3 Exciting Mason Jar Ideas You Just Have To Try

Ingenious mason jar projects you may have never even thought of!

By Leah Fried

Step 1: Fill jar 1/4 with Mod Podge

Make sure you don't pour beyond that

s 3 exciting mason jar ideas you just have to try, Step 1 Pour Mod Podge into jar so 1 4 full

Step 3: Mix until blended well

You must make sure that there are no streaks in the mixture

s 3 exciting mason jar ideas you just have to try, Step 3 Mix colors until they blend well

Step 4: Twist jar until inside is covered

Mixture should completely cover the inside of the jar

s 3 exciting mason jar ideas you just have to try, Step 4 Twist and turn your jar all over

Step 5: Place upside down onto a pan

Be aware that extra liquid will pour out

s 3 exciting mason jar ideas you just have to try, Step 5 Place upside down onto a pan

Step 6: Once dry, place jars on a baking tray

Let dry for approx. 4 hours or until Mod Podge has hardened

s 3 exciting mason jar ideas you just have to try, Step 6 Once dry place jars in a baking tray

Step 7: Bake in the oven for 45 mins at 250°

If your jars are still opaque, continue baking in increments of 10 minutes

s 3 exciting mason jar ideas you just have to try, Step 7 Bake in the oven for 45 mins at 250

Step 9: Use it for what ever you need!

You can use also as vases or even for your bathroom for accessories!

s 3 exciting mason jar ideas you just have to try, Step 9 Use it for what ever you need

Next: Mounted Mason Jar Spice Storage

Gather all those mason jars lying around that you haven't used

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Step 1: Separate the lids from seals

Organize your jars by separating all of the pieces

s 3 exciting mason jar ideas you just have to try

Step 2: Add hot glue to the lid

Hot glue the flat seals to the lid of the mason jars (Rob & Courtney M,

s 3 exciting mason jar ideas you just have to try, Step 1 Hot glue seals

Step 6: Start cooking!

You're new spice jars are waiting to be used!

s 3 exciting mason jar ideas you just have to try, Step 5 Start cooking

Next: Mason Jar Pineapple Luminaries

If you're a mason jar lover and also love pineapples - this one is for you

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Step 1: Cut tissue paper

Cut your tissue paper into small squares

s 3 exciting mason jar ideas you just have to try, Step 1 Cut tissue paper

Step 3: Paint the lids green

Apply a couple of coats of paint for an even color

s 3 exciting mason jar ideas you just have to try, Step 3 Paint lids

Step 4: Once dry, Paint 'v' shapes

Simply take a small paintbrush and draw little 'v' shapes in black sporadically across the jar

s 3 exciting mason jar ideas you just have to try, Step 4 Once dry Paint v shapes

Step 5: Cut a few felt leaves

Cut out several "leaf-like" shapes through both layers of felt in various sizes for the top of each pineapple jar

s 3 exciting mason jar ideas you just have to try, Step 5 Cut a few felt leaves

Step 6: Glue pipe cleaners to leaves

For each leaf there are now 2 sides. Take one side of each leaf and glue a pipe cleaner down the middle

s 3 exciting mason jar ideas you just have to try, Step 6 Glue pipe cleaners to leaves

Step 7: Glue leaves to jar lids

Gather your various leaves and arrange them in the way you want them to rest on top of your jar

s 3 exciting mason jar ideas you just have to try, Step 7 Glue leaves to jar lids

Step 8: Add tea lights

Now just turn on your tea light(s) and drop them in the jars

s 3 exciting mason jar ideas you just have to try, Step 8 Add tea lights

Step 10: Screw each lid onto the jar

You can place the jars as a table decor

s 3 exciting mason jar ideas you just have to try, Step 10 Screw each lid on top of the jars