Shelly L Nemeth
Shelly L Nemeth
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  • Gilbert, AZ

How to Make Dollar Store Apothecary Jars

6 Materials
$10
1 Hour
Easy

I put together these dollar store apothecary jars. They are super easy, so check out how I made them, you'll be able to make them as well!

how to make dollar store apothecary jars

I picked up a BBQ rack from the dollar store, along with some magnetic canisters.

how to make dollar store apothecary jars

Start off by rolling the screen into a tube. You'll want it to fit into the canister lid.

how to make dollar store apothecary jars

You'll then want to cut the tube in half using wire cutters, so you'll have two!

how to make dollar store apothecary jars


how to make dollar store apothecary jars

Next, pinch down the tops to level out the wire.

how to make dollar store apothecary jars

Next add the lid to the top of the tube.

how to make dollar store apothecary jars

Next, spray the two candlesticks with antique pewter spray paint. Then let them dry.

how to make dollar store apothecary jars

Peel the label off of the magnetic tin.

how to make dollar store apothecary jars

Put some glue on the top of the candle stick.

how to make dollar store apothecary jars

And then glue the tube onto the top of the candle stick.

how to make dollar store apothecary jars

I then glued some pretty glass knobs to the top of the lids.

how to make dollar store apothecary jars

Here they are all finished!

how to make dollar store apothecary jars

You can add battery operated candles and some ribbon for some nice detail.

how to make dollar store apothecary jars

I love the way they came out!

how to make dollar store apothecary jars

For under $10, I am super happy with the result.

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  • Lisa West
    on Sep 17, 2019

    This is so cute. I was j ih st thinking how adorable these would look for Halloween with little skeletons in them or autumn leaves with led lights. Just some thoughts going through me head for different season and holidays. Snowflakes etc. I will def do this. Thank you for the idea.

  • Rhonda Reuter Wright
    on Sep 18, 2019

    I’m definitely going to try this. I didn’t read the whole article yet but where did the knobs come from. They are, in my opinion, is what really makes the difference

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