3 Unusual Eco-Easter Egg Projects

Itís time to get cracking on creating beautiful Easter eggs. With Easter just a few days away, check out some of these Easter facts. Then dig into all the natural egg goodness of eco-DIYing Easter eggs.

5 Facts About Easter Celebrations

1. Eggs represent rebirth. The tradition of giving eggs represents new life and traces back to ancient cultures.

2. Easter is late this year because it is always the first Sunday immediately following the first full moon after the first day of spring.

3. According to the National Retail Federation, Americans spend an average of $116.59 on Easter, candy gifts, food and decorations.

4. The Easter Bunny arrived in America with the Germans in the 1700ís.

5. According to Nielsen, Americans buy about 61 million eggs during the week leading up to Easter.

3 Unusual Natural Easter Egg Projects

1. Egg Messages



Having an Easter egg hunt? Hide messages right inside the egg and start filling up a basket. Check out Poppytalkís tutorial.

2. Book Page Eggs


Do you have some damaged books lying around or an old newspaper? Lemontree Creations puts the pages to reuse on these literary eggs. Head over to Lemontree Creations for the tutorial.

3. Super Natural Dyed Eggs
To create the eggs in the main image from Curbly, grab a few free-range eggs, vinegar and spices and follow these video directions:

Credits: Curbly, Poppytalk, Lemontree Creations

Related:
Homemade Easter Egg Dyes
5 Eco-Friendly Easter Crafts

67 comments

Julia R.
Julia R2 years ago

Thank you!

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Fi T.
Past Member 2 years ago

Enjoy the time and treasure our environment

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Rose NoFWDSPLZ
Rose Becke2 years ago

stunning

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JL A.
JL A4 years ago

good ideas

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Loesje vB
Loesje Najoan5 years ago

Good to know. Thank you for sharing. :)

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Loesje vB
Loesje Najoan5 years ago

Good to know. Thank you for sharing. :)

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Sue Matheson
Sue Matheson5 years ago

thanks

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tammy B.
tammy B5 years ago

I like the pod cast from Curby. Thanks

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Joy Wong
Joy W5 years ago

Thank you for the beautiful crafts.

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Teresa Wlosowicz
Teresa W5 years ago

beautiful

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