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DIY Halloween Jar Topper Idea

Jane and Sonja
Create your own Halloween treat jars with this sweet little craft.
5 from 1 vote


  • Set of 3 Different Sized Jars 250ml, 500ml and 750ml without shoulders; with lids
  • Multi Surface paint in black and two shades of purple we used DecoArt Americana Multi Surface Satin Paint in Black Tie, Iris and Eggplant
  • Glitter Paint in purple and black we used DecoArt Galaxy Glitter in Purple Eclipse and Black Hole
  • Paintbrush
  • Set of 3 Decorative 3D wood houses 2” size
  • Hot glue gun with clear glue sticks
  • Halloween themed Washi tape
  • Decorative Moss


  • Thoroughly wash jars with soap and hot water and let them dry completely before using.
  • Paint the surface the wood houses in a mix of purples and black using Multi Surface Satin paint. Allow the paint to dry.
  • Add a coat of glitter paint over the painted wood houses. Allow the paint to dry.
  • Cut a strip of Washi tape and wrap it around the mason jar lid. Repeat for all lids.
  • Apply a dab of glue to the bottom of the painted house and press it on to the top of the lid. Repeat for all houses.
  • Glue some moss to the top of the lids next to the houses.
  • Fill jars with Halloween colored treats and candies and seal with the lids.
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