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15 Egg-cellent Easter Egg Craft Ideas

Apr 11 2014 - 1:57pm

When it comes to decorating Easter eggs, it's easy to buy a coloring kit at the store and call it a day. This year, why not try something that's just as simple but way more stylish? From glitter and gold to floral prints, there are plenty of creative ways to style your eggs this Easter. Check out these 15 egg-traordinary ideas!

Source: The American Egg Board [1]

Chalkboard Painted Eggs

Write sweet messages to your tots on these chalkboard eggs [2].

Source: Apartment Therapy [3]

The Golden Egg

These eggs may look like a million bucks [4], but they cost less than $10 to make!

Source: Little Inspiration [5]

Spring Stenciling

Give the traditional dye job an upgrade with the easy addition of contact-paper motifs [6].

Source: One Charming Party [7]

Glittery Polka Dots

Give your eggs a glitz makeover with some sparkly polka dots [8].

Source: Domestifluff [9]

Paper Punch Eggs

Styrofoam forms provide the base for these clever, crafty eggs [10].

Source: Nikki, In Stitches [11]

A Family Affair

Rather than personalizing eggs with names, do it with a photo [12]. We swear it's easier than it seems!

Source: The American Egg Board [13]

Eggs Au Naturel

Green moms will love these eco-friendly eggs [14], which use fruits and veggies instead of artificial dyes.

Photo: Sarah Lipoff

Neon Dipped Eggs

Have an on-trend Easter with this neon dip-dye technique [15].

Source: The Merriment Blog [16]

Wrap Party!

Got some bubble wrap lying around? Coat it with acrylic paint, and gently roll an egg over it to create this cool pattern [17].

Source: The American Egg Board [18]

Twine Time

Wrapping plastic Easter eggs in brightly colored baker's twine [19] gives them a rustic, homespun look.

Source: Landeelu [20]

A Rainbow Surprise

This craft [21] takes a little extra time and effort, but your kids will adore cracking these eggs, which reveal hidden surprises!

Source: Not Martha [22]

Nature-Inspired Silhouettes

Herbs or other small, flat leaves provide the stencils for these pretty prints [23].

Source: Spoonful [24]

Nail Polish Eggs

Don't waste money on store-bought dyes! Instead, use your nail polish collection [25] to create a masterpiece.

Source: Little Inspiration [26]

ABCs and 123s

If your penmanship isn't up to par, place number or letter stickers [27] on eggs before dipping them into egg dye.

Source: The American Egg Board [28]


Get your hands on a few rolls of washi tape [29], and go to town — no messy dye required!

Source: Lovely Indeed [30]

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