This Sunday, little ones will be looking forward to Easter egg hunts, baskets filled with jelly beans, and plenty of bunnies (including chocolate ones). By why should kids have all the fun? Liven up the holiday by decorating eggs in a style that everyone can appreciate—adults included. From gold leaf ovoids to expressive emojis, here are five Easter egg decorating ideas designed with adults in mind.
|Flower Easter Eggs
|Painterly Pastel Eggs
If the prospect of dyeing eggs leaves you worried, take another approach like this one from Paper & Stitch: Try applying colorful brushstrokes of acrylic craft paint directly onto your eggs instead.
|Pantone Easter Eggs
|Emoji Easter Eggs
Follow the advice of Studio DIY and create eggs with lots of individual personality by dyeing a dozen of them bright yellow and drawing a different emoji expression on each.
|Gold Leaf Eggs
Little Inspiration’s Easter decorations are covered in gold leaf for a luxe, celebratory look.
For more advice, see our basic tips for decorating Easter eggs.