5 Eggcellent Easter Egg Decorating Ideas

Tired of buying the same old plain Easter eggs from the shop? Why not get crafty in the kitchen and decorate your Easter eggs? These tasty treats will make a fabulous personalised gift for a loved one or even as a sneaky treat for yourself (we won’t tell anyone!). They are also perfect for getting the kids involved too.

If you are going all out this year and are making your Easter eggs from scratch, check out our blog for steps on how to make your very own chocolate Easter eggs here.

Edible Paint

Painted Eggs

Although Easter eggs usually centre around yummy chocolate, there’s other ways to create beautiful designs that aren’t bad for your teeth! Colourful and fun, this decorating idea will bring out your inner child! Using edible paint or cake decorating pens, you can easily create your favourite patterns in no time. Why not use to create a tie dye Easter egg, or even to draw a baby chick? It’s so simple that even the kids can get involved and have some fun.

Marbled Easter Eggs

Marbled Eggs

For a slightly trendier and chic look, give these gold and pastel coloured Easter eggs a go. These eggs will make a beautiful centrepiece for your tables or even to give as a gift! They are super simple to recreate too – simply paint your eggs with a colour of your choice and leave them to dry. Then add second colour of paint using a brush to dab the colour on to recreate a marbled effect. 3. Ribbons Ribbons are an easy way to add a touch of elegance to absolutely everything, that’s why we love how stylish chocolate eggs look when wrapped up in a bow. For an even more sleek look, why not cover your chocolate eggs with an edible silk for a shimmery look before wrapping. Choose from silver or even red to create your very own masterpiece - so pretty you won’t even want to eat it!

Glitter

Glitter Eggs

Who doesn’t love a sprinkle of glitter? We’ve found the perfect Easter egg design which is sure to fill you with sparkles! Better yet, this enchanting design can also be eaten, if using chocolate eggs and edible glue and glitter. Simply coat your egg in edible glue, pour on the glitter making sure you tap off any excess and then leave to dry. With a wide variety of colours to choose from including blue and pink glitters, why not create a two toned design or even a polka dot pattern using paint and glitter?

Ribbons

Ribbon Easter Egg

Ribbons are an easy way to add a touch of elegance to absolutely everything, that’s why we love how stylish chocolate eggs look when wrapped up in a bow. For an even more sleek look, why not cover your chocolate eggs with an edible silk for a shimmery look before wrapping? Choose from silver or even red to create your very own masterpiece - so pretty you won’t even want to eat it!

Sugar Paste Shapes

Chocolate Egg Sugar Paste

For a cute and intricate design, add a few sugar paste shapes to your eggs! There is no limit to how creative you can be and with our range of sugar craft cutters it is super easy to create flowers, hearts, birds and even letters in no time. Or if you are feeling a little more adventurous, why not use our sugar craft tools to cut your very own designs, such as butterflies or bunny rabbits – perfect for Easter! You can even use a range of edible decorations including multi-coloured glimmer flowers or gold stars as an even quicker way to add decoration to your eggs!

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