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Decoupage Easter Eggs

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Spring is almost here, so I decided to decoupage Easter eggs with pretty napkins to celebrate. 


How to Decoupage Easter Eggs 

I get so giddy when I see spring’s first signs in nature that I have to start my Easter crafting.

Decoupaging eggs is so easy you can invite the kids to craft them with you.

*You can find more information about how to decoupage in this earlier post.

Three decoupage eggs in an urn with shredded wood

Decoupage Eggs – Napkins

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Decorating Easter eggs is easy using napkins to decoupage pretty flowers, etc.

Decoupage Easter Egg Supplies

** I recommend you watch this how-to decoupage eggs video before you begin (the part about the eggs is after the basket).


Decoupage egg supplies on a craft table

Decoupage Easter Egg Supplies


Preparing the Decoupage Design

To remove my designs from my napkins, I cut them out with scissors; however, you can also use a water brush to remove your design from a napkin. 


Cutting around the flower design

Cutting around design


After cutting out my design, I have to separate the napkin layers. I will be using only the top layer of the napkin.


Peeling away all the extra layers from the napkin designs

Remove extra layers

Apply Mod Podge 

Since I used dyeable eggs that were bright white eggs, I could use them without painting them. I love it when I can skip a step!

Note: If you use colored plastic eggs, you can sand them and apply chalk paint before adding your designs. 

Using a paintbrush dipped in Mod Podge, I applied a thin coat of Mod Podge over the area where I wanted to attach my napkin designs.

Using a paintbrush to apply Mod Podge to the egg on a paper plate

Brush on Mod Podge

Once I had my design applied, I brushed on a thin coat of Mod Podge.

Placing the cut out flower design over the wet Mod Podge

flower on the egg

I used a piece of plastic wrap to smooth out any wrinkles as my Mod Podge dried.


Holding the egg in one hand while smoothing out the bubbles with a piece of plastic wrap

Smooth out bubbles


If you want to add diamond dust to your eggs, you can apply it to your wet designs.

While the Mod Podge is still wet sprinkle diamond dust over the egg

Sprinkle on diamond dust on your pretty floral eggs

These eggs would be adorable on an Easter tree.

Diamond dusted decoupage Easter eggs

Diamond Dusted Eggs

Decoupage eggs in a wooden tool caddy with shredded wood

Decoupage eggs

These decorated eggs are so cute in these paper baskets.

Three Easter Baskets with Easter grass and a decoupage egg on a table

Paper Baskets


More Easter Craft Ideas You Might Like:

DIY Wooden Tote for Easter is perfect for decorating Easter and all year.

Girl holding a wooden Tote filled with a wooden bunny, eggs and nest, fabric carrots and a wreath

Wooden Tote for Easter

I create this adorable DIY Burlap Bunny on a stand (pattern included).

Bunny on a stand on a table with a burlap runner

DIY Burlap bunny


Want More Crafting?

Please join me (HERE) as we craft up some fun. You can look forward to receiving new inspiration every week.

As well as special online crafting events, seasonal and holiday crafting too. 

See you soon,


Ps. I will be sharing this on  Between Naps on the Porch


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Wednesday 21st of February 2024

These eggs are charming! The diamond dust adds the perfect amount of magic. Thanks for great step by step instructions. ( Oh and I love the plastic dyeable eggs too!)


Sunday 26th of February 2023

How beautiful! Going to try to do this. Do you remember where you found these napkins? Love the birds especially.

Duane Mays

Thursday 6th of October 2022

looks the egg so cute! Contact | slope game


Wednesday 23rd of March 2022

I'll just keep the puns coming; this is an 'eggscellent' tutorial. The diamond dust adds such a pretty sparkle!


Wednesday 23rd of March 2022

These are really beautiful! I am so "eggscited" for spring :)

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