Farmhouse Home: 12 Creative Ways to Use a Mason Jar


Because nothing says farmhouse like a simple mason jar – I’m sharing some of my favourite ways to use a mason jar…

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From storage all around the house to simple farmhouse inspired decorating, mason jars have long been a staple in our home.

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They’re inexpensive.

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You can buy them practically anywhere.

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And they’re about the most versatile thing ever!

There's no simpler way to welcome Spring than with some lovely flowers in mason jars! This simple Spring centerpiece is the perfect addition to any table!
 

The possibilities to put a simple mason jar to work are truly endless.


 

And so today, I thought I’d share a few of my favourite ways to use a mason jar

one. Do a bit of cooking

20 delicious mason jar recipes you won't be able to resist! www.makingitinthemountains.com
 
 
 

two. Store your matches

DIY Match Storage Mason Jar
 
 
 

three. Make some pretty magnets

DIY Mason Jar Lid Magnets
 
 
 

four. Create a rustic chandelier…

Vintage Rustic Mason Jar Chandelier
 
 
 

five. Throw a few flowers inside

5 simple mason jar flower arrangements perfect for your spring and summer decor!
 
 
 

six. Make some candles

Why buy expensive candles when you can make them instead? You'll never believe how simple it is to create your own pretty DIY candles for just a fraction of the cost!
 
 
 

seven. Plant something pretty

DIY Rustic Farmhouse Mason Jar Planter | www.makingitinthemountains.com
 
 
 

eight. Or maybe some herbs

DIY Mason Jar Herb Garden
 
 
 

nine. Craft a lantern

DIY Mason Jar Lantern
 
 
 

ten. Create some extra storage

DIY Storage Mason Jars
 
 
 

eleven. Whip up some soup mixes

Mason Jar Soup Mixes
 
 
 

twelve. Pack a little sewing kit

Mason Jar Sewing Kit
 
 
 
 
 

Besides the obvious food storage solutions, what’s your favourite way to use a mason jar?

Farmhouse Home: 12 Creative Ways to Use a Mason Jar
 
 
 

Just in case you’re feeling inspired to take on a few of these creative ideas, I’ve linked up some of my favourite mason jar finds below…

Wishing you SUCH a lovely day!
 
 

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8 thoughts on “Farmhouse Home: 12 Creative Ways to Use a Mason Jar

  1. I seriously can’t get over how versatile mason jars are! I especially love the little herb garden idea! It world be perfect for our apartment

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