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How to Make a Stunning Fall Decor Piece Using a Mason Jar

As much as I hate to say goodbye to summer it will soon be time to welcome the clear, crisp days of autumn. I’ll be ready with this stunning fall decor piece using a mason jar and ribbon.How to Make Stunning Fall Decor Piece with Mason Jar

Supplies for Making the Fall Decor Piece Using a Mason JarFall Decor Piece & materials with Mason Jar

  • 12″ length 1½” patterned ribbon
  • 11″ length 1½” patterned ribbon
  • 30″ length 1½” patterned ribbon
  • 11″ length 2″ burlap ribbon
  • 11″ length ½” burlap ribbon
  • Acrylic craft paint
  • Pint mason jar
  • 18″ length Bowdabra bow wire
  • Strong liquid adhesive or hot glue
  • Bowdabra Bow Making & Design Tool

Instructions for Making the Fall Decor Piece Using a Mason Jar

  1. Paint the inside of the mason jar with a generous coat of acrylic craft paint. Turn the jar upside down allow excess paint to drain. When the excess paint has drained, turn the jar right side up, and allow the paint to dry.How to Make Stunning Fall Decor Piece
  2. Dovetail the ends of the patterned ribbon by folding the ribbon in half lengthwise and cutting away the tip at an angle. Quickly pass all ribbon ends through a flame to seal the ends.how to make bows
  3. Fold the Bowdabra bow wire in half and place in the Bowdabra. Tuck the wire ends under the Bowdabra so they are out of the way.bow maker tool
  4. Place the center of the 12″ length of patterned ribbon in the Bowdabra. Place the end of the 30″ length of patterned ribbon in the Bowdabra.bow making tutorials
  5. Make a two-loop fold-and-twist bow with the 30″ length of patterned ribbon. Any extra length of ribbon can be trimmed, or left as a tail.bow making ideas

Finishing

  1. With the bow still in the Bowdabra, pass the ends of the bow wire through the loop, and tighten.DIY Fall Decorations Ideas
  2. Tie a secure knot on the reverse side of the bow. Trim wire ends.Easy making fall & autumn decoration craft ideas
  3. When the paint in the jar is dry, add the 11″ lengths of burlap and patterned ribbon to form a band around the jar. Secure in place with liquid adhesive or hot glue.DIY ideas
  4. Lay the finished bow on top of the 3″ length of ½” burlap ribbon on a work surface. Lay the 11″ length of ½” burlap ribbon on top of the bow. Wrap the 3″ length of ribbon around the bow and length of burlap ribbon, and secure in place with liquid adhesive or hot glue.How to Make Fall Decor Piece with ribbons
  5. Glue the narrow burlap ribbon around the jar lid. Screw the jar lid onto the jar.ribbon bows crafts
  6. Your mason jar fall decor piece is ready for a tea light candle or fall floral arrangement. Enjoy the crisp days.Create beautiful & adorable fall décor piece with a mason jar
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