She Always Saves Jar Lids, But It's The New Purpose She Gives Them After That's Incredible!
Marilyn Caylor 5/27/2016
If you find yourself with more jar lids than actual jars to put them on, check out these alternate ways to make use of them!
Mason Jar Lid Pies
I can't think of a yummier way to repurpose stray mason jar lids. Put their perfectly round shape to use by making mini mason jar pies - you can bake it right in the lid! Let the Lady Behind The Curtain show you how to create this delectable treat!
Rustic Party Coasters
Transform a mason jar lid into a cool coaster! Your party guests may even want to sneak one home with them, but they are so inexpensive to make that it won't matter. Follow The Coconut Head's Survival Guide's easy tutorial and you'll be summer party ready in no time!
DIY Lid Candles
You can put candle wax in just about anything, but these vintage zinc mason jar lids give it a unique appeal. Why not let All Sorts Of Pretty show you how to make these pretty candles? The materials required are minimal - wax, wicks, lids and a thermometer!
Industrial Chic Wreath
Achieve the ultimate "rustic" look with this collection of rusty mason jar lids. Funky Junk Interiors linked old lids together with a fabric tie to create an industrial chic wreath. Display this rockstar conversation piece in the backyard, or indoors if you dare!
Gorgeous Photo Wreath
This clever photo wreath repurposes mason jar lids into a unique keepsake item! Megan Hoeppner lined the jars with washi tape, and then used a hot glue gun to link the lids together. Adorn them with your favorite photos and enjoy your crafty masterpiece.
Frozen Juice Lid Magnets
Save the lids from those frozen cans of lemonade so you can craft them into these these fun fridge magnets! Attach a small magnet to the back of the lid, and glue amusing scrapbook paper to the front. Elise at Grow Creative can show you how to make this kid-friendly project.
Charming Burlap Ornaments
Who says ornaments are just for Christmas? An ornament by definition is a decorative piece, and these adorable burlap ornaments can be used to decorate indoors any time of the year! Farmgirl Bloggers has a great tutorial that can transform a mason jar lid into a farmhouse chic ornament in no time!
This is such a cute idea! Punch a hole in a mason jar lid, cover it with chalkboard paint, and use it as a message charm gift tag.
Don't Toss The Lids
Lids are a goldmine of creative craft fun. It doesn't matter if you have leftover mason jar or frozen juice lids - wash them and re-use them. Get out your scrapbook paper to make fridge magnets, or try your hand at making as many mini pies as you can handle!