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This contributor post was written by Beth of Parsimonia.

Honestly…I can’t remember the last time I decorated eggs for Easter. I think after years of dunking them in the same old dye kits of my youth, I grew bored, and once I hit middle school, the novelty kind of lost its appeal for me. Umpteen years later (a lady never reveals her age), Easter eggs have transcended tradition and I’m continually amazed at the creative ways crafters have found to dress up these white orbs — special deliveries even the big bunny himself is surely proud to parcel out. Speaking of…does anyone else find it confusing that a bunny brings eggs? Or did I miss that chapter in my biology class? ;-)

(above) Decoupage Eggs via DIzzYmaiden’s Foodies & Crafters

Neon Dip-dyed Eggs by Courtney of Merriment for Oh Joy!

Polka Dot Easter Eggs by La receta de la felicidad

Washi Tape Easter Eggs by Lovely Indeed

Craft Thread Eggs by Craftberry Bush

Leaf Print Eggs on Family Fun

Beth is the writer behind Parsimonia: Secondhand With Style, where she blogs about her first love (thrifting) and her second love (cooking), as well as DIY projects, sustainable style and other bits of inspiration. She lives in St. Louis with one husband, one fuzzy dog and lots of dreams, and recently launched an online vintage store.

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Those eggs that Oh Joy made make me happy! :) SO beautiful.
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Rosa @ FlutterFlutter commented on March 30th, 2012 at 8:38 pm

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♥ Interior Design (@loveid) commented on March 30th, 2012 at 11:23 pm

these decorated eggs are so much better than anything i made when i was little! http://t.co/wWjU9v1u

patience (@isavirtue) commented on April 1st, 2012 at 12:56 am

What are your crafty projects for this weekend? Some egg-cellent DIY Easter eggs to try out: http://t.co/XKs21535

(@TheNewNewNY) (@TheNewNewNY) commented on April 1st, 2012 at 11:00 am

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Carolina Fraga (@cfraga) commented on April 1st, 2012 at 5:41 pm

What a beautiful collection of eggs to make! I looooooove it!
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Megan commented on April 1st, 2012 at 10:15 pm

These are fantastic! So much better than the ones I made as a kid… :)
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Jessica @shimmerkai commented on April 2nd, 2012 at 9:56 am

Egg-cellent #DIY Easter Ideas! http://t.co/dYJjEJdb via @papernstitch

Candle Warmers Etc. (@candlewarmeretc) commented on April 2nd, 2012 at 3:58 pm

Egg-cellent DIY Easter Ideas http://t.co/uxhSnlUj Love all these Easter egg ideas!

Megan @balancinghome (@BalancingHome) commented on April 2nd, 2012 at 9:58 pm

RT @BalancingHome: Egg-cellent DIY Easter Ideas http://t.co/uxhSnlUj Love all these Easter egg ideas!

Adriana Tellez (@adrianat22) commented on April 2nd, 2012 at 10:11 pm

Great DIY Easter Egg Ideas: http://t.co/g8AUGRMV

DIYOntheCheap (@DIYOntheCheap) commented on April 3rd, 2012 at 8:57 pm

Wow!These are great ideas.I will use them.

Lily commented on April 4th, 2012 at 4:39 pm

Very modern egg decorating ideas from @papernstitch. Ready for easter this weekend? http://t.co/Y22iN4qY

(@TheMakeryNC) (@TheMakeryNC) commented on April 5th, 2012 at 3:02 pm

Egg-cellent Non-traditional Easter Egg ideas from @papernstitch http://t.co/IpHtalKg

FlipOut sandals (@FlipOutsandals) commented on April 5th, 2012 at 3:15 pm

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(@MeetJNewell) (@MeetJNewell) commented on April 6th, 2012 at 11:21 am

Happy Easter, everyone! Here’s a round-up of some egg-cellent #DIY Easter ideas http://t.co/sl1wjZyB

Etsy (@Etsy) commented on April 8th, 2012 at 8:37 am

Oh, these are just wonderful! Now I know what I will be doing this morning. :)
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Karen commented on April 8th, 2012 at 8:38 am

RT @Etsy: Happy Easter, everyone! Here’s a round-up of some egg-cellent #DIY Easter ideas http://t.co/LfzNUaeR

Lisa Palombo (@lisapalomboart) commented on April 8th, 2012 at 8:39 am

RT @Etsy: Happy Easter, everyone! Here’s a round-up of some egg-cellent #DIY Easter ideas http://t.co/sl1wjZyB

王碧海 (@zephyrflora) commented on April 8th, 2012 at 8:41 am

RT @Etsy: Happy Easter, everyone! Here’s a round-up of some egg-cellent #DIY Easter ideas http://t.co/sl1wjZyB

gamila (@gamilaarief) commented on April 8th, 2012 at 8:41 am

Wow what good crackin’ ideas!!
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Cassandra Bromfield commented on April 8th, 2012 at 8:44 am

RT @Etsy: Happy Easter, everyone! Here’s a round-up of some egg-cellent #DIY Easter ideas http://t.co/sl1wjZyB

Emma ☮ (@celestiaa_) commented on April 8th, 2012 at 8:45 am

RT @Etsy: Happy Easter, everyone! Here’s a round-up of some egg-cellent #DIY Easter ideas http://t.co/sl1wjZyB

risa kumalasita (@kumalaa) commented on April 8th, 2012 at 8:50 am

RT @Etsy: Happy Easter, everyone! Here’s a round-up of some egg-cellent #DIY Easter ideas http://t.co/sl1wjZyB

storiedvintage (@storiedvintage) commented on April 8th, 2012 at 8:50 am

RT @Etsy: Happy Easter, everyone! Here’s a round-up of some egg-cellent #DIY Easter ideas http://t.co/sl1wjZyB

Hannah Kwon (@jaycenana) commented on April 8th, 2012 at 9:16 am

Here’s a round-up of some egg-cellent DIY Easter ideas that Etsy shared. http://t.co/aGHjufIH

Etsy Team Fort Worth (@EtsyFortWorth) commented on April 8th, 2012 at 9:20 am

decorating eggs today? must check out these egg-cellent #DIY Easter ideas @Etsy http://t.co/zhdsFQ7X

Int. by Francesca (@FollowFrancesca) commented on April 8th, 2012 at 9:20 am

RT @Etsy: Happy Easter, everyone! Here’s a round-up of some egg-cellent #DIY Easter ideas http://t.co/sl1wjZyB

Nova Sanguinetti (@chevysupernova) commented on April 8th, 2012 at 9:25 am

RT @Etsy: Happy Easter, everyone! Here’s a round-up of some egg-cellent #DIY Easter ideas http://t.co/sl1wjZyB

Cheryl Holton (@HoltonCheryl) commented on April 8th, 2012 at 9:39 am

RT @Etsy: Happy Easter, everyone! Here’s a round-up of some egg-cellent #DIY Easter ideas http://t.co/sl1wjZyB

othatjo (@othatjo) commented on April 8th, 2012 at 9:43 am

RT @Etsy: Happy Easter, everyone! Here’s a round-up of some egg-cellent #DIY Easter ideas http://t.co/sl1wjZyB

Kelly Beversdorf (@KellyBeav) commented on April 8th, 2012 at 9:45 am

last minute craft project. http://t.co/TQYL46Ni

courtney (@dailybloom) commented on April 8th, 2012 at 9:45 am

RT @Etsy: Happy Easter, everyone! Here’s a round-up of some egg-cellent #DIY Easter ideas http://t.co/sl1wjZyB

Elizabeth Glenday (@busylizza) commented on April 8th, 2012 at 10:01 am

RT @Etsy: Happy Easter, everyone! Here’s a round-up of some egg-cellent #DIY Easter ideas http://t.co/sl1wjZyB

Amy (@sosweetjewelry) commented on April 8th, 2012 at 10:13 am

RT @Etsy: Happy Easter, everyone! Here’s a round-up of some egg-cellent #DIY Easter ideas http://t.co/sl1wjZyB

Roxanna Jensen (@Roxannaj123) commented on April 8th, 2012 at 10:14 am

RT @Etsy: Happy Easter, everyone! Here’s a round-up of some egg-cellent #DIY Easter ideas http://t.co/sl1wjZyB

Fashion Wire (@wirewrapping) commented on April 8th, 2012 at 10:36 am

RT @Etsy: Happy Easter, everyone! Here’s a round-up of some egg-cellent #DIY Easter ideas http://t.co/sl1wjZyB

Angela Chao Bella (@angelachaobella) commented on April 8th, 2012 at 10:48 am

Happy Easter, everyone! Here’s a round-up of some egg-cellent #DIY Easter ideas http://t.co/FqeT38rc @Etsy

Jamie Schaible (@greensangel) commented on April 8th, 2012 at 10:51 am

Luv these! RT @FollowFrancesca: decorating eggs today? must check out these egg-cellent #DIY Easter ideas @Etsy http://t.co/LfdI4ABX

Pulse Creative (@PulseCreativeNY) commented on April 8th, 2012 at 11:06 am

RT @Etsy: Happy Easter, everyone! Here’s a round-up of some egg-cellent #DIY Easter ideas http://t.co/sl1wjZyB

Anna Michelis (@G_E_M_S_4U) commented on April 8th, 2012 at 11:08 am

RT @Etsy: Happy Easter, everyone! Here’s a round-up of some egg-cellent #DIY Easter ideas http://t.co/sl1wjZyB

Cortney Kotzian (@vanillaffair) commented on April 8th, 2012 at 11:44 am

RT @Etsy: Happy Easter, everyone! Here’s a round-up of some egg-cellent #DIY Easter ideas http://t.co/sl1wjZyB

Princess Crafts (@princesslcrafts) commented on April 8th, 2012 at 12:41 pm

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Princess Lolly! (@gildedquill) commented on April 8th, 2012 at 12:43 pm

RT @Etsy: Happy Easter, everyone! Here’s a round-up of some egg-cellent #DIY Easter ideas http://t.co/sl1wjZyB

Akira.O (@porolakka) commented on April 8th, 2012 at 1:18 pm

RT @Etsy: Happy Easter, everyone! Here’s a round-up of some egg-cellent #DIY Easter ideas http://t.co/xCV6KyYP

Jamie Ack-Harv (@ackharv) commented on April 8th, 2012 at 3:22 pm

So classy! Will have to remember this for next year. @Etsy: Happy Easter, everyone! #DIY Easter ideas http://t.co/Eu6Lp6r9

KSS Fashions (@KSSFashions) commented on April 8th, 2012 at 8:18 pm

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Renee Wing Fok (@reneefok) commented on April 8th, 2012 at 11:33 pm

RT @Etsy: Happy Easter, everyone! Here’s a round-up of some egg-cellent #DIY Easter ideas http://t.co/sl1wjZyB

Fiona (@LostGardenTweet) commented on April 8th, 2012 at 11:55 pm

RT @Etsy: Happy Easter, everyone! Here’s a round-up of some egg-cellent #DIY Easter ideas http://t.co/sl1wjZyB

Jo (@mumma_potato) commented on April 9th, 2012 at 7:54 am

RT @Etsy: Happy Easter, everyone! Here’s a round-up of some egg-cellent #DIY Easter ideas http://t.co/sl1wjZyB

76th Street Ink (@76thStreetInk) commented on April 9th, 2012 at 3:09 pm

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Flavor Designs (@xxFlavorDesigns) commented on January 29th, 2013 at 7:30 pm

we do the silk tie eggs, they are awesome! and ties can be bought at your local good will or second hand shop for little to nothing.. look it up on google it gives you all the info you need to do it yourself and its fun to mix it up and not do the same old dye, as you said..

leighann commented on March 21st, 2013 at 12:41 am

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