Design Journal

Union Jack Flag painted mannequin

How To: Paint a Union Jack Flag on a Mannequin

 Feeling a little crafty and ready for a challenge?  This Union Jack flag mannequin is the perfect DIY for you.  Bound to be a statement piece and ...
Inspiration Sketch of Master Bedroom Sconce for HGTV Smart Home 2019

HGTV Smart Home - Master Bedroom Lighting

Hey guys!  We're back again with the second and final blog post about the HGTV Smart Home. Not only did we do the grand light fixture in the great ...
Great Room gothic chandelier for HGTV Smart Home 2019

HGTV Smart Home 2019 - Lighting

You guys!! We have HUGE news. Really huge news. We made it on TV. Like the real deal TV too. Well, actually Uncommon Lighting made it on.   We’re sure you’ve seen the promos for the 2019 HGTV Smart Home. Anything familiar you see in any of the rooms? We sure hope so! 
Cast concrete classic round urn

How To Create A French Country-Inspired Garden

As summer starts to slowly creep in it's time to unearth our backyards and claim our outdoor spaces.  We have the perfect collection of outdoor pottery, benches, and fountains to fill your space.
Yellow settee from Veranda magazine 2019 issue.

Veranda Design Inspiration

   Who's ready for warmer weather and longer days full of sunshine?  We are!  The warmer weather has shown up in Dallas which means it's a great t...
Faux bois mushroom with moss

Spring Style

   Hello lovelies and hello spring!  We hope everyone's year started off great.  It's been a while since we've talked.  We just wanted to pop in...
Holly Berry wreath with 2018 gift guide written inside

2018 Holiday Gift Guide

Happy Holidays friends!  We hope you spend this year surrounded by friends and family.  And to make it a little easier on you we put together a lit...
Traditional Home European inspired Kitchen

How to Incorporate the European Farmhouse look into your Home!

Traditional Home recently shared a gorgeous kitchen on their website.  Take a peak at the kitchen below.               Isn't it gorgeous??  We lov...
Sneak Peak of Garden Container + Ways to Spruce up Your Outdoor Space

Sneak Peak of Garden Container + Ways to Spruce up Your Outdoor Space

In the lovely state of Texas, summer comes in full force by May and lasts till October.  It's the perfect season to be outside by the pool and gril...
Cartoon Airplane with Banner that says "New container from Europe coming very soon!"

Sneak Peak of New Furniture Container Coming Very Soon!

You guys!   A 20' container has made its way to Houston and will soon be heading this direction!  YAY!  We're hoping it makes it sometime this w...
European farmhouse inspired kitchen with industrial pendant lights above kitchen island

We are loving this article from Houzz about the new 2018 design trends!

We love this article that talks about all of the design trends coming up in 2018!  What's even better is one of the items thats trending is one that we have plenty of.  Check it out!
Holiday place setting ideas with fancy plates, wine glass, coaster, holly and pine spring, and an interactive place mat

How to Set an Uncommon Style Place Setting!

Happy Thanksgiving!           With the holidays fast approaching we decided to create a few great and easy ideas on how to set the perfect place s...