Spray Painted Mason Jars

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I am looking for cheap projects to change 
the decor of my kitchen a little.

I have dark cabinets which I totally regret now…
but 4 years ago when we built the 
house I was in love with them.

I have a different outlook on what I like now, 
mostly whites and creams and bright accents…
a few pastels too.

But since most of my house is browns, 
it’s really hard to incorporate those colors. 
Once the sofa needs replacing 
(which may not be for a while…sigh), 
it will be easier to create that new look I’m going for.

So for now I’m just picking away at the little 
things that I can display in the kitchen & dining 
area that will give a pop of color.

And you can’t get any easier than spray 
painting a couple of mason jars 
and adding a pretty ribbon.

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All I did was spray paint several coats
to the inside of the jars, 
letting each coat dry in between.
Nothing to it…
quick & cheap!

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Comments

  1. Great project Sarah! I’ve done that before but with just pouring paint into a bottle and rolling it around, then pouring out the excess. But I’ll have to remember that for a gift I have coming up. Hey, I’ve been trying to decide on new cabinets — so dark is too dark? I’ve been considering a medium brown, but perhaps I should go with white? thanks for the heads up AND — for joining me and becoming a VERY COOL PEOPLE — at * simple sequins * !!! (i think we are going to get along great :) )

  2. and… Ps. I put your BUTTON on my site! (i tried to get on to Linky too but they claim my email address is already used??? hmmmm,) that buggs…

  3. Very cute! I just used a similar process and love the look of colored jars. I really like the gingham ribbon on yours too.

    Visiting from BNOTP.
    Have a great weekend.
    Pam

  4. what’s better than yellow mason jars & gingham?! …very sweet ♥

  5. Hi Sarah!
    They turned out very cute! I have to try and spray mine! ;)
    Thanks for sharing!
    xoxo
    Sofia
    ideiasdetrazerporcasa.blogspot.com

  6. Oh I love love mason jars!! Those are so beautiful and simple! I discovered your site via Homemaker on a Dime and am going to follow you!

  7. Spraying the jars is genius! It is an easy and inexpensive way to spruce up a place and I definitely need some help in my own kitchen!

    ~Erika
    It’s a Wrap Link Party at Artful Rising

  8. Love the colour! They look great. Thanks so much for linking up at Make it Great monday~

  9. How cute, simple and colorful..to spray mason jars. I am your current newest subscriber..my sis, (renae) simplesequins, invited me-isn’t that great. Thanks for a great blog. See you here soon.

  10. So cute! I love the colors! I have soft spots for yellow AND gingham! ;) I have been thinking about adding more color to my kitchen and this would perfect! Thank you!!

  11. I just LOVE the look of these!!! Super cute!! Great job.

  12. Beautiful bright color! What a great way to add a color!

  13. Such a cute idea. I love the yellow color and I will be adding your Monday link party up on my party directory. I would love if you link these up on my link party.

    http://www.kampenlane.com/2012/05/show-off-monday-8.html

    ~Taylor-Ann
    kampenlane.com

  14. These are so cheery! Love the colors together.

  15. yellow mason jars is so nice.so good and interested.

    Industrial spray painting

  16. I heart these a lot and your blog is real nice. Your newest follower via TimeOutThursday!!! Please follow back so we can share creative ideas!?

  17. Those are cute, but it was you not liking the dark cabinets comment that struck me. I struggle with wanting to redo mine dark.

    ~Bliss~

  18. Such a simple, cute idea. I love yellow in the kitchen. I have the same issues with my kitchen- I loved the oak cabinets when we built the house a few years ago but now I want white:) Maybe one day.

  19. WOW! I absolutley LOVE this idea! I use mason jars for EVERY thing, from canning to storing food and of course for decor. What a great idea, thanks so much! Found you through Share your cup thursdays. God bless!

  20. SO bright and fun!

  21. That is the PERFECT color of yellow! So happy! Thanks so much for linking up at I Gotta Create! <3 Christina

  22. Those are to cue and I love the color.
    Rose @ {A Rosie Sweet Home}

  23. Love it! Wish I had seen it BEFORE I had my party the other week – I used strawberry and lemon as my colours for the party! Hmmm… I could see your kitchen utensils playing in one of them! ;)

  24. Beautiful jars! I love the color you chose too! Great for summer. Megan

  25. Love the color!! This is a great way to incorporate color in a room! Thanks for sharing with us! I found you via The Grant Life :)

    -Bonnie @ Revolutionaries
    http://www.revolutionariesblog.com

  26. I love them! So cheery and bright! The red gingham ribbon is the perfect touch. Thanks for sharing at the Pomp Party! Pinning to our Pomp Party board!

    Jill @ Create.Craft.Love.

  27. These are so bright and cheerful! I love the color pop. What kind of paint did you use?

  28. I used Krylon Indoor/Outdoor in Sun Yellow.

    http://www.krylon.com/products/indooroutdoor_paint/

  29. Cute!
    Found your blog through the Blog Hop. I’m your newest follower, love it if you followed me back!

    http://freshlycompleted.blogspot.com/

  30. Can’t wait to try this! Thanks for linking up to Flaunt It Friday! :) Hope you will come back and visit!

    Sarah
    @ http://www.dottedlinecrafts.com

  31. I’m doing a little kitchen re-do too………these would be darling. Love the colors!

    Blessings,
    Spencer

  32. Love the cheery yellow and red! Thanks for sharing this fun project with Share Your Cup.
    Hugs,
    Jann

  33. These are the perfect color pops and your jars turned out so great. Thanks for sharing at this week’s BFF Open House.

  34. Just stopping by to let you know that you’ve been featured at The Gunny Sack! http://www.thegunnysack.com/2012/06/who-was-stuffed-in-gunny-sack-week-39.html

  35. Sarah, this is great, love the yellow you selected too. Thank you for sharing at the Thursday Favorite Things Blog Hop. xo

  36. Love the way these turned out… I have some jars I’ve been saving so I’m going to have to give that a try… inexpensive adorable decor!!

  37. Very pretty pop of color. Do you find it hard painting the inside of the jar, rather than the outside? Do you remember what color the yellow is? Beautiful project, dropping by from Sisters of the Wild West party:)

  38. I always love mason jars & paint!! Your yellow is so cheery & cute :)

    I featured it on my blog today!:
    http://christinasadventures.com/2012/06/sunday-features-75.html

    I pinned it too:
    http://pinterest.com/christinasadven/20-below-features/

  39. Great pop of color! Love the easy idea and think I may have to use the spray paint idea :) I am all about E.A.S.Y.! Thank you for partying with us at The “Sunday Stop”!
    Hugs,
    Bj

  40. I love these and thanks for sharing on SweetTalkin’ Sunday! And for sharing the font you used. Love it!!

  41. Hi, I’m your newest follower from Blissful & Domestic Sunday Blog Hop. So glad to have found your site. Love your ideas! It would be great if you could follow me back at: http://lifeofblocks.blogspot.com/ Thanks!

  42. New follower from lines across hop. Those Mason Jars look great! Love for you to follow back and link up to Mom’s Monday Mingle… Also love to swap ads with you if you are interested..

    http://naptimeshopper.blogspot.com

    Julie @ Naptime Review

  43. How clever are you? Love, love, love this idea!! Thanks bunches for linking up.

    {HUGS},
    kristi

  44. So darn clever, cute and functional for your kitchen. Love the idea, and how it turned out. Thanks for sharing your creative inspiration over at Sunday’s Best!

  45. I love these and it seems so simple! Oh and I’m also regretting our wood cabinets that we put in a couple of years ago… would rather have white now. Popped over from Sunday’s Best #33 linky party today but I’ve seen these on a few others this week too. Thanks for sharing!

  46. Sarah,
    These turned out beautiful! I love the yellow color. Thanks so much for linking up to Creative Thursday this week. I can’t wait to see what you link up next week. Have a great weekend.

    Michelle

  47. Love the colours you have picked. What a great idea.

  48. Thanks for linking up to my party! I wanted to let you know I picked your link to feature this week! See my post and grab my feature button here http://toastiestudio.blogspot.nl/2012/06/made-monday-22-picks.html

  49. I love how it came out. The ribbon makes it all the cuter. Thank you for linking up to my Pinteresting Party this week!

  50. Love mason jars! They look great in yellow!
    Thanks for linking up to The Cure for the Common Monday. Hope you stop by and say hello!
    ~TailorMade

  51. Those jars are stinkin’ cute Sarah! Love the yellow – excellent choice!
    Thanks for linking up this week!
    Stacey of Embracing Change

  52. I love the color of the jars! Just perfect! You are being featured tonight at Taylor House Thursday! Thanks so much for linking up!

  53. Easy and beautiful! Great job! Thanks for sharing at Mom On Timeout!

  54. I like to save unusual glass jars but run out of ideas for what to do with them. I’ve seen something similar to this already. Thinking of try it next time.

  55. Great idea!! I love the pop of color these would add to any room! Thanks for sharing with us at Link It Up Thursday.

  56. been there, done that! LOVE the look. I did turquoise, and I had it all of a week, before my niece came visiting and begged to have it for her bedroom!

    love your bright yellow ones!
    gail

  57. What a simple, yet high-impact idea! Great job, and I love how you paired the yellow with the red.

    Featuring you today for Feature Friday FREE-FOR-ALL!

    ~Abbie

  58. Love the bright yellow! I’m going hmmmm — think I feel a spray paint and glass jars project coming on! Thanks so much for sharing on Busy Monday at A Pinch of Joy. Hope to see you again soon!

  59. Anonymous says:

    I love mason jars also, I however spray paint them on the outside, This way when you use them, the paint doesn’t get inadverently scratched off.

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  61. It is very nice.so good and informative. thanks

    Ceiling restoration

  62. Sarah, these are wonderful and colorful! I’m thinking of doing some mason jars also. Love what you do. Linda
    Linda recently posted..DIY Adjustable Silver Bracelets Anyone Can MakeMy Profile

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