34 Fabulous Ways to Color, Dye and Decorate Eggs for Easter

34 Fabulous and innovative ways to color, dye and 

decorate eggs for Easter.

Theresa from Shoestring Elegance makes these beautiful eggs using chalk paint!

Hot glue and Easter Eggs by Creative Connection for Kids

Lovely Indeed did some Washi tape Easter eggs. Cute as anything. Love 'em.

Dyeing eggs with old silk ties and scarves at My Baking Addiction. This is an amazing process.

Crackle eggs

Zim on a Whim has several GREAT IDEAS for egg coloring...

Once Upon a Time in a Bed of Wildflowers shows how to dye eggs the natural way.

DIY Pineapple Easter Eggs

Disney princess eggs... cute for the girls...

Wanna knit yourself an egg for Easter? Here is a pattern to do just that from Purl Bee.

Knit Easter Egg Ornaments | Purl Soho

Oleander and Palm painted chalkboard eggs. Yay. Little tiny egg chalkboards. She gives tips.

What did Craftberry Bush use to wrap these eggs with?

Want to learn how to SEW on eggs? You should take a look here. 

Design Sponge gives a full tutorial.

Beautiful lace egg dyeing technique.

Easter egg Krispie Treats... too cute to pass up even thought this is technically not egg dyeing there is plenty of COLOR in these "eggs".

Use beautiful paper napkins to decorate eggs... full tutorial here.

Or make a chicken egg.. too cute at BHG.

Silhouette eggs... full tutorial.

Graffiti eggs at Paper and Stitch blog.

Jennifer Rizzo and hand stamped eggs. Love them.... Jennifer shows how to do this, too.

Gold leaf eggs. Awesome. Tutorial.

Alderberry Hill and her embellished eggs. Gorgeous.

A Little Something in the Meantime is having fun with paint chips and she shows how you can too.

Vintage with Laces made some gorgeous eggs with a vintage flair. Lovely.

BHG. Cute and easy.

She Makes a Home made confetti eggs. Cool.

Primitive Easter Eggs by Live Randomly Simple
She also shows how to make a burlap bird's nest! Awesome!

egg basket 3

Decoupage eggs...  full tutorial here. These are so lovely.


Want to see a fun video on how to peel a hard boiled egg without peeling it?   15 second fun video.

Another 10 second video on how to peel an egg without peeling.

Now you have plenty (I think there are actually 35 egg decorating links) to keep you busy over the next 3 weeks or so. I'm so inspired. I have still lots of projects planned for Easter but I wanted to give you guys something to go on.. a lot of somethings to go on. 

Have you ever seen such beautifully decorated eggs? I'm amazed!

Will you be egg decorating or egg dyeing this Easter season?

Best wishes, 



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  1. Oh my! You gave me too many great choices of how to decorate my eggs this year. I don't know which one I will do. Thanks for the awesome list of ideas! Pinning :)

  2. So many great egg ideas.....thank you for posting them!

  3. Lots of fun ideas here - I like the chicks with the big feathery tails! I'm trying to imagine poking holes in eggs to stitch them and not cracking the eggs! Thanks for all the ideas, Linda.

    Crafty Journal

  4. Wow - great roundup! Thanks!

  5. There are so many great egg coloring ideas! Love the gold leaf eggs!

    I just did a post on coloring eggs with eye shadow.

  6. Oh My Gosh you have a great array of Easter eggs. I was trying to pick a favorite one and guess I will just have to go with the Chicken one. LOL Great Tutorial!
    Thank you for sharing with the Clever Chicks Blog Hop! I hope you’ll join us again next week!

    Kathy Shea Mormino
    The Chicken Chick

  7. These are such creative techniques! I miss dying eggs.
    Zespri New Zealand Kiwi fruit website

  8. Oh, WOW! So many different ideas for eggs! Pinned.

  9. Thank you for sharing. Happy Easter!


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