Tuesday, March 16, 2010

Egg Inspiration ~

I was recently inspired by these eggs that Joan at Anything Goes Here linked up to Be Inspired. 

So I picked up these .99 cent plastic Easter eggs at Micheal's last week.

I used Royal Coat Decoupage Finish to glue paper onto the outside of one of the eggs.

I can't seem to find the next photo, so here it is with the paper "decoupaged" on and a little bow.

For the bow I took a little ribbon and some jewels to finish it off. 

I really like how it turned out - and for .99 cents, I LOVE it!

Thanks Joan for the great inspiration!

Linked to:
Weekend Wrap Up Party at Tatertots and Jello


dleahy23 said...

These are fantasic! I too saw them and went crazy. I can't believe I haven't done them yet. I was mulling over ideas and see you used paper. That's what I was thinking also. I was also thinking about some old cotton shirts you know, the soft cottony kind. Yours came out great!

Tammy@T's Daily Treasures said...

Beautiful! I saw Joan's eggs too -- and since that time, many others for inspiration. I just need to find my old bag of plastic eggs and get some more decoupage glue! Thanks for additional inspiration. They turned out so lovely. Many blessings, Tammy :)

Kathy @ Creative Home Expressions said...

That's a neat idea, but I still like your larger one, Chelsea! Together they make a nice vignette!

Sandra said...

Very pretty...another great idea!

Unknown said...

What beautiful eggs you've made:)

anythinggoeshere said...

Thank you so much for featuring me with your lovely creations and thanks so much for stopping by and letting me know. xo Joan

1 Funky Woman said...

I love these. I tagged you in my post today, come check me out! Happiness 101


Sausha @ {Sweet Pickins} said...

very cute, i am loving all your cute ideas for easter, i need to get started on copying you ;)

i saw your comment on my ruffles, i am no seamstress thats for sure but i will for sure post a little "how to"

Sausha @ {show & tell}

Elder Esplin said...

They are the perfect couple of eggs! I love the paper on. CUTE!



I wanted to attempt this one also. Your's turned out beautiful!

randee said...

i am soooo loving those eggs.
have you seen the ones at eab designs? http://eabdesigns.typepad.com/

they are very similar.

Tootsie said...

OMG these are gorgeous!!!

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These eggs are gorgeous! You know...you REALLY have a SIGNATURE style. I love that! You do beautiful work.

Unknown said...

The eggs are fabulous! Love the fresh idea for easter! Clever!


momof3girls said...

such a creative craft - much better looking than a pastel or bright plain colored easter egg!!!


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