Mason jars are so trendy right now . . . one visit to Pinterest and you can see what I’m talking about. It’s funny because mason jars remind me of my mother canning when I was little – so it’s taken me some time to think of them as a craft supply! Now that I’ve made the mental shift, I love how readily available they are, how budget friendly they are and how easy they are to decorate. So if you haven’t gotten into mason jar crafts yet, it’s time, don’t you think? Here are 12 crafts to get you inspired – from simple to more complex. Just click through the slideshow!
I love that you can change the display in the center of this mason jar lamp depending on the season.
Crystal used crushed seashells and decoupage medium to make this beautiful vase.
This amazing chandelier uses mason jars and tealights to make a statement.
Embellish mason jars with fabric and Mod Podge to make a fun and festive fall gift.
This gorgeous display is perfect for a wedding, party, or just to enjoy inside your home.
Keep all those bathroom supplies off of the counter with this cool wall organizer.
Pick your favorite shade of metallic spray paint and turn your mason jars into beautiful vases.
For instant decor, choose one of these three ways to paint your mason jar – each just takes a few minutes.
Mini mason jars are perfect for turning into pin cushions – which are usedful and also provide storage below.
This method is an awesome way to grow herbs – you could also use it for beautiful wall sconces.
Drill into the lid and add a soap dispenser to give a mason jar a great new purpose.
These painted mason jars are themed just for a teacher – a pencil, ruler and chalkboard.