With just a little pearl dust you can add a touch of sophistication to the basic dyed Easter egg. This DIY project is kid friendly and easy to do. And most importantly, everything used to decorate these eggs is safe to eat.
Liquid Food Coloring
Wilton Pearl Dust in desired colors – Make sure you use the pearl dust and not the shimmer dust.
Cake Decorating Brush – this is optional
Basic Directions to Dye Eggs
Add 2 Tablespoons of vinegar to one cup of boiling water.
Add about 20 drops of desired food coloring to water.
Let hard-boiled eggs sit in water mixture for five minutes.
Take eggs out and let dry.
For the eggs pictured at the top of this post, we applied the pink pearl dust to all the eggs regardless of their color. For a more refined look, you might want to match the pearl dust color to the egg color. Or you could use a dust color (gold, silver or white) that will blend well with any egg color.