47 Magical Ways to Use Mason Jars This Christmas

Because it's not a country Christmas without a few Mason jar crafts.

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These festive ideas will fulfill all your Christmas decorating and gifting needs. Plus, check out our best homemade food gifts and DIY holiday presents for more inspiration!

What you'll need: Mason jars ($18 for 12-pack, )

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mason jar christmas crafts cocktail kits
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Wintertime Cocktail Kits

We have a feeling all the grown-ups will be in the holiday spirit in no time with these boozy kits. Bonus: They're the perfect stocking stuffers or a party favors.

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Floating Yuletide Candles

Make a few of these beauties for your mantel, or craft a fleet to display in your holiday tablescape. You'll find endless ways to showcase these tea lights.

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mason jar christmas crafts vases
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Holiday Vases

While this sparkling set up feels festive for Christmas celebrations, you can also make it work for New Year's parties by simply swapping out the red and green stems for something more neutral.

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mason jar christmas crafts cookie mix
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Peppermint Bark Cookie Mix

Give your friends and family everything they need to bake up a big batch of Christmas cookies, and they'll love you for forever.

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mason jar christmas crafts scrub
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Peppermint Hand Scrub

It's beginning to smell a lot like Christmas! Every time you open one of these , you'll get a big whiff of fragrant peppermint.

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mason jar christmas crafts snow globe
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Snow Globe Gift Toppers

Make your Mason jar gifts feel extra special with these adorable toppers fashioned from .

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mason jar christmas crafts potpourri
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Stovetop Potpourri Gifts

This blogger's free printable features a snazzy label to make your gifts look professionally crafted. Folks will never guess you made these scented sets of cinnamon and pine, lemon and rosemary, and more from scratch.

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candy cane christmas mason jar flower arrangement craft
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Candy Cane Mason Jar Flower Arrangement

Style festive flowers (you can even use a sprig of mistletoe!) in this hand-painted candy cane-inspired Mason jar vase.

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mason jar gift card candy holder christmas craft
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Double Mason Jar Christmas Gift Card and Candy Holder

This clever craft makes use of not one, but two Mason jars. Fill with candy, cookies, or sweets up top and gift cards below for a homemade Christmas gift.

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Woodland Decor

Give Mason jars a farmhouse-chic makeover by filling them with mini trees and snow, then placing them on your mantel.

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Mason Jar Christmas Tree

This idea's perfect for a mantel or entry table. Fill six like-sized canning jars with ornaments, tinsel, greenery, you name it. Assemble the jars in a pyramid, then wrap it with a shiny garland and top with a star. Done!

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Snow Globe Cookie Jar

Skip the same-old tin and give cookies in a festive (airtight!) jar instead.

Step 1: Use a fine-tipped brush to paint small white dots on the outside of a glass jar.

Step 2: Fill bottom of jar with snowball cookies (for the recipe, click here). Place small plastic trinkets inside for a snow globe-inspired vignette.

Step 3: Tie gift tag to jar with ribbon.

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Boozy Hot Cocoa

This DIY boozy hot cocoa is perfect for any friend on your list this year! Maybe make a few extra to keep for yourself as well on a cold night.

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candy cane luminaries
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Candy Cane Luminaries

The chalky paint gives this Mason jar craft a vintage look.

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diy peppermint mason jar candles
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DIY Peppermint Mason Jar Candles

Handmade soy candles make great gifts to give neighbors and co-workers during the holiday season.

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winter wonderland mason jar christmas craft
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Winter Wonderland-Inspired Decor

You can use these painted Mason jars as flower vases throughout the winter to bring a touch of color to your home.

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vintage car snow globe mason jar christmas craft
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Vintage Car Snow Globe

If you love vintage trucks and cars, display your favorite toy models in DIY snow globes.

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christmas sweater candy mason jar craft
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Christmas Sweater Candy Mason Jars

Fill this jar with delicious Christmas candy before giving as a gift or displaying in your home.

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christmas mason jar craft
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Christmas in a Jar

These jars—filled with quintessential Christmas scents, like rosemary, cranberry, and mulling spices—are the perfect gift for your friend that wishes Christmas lasted all year.

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christmas tree mason jar votive craft
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Christmas Tree Mason Jar Votive

Have your kiddos help you out with this simple craft. They'll love painting the jars!

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mason jar lid christmas tree wreath craft
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Mason Jar Lid Christmas Tree Wreath

We've never seen Mason jar lids look quite so adorable!

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RELATED: Cheerful Christmas Door Decorations That Aren't Wreaths

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snowflake mason jar luminary craft
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Snowflake Mason Jar Luminary

A fun project to do with the kids, you'll need some chalk-finish paint and a snowflake stamp to pull this one off. Makes a cute gift for a teacher!

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christmas decor mason jar craft
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Shelving Decor

Use a distressed-white Mason jar, bits of evergreen, and some rope to add visual interest to a kitchen shelf.

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snowy pinecones christmas candle craft
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Snowy Pinecone Candles

Crafter Amanda Formaro recommends lining the pathway to your front door with these elegant lace-and-pinecone candles.

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christmas mason jar centerpiece craft
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Simple Centerpieces

Mason jars + cranberries + ribbons + evergreens = one gorgeous centerpiece.

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christmas mason jar soap dispenser craft
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Christmas Mason Jar Soap Dispenser

Give it as a gift with cute printable tags attached, or make one to add some holiday cheer to your guest bathroom.

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christmas reindeer jars
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Christmas Reindeer Jars

Use these adorable character jars to transport a homemade dessert (hello, hostess or teacher gift!).

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anthropologie inspired snow globes craft
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Anthropologie-Inspired Snow Globes

Who needs store-bought snow globes when you can craft your own?!

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gratitude jar craft
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Gratitude Jar

Use one of 's free printables to make this giftable "gratitude" jar.

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frosty christmas mason jar lanterns
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Frosty Mason Jar Lanterns

Add some class to your Christmas party by hanging these frosty votives on doorknobs.

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