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Using candle wax make lovely unique Easter eggs in multiple colors. This is a guide about DIY deluxe Easter eggs.
This is a good idea if you do not want to stain your hands with food colouring. Put your egg inside the whisk and dip it into a cup, then take it out when your ready. It's also easier for younger ones to handle.
By coville123 from Brockville, Ontario
I just saw this tip in a magazine, I sure wish I'd thought of it when my kids were little!
This is Tayte (left) and Tegan (right) and they had a blast!
By Grandma J from Benson MN
This is a great idea! Even if the weather is a little cooler, you could put old sweatshirts on the little ones. As long as it isn't raining or anything, of course. And it gets the kids outdoors for some fresh air, too.
Once your Easter eggs are peeled you lose that pretty color, why not color the eggs after they are peeled and take that color to the dinner table for all to enjoy. I use food coloring so I know it is safe to consume.
If you want that old fashioned country look on your Easter eggs, just use brown eggs, dye them in 1 cup cold water, several drops of food coloring and a tablespoon of white vinegar.
It's getting to be time for dyeing Easter eggs with the kids. Here are some techniques for getting some unique looking eggs for the baskets. Be sure to post your favorite tips here too.
This is an Easter tip for those who color a lot of eggs. Use your mini-muffin pan to hold your eggs so they can dry!
For beautiful dyed eggs, use the purchased tablet kind and follow the package directions except use two tablets per color (Buy two packages).
I know that it costs a bit more than the .99 cent egg dye, but trust me the cups themselves last a long time. We bought the egg dyeing kit that came with the egg cups five years ago, and they are still in perfect condition.
Make unique Easter eggs for easter or just for fun!
Jazz up your Easter eggs with stickers. Use small mini-stickers and add stars, dots, flowers, etc. to simple colored eggs.
If kids stop by and you need a quick and easy project that's done with supplies you already have around the house, here's a less messy way to color Easter eggs.
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