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Keepsakes Jar

Give a plain jar new life with a little creativity. Aleene’s® Tacky Glue helps you adhere fun accents to the outside before you fill the inside with whatever your heart desires!



1. Cut approximate 2” strip from shopping bag. Crinkle for texture. Press flat again with fingers.

2. Wrap crinkled paper to fit around jar and add 1” for overlap. Cut to fit.

3. Wrap paper around jar and use Aleene’s® Tacky Glue® to adhere overlap.

4. Glue doily in place over paper.

5. Cut pansies images from seed packet.

6. Glue pansies in place over doily.

7. Wrap twine several times around jar and tie into bow.

8. If desired, cut planting notes from seed packet and attach to jar with clothespin.


  • Scissors
  • Ball jar with lid
  • Pansies seed pack
  • Cooking twine
  • Ace Hardware brown shopping bag
  • Regency paper doilies
  • Wood clothespin

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