27 Egg Decorating Ideas for a Hoppy Easter

By: Bridget Herbig, Editor for

Naturally Inspired Easter EggsThe Easter Bunny will be hopping around before you know it, leaving eggs here and there. There’s no better time than now to start looking into egg decorating ideas. You could go the old-fashioned route and dip eggs in dye or try some of the crafty methods in our list of 27 Egg Decorating Ideas for a Hoppy Easter!

Egg decorating ideas come in all forms, whether you paint eggs or wrap them in tissue. Create your own eggs out of fabric or decorate plastic ones if you want to keep them for future use. This way if some bunny forgets where an egg is hidden, you’ll be sure it won’t go rotten. Create egg decorations like wreaths and place card holders to welcome guests that decide to hop on over.


27 Egg Decorating Ideas for a Hoppy Easter


27 Egg Decorating Ideas for a Hoppy Easter
Table of Contents

Colorful Egg Designs for Your Easter Basket

Fabric Spring Eggs

Easter Egg Designs with Yarn

Egg Decorations for Your Home


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Colorful Egg Designs for Your Easter Basket

 Colorful Swirls Marbled EggsWater Color Easter Eggs

The traditional way of coloring Easter eggs is to take hard boiled eggs and dip them in various dyes. There are, however, other egg decorating ideas you can use to create colorful egg designs. One unique egg decorating idea is to use paint or tissue paper to create swirls all over a hard boiled or wooden egg. You could also get in touch with nature by collecting leaves and flowers to adhere to a few dyed eggs with Mod Podge. Pop a few of these crafty Easter eggs into your Easter baskets and you’ll be set for Easter Sunday!

Fabric Spring Eggs

Retro Fabric Easter EggsFelt Egg Chicks

Some of the prettiest details can be found in fabric, and it can be a bit hard to replicate some of those patterns. Fabric spring eggs are the solution! Instead of painting real eggs, gather fabric scraps from around your home and use them to form these nifty egg patterns. They’ll be the perfect little decorations to leave out on tables. This is one egg decorating idea that you can use all spring long!

Easter Egg Designs with Yarn

 Bunny Knit Egg CoziesSimply Pretty Crochet Egg Covers

Although it may not be obvious, there is a definite connection between decorative sheep and eggs; they are both perfect for spring and Easter! Fluffy little sheep romp around throughout the spring. Their pretty wool gives us yarn to craft, which is exactly what these Bunny Knit Cozies are made from! Swaddle your eggs with yarn to give them a soft and cozy look with this warm Easter egg design.

Egg Decorations for Your Home

 Paper Dot EggsBaker's Twine Easter Eggs

Who says that Easter eggs are only for eating? Use a Nesting Egg Place Card Holder to reserve seating at your Easter dinner table. You have to admit that egg decorations are fun whether you can eat them or not. You could also try hanging some cute Easter decorations on your windows or doors to welcome your visitors with an array of pastel colors. Easter egg decorating will never be boring again!


Still need more Easter crafts to help you celebrate? Don't miss our amazing collection of 50 Cute Craft Ideas for Easter!


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