There is no more creative or more thoughtful gift on earth than a custom made mason jar gift. Mason jar gifts make great gifts for all special occasions. For Christmas, you can put together hot cocoa mix in a jar. For birthdays, you can put together a custom mason jar with money or gift cards. You can even put together a housewarming present for new neighbors!
Mason jar crafts can be tricky, though. There is a reason not everyone does them! But we have made it simple for you. We have put together the top 50 mason jar gifts that are easy, creative, and thoughtful. Most of these gifts can be made with just ordinary things laying around your house! All you need to get started is a mason jar and a special occasion.
These crafts have become increasingly popular on sites like Pinterest, and if you ever wanted to do your own, now you can!
Our top 50 list of the best mason jar gifts will give you plenty of ideas and inspiration for whatever occasion you are planning!
1. Homemade bath bombs
These homemade bath bombs in a jar are the perfect Mother’s Day gift.
2. Christmas cookies
The perfect gift for your neighbors during the holidays!
3. Homemade peppermint sugar scrub
This is a great gift for those bath and body lovers.
4. Candy cane hot cocoa bar
A perfect gift for those hot cocoa lovers. This hot cocoa bar allows your loved ones to make their own candy cane hot cocoa.
5. Dr. Seuss jar
Perfect for your kids’ teachers on teacher appreciation day!
6. Salted caramel sauce
So delicious! This salted caramel sauce is the perfect mason jar gift.
7. Hand soap dispenser
You can easily turn a mason jar into a beautiful hand soap dispenser.
8. DIY house warming gift
Have a friend who just moved into a new place? Make them a housewarming gift in a jar!
9. Pork rub
Pork rub in a jar is the perfect fathers day gift. Super easy to do!
10. Chalkboard inspired candy jar
Another great gift for teachers. Or the perfect gift for a friend or loved one! You can write your own messages on the car.
11. Homemade ‘bee beautiful’ jar
An adorable DIY Valentine’s Day gift.
12. DIY scrapbook gift
This is perfect for those scrapbook lovers.
13. Spa in a jar
This one is easy. Just put some beauty care products in a beautifully decorated jar.
14. Keep warm kit
The perfect DIY gift for winter. Decorative and useful!
15. Summer kit
Or make this crafty summer in a jar gift.
16. Lucky Charms marshmallows
Buy a box of Lucky Charms and take out all of the marshmallows and put them in a jar.
17. Snowman play dough
A perfect craft for your kids. Also makes a great creative gift!
18. Homemade bath fizzies
The perfect gift for those bubble bath lovers.
19. Teenage boy mason jar gift
An easy to make and thoughtful present for your kids or your nephews!
20. Santa jar
A fun gift to give your love ones around the holidays!
21. Dollar bill birthday gift
Skip the card and use a mason jar to gift money instead.
22. DIY sock puppet jar
The perfect creative gift for kids. You too can create a make your own sock puppet jar!
23. Christmas treat jar
Another great holiday gift for family and neighbors.
24. DIY vanilla extract
This is a creative and thoughtful gift to give to those bakers in your family.
25. S’mores jar
Marshmallows, chocolate, and honey grahams make a creative and delicious treat.
26. Girls weekend jar
A creative gift to give your girlfriends!
27. Pedicure jar
A fun gift to give those beauty lovers.
28. Cinnamon sugar popcorn
This gift is perfect for a ton of different occasions. Everyone loves popcorn!
29. Homemade apple butter
Absolutely delicious. This homemade apple butter makes an excellent gift.
30. Apron in a jar
A thoughtful gift to give to the friends and family who love to cook.
31. Birthday cupcake
Baking a cupcake in a jar is a great birthday treat to give to friends and loved ones. It also keeps the cupcake moist!
32. Gingerbread play dough
This is one of my favorites. Great for the holidays!
33. Beginners sewing kit
Great for those who love to sew or who might want to learn!
34. Golf kit in a jar
This is the perfect fathers day gift. Thoughtful and creative!
35. Homemade laundry soap
The perfect housewarming gift for new neighbors.
36. Gift card snow globe
A more creative way to give a gift card. Easy to make!
37. Tea lovers jar
A mason jar is a great way to turn tea into a gift.
38. Christmas jar
Smells just like the holidays! Makes a great decorative gift.
39. Mini bar in a jar
Not only does this gift rhyme, but it is also creative.
40. Craft kit
Turn an ordinary mason jar into the perfect gift for craft lovers.
41. DIY cookie mix
Everybody loves cookies! Mason jars make great cookie mix gifts.
42. Mommy survival kit
A humorous, yet thoughtful and useful gift for mommies!
43. Coffee lovers jar
We all know someone who is totally in love with coffee. This gift would be perfect for them!
44. Movie lovers kit
This is the perfect gift for a family! You can also put a DVD in there or a movie rental gift card.
45. Caramel apple jar
So delicious! A DIY caramel apple jar is a great gift for all occasions.
46. DIY lavender bath salts jar
A relaxing and thoughtful gift that is perfect for Mother’s Day or Christmas.
47. Homemade mint wedding favors
A perfect wedding favor gift. Easy to make and affordable!
48. Gumdrop gift jar
This is a great decorative gift, as well as a delicious one!
49. Drawing kit in a jar
A gift that all artists would love.
50. DIY Terrarium in a jar
This gift is for those gardening lovers you know. Very decorative!
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