13 Gifts in a Jar under $10


How to make homemade gifts in a jar ideas just got a whole lot easier and more interesting! Gifts in a jar are typically easy, inexpensive, and best of all FUN! These gifts in a jar ideas include pictured tutorials on how to make gifts for the sewer,  gardener, bird lover, self-pampering, sugar scrubs, as well as homemade candles!  These homemade gifts in a jar are the perfect gift – any time of the year.

Here are amazing homemade gifts in a jar complete with recipes and lots of pictures so you can make them at home for your friends and family.

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Gifts in a Jar


1.  Date in a Jar {ice skating} ~ A fun and unique idea for a gift, a “date in a jar”.  Fill a jar with little clues and useful items to use on the date.  This jar was filled with cocoa mix, chocolates, gloves and lip balm.  There’s even a tutorial to make the darling felt ice skates.


2. Sewing Kit in a JarThis easy handmade Sewing Kit in a Jar is the perfect gift for the sewer in your life. Easily personalize your gift with the recipients favorite colors by altering the fabric on the lid. Comes with a free printable label.

Gifts in a Jar Ideas


3. Bird Seed in a Jar ~ A great gift idea for the bird lover, bird seed! Use the free printable tag to add to the jar.


4.  Holiday Succulents ~ Using glass jars or votives make festive planters for succulents.  Attach the adorable chalkboard tags for a quick and easy gift.


5. Flower Garden in a Jar ~ Add flower bulbs or packets of seeds for a great gift idea for the gardener. How cute is the gnome topper?


6.  Snow Globe in a Jar ~ Give a handmade, mason jar snow globe or terrarium as a Christmas gift. This gift is easy for kids to make for parents and grandparents, and they’’ll love being able to pick out their own decorations for the globes.


7.  Layered Scent DIY Candles ~ An easy and quick DIY craft to make your own scented layered candles. How perfect is the Christmas color layers?!



8.  Stove Top Potpourri ~ Delight family and friends with this Christmas in a Jar gift! Cranberries, cinnamon sticks, cloves and orange slices are added to a jar that can be later heated to scent to their home with a heavenly Christmas aroma.


9.  Pedicure in a Jar ~ Let’s face it, with the holiday preparation there’s not a lot of time to pamper yourself which makes this pedi in a jar gift the perfect one!  The jar is filled with the essentials needed for a pedicure, and it comes with a free printable label!


10. Peppermint Pampering Gifts in a Jar ~ This gift in a jar is filled with items like body butter, foot soak and sugar scrub and is perfect for peppermint lovers near the holidays!

Peppermint Sugar Scrub

11.  Peppermint Sugar Scrub ~ Peppermint Sugar Scrubs are easy to make, package adorably and are good for your skin! Plus, they are the perfect holiday homemade gift! Here’’s an easy-peasy, Peppermint sugar scrub recipe that’’s perfect for gift giving this holiday season!

Coconut Lime Sugar Scrub

12.  Coconut Lime Sugar Scrub ~  Here is the perfect scrub for any season with fresh scents like coconut and lime! Using natural ingredients you’ll learn how to whip up a batch of this sugar scrub with this fabulous post! Place in a cute tub or jar print the included labels and you could even give it as a gift!


13.  Mom Emergency Kit in a Jar ~ Give Mom the gift of practicality this holiday season, or anytime of the year, really. Package it in a jar with the Free Printable Tag!


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