I found another use for jars at your outdoor picnic/barbecue, this time from Good Housekeeping:
To hold your silverware of course! And the ribbon is a cute touch. I saw the image on Gordon's Gossip and I knew I had to check out the rest of the party.
They used a little more ribbon to decorate some white paper lanterns:
Made a cute table runner with some crepe paper:
And used red and white dishtowels as a hanger for some blue hydrangeas:
(Can I just say, on a side note, that I LOVE that Costco sells Hydrangeas here!)
You can check out these and the rest of their great ideas HERE.