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 … {...Click Here to Read More...}

Easy Italian Casserole

Easy Italian Casserole Recipe. A simple recipe for those busy school nights! ~ Uncommon Designs

This is a casserole I came up with when I needed something quick and easy that kids and adults would both enjoy. It's a quick week night meal. You can make Easy Italian Casserole ahead of time or at the last minute. It takes just a few more minutes than it takes to boil and cook pasta. … {...Click Here to Read More...}

Skull and Crossbones Tote Bag

Make your own skull and crossbones tote bag for trick or treating this Halloween! ~ Uncommon Designs

Skull and Crossbones Tote Bag was written as a part of the DecoArt Core Blogging Team.  All opinions and craftiness are our own!  With two girls, I am almost always doing girly crafts.  Don't get me wrong, I love them, but today I was able to make a fun boy craft!  I made  a skull and crossbones … {...Click Here to Read More...}

How to Organize Sprinkles

Learn how to organize sprinkles and get that pantry in order! via Uncommon Designs

How to Organize Sprinkles Hello, it's Malia from Yesterday on Tuesday. I'm so happy to be here at Uncommon Designs, sharing a fun tutorial. If you enjoy baking, you may have amassed a collection of sprinkles (like me). When I use the word "sprinkles," I mean anything that can be sprinkled on a … {...Click Here to Read More...}

10 Creative Halloween Crafts and Treats | Monday Funday


Happy Sunday friends! We are thrilled that you have stopped by Uncommon Designs. If you are new here, each Sunday night we host the Monday Funday Link Party with 7 of our blogging buds! It is a chance to see the latest and best projects from the blogging community and also share your own! This week … {...Click Here to Read More...}

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: … {...Click Here to Read More...}

Easy Greek Goddess Costume

Make a Simple Greek Goddess Costume. This is such a beautiful handmade Halloween costume and can be made in no time! Uncommon Designs

Did your mama make your Halloween costumes when you were little?  I have been making my own since I was a tiny thing and I am so glad that I have been able to do so for my girls!  Today, I am going to show you how to make a simple and elegant Handmade Greek Goddess Costume! … {...Click Here to Read More...}

Mediterranean Layer Dip Recipe

This recipe for layered Mediterranean dip is one you'll make over and over again! by Uncommon Designs

Hi Uncommon Designs readers! My name is Shannah and I am the creative force behind the blog Just Us Four. I am so excited to be here today to share one of my absolute favorite party dips with you. With football season in full swing and lots of fun holiday parties coming up, this recipe for … {...Click Here to Read More...}

Halloween Cloche Decorating

Make a gorgeous Halloween cloche with a few basic crafting supplies! with Uncommon Designs

Halloween Cloche Decorating  is part of our design team work with Make It Fun  crafts.  All opinions and craftiness are our own! Did you hear?  It is officially late enough to start your Halloween decorating.  Well... that is if you call my opinion  official.  Ha!  Today I am sharing how I … {...Click Here to Read More...}

Fall Into Cash Giveaway

Fall Into Cash Blog Button

Ok, who is ready to tackle some home improvement projects? Or maybe get a jump on some holiday shopping? Well, we have teamed up with some amazing bloggers to help ya out this fall. We know that this time of the year, things can get a bit tight in the finances...with back to school shopping, sports … {...Click Here to Read More...}

Hamburger Stew … An Easy Weeknight Dinner

Easy Weeknight Dinner Recipe... Hamburger Stew! Uncommon Designs

Hi everyone! My name is Angela and I’m excited to be a food contributor here at Uncommon Designs. I blog at Handmade in the Heartland, whereI share recipes , craft and DIY home decor projects, parenting tips, lots of dessert recipes and the occasional fashion post.  I’d love for you to stop by the … {...Click Here to Read More...}

5 Fantastic DIY Makeovers and Fall Recipes | Monday Funday


Welcome to Uncommon Designs and the weekly Monday Funday 8 Blog Link Party! We are so happy to have you join us. This past week here on Uncommon Designs was a busy one. The highlight of our week was being a part of the Finding Fall Home Tour series. If you missed my home tour, you can catch it … {...Click Here to Read More...}

Paper Bag Utensil Holders

Make these simple and adorable paper bag utensil holders for your next party! They are not only so adorable, but won't break the bank! Uncommon Designs

Hi everyone!  It's Kristy from The Life and Times.  I am so excited to be a Fall Parties Contributor for Uncommon Designs! One of my favorite things to do is to throw a party!  Today, I'm going to share with you a super easy idea on how to display your utensils and napkins.  I used these paper bag … {...Click Here to Read More...}

So Thankful for Good Friends

Thankful for Good Friends with Uncommon Designs

Hey y'all!  Can I tell you something?  I am so thankful for good friends. … {...Click Here to Read More...}

Pear Cake Tatin Recipe

Pear Cake "Tatin"... the perfect fall recipe! Uncommon Designs

Hey there! I'm Laura from Inspiration for Moms and I am so thrilled to be a new Food Contributor here at Uncommon Designs. I absolutely love to talk food and today I'm sharing with you a fall cake that is not only beautiful in presentation, it tastes amazing and it's a cinch to make. I'm all about … {...Click Here to Read More...}

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 … {...Click Here to Read More...}

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! … {...Click Here to Read More...}

10 Simple Fall Decorating Ideas |Monday Funday


Sunday night means one thing here at Uncommon Designs... the Monday Funday Party. We are so excited to have you stop by and join the fun. Each week we love having everyone stop by, link up, and hop around looking at some amazing new projects, ideas, and recipes. We have a bit of exciting news too. … {...Click Here to Read More...}

Pumpkin Cheesecake Swirled Brownies

Pumpkin Swirl Brownies are the Perfect Fall Treat! Such a delicious brownie recipe for this time of year! Uncommon Designs

Hi Friends! I'm Mallory from Chocolate With Grace and I'm thrilled to be able to share several recipes with you over the next several months. I am a bit newer to blogging, but have always loved creating things in my kitchen, especially delicious treats to share with others. It's stress relief to me. … {...Click Here to Read More...}