DIY Snowflake Mug and Peppermint Hot Chocolate


DIY Snowflake Mug was written as a part of the DecoArt Core Blogging Team. All opinions and craftiness are our own.  Ok folks…ready or not, the cooler weather is on the way. Around our home, those chilly nights are the perfect time for snuggling up in your jammies and watching a good movie. What goes […]

Snowflake and Glitter Place Card Holders


Big plans for New Year’s Eve or New Year’s Day? We have a super simple and oh so elegant and sparkly accent for your party table! How can you go wrong with snow, snowflakes,  and glitter  at New Years! Let me show you these adorable Snowflake and Glitter Place Card Holders.. They are just perfect […]

DIY New Year’s Glittered Votives


Now that the Christmas season is concluding, we wanted to create something simple and elegant for the upcoming New Year’s holiday celebration.Our kiddos are finally old enough to stay up and welcome the New Year,but we do it family style, all together. But that does not mean we can’t be fancy and sparkly, right?!  So […]

5 Fast and Fabulous Gift Wrap Ideas


Hello readers of Uncommon Designs! It is Krista from The Happy Housie back again to share some Fast and Fab Last Minute Gift Wrapping Ideas for you to use this holiday season! If you are anything like me, you have a mountain of gift wrapping to do in the few days ahead before Christmas…. and […]

Fabric Angel Christmas Ornament


Hey Y’all! We decorated our tree the other night and my kids absolutely loved all the ornaments we put on our family tree. They just were amazed that I had saved all the sweet ornaments made by their little hands from preschool til now. Sigh.. I admit I got a wee bit emotional…sniff! By far […]

How To Make Faux Chalk Christmas Tags


Hey Y’all! We are excited to be participating in the 25 Days of Christmas series with sweet Cheryl from That’s What Che Said… There are so many great projects so far, and you will definitely want to follow along to catch all 25 Christmas projects! We are excited to share our Christmas project with you […]

DIY Christmas Drink Coasters


Hello Trish, Bonnie and Uncommon Designs Readers! Today is my final post as the Holiday Contributor at Uncommon Designs. It’s been such a thrill to visit with you all over the past few months and share some of my diy’s with you. It’s been a real honor to team up with Bonnie and Trish too!! […]

Snow Tipped and Stained Wooden Snowflake Ornaments


Disclosure: We are members of the DecoArt Core Blogging team and received compensation and supplies for this adorable project, but all opinions are 100% our own. Are you getting ready for the Christmas decorating to begin? We are in the midst of it all at my home. It helps to plan a Christmas party for […]

Christmas Wonderful Link Party


 Happy Saturday! Trish and I are getting into the holiday spirit this weekend and spending some precious time with our families. We are excited to be hosting a fun link party today with a bunch of other incredible bloggers. We have been a part of the Christmas Wonderful Series over at Design Dazzle and shared […]

DIY Pottery Barn Knockoff Holiday Peace Sign


Hello readers of Uncommon Designs!! It’s Krista from The Happy Housie back again and I am so excited to be here sharing this fabulous Knockoff Wooden PEACE Sign that is the perfect addition to your walls for the upcoming Christmas season. The moment I saw this sign on the Pottery Barn website I knew that […]

Garnet Hill Inspired Moss JOY Letters


The time has come…Christmas decorating! Don’t worry, I love Thanksgiving, so officially no decorations go up until after we celebrate giving thanks. I just could not wait to show you part of my plans for my southern front porch this year! I spied a beautiful decorated door in the pages of Garnet Hill and knew […]

Simple Tree Topped Mini Box Advent Calendar


 I know, I know, Thanksgiving is not even here yet….but…it is so late this year. I just had to go ahead and share my new, and simply adorable, Tree Topped Mini Box Advent Calendar… Isn’t it just fabulous! I an so looking forward to using this Advent Calendar this year. I was inspired to create […]

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 […]