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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
This is Tayte (left) and Tegan (right) and they had a blast!
By Grandma J from Benson MN
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.
Note: Make sure all of the eggs are hard boiled before you start dyeing them.
Some of these dyes may not be good for eating the eggs afterwards, like the onion dyes.
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.
By Latrtatr from Loup City, NE
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!
I use my wonderful Pampered Chef egg separator to dye the Easter eggs. It's easy for children to handle, too!
By Las Vegas Angel
For beautiful dyed eggs, use the purchased tablet kind and follow the package directions except use two tablets per color (Buy two packages).
Using candle wax make lovely unique Easter eggs in multiple colors. This is a guide about DIY deluxe Easter eggs.
Jazz up your Easter eggs with stickers. Use small mini-stickers and add stars, dots, flowers, etc. to simple colored eggs.
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!
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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