Sunday, March 25, 2012

A touch of Easter....egg flower vase

Hello my friends - I hope you had a wonderful weekend. 

We had a busy, but blessed weekend 
in the company of family and friends.

 Today I wanted to bring you another little 
Easter egg idea.  One which is very simple,
yet makes me smile every time I walk by it...

 Hubby bought me beautiful roses again 
this weekend; don't you just love those 
gorgeous colours? I'm one lucky gal..:)

I drilled a couple of holes on top of the egg and then gently chipped away the shell to make a wider opening on top (the white egg used on this tutorial is actually of another project, but you get the idea).  

In order to stand the eggs, I 'glued' them onto a small mirror using candle wax.  It's an old egg photography trick..;)  I then filled the egg with water and placed the roses in the eggs...

Easy, right? 

I displayed them on top of my old picnic baskets, but I think these would look so sweet on a shelf or just about anywhere you want a touch of Easter.

I worked on some other egg displays today that I will share later in the week.  I am so thankful you were able to stop by today, I hope you have a great week.

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  1. What a cute idea, Lu! Very pretty and unique. You are one lucky gal to have such a thoughtful husband? Is he looking to adopt a 2nd mother?>) xo Diana

  2. The candle was idea is genius - but considering the source, why am I not surprised?

  3. Oh so sweet. What a clever pretty idea. I bet that would be pretty with a bunch of small flowers also. I have some mini daffodils in bloom now.

  4. Wow, I would have never thought to use eggs this way. They look so cute too.

  5. Lovely. Simple.

    I buy myself flowers every week. {never wait on the hubs for that}

    Hope you enjoyed the time off with your family...

    {mine starts this week}

  6. So pretty! And the flowers are gorgeous too. I'm going to need you to come to Tennessee and decorate my house ;)

  7. a very pretty and romantical decoration.

    I linked to your tutorial on my blog - thanks for sharing!

    doro K.

  8. This is such a lovely, sweet idea!

  9. Lucy, I found you blog hopping last week and decided to come back for a peek today - and so glad I did. The egg vases are so simple they are elegant...and work for any decor! Thanks for such wonderful inspiration today :~)

  10. These are adorable, Lucy and so easy. Now if I could just find someone to bring me the roses. HMMMMMMM!!!

  11. Love this! And you take the most perfect looking photos!

  12. Beautiful Lucy! You must have been sending me creative vibes because I'm working on a very similar project for my final Easter post! Yay for pretty eggs.
    Have a great day and thanks always for the beauty you bring us.

  13. This is such a unique and sweet idea.

  14. Perfect as always... featuring it tomorrow!

  15. So pretty! I am sharing on my FB page and pinterest.

  16. such a clever idea! Love the display...and on a mirror, but just multiply the beauty! LOVE IT!


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