DIY Gifts in a Jar
Don’t waste time searching for the perfect homemade gift this holiday season. From hot cocoa mix with marshmallows to luxurious DIY body butter, we’ve got 10 unique DIY gifts in a jar that are sure to wow your Christmas loved ones! Unveil your creativity to create unforgettable presents and make this holiday season extra special. Check out these DIY gifting ideas that need just one jar!
1. Hot Chocolate Kit
Make a great last minute Christmas gift. You’ll need a small mason jar, 4 large spoonfuls of powdered hot chocolate mix, 2 spoonfuls of crushed peppermint candy, fill the rest with mini marshmallows, stuff it so full that when you close the lid nothing moves around. You could also do chocolate chips and peppermint marshmallows. Tie a mini Baileys bottle or peppermint schnapps around the jar.
2. For Your Mistletoes
Make this Christmas extra special with a unique nail-polish gift. Choose from a range of colors and finishes to add a personal touch. Show your loved one how much you care with a quick and creative last-minute gift – a jar filled with items for their ‘mistle’ toes,including nail varnish, cotton balls, nail files and nail polish remover. Friends, girlfriends, sisters and coworkers will be sure to love it! Surprise them this holiday season and make it memorable. Get MIstletoes Tag Here.
3. Twizz the Season
Spread holiday joy with a canister of Twizzlers! A perfect Christmas gift for coworkers, this delightful treat is sure to bring a smile to everyone’s face. Not a Twizzlers fan? No problem! The festive canister can be filled with any candy of your choice and reused again and again, adding a hint of sweetness to every holiday season.Find a printable version here
4. Festive Mason Jar Candles
Create beautiful candles in a mason jar. Find the perfect jar in different sizes and shapes. Buy candle wax in holiday colors. Melt the wax using a double boiler or microwave. Add holiday scents like cinnamon, vanilla, or pine. Put a wick in the jar and pour the wax. Let it cool completely. For a special touch, tie a ribbon or add a gift tag.
5. Gnome Terrarium
Create a special winter decoration with this easy and fun DIY project. Start with a mason jar. Put small stones, pebbles or rocks on the bottom for and sand or faux snow. Place pine cones, twigs and holly branches in the jar to make the base for your gnome. Finish with a festive ribbon for extra holiday joy.
6. Personalized Cookie Mix
Give your loved ones the gift of homemade cookies with a personalized jar of dry ingredients! Start with a clean jar and layer in the flour, sugar, oats, and chocolate chips. Tap the jar on the counter so the ingredients settle evenly. To make the gift extra special, attach a handwritten recipe card and a cookie cutter, and tie a ribbon or attach a tag. Your loved ones will be delighted to receive such a thoughtful gift!
7. Mini Bar in a Jar
Cheers to the people who are so special to you with this ingenious idea – a minibar in a jar. This fun gift includes miniature bottles of spirits, mixers, and bar tools all in a charming mason jar. You can even customize the jar with special decorations and a personalized message. Find the printable tag here
8. Snowman Soup
Give your friends and family delicious gifts they can eat! Snowman soup is a festive treat that’s easy to make. It’s made with hot chocolate mix, mini candy canes, mini marshmallows, and Ghirardelli peppermint bark squares. Put all your ingredients in a mason jar with a lid, decorate it with a ribbon “hat” and gift tag. Find the printable tag here
9. Rudolph Spares
Give your friends and family the sweetest gift with Rudolph Spares! Just paint lid jars red (or any color of your choice), fill the jars with red candy, add a bow and a tag for an adorable and thoughtful touch. Rudolph Spares makes a great party favor or token gift and can’t be missed as a fun way to show your loved ones you care. Find the printable tag here