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Leaf Strike-Anywhere Match Jar

Cluster a bunch of matches in a jar with a leaf label (for striking) as an extra-special housewarming or hostess gift.

Photography: Aaron Dyer

Source: Martha Stewart Living, November 2014


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  • Glass jar (Pictured: Mini round glass jar with latch, by Artminds, $1,

  • Fine-grit sandpaper

  • Craft glue

  • Scissors

  • Pencil


  1. Print our template, then cut out.

  2. Trace template onto fine-grit sandpaper.

  3. Adhere the leaf cutout to a jar with craft glue. Fill with "strike anywhere" matches.

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