Patriotic Flag Mason Jar Lanterns

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Nothing says  summer is here more than evenings outside enjoying the warmth and breezes with family and friends. For your Fourth of July celebrations, these adorable and simple American Flag Mason Jar Lanterns are a perfect way to add a subtle glow and patriotic touch to your porch and party. Patriotic Flag Mason Jar Lanterns I made these quite a few years ago and they

DIY Faux Rattan Beverage Coozies

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These DIY Faux Rattan Beverage Coozies are one of my favorite projects. They add both a bit of nostalgia and warmth to our outdoor dining and entertaining. I know how much our readers love a simple and quick project and this one is just that. Read on to learn how to create your own… I am a girl born in the 70’s. Yep…bell bottoms and

Make a Skirted Craft Table

Make a raised and skirted craft table with Uncommon Designs. Hide all of your junk and craft supplies with style!

It is no secret that I love DecoArt’s Americana Decor Chalky Finish paint.  It is one of my go-to craft supplies and today, with DecoArt, I am going to show you how I transformed an old kitchen table into a gorgeous raised and skirted craft table!

10 Handmade Mother’s Day Gifts

Handmade Mother's Day Gift Ideas that anyone can make by Uncommon Designs

Hey y’all!  Mother’s Day will be here in just a few short weeks and we thought we’d share a few handmade Mother’s Day gift ideas.   My favorite thing about all of these gift ideas for Mom is that they are SO simple, but look like you spent a ton of time making them.  Such a great thing during this busy time of year.  Let’s

How To Make Chalkboard Clipboards

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Hey Y’all!  I am excited to be here today to share these fun Chalkboard Clipboards with you and how you can make some for your home too. In our house, we lose things all the time. I have a preteen and teen and needless to say, things seem to walk away which means missing some important dates and deadlines at times. Well, this fun diy

5 Tips for Sewing Curtains

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5 Tips for Sewing Curtains  is sponsored by Zazzle.  All opinions and craftiness are our own.  Hey friends! Today I am sharing a project that has been on my to-do list for far too long.  I have been sewing up a storm and have made some curtains for my daughter’s room.  I thought I’d share some tips for sewing curtains with you!  We are also

Painted Wooden Corbel Bookends

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We are proud to be a part of the DecoArt Core Blogging Team. We were given product and compensation but all craftiness and opinions are 100% our own. Sometimes a craft project is inspired by a memory from your childhood. For me, my grandparent’s house held a lot of incredible memories. The big band music that was always playing on a turntable, her in the

Christmas Greenery Snowflake

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Thank you Yahoo! for sponsoring this post. While this was a sponsored opportunity from Yahoo!, all content and opinions expressed here are my own. #YahooDiy Snow….I have a love/hate relationship with it. I LOVE it {for a limited amount of time}, and HATE that we do not get more of it here in South Carolina. When we do get the white stuff here, it is

Simple Holly Christmas Ornament

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Simple Holly Christmas Ornament was written as a part of the DecoArt Core Blogging Team. All opinions and craftiness are our own.  I admit it…I am all about traditions. I love the things that bring a surge of memories to me during the holidays. We have traditions in our home, and every now and then add a few new ones. To me, holly greenery is one of

Vintage Stripe Aged Galvanized Buckets

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I am proud to be a 3M, Behr®, and Wooster® – sponsored blogger, and, as part of my responsibilities, I get the opportunity to evaluate products. Opinions are my own and additional product used in the project were selected by me. Hey Y’all! I adore this time of the year, and nothing makes me happier than a bit of DIY craftiness to celebrate the season.