santa. Paired with delicious hot chocolate and this adorable downloadable placemat you are ready for Santa in an instant! See more on http://www.uncommondesignsonline.com/ #ChristmasCookies #Christmas #NewforSanta #ad

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #newforsanta #CollectiveBias You are in for a treat today of Easy Holiday Cookies for Santa! You guys know that I love preparing for Santa Clause to come with my girls. There is just something so special about creating something just for Santa to enjoy while he visits  my girls.

Love Your Curls with Dove Hair


This post is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group® and Dove Hair, but all my opinions are my own. #pmedia #LoveYourCurls #pmgdove http://my-disclosur.es/OBsstV Curls!! Beautiful, unique curls! The day I gave birth to my now 16 year old daughter I secretly hoped for red curly hair, but alas she ended up with her daddy’s hair. All my life I

Announcing Our Contributor Team!


Hey Y’all!  Trish and I are just busting at the seams to let you in on a little secret…our contributor team! We just adore all these gals { they are incredibly talented }, and know that our readers will absolutely love them as well. Over the next few months, they each will be sharing some fun, yummy, beautiful projects with you. Make sure and visit

Holiday Contributor… We Want You!

holiday contributor

Hey y’all!  Hope you are having a marvelous week! Bonnie and I have some exciting news to share… The holidays will be here before we know it and we are adding on to our team here at Uncommon Designs.  We are looking for someone to become one of our holiday contributors!! During the months of September, October, November, and December, we need someone who is

12 St. Patrick’s Day DIY Ideas


Now that Valentine’s Day has come and gone, St. Patrick’s Day is right around the corner. We collected a dozen sweet St.Patrick’s Day DIY Ideas from this past week’s Monday Funday Link  Party… There is so much creativity at Monday Funday each week! If you have never joined us, we would love to have you! Here are 12 St.Patrick’s Day Ideas for you… Smart School

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circle of Moms

Hey y’all! Bonnie and I were so excited to receive an email this week letting us know that we had been nominated for Circle of Mom’s Top 25 Creative Moms for 2013!! Circle of Moms is an incredible online community that helps Mom’s connect with each other and to their families.  They are a fabulous resource for all things Mom.  We are just so honored

Socks for Sandy…a time to help


Normally, each Monday morning  you will find a new tutorial here at Uncommon Designs, but not today. So many were affected by Hurricane Sandy, and we wanted to take some time to share with you all something that we are involved in… You know that feeling you get when your feet are cold and slip on a pair of warm socks? Or you can warm

Holiday Advertising Special…

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The Holiday Season is right around the corner! We would love for you to join us as a sponsor during the entire Holiday Season!  We are offereing our 3 month sidebar button sponsorship for $50! Limited number of spots available. Use code : UNCOMMON2012 All of our advertising is through passionfruit ads. Visit our advertising page to see our stats and purchase your advertising!  We

Sponsor Spotlight: Feeding My Temple

Bonnie and I  are so excited to introduce you to Allison, one of our newest sponsors…. Feeding My Temple   I’m Allison. Born and raised in Oklahoma, married to my best friend, and mom to the light of my life. I am a full time working mom, Beachbody Fitness Coach, and social media addict. I am attending the Institute of Integrative Nutrition with emphasis on  Holistic