15 New Ways to Use Mason Jars Right Now
For those of us still in our mittens and boots, it’s hard to believe spring is just around the corner. And with every new season we start to create a mental checklist of the meals we want to make, the accessories we want to flaunt and the festive decor we want to incorporate. Luckily, the beloved Mason jar is the perfect transition piece for all seasons. Whether you’re preparing for new ways to display spring flowers or tablescapes or are just looking for a quick ‘n’ easy to-go recipe, we’ve got you covered. This full supply of Mason jar projects will make you the DIY queen of spring.
1. Boho Macrame Vase: From weddings to hair, we expect to see a lot of boho style this spring. This creative hanging vase will display your fresh flowers and capture the attention of all your friends. (via Brit + Co)
2. Natural Air Freshener: When you spend an entire day spring cleaning, you want your efforts to last. Natural air fresheners not only look attractive, but also provide a refreshing welcome the second you walk in your door. (via eHow)
3. Picnic Pasta Salad: Nothing says spring more than the first picnic of the season. This spring orzo pasta salad is the perfect recipe to bookmark for a romantic meal without any reservations or crowds. (via Food For My Family)
What ideas do you have in mind for mason jars this spring? Tell us in the comments.
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