DIY Elegant Easter Eggs [Infographic]

Easter eggs, whether edible or purely decorative, give everyone a chance to show off their creativity. Here are a few tips for making your decorating extravaganza go smoothly and your eggs more beautiful than ever.

Get creative and crafty and repurpose bits and leftover pieces of material you already have and have a great time!

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Happy Easter!

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Reusing Easter Plastic Eggs

[Updated: January 2019]

“Once all the colourful plastic Easter eggs are found and opened, what do you do with them? If you’re not keen on keeping them in storage till next year, there are plenty of things you can use them for. From crafts to games to new toys, check out all the amazing things you and your little ones can create using these Easter trinkets.” – Leah Rocketto

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Toothbrush Case
When traveling, you can keep your toothbrush well protected from dust and dirt by cutting a hole in the bottom of the capsule with a utility knife. Slide the toothbrush head-first through the hole and close the capsule.
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Lollipop Holder
To make a lollipop holder out of the plastic capsule, all you have to do is drill a hole in the bottom and the capsule will become a storage container for your sucker, meaning you can carry it around lint-free and save the rest for later.
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Shoe Deoodorizer
empty teabags for loose tea, funnel, spoon, baking soda, stapler, Kinder Surprise Egg capsule, thumbtack Fill the teabag with a few teaspoons of baking soda. Place the sealed teabag in the capsule and pierce the capsule several times with a thumbtack so the deodorizer can take effect. Make sure to replace the baking soda every so often for the full effect [Source]
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DIY: Upcycled Easter Decorations & Gifts

Update: March 2017

Click the image to go to original source and/or tutorial, enjoy!

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STAND-UP PAPER EGGS
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Five Spring Ideas from Plastic Spoons
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Garland from cardboard and paper {French}

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