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One of the most fun and creative traditions of all time is decorating eggs for Easter. These DIY Easter Egg ideas will give you lots of help and advice on how to make something special this year. There is nothing wrong with the kits you can buy at the store, but you can make all sorts of designs using items you can find in your home. It’s a great way to save money and teach the kids to use their imaginations.
Oh, and you don’t even have to be a kid to decorate eggs! They are fun for adults and teens too. I’m excited for you to see these ideas because I know you are going to have so much enjoyment decorating.
What Supplies Do You Need for DIY Easter Egg Decorating?
Every Easter egg style is going to need different supplies, but generally speaking there’s a few items you’ll want on hand if you want to decorate eggs at this Easter.
- Easter egg decorating or dye kits make it easier since they come with most supplies you need
- Paint brushes in various sizes, if you plan on painting eggs rather than dying them
- Good quality food coloring in a variety of vibrant spring colors
- Plastic bowls in various sizes; ideally ones that you can wash easily or toss after you’re done
- Something to dip the eggs into the dye with
- Newspaper or another covering to protect your table
- Stickers (optional)
- Gloves (optional, but handy if you don’t want dye covered fingers)
Fantastic DIY Easter Egg Ideas
These fantastic DIY Easter Egg Ideas will keep the kids, teens, and adults busy! The end result is amazing and they will be so happy!
Mermaid Easter Eggs - Everyday Shortcuts
Mermaids are hot and I don't see them going out of style any time soon. Kids and teens will go wild for this design.
Dye Easter Eggs With Rice and Food Coloring
Using rice and food coloring will give the eggs a look that makes them appear like dinosaur eggs or something similar! They are awesome!
How to Make Silhouette Easter Eggs
The options are endless when it comes to these Easter Eggs with silhouettes!
Watercolor Drip Dyed Easter Eggs
Everyone who is making eggs will love being creative and making all sorts of cool designs.
How To Dye Easter Eggs With Crayons & Have Fun with It
These Easter eggs with crayons are so adorable and you can get as wild and creative as you want. So cute!
Shaving Cream Colored Easter Eggs
I love how unique the idea of using shaving cream is for decorating eggs. It's so much fun to play with too.
Learn How to Make DIY Dyed Ombre Easter Eggs – These Are So Cool!
The style of ombre anything is bound to be a huge hit! The result looks fabulous and they make for nice decorations too.
How to Dye Easter Eggs with Kool Aid
Get creative and use items from your pantry to decorate eggs. You'll be impressed with the look after they are done.
How to Naturally Dye Easter Eggs with Real Food
The naturally dye Easter eggs are made with food and they turn out so beautiful. It's a playful spin on traditional colored eggs.
Marble Easter Eggs with Nail Polish
I had never thought o fusing fingernail polish on eggs before, but it's a genius idea!
Tie-Dye is a blast no matter if you are making t-shirts or dying Easter eggs. Check them out.
Silk Tie Easter Eggs- Silk Dyed Eggs
I can't get enough of how gorgeous these silk dyed eggs are.
How to Dye Easter Eggs with Cool Whip!
Who knew you could break out the cool whip and transform the look of your eggs. So much fun!
Galaxy DIY Easter Eggs
Galaxy eggs are just plain awesome! Kids and teens of all ages will love this creative and unique style of decorating.
How To Make Beautiful Mosaic Eggs For Easter
Mosaic eggs are something you don't see every day. I love how they turned out and I think you will too.
How To Make Melted Crayon Easter Eggs -
You can do so many awesome things with melted crayons including decorating eggs.
Rainbow Easter Egg Decorating for Kids
These eggs are funky, vibrant, and playful. The kiddos will have a blast working on them.
How to Make Easy and Fun Tissue Paper Eggs
If you're looking for a project to keep the kids entertained for a while, these eggs are just what you need in your life.
Easy Easter Decorations: Glitter Eggs
Glitter never gets old! Especially, when it's used to decorate Easter eggs. Don't they look so pretty?
Now that you’ve been inspired by these fantastic DIY Easter Egg ideas, I’m sure you won’t have any trouble getting motivated to work on them. While you are at it, check out some of our other Easter related ideas: