Be sure to check out the first freebie here at Free the Diva - It is a printable custom designed set of vintage labels for jars or canisters. Give your kitchen or pantry a new look! And it is easy and cheap! See the Freebies page to download the file and get instructions on how to get the look here.
I was inspired on this amazingly awesome vintage look by Angie at the Country Chic Cottage. Her article is great with lots of pictures and step by step instructions. You can see her post and the labels she used for the DIY Vintage label look here: http://www.thecountrychiccottage.net/2012/04/diy-vintage-labels-with-bo-bunny-and.html#
I hope you enjoy!