This idea's perfect for a mantel or entry table: Fill six like-sized canning jars with ornaments, tinsel, greenery, you name it. Assemble the jars in a pyramid, then wrap it with a shiny garland and top with a star. Done!
DIY: Anthropologie inspired Christmas Tree Jars. When you see something you just love, don't despair about the huge price tag...with a little creativity, you can probably make your own "knock-off" version for a fraction of the cost.
Mason jars have been popping out of canning cupboards and appearing in more unexpected places around the home for a while now. Whether you use them to create stylishly spooky decor for Halloween or get creative with decorative DIYs for the Winter holidays