DIY Advent Calendar

How to create an easy and affordable DIY advent calendar with mason jars

DIY Advent Calendar

What you’ll need for the Mason Jar Advent Calendar:
– Mason jars (I used 125ml jars): http://bit.ly/1P0hXKx
– Aqua Pearl acrylic paint (optional): http://amzn.to/1N1pVMK
– Mother of Pearl acrylic paint (optional): http://amzn.to/1N1q2YF
– Activities (Printout of activities I made for mine): http://bit.ly/1I3Z9Ye
– Chocolates
– Tissue Paper
– Printout of numbers: http://bit.ly/1N1x3ZD

 

Step 1 – Paint the mason jar lids with acrylic paint

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Step 2 – Print the numbers from here: http://bit.ly/1N1x3ZD

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Step 3 – Cut out the numbers

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Step 4 – Fill the mason jars with little gifts. I used chocolate and activity suggestions

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Step 5 – Cut tissue paper into little squares

 

 

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Step 6 – Add little stickers to the back of the number to glue them onto the tissue paper

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Step 7 – Wrap the tissue paper around the jar and screw the lid back on top of the number

 

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Step 8 – Repeat until 24 jars are done =)

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Check out my video to watch how I made this advent calendar