Yes, I’m serious, Mason Jars are the #1 accessory to have on hand when Entertaining Sonoma Style™. They are most versatile and inexpensive, yet can serve a multitude of functions when putting together a casually chic party or major event here in wine country.
What can you use mason jars for? Well, here are a few ideas:
- to hold flowers
- to drink out of
- to pre mix drinks, cover and keep in a tub of ice
- to hold food
- to hold utensils and napkins, then use as a drinking glass
- to use for lighting with candles
- to create a lighting fixture
- to create center pieces with
- to pre make desserts
As for the rest of your home? They can be used to store all kinds of things from body scrubs and bathroom essentials; office supplies to tools, screws and other workshop items. Where can you get them? Any place that has canning equipment like a local hardware store, local flea markets or garage sales, and of course on line from amazon.com to other canning sites.
For more inspiration and ideas to Entertain Sonoma Style™ follow my pinterest board! In the meantime, for more mason jar ideas, take a look at the video below…and tell me, what else could you use mason jars for?