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 18, 2020

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.


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.

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This clever twist on egg dyeing transfers the 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 to reveal the elaborate design.

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These egg dyes are made from fruits, herbs and veggies and require only hot water to prep them for use. The 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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The classic PAAS decorating kits have long been a favorite for parents and kids alike. They're simple to use and a budget-friendly. This year, opt for their space-themed collection that will give your eggs an out-of-this-world flair.

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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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Perfect for little ones, this kit transforms eggs into adorable Easter animals – four of each (bee, bunny and chick). Yellow food coloring is also included to prep your eggs for the bee and chick.

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Get crafty with this set full of fun die-cuts, tattoos, tissue paper, glitter, jewels and more. Use the included glue and brush to decoupage artful designs on your eggs for true one-of-a-kind looks.

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Naturally Dye Eggs Using Tea for Easter 06:06

HGTV editor Laura shares which teas can be used to dye Easter eggs naturally. The ancient knowledge of natural dyes, like teas, makes modern egg decorating fun.

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