Looking for a fun method for dyeing Easter eggs? These Fabric Dyed Easter Eggs create the most stunningly intricate graphic designs, easily! dyeing easter eggs | decorated easter eggs | painted eggs | shaving cream easter eggs | silk dyed easter eggs
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Fabric Dyed Easter Eggs

Looking for a fun method for dyeing Easter eggs? These Fabric Dyed Easter Eggs create the most stunningly intricate graphic designs, easily!
Course Snack
Cuisine American
Keyword eggs
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 30 minutes
cooling time 10 minutes
Total Time 40 minutes
Servings 12 eggs
Author Tristin Rieken
Cost $5

Equipment

Ingredients

  • 12 large eggs
  • 1 yard rayon or silk fabric
  • 1 yard cotton or muslim scrap fabric
  • 24 medium rubberbands or twist ties
  • 1/4 cup white vinegar
  • 8 cups water

Instructions

  • Tightly wrap each egg in a piece of rayon or silk fabric with the bright side of the fabric facing the egg and secure with a twist tie, string or rubberband. Add a piece of cotton scrap over the wrapped egg and secure with another rubberband or twist tie. Repeat with all eggs.
  • Carefully place wrapped eggs in a large saucepan and cover with water. Bring to a boil, reduce hit to simmer and simmer for 25-30 minutes. Remove eggs with tongs to cool on a dish towel and when they are cool enough to handle remove fabric to reveal the pattern. Display your creations.