Mason jars live on in the design world. They certainly have some years where they’re more popular then others. But they’re everywhere and for good reason. Every day we see even more brilliant ideas for using them. If they become the longest lasting event décor item of all time, we won’t be surprised.
Durable and versatile, rustic yet sophisticated, mason jars have earned our love here at Eventsage. We’d even get mason jar bumper stickers.
Here’s our many uses of mason jars that we’ll be exploring in 2015
Use different layers of colours to make your creation really pop. This just says ‘delicious’ all over it.
Grab Mason jars of all different sizes for different dessert portions. Want an easy and delicious crust? Find some cookies and have fun with a rolling pin.
3. Personal Glass
There are no easier party glasses than Mason jars. For a simple giveaway, send each guest home with this easy homemade hot chocolate mix in their jars.
Need a centrepiece for your dinner party? This is it. Pop candles in some Mason jars, wrap a ribbon or tie raffia around each of them, and consider your job done!
Grab fairy lights. Put them in your mason jar. Close your mason jar. Instant lighting luxury!
6. Tiki Torches
Maybe you’re going for the Survivor look. Maybe you just feel like some Tiki in your life. Here’s a secret: mason jars become DIY tiki torches in 5 minutes.
Nothing says special like a raspberry lemonade cocktail in a Mason jar. Make sure to muddle your raspberries and don’t forget a cookie stick for dramatic visual appeal.
Beautiful and only 50 calories. Pass us a frappuccino right now. Did we mention this takes only 2 minutes to whip up?
Easy dinner ideas are great. Healthy and local? Even better. Absolutely gorgeous when served in a mason jar? Slam dunk!
Chili and cornbread is yum. Put them in a mason jar and top with sour cream, making them perfect for walking around with in your hand at an outdoor dinner party. We know what we’re making tonight.
Want to make a bold statement? Paint them!
Decorating can be easy on the pocketbook and a ton of fun. The key is to know your theme – figure out what kind of vibe you want to create and try variations of the ideas on this list.