Adorned with artificial flowers and shimmering with Swarovski crystals, these hanging eggs make a dazzling addition to any Easter decor. As Martha explains, you can suspend them in front of a window, on a decorative tree, or even from a chandelier.
Pewter paste (optional)
Latex gloves, if using pewter paste
Paper towel, if using pewter paste
20-inch length of .5 millimeter jewelry elastic
Teardrop-or pear-shaped Swarovski crystal bead with horizontal hole
Beading needle, for smaller eggs
6-inch piece of wire and pliers, for larger eggs
Needle or Dremel drill, if using store-bought blown eggs
Deck the doorknobs with jolly kid-made bells. It's a great activity for days when it's too wet or chilly to play outside and -- between your craft bin and the refrigerator -- you probably have all the supplies on hand: an egg carton, paint, glitter, glue, and yarn.