Create your own chalkboard jars!

Create your own chalkboard jars!


Posted 28th October

Give your groceries a makeover with some stylish DIY chalkboard labels…

 

Save on plastic packaging and make your kitchen shelves extra-special with the help of these chalkboard jars!

With just a few simple products, you can transform your glass jars into some stylish storage solutions for your groceries, or everyday items.

Take a look at our step-by-step guide below and get crafting this week!

 

How to create chalkboard jars

You'll need:

- Rust-Oleum Chalkboard Paint, Black

- Storage jars

- Masking tape

- Chalk

 

Method:

1. Using masking tape, mark out the shape for your chalkboard labels, covering any area you do not wish to paint.

2. Move the jars to a well-ventilated space and place on top of a large dust sheet or some old newspapers. You may want to cover the surrounding area with additional dust sheets/newspaper to protect from spray mist.

3. Holding the can approximately 30cm away from the jars. Apply up to two coats of Rust-Oleum Chalkboard spray paint. Allow each coat to fully dry before applying the next.

4. Once fully dry, remove the masking tape and use the chalk to write a lable on of your choice!

 

Project and images courtesy of Rust-Oleum. Find more products at www.makeityours.co.uk.






Related articles

Phil Spencer spills his secrets on winter money saving …

Phil Spencer spills his secrets on winter money saving …


The best Advent Calendars of 2019

The best Advent Calendars of 2019


Pea blinis with Parma ham and fruity salsa

Pea blinis with Parma ham and fruity salsa


Low-sugar Christmas tiramisu

Low-sugar Christmas tiramisu


DECEMBER ISSUE ON SALE NOW! Just £1.99!

Subscribe to our newsletter