Failsafe easter/spring - use natural colours. Ombre Easter Eggs - submerge the eggs about into the dye and leave for a few minutes. Then add some more water. Do the same till the eggs are completely covered by the water.
Tie eggs tightly with string, then plunge into colorful dye baths. Let eggs dry before removing the string to reveal white lines. To make stripes that are a lighter shade of your desired color, dye eggs first, then add the string and dye again.
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Less messy Easter Egg Dying and it gets the kids more involved! Instead of using the straight up little bottles of food coloring, I bet koolaid mixed with water and eyedroppers would offer more colors, scent and be much cheaper!
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In Germany and Austria, it's customary to celebrate Easter by hanging hollow eggs from the branches of trees. This year, bring the tradition indoors by creating a unique display for your blown and decorated eggs.