176 pages, 9.25 × 8 × 0.68 in
May 18, 2013
Adams Media Corporation
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 1440544123
ISBN - 13: 9781440544125
From the Publisher
Stop jamming up your cupboards with empty Mason jars!
With DIY Mason Jars, you'll find everything you need to make one-of-a-kind creations with everyone's favorite jar. Featuring step-by-step instructions and four-color photographs, this book will kickstart your creativity with thirty-five imaginative projects that will add a pop of fun to any room. It also includes darling label designs that turn ordinary containers into whimsical centerpieces and gifts you won't be able to find anywhere else.
From the kitchen windowsill to your back porch, you'll be inspired to pep up your home with original crafts, like:
- Pendant lighting
- Reed diffuser
- Sprouting jars
- Homespun soap dispenser
So whether you're looking for an adorable way to brighten up a room or the perfect little solution for your odds and ends, these Mason jar crafts will leave a lasting impression in any space!
About the Author
Melissa Averinos is a designer, painter, blogger, good listener, and lover of strawberry rhubarb pie. She can usually be found getting messy in the back of her Cape Cod home. You can visit her website at www.yummygoods.com.
"A neat book.... I love all of the ideas included in DIY Mason Jars: 35 Creative Crafts & Projects for the Classic Container. If you're staring at a box or two of Mason jars or want some new ideas for things to do with Mason jars, I definitely recommend you pick up a copy." - Confessions of an Overworked Mom"Each tutorial has a material list along with clear step-by-step instructions. Best of all there wasn't a single craft that I didn't have supplies on hand to make! The crafts are easy to make, easy to follow - my kind of book!" - Sewing and Crafting with Sarah"Something tells me then the Ball Brothers began to manufacture the Mason jar design in 1886, they did not have a vision for the wondrous projects employed in DIY Mason Jars. DIY Mason Jars is pure fun. With projects for the kitchen, around the home, 'fun and festivities' and useful jars, there is something for everyone; an endless trove of original creations." - Boulder Locavore"Some ideas ... are fun, clever and somewhat sophisticated. It would make a great gift for the obsessive crafter." - Kansas City Star"Charming new book." - Parade Magazine Online"Melissa Averinos' clear instructions and quirky illustrations make this book a joy to read...you'll be brimming with creativity and rushing to the nearest yard sale, hoping to score a box of jars." - Create & Decorate"This book is smart. I also love that this book includes ideas for projects to make with the lids, like these magnets. The jars get all the glory, but th