Homemade Christmas Gifts with Mason Jars

December 8, 2018

Sarah Shelton

Sarah Shelton

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If you have a large family, or lots of friends to purchase gifts for this year, you may want to consider making some homemade gifts.

Homemade gifts are a great way to stay on budget and they also bring a personal, heartfelt touch to the recipient. Mason jars make a great budget friendly gift container and if you are like me, you already have a ton of them laying around the house. The sky is the limit with how creative you can be with stuffing your mason jars and turning them into gifts. They are also simple for children to put together.

There are traditional cookie and drink mix gifts in mason jars, but there are also more creative and unique ideas as well!

Here are some of our favorite ideas:

Tea Time in a Jar from The Gunny Sack

Pedicure in a Jar from The Gunny Sack

Christmas Potpourri in a Jar from Yellow Bliss Road – with printable gift tag

Create a Real Terrarium in a Jar tutorial from Better Homes and Gardens

Mason Jar Christmas Candles Easy DIY from The Frugal Girls

Homemade Hot Chocolate Mix from Love Grows Wild

Homemade Survival Kit in a Jar from DIYThrill

Make a Mason Jar Snow Globe Soap Pump from Creative Green Living

Car in a Jar Mason Jar Decoration from It All Started with Paint

DIY Peppermint Sugar Scrub from Happy Family Blog

Painted Mason Jar Pencil Holder Tutorial from The Frugal Girls

DIY Waterless Mason Jar Snow Globes from Tidy Mom

How to make fun {waterless} snow globes at TidyMom.net


Mason Jar Gifts for Kids:

Mason Jar Aquarium from Hello Wonderful

Snow Slime in a Mason Jar from No Time for Flashcards

Christmas Magic Play Dough in a Jar from KAStyles

Olaf Mason Jar Craft for Kids from Freebie Finding Mom

DIY Playdough Mix in a Jar from The Frugal Girls

Snowman in a Jar Playdough Kit from 123 Homeschool 4 Me

Snowman in a jar playdough kit - snowman playdough recipe plus this makes a super cute gift for a child or a fun kinds activities that a kid can make themselves.


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