T-Shirt Refashion

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Hey Y’all? Has the heat of late spring hit your area yet? We are having a warm May even for the south. Whew! I have an oldie but goodie for you today. This T-Shirt Refashion I did for my sweet girl a few years ago is still a favorite of hers, so I thought this was a great time to share the tutorial with our new

Operation Closet Organization

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Lace Trimmed Tshirt Refashion


 I have always enjoyed making my own clothes. Just ask my mom who, bless her heart, had to combine 2 patterns for my senior prom dress. She is the best! She taught me how to sew at a young age, and by high school I could whip out a skirt or shorts. I just love putting my personal touch on my clothes. So…let’s be super

No Sew Heart Mittens


Hello Uncommon Designs readers, my name is Rachel!  I blog at R & R Workshop and I’m so excited to be contributing on Uncommon Designs. I am a wife and mother to two cute kiddos ages 2 and 5.  Kids crafts are some of my favorite projects! Especially when its for my kids Today I am going to share how you can make No Sew Heart Mittens for

DIY Tie Dye Long Johns


So yesterday, we shared some Slumber Party Tips and Ideas and these sweet little DIY tie dye long johns were part of that… Aren’t they adorable! My little La La thought she was some kind of special in those tie dye long johns. So today, I am going to show you how I took an ordinary white thermal underwear top and really jazzed it up

Stenciled Hoodie Refashion… {From the Vault}

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 My daughter had been eyeing some embellished hoodies and the light bulb went off… stenciling!! What a perfect way to achieve a very unique and one of a kind look! Isn’t it precious! I used the Butterfly Bloom #3 Wall Art Stencil from Cutting Edge Stencils. I think it turned out incredible and she is thrilled! Supplies Needed for Stenciled Hoodie: 1. Hoodie { this one is

Lace Onesie Tutorial

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This week I needed to make a baby gift for someone and I wanted it to be feminine, beautiful, and super easy!  I decided to make a lace embellished onesie. It was based on our other lace shirt tutorial.  I love how it turned out and it was a cinch! Lace Onesie Tutorial You can’t beat easy and elegant, right?   *Trish

DIY Bleach Drum Set T-Shirt Tutorial…

Bleached Drum Set t-shirt tutorial Uncommon 2012

     And Party Everyday! My children are in love with music! My son started taking drums lessons a few months ago…he’s hooked! So here is the second part of the gift I made for his teacher!   Earlier this week I posted part one…Appliqued Drum Set Onesie!   See….I just could not leave out his precious son who became a big brother! The sweet gals over at

Appliqued Drum Set Onesie

Appliqued Onsie 2 Uncommon 2012

I Want To Rock ‘n Roll All Night… So, what do you make for the drum teacher when his wife has their first daughter…. Why an appliqued drum onesie of course!   Is this not the cutest thing eva!!?? I just love how it turned out! I simply found a drum set silhouette image online and re sized it to fit the onesie. I then made

Cutting Edge Stencils Review and Giveaway… { Stenciled Hoodie Tutorial }

How many of you have tried stenciling? I am a newbie and when Cutting Edge Stencils offered us an opportunity to try out one of their fabulous stencils, well, I took the plunge! They have so many beautiful stencils to choose from, in both craft and wall sizes!  I knew I wanted to do something a little different, and out of the box for stenciling. My