As Chris mentioned a few weeks ago, mason jars have exploded (again?) onto the craft and DIY scenes. You can’t look anywhere without seeing some crazy new use for them! As it stands, we’re embracing the trend here at Curbly. To make things easy on you, here are 15 mason jar projects all in one place! Enjoy!
DIY candy-colored vases from mason jars by the clever girls at 100 Layer Cake.
DIY blue / faux-vintage mason jars (or create any color you’d like – see pendant lights below). Tutorial on Tatertots & Jello!
Romantic doily and burlap luminaries tutorial from Crafts by Amanda.
Pendant lights – learn how to color them yourself here then check out this video tutorial from MegRuth to see how to turn them into actual lights – OR – buy the ones pictured from Etsy seller Boots n Gus.
Forget plastic cups and Sharpies, make cute mason jar mugs for your next party! Idea and how-to on Hostess With The Mostess.
Hand-embroidered soup in a jar may be the ultimate get-well-soon gift! Check out the how-to on Make and Takes.
Phew! We’ve only shared 15 ideas, but there are so many more possibilities! Have you seen or tried any other mason jar projects? Share your thoughts in the comments!
P.S. I almost forgot this tutorial for turning a mason jar into a soap dispenser!
P.P.S. On a related note, have you heard of the 365 Jars Project? Bristol, UK artist Kirsty Hall creates a new “art jar” each day and then releases them into the wild for people to find and keep!