Easter is almost here, which means we get to dye our Easter eggs soon!  I’ve always enjoyed being creative when dying Easter eggs. For the past few years, I’ve cut out vinyl to use as stencils on our Easter eggs and they have turned out so cute.  Today, I’d like to show you some of the fun designs we have been able to create.
Decorate your Easter Eggs with pretty designs with your Silhouette, Cricut, or Brother Cutting Machine. This Easter project is quick and easy and super fun to do. #eastersilhouetteprojects #easterprojects #easterbrotherprojects
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HERE’S WHAT YOU NEED

    • Hard boiled Eggs
    • Vinyl (Color doesn’t matter, but I found Oracal 651 works best)

HERE’S WHAT YOU DO

Open the Easter Silhouette File in your software program. I measured a few eggs with a ruler and then kind-of estimated a good size to make the designs.  Cut out the designs with your cutter.  Weed away the excess vinyl, but don’t apply transfer tape. Instead, just pull each design off the backing like a sticker and put it on a dry hard-boiled egg.  *Tip* The vinyl sticks better to warm eggs.  Press the vinyl flat and try to make sure there are no wrinkles.

Stenciled Easter Eggs and Free Easter Shapes SVG cut file for SIlhouette and Cricut

Place the egg in the prepared egg dye.  Once it’s a color you like, take it out and put it on a paper towel to dry.

Stenciled Easter Eggs and Free Easter Shapes SVG cut file for SIlhouette and Cricut

When the egg is dry, carefully remove the vinyl.

Stenciled Easter Eggs and Free Easter Shapes SVG cut file for Silhouette and Cricut

They’re not perfect, some of the dye gets under the vinyl, but overall, they look great.  It’s fun to be creative.  For even more color, try dying the egg before you on any vinyl.  After it dried, apply the vinyl decal and put it in a different color of dye.

Stenciled Easter Eggs and Free Easter Shapes SVG cut file for SIlhouette and Cricut

 I love that this is such an easy project.  Kids of all ages will love using the vinyl stencils to create fun and unique eggs.  Do you like to dye Easter eggs? Have you done anything creative with them?

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Decorate your Easter Eggs with pretty designs with your Silhouette, Cricut, or Brother Cutting Machine. This Easter project is quick and easy and super fun to do. #eastersilhouetteprojects #easterprojects #easterbrotherprojects

Want to make your own? Get the free cut file for this project in the resource library

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2 Comments on How to Decorate Easter Eggs with Vinyl Stencils

  1. Thanks so much for this fantastic file of fun cut files. I love that mostof them can be used for more than one time of the year!!

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