DIY Apothecary Halloween Candy Jar with Mod Podge and Burlap

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All we need now is some Candy Corn!  This altered apothecary jar is perfect for holding candies or vase fillers like acorns and mini pinecones.  The key shape is one of our Mod Podge Podgeables!

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What you will need:

Glass jar
Burlap fabric
Mod Podge ® Fabric, 8 oz.
Foam paintbrush
Scrapbook paper
Halloween paper tags
Mod Podge ® Gloss, 8 oz.
Mod Podge ® Acrylic Shapes – Designer Shapes
Hot glue
Mod Podge ® 3 Piece Silicone Finger Caps
Silk flowers



1. Trim the burlap to fit around the jar. Apply a coat of Mod Podge Fabric to the back of the burlap and position onto the jar. Smooth any wrinkles with your finger. Allow to dry.

2. Cut strips of scrapbook paper to fit around the jar and stems of the jar. Apply Mod Podge Gloss to the backs, position onto the jar, smooth with your fingers, Allow to dry. Top-coat with more Mod Podge if desired. Apply Mod Podge to the back of the paper tag and glue to the burlap.

3. Mod Podge scrapbook paper to the back of a Podgeable Key and a tag to the top of the key. Allow to dry. Tie around the jar with ribbon.

4. Using hot glue and Hot Glue Finger Caps, glue embellishments to the design. Add strips of ribbon, gems and silk flowers.