Fabric Editions Decorative Storage & Gift Jars

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by Laura Gilvin, Fabric Editions

Fabric Editions Decorative Storage & Gift Jars

Use for storage or gift giving needs!

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1 hour

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Do not prewash fabrics. Press fabrics before cutting.
  • 2
    Candy Jar:
    Draw and cut a 6 inch circle on the wrong side of fabric. With right side up, center between lid ring and top.
    Cut 21 inch long strip of coordinating fabric and tie around lid ring. If desired, add additional decorative ribbon as you tie the fabric in a bow. Secure with glue as needed.
    Fill jar with candy to create a colorful and decorative look.
  • 3
    Pincushion Jar:
    Draw and cut a 5 inch circle on the wrong side of fabric.
    Use flat lid top to trace a circle on card stock; cut out circle.
    Place small amount of Polyfil stuffing on wrong side of fabric. Push fabric and stuffing up through lid ring with card stock circle beneath to hold it in place. Pull fabric around card stock and secure with glue.
    Press firmly and screw both parts of lid to jar top.
    Cut 21 inch long strip of coordinating fabric and tie around lid ring and secure with glue as needed.
    Fill jar with sewing notions and add pins to pin cushion top for convenient and colorful storage.
  • 4
    Pencil Jar:
    Tear a 1 inch x 21 inch strip of fabric.
    Tie fabric strip in a bow around top of jar and trim ends.
    Fill with pencils for organized and colorful storage.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1 hour

Project Supplies

  • •Three Different Fabric Pallette Fat Quarters of Your Choice
  • •Ball Mason Jar (Your Choice of Size or Sizes)
  • •18" of Coordinating Ribbon
  • •Fairfield Processing Poly-fil Fiber
  • •Fiskars Pinking Shears
  • •Aleene's No-Sew Fabric Glue 104142876
  • •12" x 12" Piece of Coordinating Decorative Cardstock
  • •Iro, Ruler, Pencil & Items to Fill Jars