I have a love affair with mason jars — vintage ones and new ones. Can’t get enough of them.
Mason jars were invented and patented in 1858, and have been used for canning and storing things for 160 year, but we obviously use them for decor just as much nowadays.
Here are 7 easy ways I use to decorate with mason jars in our home, the Blue Cottage.
They come in handy for so many uses: decor and storage and organization.
Mason Jar Twine Dispenser
This is a cute way to display and store twine or ribbons: in mason jars.
You can use any size or color of mason jar to make this dispenser. Simply place the yarn into the jar, replace the lid with a piece of thin fabric or burlap, cut a little hole in the center, and stick the yarn through it before you screw on the lid ring. [Read more…]