25 Mason Jar Lid Crafts


25 Mason Jar Lid Crafts

If you've ever wondered what to do with mason jar lids, you'll go head over heels for this clever list!

Mason Jar Lid Crafts

Mason jar lid crafts are an easy way to unlock your inner creative; and you don’t even need to use the entire jar.

From glitzy jar lid ornaments to DIY home decor, you'll never been left without a crafty idea for the season. Liven up your wooden surfaces the niftiest way possible with mason jar lid DIY coasters. Brighten up your space with brilliant beams of light with a colorful mason jar lid sun catcher. No matter which craft you choose, your home will get a facelift with these inexpensive upcycling ideas.

Turn any lazy Sunday into a crafting extravaganza for the whole family without having to spend money on extra materials! Both parents and children can rejoice over these stunningly simple mason jar lid crafts. There’s no more need to figure out what to do with used canning lids when you have these cute tutorials on hand.

Scroll through this ever-growing list of mason jar lid craft ideas, and you’ll be inspired to turn all of your mason jars into works of practical art!

RELATED: 15+ Mason Jar Lid Ornaments

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Mason Jar Lid Crafts

We've got you covered here at FaveCrafts, with this collection of our best jar lid craft ideas. You’ll find everything you need to turn your home decor from drab to fab all year round! These quick and easy makes are as heartfelt as they are beautiful in this mason jar lid craft collection. So, don’t waste a single minute more to transform your home space, Christmas decorations, and DIY upcycling repertoire.

After you see these tutorials, you won't want to use any other upcucled material!

Seashell Jar Lid Resin Coasters

With this jar lid craft, you won't have to choose between a chic aesthetic and your savings ago. Give your interior design a unique and personal edge with a handmade coaster filled with memories of your last trip to the beach.

Mason Jar Lid Jewelry Dish

Fashionistas and accessorization gurus can rejoice over this unique storage solution. With a chic design and affordable materials, this DIY jewelry dish will make lost jewelry a thing of the past. Leave it on your nightstand or take it on a trip, and you can rest assured your jewelry is in its place.

5-Minute Peppermint Yarn Wreath Ornament

White and red yarn will make a design as delectable as it is decorative. Deck the halls with your favorite peppermint holiday treat, and Santa is sure to spend extra time at your house. Sweet, simple, and singular, this DIY wreath design is something the whole family can make.

Mason Jar Lid Suncatcher

If you're looking for a craft that fits your artistic spirit like a glove, take on this vibrant outdoor decoration. Pressed flowers are a stunning way to preserve the happy hues of petals in bloom.

Bracelet DIY Pin Cushion

If you have a habit of losing pins while you work, this DIY pincushion is for you. Easily customizable, this sewing essential not only sits on your workstation but it can also be worn on your wrist so you can sew safely without losing pins.

Mini Twine Mason Jar Wreath

Add some rustic country charm to your Christmas decorations with this utterly adorable twine wreath! Any level of crafting skill can make this neutral-colored beauty, and you can even add your own centerpiece flair to the center by adding a glitzy star.

Mason Jar Lid DIY Coaster

Everyone wants to take good care of their furniture, and now doing so can be a breeze! Protect your coffee tables from pesky condensation rings with this DIY coaster. Better yet? The lip of this coaster will keep your drink safely within the confines of the coaster itself.

Spider Mason Jar Lid

This itsy bitsy spider is anything but creepy. Made with pipe cleaner and googly eyes, this quick and easy craft is a great way to keep the kids from being bored on a rainy afternoon.

Mason Jar Lid Drink Coasters

Everyone wants their house to look like a scene from an HGTV house flip. However, no one wants to pay a fortune to add the finishing touches on their room decor. These mason jar lid drink coasters are easy to make in a few hours, including time for the paint and Mod Podge to dry.

Mason Jar Lid Bird Feeder

From the blogger: "Learn how to make a simple bird feeder with mason jar rings. This is an easy craft that's perfect for kids, but adults will enjoy it too. You'll want to paint them bright colors to attract the birds. And be sure to use non toxic acrylic paint so the birds are safe."

Cheese Grater Owl

This mason jar lid craft is a hoot, and I'm seriously so obsessed. Breathe new life into an old, broken cheese grater, and create a new friend for your outdoor garden. 

Kaleidoscope Mason Jar Ornament

Do you go crazy for color? Then look no further than this rainbow-studded, glittering delight. Give an artsy, eclectic feel to your holiday decor with the buttons, gems, and sequins of this radiant piece. Prismatic, precious, and psychedelic, this DIY ornament will make this Christmas the best one yet.

Winter Wonderland Mason Jar Ornament

Create a 3-D winter wonderland with this shadow box art-inspired ornament craft. Put some small Christmas trees and a deer in a mason jar lid, and you won’t believe just how easy it is to bring the season to life.

Mason Jar Lid Pumpkins

Remember when mason jar lid pumpkins were trending on the world wide web? We sure do! Now, you can make your own with items you already have on hand. This cute decoration made from canning jar lids is the perfect way to add a little fall to your home decor. 

Mason Jar Ring Coasters

No sew? No problem! These winter-themed DIY coasters can be made for any season– all you need are a few old mason jar lids and rings, and old sweater or hat for fabric, and hot glue. Customize a set for your home, or make it extra special for a friend.

Mason Jar Lid Snowman Ornament

From the blogger: "Making homemade ornaments is fun and a great way to recycle items you can no longer use. These mason jar lid snowman ornaments are a great way to use old Christmas cards too!"

Pet Mosaic Plaque

Want to know other ways you can transform lids into works of art? Though this simple craft uses a peanut butter lid instead of a mason jar lid, this lovely, heartfelt hangable project is just as stunning. Turn Fido’s favorite snack into a lasting tribute with this adorable, beaded beauty.

How to Make Canning Jar Lid Wreaths

Match any home aesthetic with Christmassy upcycling designs like this one, and you won’t believe how many compliments you'll receive from your awe-inspired houseguests.  

How To Make A Recycled Robot

Recycling and upcycling are two ways we can help take care of our planet. This fun mason jar lid craft is a fun way to get your children involved in crafting. Letting them pick out the "buttons" and other accessories will create such wonderful bonding time.

Simple Rhinestone Recycled Ornament

Add some glitzy pizzazz to your holiday decor with this coruscating beauty. Gloss, rhinestones, and ribbon will give classic Hollywood glam to any Christmas tree, making your home look as classy as it is Christmassy.

Mason Jar Lid Snowman

From the blogger: "If you’re feeling crafty this holiday season, this mason jar lid snowman is for you. It’s perfect for Christmas decor, as a holiday centerpiece, or even as a gift. Part rustic, part modern, it’s definitely different from any Christmas decor you can buy in a store."

Mason Jar Lid Christmas Wreath Ornament Craft

Give your tree decorations a handmade, rustic feel while also using up leftover scrap fabric. These DIY ornaments are super easy to make. Turn crafting into a family event and let everyone create their own personal ornament for the tree.

Pumpkin Door Chain

FINALLY– a quick, easy, and cute way to use up all those lids you've been saving. This cute pumpkin door chain made from canning lids is so versatile. You can hang it on your door, on an inner wall, or in a window that can be seen by outside visitors.

Snowman Mason Jar Lid Ornament

Turn a metal canning jar lid into an adorable snowman decoration. Paints and a ribbon make this little frosty a great one for any room. Display him proudly or give him as a gift.

Mason Jar Lid Wreath Winter Ornament

From the blogger: "Something about creating pretty things lifts us from the doldrums and allows us to feel happy in a way that the lack of sunshine doesn’t. These mason jar lids turned flannel wreath ornaments are simple and comforting."

What is your favorite material to upcycle in your crafts? Let us know in the comments below!

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