Dec 022015

10 Fun Mason Jar Christmas Craft Ideas

There’s some extra special about getting homemade gifts at the holidays, am I right?  They are both fun to make & give as gifts and to receive.  With the recent trend in mason jar crafts, I rounded up some pretty cool things to make and gift to your loved ones – or use for yourself.  Check them out:

1. Winter Luminaries Snowy Pinecone Candle

Winter Luminaries Snowy Pinecone Candle

2. Elf Mason Jar Gift for Christmas

Elf Mason Jar Gift for Christmas

3. Frosted Noel Mason Jars

Frosted Noel Mason Jars

4. Mason Jar Lid Gift Tags

Mason Jar Lid Gift Tags

5. Mason Jar Gift Containers

Mason Jar Gift Containers

6. Coconut Almond Granola Gift in a Jar

Coconut Almond Granola Gift in a Jar

7. 5 Mason Jar Lid Ornaments

5 Mason Jar Lid Ornaments

8. Glittery Santa’s Belly Jar

Glittery Santa Jar

9. Mason Jar Snowman

Mason Jar Snowman

10. Gingerbread House Kit

Gingerbread House Kit

Which one is your favorite?

  130 Responses to “10 Fun Mason Jar Christmas Craft Ideas”

  1. Love them all and not sure which I want to try first here!! 😉

  2. I love crafts that are easy to make and these fit the bill. I love the Pine Cone candle holder.

  3. Holy crap people have a ton of time. I wish I could be this crafty and cool. haha. I love the NOEL and Santa one

  4. Great post I love seeing loads of different activities to do each Christmas they will come in handy for when Blake is older. I really love the glitter Santa idea.

  5. These are so great! I have a case of Mason jars in the pantry and now I know exactly what to do to convert them into pure holiday awesomeness!

  6. I love the idea of a Gingerbread House Kit in a mason jar! It would be tons of fun to hand these out to my nieces and nephews and have a “building” party! I love how all the ingredients are right in the jar!

  7. I love the glittery Santa idea! These would be fun for teacher gifts. My son has 3 teachers now in his preschool. I need to get busy!

  8. I am so not a craft person…LOL…this is some great stuff right here….

  9. Those are all adorable! You found some really cute ones!

  10. I love the ones with cookie mixes in them. Great ideas for gifts.

  11. These are all so cute. I really love the glitter Santa Clause jar.

  12. I have a ton of mason jars – these are all great craft ideas!

  13. So freakin’ adorable! I’m feeling a crafty day in my future!!!

  14. I am seriously obsessed with mason jars right now. I have three on my table that I’m painting and after reading this post I think I need to make some of the Pinecone candle jars to line my steps for my next gathering. Great ideas!

  15. I love mason jars. A few years ago I made a fake snow globe for my parents with Isaak inside of it. There’s some great ideas on here.

  16. These are such cute craft ideas! Mason jars are seriously a crafters dream!

  17. Just bought a case of mason jars on black Friday. I knew I could do something with them. Thank you for the great ideas. Now I will just have to pick one!

  18. I’ve got to make that coconut almond granola jar. In fact, I’ve got to make several of them for gifts.

  19. I love all these ideas!! My favorite is either the frosted glasses or winter luminaries snowy pinecone candle! I have a few mason jars so this will be fun an easy to do!

  20. My favourite is the glitter Santa belly mason jar it is so cool!

  21. The snowman jar is for sure my favorite. I can’t resist its cuteness!

  22. How can you not love a good mason jar. 😀 Such cute ideas, especially those gift containers for sure

  23. It’s amazing how much you can do with a mason jar. I love all these ideas.

  24. Oh, those are all so very cute! I love mason jar crafts!

  25. Ooo. I cant wait for christmas! Not so creative and festive like these items, but i love the pinecone candle. Gotta try and recreate it.

  26. These are all great ideas. You can use mason jars for so many crafts.

  27. I love them all but I’d say it’s hands down the Gingerbread House Kit is my favorite

  28. Loving those lid ornaments! What a fun way to use those!

  29. The snowman is super cute. I wouldn’t mind making a few to add to my Christmas decorations.

  30. My little cousins would definitely love making a Glittery Santa’s Belly jar. I need to go out and get some mason jars.

  31. You have saved me!! I got an entire box of mason jars because my MIL is a big time salsa and jam maker and just moved away without getting her old ones back! I am definitely doing the gingerbread house one – that’s too cool.

  32. So cute! I love the Santa’s belly jar!

  33. I love the Santa Glitter jar!! That turned out so pretty, and the ornaments are really neat too.

  34. I’m loving the pine cone candle, the santa belly, and the gingerbread kit! Really cool ideas, thanks for sharing!

  35. I love the NOEL ones. So pretty, and the Santa belly is pretty stinkin’ cute. Great ideas!

  36. Oh your list makes me so happy its Christmas time. .. Wish I was crafty, out all me creative juices into cooking only but I still love looking and reading about all these little projects… thanks for making the world prettier.

  37. the jar lid ornaments. = totally my favorite one!

  38. Those are all so crafty and festive. I love using mason jars in DIY projects and I can’t wait to try your suggestions.

  39. Super cute. I really liked the pine cone jars. They look so wintry and could be used even after the holiday.

  40. I love that mason jar snowman! I have a bunch of mason jars that we got at a garage sale this summer, looks like it’s time to craft!

    • The Santa is my favorite, too! Mason jars can be so inexpensive nowadays, so this is a great DIY.

  41. I am slightly obsessed with mason jars, so this post was just for me! I love the Santa suit and the snowman.

  42. These are great crafts to do with Mason Jars. I have a few jars i want to make into Christmas candle holders. Thanks for the ideas.

  43. Mason Jars make great candle holders. I like the candy jar with the elf hat.

  44. I love these ideas. The ginger house kit is a great gift idea. I am going to do a few of these crafts this weekend.

  45. Although some may say that the mason jar craze has passed, I absolutely love them still! These are such cute ideas–will have to try them out with my boys all winter long!

  46. I love the gingerbread house kit. With the holiday parties around the corner I definitely will have to bookmark to come back. I have friends that collect mason jars for homemade jellies.

  47. Those are all truly neat ideas. I still haven’t gotten into the mason jar craze like most people but I do have a few in my kitchen.

  48. I have a ton of Mason Jars at my house to use. These are some great gift ideas!

  49. I love mason jar art especially around the holidays. Can’t wait to try some of these out.

  50. the frosted noel mason jars are so cute

  51. All your holiday crafts with mason jars look so fun and easy. I think my faves are the santa and the pinecone candle, both would be pretty table decorations.

  52. anything in a Mason jar looks good! this is my good to gift for teachers.

  53. I have some of these jars – can I send them over and you do them up for me? LOL Just kidding but I am so not a crafty person! These are really beautiful though.

  54. They are all so festive! I think my favorite is the Winter Luminaries Snowy Pinecone Candle!

  55. What a cute jars! its a fun gifts for my friends i bet they like this jars so much

  56. These are all such great ideas. I love mason jars and these are perfect for Christmas!

  57. The snowy pine cone one is definitely my favorite. Very classy.

  58. Oh how cute are these! I can’t wait to give these a try. I love the santa hat one.

  59. I love the mason jar lid ornaments! That’s a great craft to do with the kids!

  60. The pine cone candle and the noel mason jars would be my favorites. I love your ideas!

  61. Mason jars make the best crafts. These are all great ideas.

  62. These are all great ideas! I think my favorite has to be Santa’s glittery belly! So cute!

  63. These would be perfect this coming Christmas. I love all of these very creative.

  64. These are beautiful ideas! My sister used Mason Jars as decorations for her wedding so she has about 100 of them lying around. I am going to have to steal some and use them for these ideas!

  65. I love these great ideas. I have mason jars here that does not have lids so I love to make the Noel.

  66. I am trying to come up with a craft idea for my daycare kids. I love mason jar crafts so this has inspired me!

  67. I pinned this to my Christmas board. I’m going to be making some of those snowmen mason jars! Snowmen are my favorite holiday decorations!

  68. I normally just use the jar so I’ve got tons of kids lying around! Love that I can turn them into something adorable!

  69. These are all great! I love a good holiday craft this time of year. We are having so much fun with all of these ideas we are finding. Love this!

  70. I love how versatile mason jars are. I mean, you can drink out of them, cook in them, craft with them. Is there anything they can’t do?

  71. The Gingerbread House Kit would be my favorite. They will make perfect gift ideas. I love mason jars.

  72. They’re all nice and very creative, but I think I love the first one most of all. I’m going to make me one too.

  73. All of these look great to me.
    I plan on forwarding this information to my mom, who loves this type of stuff.

  74. These are such cute and fun crafty ideas! I would love to try out the Santa one for sure. i am not very crafty but am trying to become that way.

  75. Those are such great ideas for Christmas. I want to try making some of these.

  76. I love number 1 and number 5! There are so many great things you can do with simple mason jars 🙂

  77. WOW!! such fun and creative ideas. I am liking the frosted jar with the pine cone so pretty.

  78. There is a lot of things to do in the mason jar, This mason jar Christmas craft is so cool and beautiful.

  79. I really love how versatile mason jars can be! You can decorate with them, store food, and even cook with them!

  80. I love love love the Winter Luminaries Snowy Pinecone Candle one! So pretty! I’m going to add this to my craft list! Mason jars are so versatile!

  81. I love mason jars but find it hard to give them away. I want to hoard them all for myself 🙂

  82. I love mason jars and these crafts are super cute!! It’ll be hard to decide which ones to do

  83. Love the mason jar gifts. These are awesome. I USUALLY DO COOKIE MIX, LOVE THAT FIRST ONE – SO ADORABLE

  84. There seems to be so much you can do with Mason Jars, I really need to try and get crafty with them. x

  85. I just bought a flat of mason jars, so this is perfect timing. I love the NOEL idea. So pretty.

  86. These are really cute ideas, the Santa suit is my favorite. This would be a great gift for teachers.

  87. I love them all and you make it very difficult to pick one. I guess it would be Mason Jar Lid Ornaments. These would make cute gifts for co-workers.

  88. I love the look of plain ole mason jars but these adorable crafts take things to an entirely new level. I think the Glittery Santa’s Belly Jar is my favorite!

  89. I love these ideas.My favorite is the very first white jar with pinecones! Such cute ideas.

  90. Some really fun ideas. I think I like the Glittery Santa’s Belly Jar the best but it was hard to choose. My kids would have fun making most of those!

  91. The Santa mason jar is my favorite. So jolly and festive. I LOVE and collect mason jars.

  92. Love your mason jars! So creative! I wish I was as crafty as you are!

  93. So many unique ideas here. I don’t know which is my favorite!

  94. I think the mason jar Snowman is my favorite. It’s original and festive!

  95. The Mason Jar snowman is really awesome. I love snowmen!

  96. Great post! I always enjoy seeing how creative people can be with their own ideas and relatively simple, inexpensive supplies.

  97. That Santa mason jar is adorable! I might make those for gifts this year!

  98. These are great for the holidays. I love how versatile mason jars are. You can really do anything with them. I love the luminaries ideas with the pine cone.

  99. That Santa one is on my must do list, Robin. I just did a dog treat Mason jar and wish I did that up – so cute – thanks!

  100. Oh my those jars are beautiful! They’d be such great presents, and I simply love love the Winter Luminaries one!

  101. My favorite is the snowy pine one candle because it’s good for the whole season!

  102. I love all the ideas and creativity… I think I need to go to the craft store ASAP!

  103. You’ve got so many easy, great ideas here. I like the cutout for the granola. That’d be great to make for teachers this year.

  104. So many great ideas but my favourite is the gingerbread house one.
    Adding that to my list!

  105. Yesterday, I received a mason jar filled with holiday items that when simmered on the fire smells good. It had an orange, cranberries, cinnamon sticks, cloves, and rosemary. I love these ideas.

  106. I went to the store yesterday and looked at them but didn’t purchase any because I wasn’t sure what to do with them. Now looks like I need to go back tomorrow.

  107. Such clever ideas. Heaven knows I have more mason jars than a girl can can – now I know what else to do with them

  108. how cool! those are definitely some fun ideas. Thanks for sharing!

  109. All of these are SO cute! I love the idea of making a granola mix in a festive jar!

  110. I absolutely love Mason jars!!! These are fantastic ideas for the holidays! Have to try some of these 🙂

  111. These mason jars are so beautiful and perfect for the holidays. I am always amazed at how they can be used for so many things.

  112. I love mason jar crafts, but I can’t handle the ones that have glitter on them. I like the one with the trail mix and the tree cut-out.

  113. Such great ideas for mason jar crafts! I like the Santa suit and the Noel ones especially.

  114. These are all too cute! Now, I know what craft I’m going to work on this weekend. Thanks for the inspiration!

  115. SO many cute ideas but Santa’s Belt is my fave! I know what I’ll be doing this weekend!

  116. These are indeed great mason jar Christmas craft ideas. I love the snowman and the jar lid ornaments ideas. Thanks for sharing the craft ideas.

  117. These are really cute. I really like the first winter luminary…so pretty.

  118. Great ideas. The mason jar with the Santa belt is my favorite.

  119. What fabulous ideas. Especially the elf gift and the glittery santa.

  120. Those are awesome. The Coconut Almond Granola Gift in a Jar would make a great gift for my oldest step-daughter. I actually made a mason jar craft for a Christmas gift. It’s amazing what you can do with a mason jar.

  121. One so may cleaver ideas!!!! Mason jars can be so much fun to glam up!

  122. look at all those cute mason jars. I love it..especially the winter luminaries…

  123. Those are some awesome ideas! I love mason jar crafts!