Fall Wheat and Burlap Wreath


 Hey friends! If you are a regular visitor here at Uncommon Designs, then you will know that I used a theme of wheat in my fall decor this year. My Fall Home Tour had quite a few projects throughout our home that included wheat. So, what goes better with fall and wheat than a wreath and … {...Click Here to Read More...}

Pumpkin Spice Sugar Scrub

Learn how to make a Pumpkin Spice Sugar Scrub with a Free Printable Tag by Uncommon Designs

This Pumpkin Spice Sugar Scrub is perfect for the Fall season! Use this scrub to pamper yourself or for a hostess gift. The holidays are coming up soon and this would be perfect for a Christmas gift. … {...Click Here to Read More...}

7 Fall Decor Ideas and 7 Halloween Treats | Monday Funday


Oh how I love fall! This weekend we have had our first taste of crisp, chilly evenings and mornings. The leaves are just beginning to get a touch of color, so happy to see and feel these changes! This week on Uncommon Designs, we have had both Halloween and Fall projects. If you like to BOO your … {...Click Here to Read More...}

Minion American Girl Doll Halloween Costume

DIY Minion American Girl Halloween Costume via Uncommon Designs #doll crafts

Today I have a very special guest poster... my ten-year old daugter, Ann.  She is sharing her DIY American Girl Doll Halloween Costume!  The apple doesn't fall far from the tree and we are always up to something creative in our house. Take it away Ann! … {...Click Here to Read More...}

Halloween Candy Wreath

This year I am going to Boo! my neighbor with a super easy Halloween Candy Wreath! ~ Uncommon Designs

Hey y'all!  I am so excited to be sharing even more crafty Halloween fun.  Today I am talking two of my favorite things... Halloween and Candy!  I have whipped up the cutest (and yummiest) Halloween Candy Wreath! … {...Click Here to Read More...}

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

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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...}