August 6, 2014

Canning Jar Gift Labels {Easy}

This was the first year I thought to make a simple decorative label to go with the canning jars when we gave peanut butter sauce as a gift.  To make the label, I traced the outside of the canning ring on scrapbook paper and cut inside the circle I drew.  

The scrapbook paper provided the nice touch these needed and couldn't be easier to do.
Decorate canning jars with scrapbook paper when giving as gifts.
Strawberry jam, peanut butter sauce, and even homemade applesauce have been nice gifts.  I must say, I had the greatest feedback when we gave the peanut butter sauce to teachers this year.  I was even asked for the recipe.

Do you give food gifts?  What is your go-to?
~ Annette
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8 comments:

  1. I've never actually tried canning (yet). I think I should give it a try, though. It seems like it's fun. I love your labels. =0)

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  2. Love the labels! Very cute! I have not attempted canning yet. :) Oh and I L-O-V-E peanut butter. LOL!

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  3. Adorable labels! and that reminds me it's time for me to start making some of those for fall hostess gifts! Hmmmm....what to do for fall. Now ya got me thinking!

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  4. I do can and giveaway canned goods as gifts. these are so sweet!

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  5. I love these - they would make wonderful gifts.

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  6. Everyone's canning recently. I feel like I am missing out. Those are such pretty creative labels.

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  7. These are so cute. I love them! Thanks for sharing!

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  8. Thanks for all of your encouragement. You don't even have to can to give a gift in a jar! It could be a pretty scarf or ...

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