How to have an eggcellent Easter!

Need some activity inspiration this Easter weekend? We’ve got you covered with a range of egg-cellent ideas to keep you and your family busy from morning ‘til night.

Decorate your eggs in Denim!

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We love this denim Easter egg tutorial from Ashbee Design, all you need is some small denim patches, some glue and a couple of eggs and you’ll have created these fab eggs in no time!

Why not take your denim decoration a step further and give your eggs their own Jeans for Genes Day look:

  1. Place your eggs in some eggs cups
  2. Draw faces on your eggs – you can add googly eyes, hair or hats, be creative!
  3. Wrap some old denim around your egg cup and glue in place to create a pair of jeans or denim skirt – you’re eggs are all set for Jeans for Genes Day!

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For a super simple decoration idea, try dying your eggs blue!

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  1. Add some blue food colouring to a glass of water
  2. Dip your eggs in the water and set aside to dry
  3. Using some brown paint and a toothbrush, lightly dab all over the eggs to create a speckled effect, allow to dry and voila!

Easter Home Decoration

Now you’ve decorated your eggs, why not have a go at decorating your home too. We love Not On The High Street’s range of gorgeous Easter products!

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And these Easter Egg Hunt signs from Marks and Spencer are perfect for pointing you in the right direction to claim your eggs!

m and s signsNow all the decorating is done, sit back with a cuppa and enjoy a chocolate treat! Here are some of our favourite blue Easter eggs:

Jamie's egg

Jamie’s Easter Egg available at John Lewis

Sainsburys eggs

Sainsburys Taste The Difference Swiss Chocolate Eggs

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Blue Mini Easter Eggs available from Amazon

While you’re relaxing don’t forget to sign up for Jeans for Genes Day 2015 on Friday 18th September!

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