Sep 21, 2012

Mason Jar Sewing Kit

 
I've been super busy making all sorts of fun things to sell at the flea market.
 
Say what?!?!?
 
Yes, people I am ready to get going again.  I will be at Kane County Flea Market this
October and November.  I cannot wait!!!  I've had tons of sleepless nights just thinking about what I want to do this go around.  OK well that and the fact I have a baby who is still not sleeping through the night.  Sigh.
 
One item I've been working on are mason jar sewing kits.  Now these are not new but I had to make my own.  I LOVe how they turned out!!!
 
 
 
 
Awesome, right?
 
Here is what I started with.
 
 
 
 
What did I do?
 
First I cut fabric slighly larger than the lid of the mason jar.  (Plase excuse the switching of fabrics throughout the pics)
 
 
 
 
I filled batting between the fabric and lid.
 
Pushed the lid, batting and fabric through the cap ring.
 
I cut off excess fabric and then hot glued the fabric to the under
side of the lid.
 
 
 
 
 



 
 
To perty the under side of the lid I cut another piece of fabric to use as a cover.
 
 
 
 
Pop the lid back on your jar, fill with sewing essentials and voila.  You got a mason jar sewing kit.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 
I thought t would be fun to make one a treat jar too.
 
 
 
 
Do you likey???
 

 
Linked to:
 
 
Chic On A Shoestring Decorating
 
 
Liz Marie Blog Too Much Time On My Hands Ivy and ElephantsThe Shabby NestDIY Show Off Skip To My Lou

5 comments:

  1. Thank you for the tutorial. Those are really cute. I was a little confused with the pushing of the fabric through the cap ring. Do you have to cut through the cap, or you bought jars which already had this done. Thanks! :-)

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  2. Thanks Agy! I used the caps that already had the lid cut seperate from the cap ring.

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  3. So darling! Thanks so much for sharing these with us last weekend at Inspiration Friday! :-)
    Vanessa

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  4. I see jars like this all over and I just love them. Yours are beautiful and the tutorial was great hopefully I get a chance to make theses sometime soon!

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  5. These are so cute! What a fun gift idea. Thank you so much for linking up to Happy Hour!

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