Mason Jars are having — and have been having for quite a while — what could begrudgingly be called a “moment.” Even The New York Times called them “prized collectibles,” so you know it’s real. And hey, justifiably so! They’re classic Americana or what have you, an easy vessel to drink stuff out of, and an attractive place to put tea lights or plants if that’s your thing. Also, as originally intended, great for storing preserves and things that have been pickled. Truly, we get it.
However, as trend chasers, internet denizens, and craft enthusiasts are wont to do, some people have carried it much, much too far. Before we all take a needed breather from this whole thing, a look at the greatest offenders.