Be inspired… create with Kilner

This week we chat to Elizabeth Whieldon, Senior Product Manager at Kilner, to discover her favourite ways of using these super-stylish storage jars.

Cherry Casey‘I love seeing the enjoyment people get out of their Kilner jars, and find learning about all the different ways of using them fascinating. People surprise me every day with their new ideas. Here are a few of my favourites:’


1. Beautiful vase

Paint your Kilner jars (see tutorial video above) and make fun and feminine floral displays.

Kilner jar cocktail2. Memory jar

Fill your Kilner jar with fond photographs and mementos.

3. Killer Kilner cocktails

Because all cocktails look, feel and probably taste better in a jar…

4. Halloween trick-or-treat jar

Give those little ghosts and ghouls a Kilner treat.

5. For added flavour

Hot chocolate gift kilner jar ideaInfuse oils with herbs and spices and bring out the flavours in your food.

6. Hot chocolate gift

Layer the dry ingredients of a delicious hot chocolate recipe in your Kilner jar. Add a ribbon, plus a label with the wet ingredients you will need to add to the mix, to make a tasty, fun gift for friends or family.

7. Bonfire Night with a bang

Serve winter warmer tipples for Bonfire Night in our Kilner drinks dispenser and enjoy with friends as you watch the fireworks.


Three key pieces:

Kilner Round Klip-top Glass Storage Jar 1.5L Kilner Clip Top Round Glass Jar 1L Kilner 0.125L Klip Top Round Jar


Kilner 0.125 litre Klip Top Round Jar, £2.25; Kilner Clip Top Round Glass Jar 1 litre, £2.79; Kilner Round Klip-top Glass Storage Jar 1.5 litre, £4