37 Adorable And Unexpected Easter Egg DIYs
You’ve been painting your eggs basic pastels for way too long. Time to crack (HA) that less-than-exciting tradition once and for all.
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1. Stamped Easter Eggs
2. Decoupage Easter Eggs
This is a great, small-surface-area way to try decoupage if you’ve never done it before (and an easy way to impress everyone if you have). Directions here.
3. Paper Napkin Decoupage Easter Eggs
This is even easier, since all you need are napkins. Directions here.
5. Washi Tape Easter Eggs
8. Silk-Tie-Dyed Easter Eggs
This is a super cool and easy trick; just don’t use a tie anybody would actually miss. Directions here.
10. Pantone Easter Eggs
12. Gilded Easter Eggs
Pay homage to whatever fairy tale has that goose that lays golden eggs. Directionshere.
15. Easter Egg Love Note
Again with the egg puns. (I was going to write “egg-gain” but I didn’t because I care about you.) From Marta Writes.
16. Knitted Easter Eggs
Bonus: even if you drop them all, they won’t shatter. Pattern available from The Purl Bee.
19. Embroidered Easter Eggs
This project involves a drill and a whole lot of precision, but the results are completely adorable. Directions from Design Sponge.
21. Peep Cake Pops
So cute that you won’t want to eat them. Alternatively, so cute that you’ll derive a twisted sense of pleasure from eating them. Directions here.
27. Temporary Tattoo Easter Eggs
This is seriously the coolest, easiest egg-decorating trick ever. Directions fromCountry Living.
28. Natural-Plant-Dyed Easter Eggs
Carrots, blueberries, spinach and even red wine can all become dye. Find out how to easily and cheaply make your own here.
30. Easter Egg Votives
Perfect for when the egg hunt is over, you’ve changed out of your Sunday best, and you’re ready to chow down on some chocolate by candlelight. Directions here.
31. Fabric-Wrapped Easter Eggs
It looks just as pretty while you’re making it as when it’s done. Directions here.
35. Felted Easter Eggs
The only drawback with these cuties is that you won’t be able to stop petting them. WEIRD. Directions here.
37. Dip-Dyed Easter Eggs
If you can’t bring yourself to give up the pastels, punch them up this way. Directionshere.