How to Make Mason Jar Fairy Lights

Sharpen your art and craft skills by making these delightful mason jar fairy lights that light up a dark night in inimitable style. I was showered with compliments from my friends and family when I made these for a New Year party, inspired by a post in Party Unwrapped.

Mason Jar Fairy Lights

Mason Jar Fairy Lights

DIY Mason Jar Fairy Lights

You may make a hanging fairy light mason jar as described here or give the handle a miss if you want it as a centerpiece. Check out this tutorial on how to hang a mason jar.

Supplies

  • Mason jar with handle
  • Battery operated string of fairy lights
  • Scissors
  • Tulle
  • Ribbon

Step-by-step Instructions

  1. Remove the lid and set it aside.
  2. Put the fairy lights into the jar with the battery pack on top for easy access.
Mason Jar Fairy Lights Picture 1

Mason Jar Fairy Lights Picture 1

  1. Cut out a piece of tulle and cover the top of the jar.
Mason Jar Fairy Lights Picture 2

Mason Jar Fairy Lights Picture 2

  1. Screw the lid onto the jar tightly.

Mason Jar Fairy Lights Picture 3

  1. Decorate the handle with the ribbon.
Mason Jar Fairy Lights Picture 4

Mason Jar Fairy Lights Picture 4

Hang it in the garden for a brilliant outdoor wedding decor.

DIY Mason Jar With Fairy Lights

DIY Mason Jar With Fairy Lights

Accessorize with a wooden stick wrapped with ribbons at the top. Attach it to the handle of the jar with duct tape. It gives a pretty fairy wand look

Fairy Lights Mason Jar

Fairy Lights Mason Jar

Other Cool Ideas for Fairy Lights in Mason Jars

Do your bit for the Earth by using solar powered fairy lights for your project.

Solar Fairy Lights in Mason Jars

Solar Fairy Lights in Mason Jars

Blue mason jars make the glow soothing to the eyes. They work best for romantic dates.

Blue Mason Jar Fairy Lights

Blue Mason Jar Fairy Lights

You could have never thought that mason jars and fairy lights could make for such a brilliant lighting idea. Add to that, the quickness of the DIY and the pocket-friendly price.