July 4th Mason Jar Lights Decorations ( For Labor Day too!)

Need last minute 4th of July decorations for your fun party? These magical and easy July 4th mason jar lights decorations ( also great as Labor Day decor ) might just be what you are looking for! They can be made in minutes, they are practically free, and you can reuse the mason jars after.

These July 4th mason jar lights ( you can also use them as vases ) would be beautiful as July 4th centerpieces, table or mantle decorations, party decor, , and you can use them for Labor Day celebrations too!

Magical & easy DIY July 4th mason jar lights decorations (for Labor Day too): gorgeous as July 4th party decor or table centerpieces. Free printables included!

Grab some mason jars and paper. Let’s make them glow!

Check out the video tutorial to see how easy it is:

recycled glass jars and scotch tape to make easy DIY July 4th mason jar lights decorations

Materials and tools to make easy DIY July 4th Mason Jar Lights decorations:

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  • Mason jars, or any glass jars such as pickle or jam jars
  • Scissors, paper, scotch tape or double sided tape. If you want to make the mason jar lights, you can use these LED fairy lights.
  • Regular 8.5″x11″ paper and any home printer. You can download the free printable designs at the end!

backyard night table with blue red white stars and stripe american flag inspired july 4th mason jar lights table centerpiece

How to make July 4th Mason Jar Lights or decorations:

Print the designs, measure the jar height and cut the paper accordingly.

wrap blue red white stars and stripe printable design around mason jar

Starting at one end of the paper, tape the paper and wrap it around to the other side, cut off the extra paper, use clear scotch tape to secure the ends.

add led fairy light to mason jars

Add Some LED fairy lights.. That’s it! Don’t you love these glowing July 4th mason jar lights?

 blue red white stars and stripebrightly lit with led string lights, three american flag inspired july 4th mason jar lights table centerpiece

Optional: if you plan to keep these labor day or July 4th decorations outside for a few days, brush some Modpodge or spray a clear sealer like one of these over the paper will make it more moisture resistant.

These mason jar July 4th decorations would look wonderful on a shelf, a mantel, as centerpieces for the table, or even on door steps!

If you love mason jar lights, you will love these super easy DIY mason jar oil candles: much safer than real candles!

Make gorgeous oil lamp from mason jars and glass bottles. Safer than candles, it takes only 2 minutes to make using vegetable oils and water! - A Piece Of Rainbow Blog

These up-cycled tin can July 4th decorations below  use the same printable designs these mason jar lights. You can download the free designs for both projects  there!

Download the free designs for both projects here!

If you make some fun July 4th decorations, tag us on instagram @apieceofrainbow. We would love to see you DIYs!

 blue red white stars and stripe american flag inspired july 4th mason jar lights table centerpiece

Have a fabulous holiday! See you next week!

9 Comments

  1. Wow, these are beautiful. I can see them throughout the back yard, or at a camp site. Super cute and looks easy enough.

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