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11 Amazing Easter Eggs

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11 Amazing Easter Eggs

Representing the rebirth of Earth and the start of new life, eggs are celebrated and decorated in a variety of countries and cultures throughout the world.

Perhaps some of the most impressive designs are known as Pysanka. These Ukrainian treasures (examples above) are hollowed-out eggs decorated with traditional Ukrainian folk designs; they are dyed with a method using beeswax to carefully create intricate patterns. Traditionally, dyes were made from natural ingredients, like dried plants, onion skins, and roots, and were created from secret recipes passed down from generations. Many Eastern European cultures also create elaborate egg decorations using beeswax.

Click through to see a creative collection of eggs, including some disguised as penguins, robots, chicks and more.

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8:25AM PDT on Mar 30, 2013

amazing is the word

2:49PM PDT on Mar 29, 2013

Great ideas,maybe I'll try some at home.Thanks for sharing

9:59AM PDT on Mar 29, 2013

the chicks are the cutest!

7:11AM PDT on May 8, 2012

Beautiful - thanks for posting

9:13AM PDT on May 1, 2012

Wonderful! These made me smile. Someone's had a lot of fun!

10:20PM PDT on Apr 10, 2012

Page 11, that is a Dalek, from Doctor Who, not R2D2 from Star Wars. So the Quote below it is from the wrong show/movie. Other then that they are all beautiful

7:23PM PDT on Apr 10, 2012


9:30AM PDT on Apr 10, 2012

Very creative ! I like the beaded chicks.

3:19PM PDT on Apr 9, 2012

Happy Easter! Absolutly amazing... 00000

2:05PM PDT on Apr 9, 2012

Beautiful, thank you!

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