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Christmas Gifts In A Jar : Non-Edible Ideas

If you’re tired of the same ole wrapper and bowl combo for your Christmas gifts, you might wanna try putting your gifts in a jar this year. All of these fun gift ideas are non-edible and perfect to give for any occasion.

Christmas Gifts In A Jar : Non-edible Ideas

Skip the holiday shopping craze and go with a DIY gift instead!

This roundup is full of lots of cute ways you can package food items and make them gifts in a jar, all non-edible ideas.

So many great options, especially if you know someone who loves to pamper themselves.

12 Fantastic Non-Edible Christmas Gifts in a Jar Ideas

Homemade Bath Fizzies

(not shown in a jar but would package perfectly in one)


Potpourri In a Jar
Marci Coombs


DIY Hand Soap & Dispenser
The Happier Homemaker

“Nothing beats a relaxing bath at the end of a long week. These Homemade Bath Salts are the perfect addition to your blissful escape… and they also make a fabulous Gift in a Jar, too!” – The FrugalGirls

Jasmine Bath Salts
The Frugal Girls

Chocolate Face Mask recipe with a birthday quote tag attached
“This gift is versatile for any occasion and can be gifted to your girlfriends, family, teachers, neighbors almost anyone. Even more fabulous–it costs under $5 to make, and I have a coordinating printable to make it super simple to gift.  Be sure to make some for yourself while you’re at it!” – TidyMom

Chocolate Face Mask
Tidy Mom

“Sooth dry winter skin with an easy-to-make homemade sugar scrub.  It can exfoliate and repair dry skin for only pennies to make, and dress them up for a beautiful homemade gift anyone would love to receive.” -TidyMom

Cinnamon Vanilla Sugar Scrub
Tidy Mom

Love this “loves to bake” idea! The Gunny Sack also shares other great ideas to package in a jar as well such as Loves to craft, etc.

Loves to Bake Gift Idea
The Gunny Sack


Manicure In A Jar
Emma Courtney


Beginners Sewing Kit
Smashed Peas and Carrots

Now I know a few girls (my daughter and nieces) who would love this gift.

DIY Playdough Mix
The Frugal Girls


Homemade Laundry Detergent
Great Oak Circle

Don’t forget the men in your life, they love a good useful gift as well.

Pampering In A Jar (for men)
The Gunny Sack


Looking for more gifts in a jar ideas? Be sure to pop over and check out our other gifts in a jar that are food-related.


Holiday Gift Guide: Food Gifts In A Jar

If you enjoy these gifts in a jar ideas then be sure to pop over and check out these other ideas for gift giving as well.


Wednesday 10th of December 2014

These are great and I am going to make some of these. Pinning.