It’s that time again – time to gather those eggs and think about how you want to decorate them for Easter. While the traditional way of dyeing in a vinegar based dye is always good, there are many other ways that you can make those eggs really stand out.
We have collected 80 different ways that you can decorate your eggs this Easter that are fun and creative. Kids will love them and you will adore the different ways of making your eggs a bit more unique than last year.
Whether you like glitter, stenciling or you really do prefer the vinegar based dyes that you used when you were a kid, you are sure to find a decorating idea that you will love. Take a look at the different ways that you can make your eggs extra special this year. There is a decorating idea for every preference and many that may really blow your mind.
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Bling Easter Eggs
Make those eggs really special by adding a little bling. If you aren’t decorating eggs for an egg hunt but you just want a few sitting around for decoration, you can make these from wooden eggs that you can buy at most craft stores. You just choose the bling that you want and go to town making your eggs fabulous. These are great for centerpieces or to decorate that Easter tree or you could bling a few for your Easter egg hunt.
Instructions – Landeeseelandeedo
Natural Sienna Easter Eggs
If you want something a bit more elegant and sophisticated, these sienna eggs are perfect. They turn out gorgeous and the best part is that they are completely non-toxic and easy to create. If you are hosting an egg hunt for grown-ups or you just want something a bit different than the traditional pastel and bright colors, sienna eggs are the perfect alternative and you can get really creative with their design.
Instructions – Hwtm
Snorkeling Easter Eggs
For something really unique and fun, why not turn your hard boiled eggs into little divers? This project makes adorable Easter eggs that are as fun to look at as they are to hunt. You just have to dye the eggs in the appropriate pattern and then add a few embellishments to make them look like little snorkelers. The design gives them a “Despicable Me” minion look as well.
Instructions – Spoonful
Neon Easter Eggs
Instead of traditional pastels, why not go unique with neon colors? These neon eggs are fun and creative and will certainly stand out so they may be a bit easier to find on those egg hunts. You will need a few supplies like paper bags and cardboard to create the neon dyed look but the process is relatively easy and perfect for school aged children.
Instructions – Ohjoy
Elegant and Artistic Easter Eggs
These black and white eggs are both elegant and really creative. If you prefer something a bit less colorful for your Easter eggs, black and white is certainly the way to go. The design is completely up to you so you can make them all match or have a modge-podge of different designs. This is a great modern look to the traditional Easter egg and one that is sure to get you quite a few compliments.
Instructions – Obviouslysweet
Lace Covered Easter Eggs
For something really elegant, lace is always a good thing. Lace covered Easter eggs are sure to be a hit and they are really easy to create. You will want to dye the eggs so that the lace shows up well and then it is just a matter of choosing the lace that you want to display on your eggs. Bright pastel colors work very well and will really show off the lace.
Instructions – Celebratingeverydaylife
Metallic Easter Eggs
Want something really modern and unique? Try these metallic dipped Easter eggs. They are bright and colorful and are sure to be a hit at your egg hunt. Gold and silver give your eggs a really sophisticated look and you can draw any design that you want. Polka dots and stripes work really well or you can be really creative and go for a more complicated design.
Instructions – Bhg
Mario Easter Eggs
If your kids (or you) are fans of Super Mario Bros., you can create Easter eggs that show off your passion. Imagine adding Mario, Luigi and the rest of the gang to your Easter egg hunting fun. These eggs are colorful and very creative and are sure to be a huge hit with your egg hunting guests. Just choose your favorite characters from the Super Mario Bros. games or make an egg for every character if you want.
Instructions – Instructables
Gorgeous Polka Dot Easter Eggs
Whatever color you choose to dye your eggs, they will look great with little polka dots on them. If you are planning an Easter breakfast or brunch, these decorated eggs will look perfect on the table. They can be done in any color and the white polka dots really make them stand out. If you have polka dotted tableware, you can dye the eggs to match. They are sure to bring fun to the table.
Instructions – Larecetadelafelicidad
Decoupage Easter Eggs
Decoupage is fun and gives you the chance to be really creative. With just a little imagination, you can create very unique and beautiful decoupage Easter eggs. This is a great project for older children as cutting will be needed. Choose your cuttings from fabric or even magazines if you want and then affix them to your eggs. There is no limit to the pictures that you can use for this project.
Instructions – Dizzymaiden