27 Unique Ways To Decorate Easter Eggs

Easter Egg decorating has come a long way in recent years. Gone are the days of food coloring and vinegar water. There is no end to the unique ways you can decorate Easter Eggs and not just for hiding. Decorating Easter Eggs in now a part of Spring décor and for good reason.

a collage of decorated Easter eggs in bright colors

Pastel decorated Easter Eggs still remain close to the hearts of many but the creative manners in which to achieve those colors is limited only by imaginations.

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Boy coloring Easter eggs in colored water

Coloring Easter eggs is downright fun for children and those of us who remain a child at heart. When we turn on our creative juices, there is no telling the spectrum of colors your eggs can parade around in.

Colored Easter Eggs resting on a bed of coconut grass with candies
Silk Tie Colored Easter Eggs

Easter Egg Decorating Ideas

Who would have ever thought you could us an old silk tie to make a vibrant designed Easter Egg! It looks as if an artist painstakingly painted over them a period of hours or days. I decorated the above eggs with silk ties way back in 2012 before I ever even started this blog and I dug up the tutorial I used to share in the list below.

This list of ways to decorate Easter eggs includes both real and fake eggs. Some of the colors, the pastels, may look similar but the way to dye the eggs is very different. No egg dye kits are used in this collection, creative fun is what you will find here.

Gilded Easter Eggs are gorgeous and keep in mind you can use fake eggs for home décor you can use again and again.

Some of the cool egg designs include those adorable Hello Kitty eggs and the Pokemon eggs the kids will enjoy hunting.

Egg decorating ideas for adults are included like the shabby chic Easter eggs used for home décor and the blue and white hand drawn Easter eggs, those adorable decoupage eggs and please don’t miss the paper flower covered egg because it’s drop dead gorgeous.

Naturally dyed eggs and botanical eggs are included.

Toddlers can color eggs using the Rice Egg Dye tutorial which is also a sensory activity.

Unique Ways To Decorate Easter Eggs

Clever and unique ways to dye Easter Eggs. Creative ideas for decorating Easter eggs, both fake eggs and the real ones.

This year I will be dying Easter Eggs in rice with our little toddler grandson. I love the idea and he won’t have to get his fingers colored in the process.

I also adore those shabby chic eggs for home décor. There are too many ways to color eggs for me to pick favorites. I hope you found something new to try this year also.

Decorate some Easter eggs, real or fake no matter your age and enjoy the season.

More Ways To Celebrate Easter

Set an Easter Kids Table like this one with lots of fun and whimsical touches they will enjoy.

Make an Easter Bunny Cake together like this one with the kiddos. It was our family tradition as long as all the grandkids were growing up and it created fond memories.

Make Pastel Rainbow Deviled Eggs for a little Easter food fun. Everyone wants to eat these pretty eggs. Recipe included for Southern Deviled Eggs.

DIY these Easter Bunny popping out of the grass Flower Pails for tabletop Easter Decor. They are a Dollar Tree craft that look expensive.

See our Easter Bunny Giving Out Eggs Tablescape for table decor ideas to set a fun mood on Easter for your family.

Easter Sunday is always a busy day. Cook your Easter Ham in the Crockpot using this easy recipe for Brown Sugar & Pineapple Glazed Ham.

Thank you for sharing!

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  1. What fun ways to decorate Easter eggs. PINNED! Thank you for including my all-natural method. My heart is full of gratitude! Hugs, Holly

    1. Michelle, I would not have ever thought to use bubble wrap to decorate Easter eggs and the colors are so pretty. I love all of the unique ideas.

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