livingwithpunks

Sparkle Egg Tree

EGG TREEThis charming egg tree uses plastic eggs that are so abundant and economical this time of year, eliminating the need to hollow out real ones. 

The shimmery goodness creates a festive backdrop to your Easter décor.  Use it indoors, or delight your guests outside under a covered patio.

MATERIALS

EGG TREE

  • 10 plastic eggs (make sure they have vent holes at the top)
  • Twine
  • Scissors
  • Spray Adhesive
  • Opalescent Glitter
  • Vase
  • Rock weights
  • Twigs from freshly trimmed trees or use dried branches

INSTRUCTIONS

EGG TREE

Begin by cutting an 18” length  of twine for each egg and thread it through the vent holes at the top of the egg

EGG TREE

Spray the egg liberally with adhesive and dip it in the glitter to coat

EGG TREE

Repeat with the other 9 eggs

EGG TREE

While your eggs are drying, place a few branches into your vase

EGG TREE

Pour in the rock weights to secure the branches

EGG TREE

Tie the eggs onto the branches, staggering heights and lengths

EGG TREE

Knot at the top and cut the excess string

EGG TREE

Enjoy all the sparkle as you anticipate the delight of Spring