About Common Roots



Melanie Starr is the owner of Common Roots Mercantile, LLC. She has more than 20 years of wedding planning and catering experience having helped her mother with her business all throughout her childhood. She has always had a passion for events and has planned, decorated, and hosted for many family and friend’s wedding and events over the years. After retiring as a nurse, she decided to once again fill her love of wedding and event planning and decorating. She contracts family and friends to help run the business.

Melanie has 4 grown children, two grandchildren, has been married to her fire chief husband for almost 22 years. When she isn’t busy with the store she loves to travel and spend time at their Oklahoma property sitting on the back porch watching deer come into the back yard.


 We Are Growing

Common Roots Mercantile, LLC was created in the middle of the COVID pandemic. The family-owned business has grown through word of mouth, a lot of hard work and commitment to producing one-of-a-kind events and custom and personalized gifts.

We are tireless in staying abreast of the latest trends and are obsessed with creating customized wedding, events, gifts and merchandise for our clients.