Nifty·Posted on Feb 26, 201337 Adorable And Unexpected Easter Egg DIYsYou've been painting your eggs basic pastels for way too long. Time to crack (HA) that less-than-exciting tradition once and for all.by Alanna OkunBuzzFeed StaffFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink 1. Stamped Easter Eggs lovelyindeed.com Use your favorite stamp set and make all the egg puns you can imagine. Get the instructions here. 2. Decoupage Easter Eggs bywilma.com This is a great, small-surface-area way to try decoupage if you've never done it before (and an easy way to impress everyone if you have). Directions here. 3. Paper Napkin Decoupage Easter Eggs marthastewart.com This is even easier, since all you need are napkins. Directions here. 4. Glittery Easter Eggs apumpkinandaprincess.com Dr. Seuss would be proud. Directions here. 5. Washi Tape Easter Eggs lovelyindeed.com Hey cool, yet one more thing you can cover in washi tape. Directions here. 6. Chalkboard Easter Eggs oleanderandpalm.com Ditto chalkboard paint. Directions here. 7. Ombre Easter Eggs elhadadepapel.blogspot.com And ombre. Directions here. 8. Silk-Tie-Dyed Easter Eggs ourbestbites.com This is a super cool and easy trick; just don't use a tie anybody would actually miss. Directions here. 9. Crochet Easter Egg Holder lvlyblog.com All eggs deserve sweaters. Directions here. 10. Pantone Easter Eggs howaboutorange.blogspot.com You don't even have to stick to Emerald 17-5641, Pantone's Color of the Year. Find out how to make your own from How About Orange. 11. Onion-Skin-Dyed Easter Eggs scissorsandspoons.com Pay homage to Nature. Full tutorial here. 12. Gilded Easter Eggs studiodiy.com Pay homage to whatever fairy tale has that goose that lays golden eggs. Directions here. 13. Watercolor Easter Eggs spoonforkbacon.com Directions here. 14. Sharpie Doodle Easter Eggs alisaburke.blogspot.com You totally know how to do this already. 15. Easter Egg Love Note martawrites.com Again with the egg puns. (I was going to write "egg-gain" but I didn't because I care about you.) From Marta Writes. 16. Knitted Easter Eggs purlbee.com Bonus: even if you drop them all, they won't shatter. Pattern available from The Purl Bee. 17. Dipped Wooden Easter Eggs sixandahalfstitches.typepad.com Neither will these. Directions here. 18. Ink-Stamped Easter Eggs neuerstoff.knobz.de Tutorial here (in German). 19. Embroidered Easter Eggs designsponge.com This project involves a drill and a whole lot of precision, but the results are completely adorable. Directions from Design Sponge. 20. Gold-Dipped Easter Eggs fabulouskblog.com Directions here. 21. Peep Cake Pops iambaker.net So cute that you won't want to eat them. Alternatively, so cute that you'll derive a twisted sense of pleasure from eating them. Directions here. 22. Glitter-filled Easter Egg ohhappyday.com Makes for ideal glitterbombing. Directions here. 23. Dalek Easter Egg Flickr: pugno_muliebriter By Nancy Sims. 24. Easter Egg Cupcakes cupcakeproject.com MAGIC. Directions here. 25. KISS Easter Eggs jezzbean.wordpress.com These are literally perfect. 26. Easter Surprise Eggs notmartha.org FInd out how to make these here. 27. Temporary Tattoo Easter Eggs This is seriously the coolest, easiest egg-decorating trick ever. Directions from Country Living. 28. Natural-Plant-Dyed Easter Eggs ecocrazymom.com Carrots, blueberries, spinach and even red wine can all become dye. Find out how to easily and cheaply make your own here. 29. Easter Egg Lunch kailochic.blogspot.com Pack yours here. 30. Easter Egg Votives marthastewart.com Perfect for when the egg hunt is over, you've changed out of your Sunday best, and you're ready to chow down on some chocolate by candlelight. Directions here. 31. Fabric-Wrapped Easter Eggs 1dogwoof.com It looks just as pretty while you're making it as when it's done. Directions here. 32. Yarn-Wrapped Easter Eggs theremsnyders.blogspot.com Directions here. 33. Silhouette Easter Eggs rookno17.com Give the Victorians some props. Directions here. 34. Reverse-Silhouette Easter Eggs lepapierstudio.com And the reverse-Victorians. Directions here. 35. Felted Easter Eggs aswellplacetodwell.com The only drawback with these cuties is that you won't be able to stop petting them. WEIRD. Directions here. 36. Eggshell Planter lilliedale.blogspot.com Full tutorial here. 37. Dip-Dyed Easter Eggs ohjoy.blogs.com If you can't bring yourself to give up the pastels, punch them up this way. Directions here. Want more adorable DIY ideas? Sign up for the BuzzFeed DIY newsletter today!