40 Easy Things To Do With Mason Jars

It’s just amazing when you think about the things that you can make from a single item that you might have thrown away during the years as useless. The mason jar is one of those things that you probably have dozens of stashed away in your home without using them. But just because you don’t need them anymore for their original purpose doesn’t mean that you can’t make use of them. On the contrary, mason jars are a very popular platform for many DIY projects that do not require any specific skills and materials to craft by yourself. You can use them to craft all kinds of items, for example party decorations, storage, lights, home decor etc. There are just way too many things that you can craft from mason jars to list here so we’ll let you see them by yourself in the images below.

If you are still wondering why you should craft items by yourself instead of buying them from a store you probably haven’t got any free time and too much spare money in your pockets. Turning old and unused items with the help of DIY ideas into something that you can use again is good for many reasons such as cleaning out storage, saving money and improving your crafting skills.
In this collection of 40 Easy Things To Do With Mason Jars we are going to show you a solid amount of creative ideas that can inspire you with motivation to roll your sleeves up, dig up some old mason jars and start crafting. Enjoy!

Make an Oil Lamp

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Match Holder

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Fill with String Lights

Source treasure again’s Etsy shop.

Sewing Kit

Via: momtastic.com

Wall-Hung Bathroom Storage

Source: lizmarieblog.com

Wall Planters

Source: tipjunkie.com

Children’s Craft Storage

Source: housetohome.co.uk

Yarn Dispensers

Source: mysisterscottage.blogspot.com

Ribbon Dispensers

Source: mysisterscottage.blogspot.com

Pizza in a Jar

Via: 1finecookie.com

Magnetic Spice Rack Using Mini Mason Jars

Source: justcallmemissdiy.wordpress.com

Button Storage

Source: mysisterscottage.blogspot.com

Painted Vases

Via: littlemissmomma.com

Hanging Tea Light Holder

Source: greyceiling.files.wordpress.com

Candle Holders

Source: budgetwisehome.com

Source: emmalinebride.com

Cupcake in a Jar

Source: mycakies.blogspot.com

Make a Terrarium

Source: peggy

Store Salads for a Picnic or Quick Lunch

Source: mychiclife.com

Label with a Hot Glue Gun

Source: beyondbeyond.co.uk

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Use Them as Picture Frames

Source: designsponge.com

“Fireflies in a Jar” Night Lantern

Source: peggy

Make a Soap Dispenser

Source: theblissfullycontentlife.blogspot.com

Replace a Busted Blender Jar

Source: realsimple.com

S’mores in a Jar

Source: here

Create a Chandelier

Source: casasugar.com

Easy Place Settings

Source: indulgy.com

Single-Serving Pie in a Jar

Via: ourbestbites.com

Sippy Cup

Source: rebekahgough.blogspot.com

Update a Wall Sconce

Source: apartmenttherapy.com

Add a Salt Spout for Easy Pouring Capabilities

Source: dollarstorecrafts.com

Add a Cuppow to Turn Your Jar into a Travel Mug

Source: cuppow.com

Glue Jars Together to Create an Office Supply Organizer

Source: homemadesimple.com

Decorate with a Rope Container

Pre-Make Cocktails for a Party

Source: sixinthesuburbsblog.blogspot.com

Use a Stencil and Chalkboard Paint to Customize Mason Jars

Source: emmalinebride.com

Make a Table Lamp

Source: jonathanandannasblog.blogspot.com

Serve Oysters on Ice in Mini Mason Jars

Source: indulgy.com

Create a Snow Globe

Source: blog.modcloth.com

Make an Air Freshener

Source: indulgy.com

Make Overnight, No-Cook Refrigerator Oatmeal

Source: theyummylife.com

Make an Ice Cream Kit

Source: thekitchn.com

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Also check this 28 Amazing Uses For Old Pallets


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Author: Maja Markovski

Maja Markovski

A 35-year-old female architect with a passion for innovative, sustainable design. I blend creativity and functionality to transform spaces into beautiful, practical environments.


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