Vintage Inspired Photo Display & Storage Box

square photo-transfer-medium-photo-display-and-storage-box

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

Spirit Ribbons Hair Bow Tutorial

spirit ribbons hair bow tutorial

My girls both love to cheer and tumble. In fact,  we had a cheer birthday party for my  oldest.  We decided to make bows for all of the guests… every good cheerleader needs a pretty bow… right?  So, here is a spirit ribbons hair bow tutorial so you guys can make one, too! Before we begin, I just had to tell you about the amazing I-top

Valentine Heart Pom Pom Necklace

DIY Pom Pom Heart Necklace... a cute and easy Valentine's craft. via #PomPom #ValentinesDay

 Today I am sharing one of my favorite Valentine’s Day projects… an adorable DIY heart pom pom necklace! I really do adore pom poms.  There is just something about them that screams fun!  Surprisingly, they are incredibly easy to make and even easier if you pick up a pom pom maker.

Make your Own Glitter Bobby Pins

glitter bobby pins

Make your Own Glitter Bobby Pins was submitted by Brenda Bird: From Me with Love Designs   Hey y’all!  Hope you are having a great weekend so far! Today, I am so excited to share a fun tutorial that involves one of my favorite crafting elements… glitter!  One of my favorite projects to date was my Glittered Fall Wreath.  I remember getting that box full

Duck Tape® Flowers… Perfect to be “Stuck at Prom”

duck tape flower

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Duck® Brand. All opinions are 100% mine. I have never been one to turn down a challenge, so when the Stuck at Prom® opportunity came to make something out of  Duck Tape® for prom season… I was totally in!   Duck Tape® Brand Tape comes in over 140 colors and prints these days and I knew that I wanted

How To Make a Jewelry Holder from a Thread Rack

Pink Jewelry Holder Thread Holder Uncommon 2011

I think I can…I think I can… This is the year that I get organized!  {or at least try!} This project is not original,hard, or time consuming…but it is one that I have promised my lovely daughter for some time!! As your little girls grow into pre-teens, the need for accessory storage grows as well! So, after much inspiration on pinterest, a little jewelry organization was

Thread Wrapped Bangle Bracelets


Today on the Tuesday Trade-Off is Jennifer from Delightfully Noted. Y’all are going to love the Thread Wrapped Bangle Bracelets that she will be sharing  with us today! Greetings Uncommon readers! My name is Jennifer and I’m the head hancho behind the Delightfully Noted blog, my little corner of the world where I get to share my passion for all things creative and everything delightfully

Rick Rack Rosette Ring…Really!!

Purple Wreath Rick Rack Ring 032

WOW!!! Now that is quite a tongue twister! When I saw this tutorial over at The Crafting Chicks, I instantly fell in love!! Soooooo….I had to make one for myself!! I used a medium rick rack in a subtle, goldenrod color. Perfect for fall!! I attached the adorable rosette to an antique brass ring blank. That’s it! So easy!! I followed their lovely tutorial and ended up

Reversible Messenger Bag Tutorial


 We are excited to introduce Jen from New Green Mama today! She has so many cute projects on her blog, like this Reversible Messenger Bag Tutorial that she is sharing with us today.  Hey there!! Thanks so much for inviting me to participate in Uncommon Design’s Tuesday Trade Off. I am so happy to be sharing my Reversible Messenger Bag Tutorial with you guys today. Enjoy!

Jersey Garland Necklace Tutorial


Have you seen the fabric covered beaded necklaces popping up out there? I love them! Here was one that really caught my eye by Ruche. I was shopping the clearance section of Wal-Mart yesterday and found a gorgeous peacock knit shirt and a set of beads to use to make one of my own. Here is how it turned out… I can’t wait to wear