Summer is here and you know what that means: it’s time for awesome DIY summer mason jar ideas! Whether you use them as a vase or for organization, here are a few easy ways to use mason jars in your next DIY project.
Summer Mason Jar Ideas: Craft Projects
Learn How To Dye Them Blue
Love the look of blue vintage mason jars but can’t find them available for purchase? You can make your own with this tutorial from Sand Between My Piggies. And guess what? It’s way easier than you might think!
You can turn mason jar lids into coasters in no time at all. All you need some fabric, tacky glue, and some cork. More Like Grace has the full tutorial.
Welcome the people that you love into your home with this easy tutorial for a DIY welcome sign. I truly think that this would look amazing as a wall hanging. Find out how to make it yourself with this tutorial.
Summer Mason Jar Ideas: Decor
Light up your bathroom and make it look a little more farmhouse friendly with this easy tutorial for a vanity light made out of mason jars. All you really have to do is find the correct set of hardware and Bless’er House will walk you through the entire thing.
Keep your bathroom countertops clean and organized by creating a little organization system out of old mason jars. All you need is a bit of chalk paint and you can finally have somewhere convenient to stash your cotton swaps, q-tips, and whatever else! See how they did it here.
Summer Mason Jar Ideas: Centerpieces
If you have a large table to create a centerpiece for, I recommend going with this centerpiece from Etsy. If you want to make it at home, you’ll need a large box that fits the mason jars and plenty of paint! You could even add a few tea candles into your mason jars to create a soft glow in your home.
If you’re looking for something a bit simpler, you really cannot go wrong with filling a few mason jars with a bouquet of fresh flowers. Display the mason jar vases on a wood slice for added effect and don’t forget to enjoy what you have made!
Summer Mason Jar Ideas: 4th Of July
American Flag Mason Jars
Use red, white, and blue acrylic paint to create an American flag display on your mason jars. Though you can paint them freehand, I recommend using tape to create a stencil to follow. Use these adorable mason jars as storage for utensils or napkins during your 4th of July barbecue this year.
American Flag Candle Holders
Cut a few small stars out of a red bandanna and use Mod Podge to secure it to the mason jar. Once you have your jars covered, fill the bottoms with a bit of sand, and tuck a candle inside. Pretty easy right? Full tutorial here.