Leftover food and tasty smoothies are nothing without mason jars, but you may not be aware of their many uses outside the kitchen.The versatile container has rapidly evolved from a simple canned necessity into a necessary wedding decoration, a simple craft project base, and an overall rural household staple for rustic weddings.There really is no limit to the number of mason jar wedding decorating ideas, all of which make you wonder why you didn't think of them in the first place.

Incorporating some mason jars, lace, ribbon or some twine into your wedding planning will make it a dream rustic themed event. There are many ways to use mason jars on your big day, like centerpieces, hanging decorations, aisle decorations, etc.  What’s even more exciting is that mason jars can work perfectly with candles.That’s my favorite part!

Mason Jar Centerpieces

Mason jars make a lovely centerpieces all on their own, grouped together, or paired with other items. They’re opening is very small so it doesn’t take a lot of flowers to fill a mason jar when you’re using it as a vase. You can wrap ribbon, lace, or twine around a mason jar to really dress it up.

6 Budget Ways to Use Mason Jars in Fall Rustic Wedding

Aisle Decorations

Mason jars make adorable aisle decorations because they hang so lovely from a shepherd’s hook. They also look great when they are placed on logs or on upside down buckets and they are easy to move so they can be repurposed for the reception.

6 Budget Ways to Use Mason Jars in Fall Rustic Wedding

Mason Jars Inspired Stationery

Mason jar inspired stationary is sure to set the right tone for your rustic wedding. It will give the sense to your guests that this is going to be a relaxed, rustic soirée and they should definitely attend.

6 Budget Ways to Use Mason Jars in Fall Rustic Wedding

Wedding Drinks

Your signature cocktail, peach tea, or fresh squeezed lemonade will taste so much better when it’s served from a mason jar. Dress them up with labels, fun straws, or have them etched or printed as a take-home favor for your guests.

6 Budget Ways to Use Mason Jars in Fall Rustic Wedding

Lights Up Decorations

Mason jars make amazing lighting accents. You can fill them with candles twinkly lights and you have an instant rustic inspired chandelier or accent lighting.

6 Budget Ways to Use Mason Jars in Fall Rustic Wedding

Favors

Mason jars can be filled with endless items, but their main function is to store food.Your guests will be so excited to eat that chocolate candy the day after your wedding.

6 Budget Ways to Use Mason Jars in Fall Rustic Wedding