Egg-stravagant Designs: 10 Trending DIY Easter Egg Ideas

By Stephanie Schiraldi on March 24, 2016

Dissolvable dye tablet kits? No, thanks. Try something new with these trending Easter egg ideas that are fun and easy for the whole family. Plus, our decorating DIYs offer plenty of no-dye options to help you stay mess free!


No-Dye Easter Eggs

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Say no to messy dyes and decorate eggs with tissue paper or colorful gingham washi tape.

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Traditional Easter Eggs

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Get back to basics with these easy dyed eggs—or mix it up with an ombre look!



Swirl Easter Eggs

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Food coloring + shaving cream = dreamy pastel swirls to dress up your egg hunt.

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Silk Dyed Eggs

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Wrap your eggs in an old silk scarf and boil with vinegar to transfer your favorite designs on to the egg.

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Easter Eggs Decorated with Paper Napkins

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Dress your eggs in a patterned paper napkin for the easiest, most beautiful Easter eggs yet.

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Galaxy Easter Eggs

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For an out-of-this-world design, take a trip through outer space and let the galaxy inspire your eggs.

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Natural Easter Egg Dyes

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These all-natural dye recipes are made with household ingredients such as blueberries, apples and even onions.

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Marbled Indigo Eggs

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This marbled design is made with blue nail polish and can be replicated on real or faux eggs for a lasting creation.

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Dyed Minion Easter Eggs

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Transform your Easter eggs into these little Minions for a despicably darling idea your kids will love.

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Silhouette Sharpie Easter Eggs

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Ditch the mess with these stylishly simple Sharpie silhouette egg designs.

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