We are big Butterfly fans around here and what could be cuter than these adorable Butterfly Glass Jars. You’ll love this stunning DIY..
These Butterfly Glass Jars and Vases are pretty as a picture and they’re so easy to make yourself plus they are very inexpensive!
All you need is a few Glass Jars, some twigs, a Glue Gun and Artificial or some Craft Butterflies.
You can even make your Butterflies from plastic bottles and paint with nail polish. Be sure to scroll our page in its entirety, you will find lots of inspiration to get your creative juices flowing!
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You are going to love the results and you could even use an oil and water to create a snow globe effect. However you decide to display them, you have the ability to be creative with this project. We just know you will come up with some great ideas!
We have also included Crepe Paper Butterflies further down our page also. They will also work very well for this project. You will find them at the end of our post. Be sure to view our page in its entirety so that you don’t miss a single great idea.
How To Make Butterfly Glass Jars
- Butterflies in Various Colors
- Green Moss
- Hot Glue Gun and Glue Sticks
- Wire Cutters
- Cardboard for the circular base
- Glass Jar(s) that you have on hand
Butterly Jars Video Tutorial
We have included a Video to show you how easy these Butterfly Jars are to make. Click ‘Play’ below to view now ⇓
The best part about this project is how simple it is. Simply turn your jar upside down and trace the base of your jar on a piece of cardboard. Use your glue gun to attach some moss.
You can even cut a styrofoam ball in half or use something similar to create a mound for your moss for an added effect.
Butterfly Glass Jar via Martha Stewart
Next, you will glue your twigs to your mound. You could also use wire in place of twigs. Now the fun part, add your butterflies.
Butterfly Jar Terrarium via ‘House of Jade’
Place them so that they are displayed at their best. Once complete glue your cardboard base into your lid if you have one or simply pop the jar over the top of your centerpiece. Continue scrolling for more great ideas.
Butterfly Glass Jar via Hearts Desires At Home
via Hobby Lobby
Here’s some more beautiful inspiration that we found on Stoned Affection
These beautiful Butterfly Jar Terrariums were found on Craft Home and Gardens Site.
Crepe Paper Butterflies via Oh Happy Day
get tutorial — Plastic Butterflies Tutorial
Here’s another beautiful version in blue. You can also grab some free printables on the site.