Mason jars with handles – Use of Mason jars at a wedding to create a relaxed, rustic feel at the event. If you are planning a summer wedding, or with a country theme, and has placed a quantity of spent Mason jars, check each one carefully before using it. Damaged containers may break when subjected to heat or pressure. Make sure none of your Mason jars are damaged by rubbing lip of the jar with your finger to find small chips and holding each one up to the light to check for hairline cracks.
Mason jars with handles filled about 1/3 of the way with sand, candy, rock salt, sugar, coffee beans, pasta, or lavender petals can be used as votive candle holders to add sparkle to the wedding or reception venue. Tie a ribbon at the top of the jar to make it coordinate with your wedding colors. The pots can be used on tables, at the bar or at the buffet. Or twisting a wire handles around the top of the jar and uses it to hang votives from branches for an outdoor event.
Mason jars make excellent vases for a country-themed or casual summer wedding. Use a grouping of different sizes of jars to create a dramatic event, or a single pot in the center of the guest tables. Mason jars with handles are easy to decorate with ribbon or lengths of tulle, or let their homely simplicity shine on their own.