The Best Egg Decorating Kits for At-Home Easter Fun

No plain, white eggs this season! Create the most eye-catching Easter eggs with these vivid color and pattern ideas.

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March 14, 2023

One of my favorite Easter traditions is dyeing eggs with my kids. In the past, I've opted for mixing food coloring in water and vinegar to make fun, bright hues. We also love to leave our eggs in the dye for 30 minutes to an hour to create uber-saturated eggs.

This year, as we search for ways to entertain our kiddos at home, while still creating wonderful memories, I'm looking for different ways to spice up our beloved tradition. Keep scrolling to discover these creative and clever egg-decorating ideas that can all be delivered right to your door.

The classic egg-dying kit just got a whole lot cuter (and more playful). After coloring eggs in shades of green, light green, blue and purple, create cute dinosaur pals with the included dino-themed decorations.

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Take your egg decorating to the next (science!) level with this incredible kit. You'll get a taste of physics, chemistry and biology in action. Two experiments color eggs using chemical reactions, and they can try three DIY activities, including creating sparkly eggshells through crystallization.

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Decorate eggs that are out of this world with this galactic egg decorating and dye kit. Each kit comes with stellar stickers and egg stands, as well as four liquid dye pouches and three dye tablets to give your eggs that intergalactic glow.

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Create beautifully colored, naturally dyed Easter eggs with this unique kit from Eco-Kids. It features vibrant, non-toxic coloring packets made from all-natural vegetable and plant extracts, including sweet potato and radish powders. Plus, kids and parents can follow the simple, step-by-step instructions to grow a grassy nest that's perfect for displaying your egg creations.

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Fill your home with a collection of egg critters. This painting kit comes with everything you need — four wooden eggs, felt, fabric glue, paint and brushes — to create display-worthy eggs.

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When you don't want to deal with hard-boiled eggs, grab these paint-your-own eggs. You have all the benefits of the real thing without the smell or possibility of cracking. With six pots of paint, your kiddos can create the exact designs and colors they want.

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For an all-in-one solution, this dye-and-decorate kit has everything you need: dying cups, color tablets, stands, dipper and fun stickers. With a wide variety of decorations, this budget-friendly kit is a smart buy.

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Get spinning with this clever take on egg decorating. The lathe gently spins the egg around while you use food-safe markers to create stripes, spirals, zigzags and other fun designs. It's all the fun of egg decorating without the mess of dyes!

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$27.99 $17.99

There's even a cute bunny version of the EggMazing Egg Decorator that makes crafting Easter creations fun and easy.

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At just $2, this Complete 23-Piece Egg Decorating Kit is the way to go. Food-safe dye tablets and fun, seasonal stickers combine to create endless opportunities for egg dyeing. Just supply the eggs, grab this kit and you're ready to make magic.

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My preschool-aged nephew is obsessed with squishy toys. If you have a fellow lover of all things squishy, this kit is the one for you. Your little ones get to decorate six slow-rising squishy eggs with fabric paint that won't rub off

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Create adorable under-the-sea creatures with the Marine Life Easter Egg Kit. Included in the kit are four dye tablets, an egg dipper, themed egg stands and all the accessories to craft your new sea pals.

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These egg dyes are made from fruits, herbs and veggies and require only hot water to prep them for use. Four color packets can be mixed to make six to seven hues, and most importantly, you have a worry-free dyeing experience with no artificial colors or GMOs.

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Give your Easter eggs a sweet, seasonal makeover with these assorted spring-themed tattoos from Meri Meri. Each kit comes with 27 colorful tattoos in nine iconic spring designs, including bunnies, carrots, flowers, birds and bees.

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This clever twist on egg dyeing transfers vibrant colors and patterns from silk to your eggs. Using recycled vintage silk from saris, you tie an egg into a scrap, dip it in a combo of vinegar and boiling water and then unwrap it to reveal the elaborate design.

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Try your hand at Pysanky — a traditional Ukrainian egg decorating style — with this beginner kit. The folk design uses a stylus and beeswax to hand-draw your creation on the eggs, and the beeswax seals the color underneath so that when you dye it, your design remains.

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Not ready to attempt Pysanky? Get the same look with these clever plastic wraps. Simply slip the wrapper over the egg and dip it in boiling water to shrink-wrap the design onto the egg in mere seconds.

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