Easter is a fun and colourful time of year where baby chickens and soft cuddly rabbits become tokens of happiness and renewal. It also means chocolate and coloured eggs! This year why not try something a bit different and new with one of these neat DIY easter egg delights.

Glitter Eggs

Coating Easter eggs with glitter provides a sparkling alternative to coloring them with dyes. Powdered glitter comes in an array of colors, which can be mixed to create different shades. For added shimmer, combine colored glitter with either gold or silver glitter. Instructions.

Glitter Easter Eggs

Naturally Dyed Easter Eggs

Use this quick and simple recipe to create coloured easter eggs using natural, safe and clean things you probably already have! Instructions.

Naturally Dyed Easter Eggs

Pantone Easter Eggs

These ones are so simple we don’t even need to give you a link. Just match the dye as best you can to the Pantone colour you want and use a black marker to write [in as best Pantone font you can] below it as in the photo. Your designer/geeky friends will adore you even more than they already do!

Pantone Easter Eggs

Silhouette Easter Eggs

Fond of the olden days when a kind word meant something and ladies wore 17 layers. Well we only like the kind words bit and love these simple and stylish silhouette easter eggs. Instructions.

Silhouette Easter Eggs

Hanging Easter Garden

Turn eggshells into delightful little hanging bundles of colour and life with these easy directions from Gardenista.comInstructions.

Hanging Easter Egg Garden