Egg-straordinary DIY Easter decorations

  • 4 minutes
  • 27 March 2024

No matter how you choose to celebrate Easter, it’s an opportunity to spend time with loved ones and enjoy the change of season. If you’re ready to infuse your space with Easter charm, why not get crafty with DIY decorations to bring a sense of warmth as we move into the colder months? From dyed eggs to rustic accents, explore our artistic Easter decoration ideas that are sure to spark joy! 

DIY Easter decorations are fun for the whole family

Blown eggs: crafty Easter decorations

Decorating eggs is a timeless Easter tradition, and blown eggs offer a unique canvas for your creativity to shine. Enjoy a fun-filled afternoon of DIY with the family! Start by blowing out eggs, and then embrace your inner artist by creating a masterpiece with paints and embellishments for a personal touch. The possibilities are endless: choose from vibrant abstract designs or classic Easter motifs like bunnies and chicks. 

Easter decorations bring cheer

Easter decorations with a delicious twist

Take a trip to the local supermarket for a delicious, stress-free addition to your Easter decoration wheelhouse! Incorporating food into your DIY décor is a quick win, adding an extra layer of charm and whimsy. Picture this: a bowl of colourful mini eggs adorning your dining table alongside a plate of freshly baked Easter biscuits or a basket of hot-cross buns to serve as décor and a tasty treat.  

Easter decorations with a delicious twist

Dyed eggs: eggshell candles

Dyeing Easter eggs is a tradition that never goes out of style, but who says you must stop there? Take it one step further and create eggshell candles! Eggshell candles make charming Easter gifts and are fun, clever Easter decorations. 

Experiment with traditional Easter pastel hues when decorating your candles or choose metallic shades or glitter finishes for a modern twist. You can also try dyeing techniques like ombre, marbling, or speckling to create eggs that are as unique as they are beautiful. 

Candles are a fun, eclectic creation

Outdoor Easter decorations

Don’t neglect your outdoor spaces when spreading the Easter spirit! Infuse the exterior of your home with Easter charm by creating a floral wreath – whether you choose fresh or artificial flowers, a wreath is warm and welcoming.  

Alternatively, extend the excitement of an easter egg hunt by crafting personalised baskets, customised with ribbons, bows and glitter. Not only are these baskets useful, but they’re also aesthetically pleasing – a perfect blend of form and function!

Egg hunts are a fun family activity

Rustic charm: simple Easter tablescapes

Create a charming centrepiece for your Easter gathering using woven baskets filled with fresh eggs, straw, and sprigs of greenery. For those who love the rustic aesthetic, incorporate natural elements like straw, pampas grass, and twine Or, adorn your mantel with a rustic garland made from dried flowers, pampas grass, and twigs for a cosy, elegant Easter vibe. 

Rustic Easter tablescapes are the finishing touch for easter decorations

Get Artsy: colouring and painting Easter decoration fun

Why not set up a colouring or painting station for a DIY project that’s fun for all ages? Simply print some Easter colouring pages (plenty are available for free online; here are just a few to get you started), gather an array of paints and markers, and enjoy the soothing creativity of colouring in.  

Colouring is a soothing activity for all ages

DIY Easter decorations: embracing florals

Nothing says Easter quite like a DIY floral arrangement. Whether you opt for a traditional bouquet of bright flowers or get creative with an array of pastel tones, florals bring an undeniable sense of delight to any space. Consider incorporating traditional blooms like tulips, daffodils, or hyacinths for an extra sprinkle of Easter elegance. 

Fresh flowers are a low-stress alternative for themed decorations

Egg-straordinary Easter Decorations: Let your Creativity Shine!

DIY Easter decorations add a personal touch to your home, and are fun for the whole family. Whether you’re decorating with food, embracing florals, getting crafty with blown eggs, or adding rustic accents, there’s no shortage of ways to infuse your space with Easter magic. It’s time to gather your supplies, enlist the help of your loved ones, and let the decorating festivities begin!