Yarn Wrapped Easter Egg

Yarn wrapped Easter egg with felt flowers

What You'll Need:

Wooden Egg
Assorted Color Yarn
Assorted Color Felt
Glue 
Scissors

Courtesy of Olga Tarbeeva
Difficulty Level: Beginner
Approximate Time: 1 Hour 30 Minutes

How to Make a Yarn Wrapped Easter Egg


Instead of fussing with hard boiled eggs and dyes, try making this vibrant yarn wrapped wooden egg that you can keep as a springtime decoration for Easters to come. Make a dozen using all of your favorite brightly colored yarn and felt!
 
  • 1 Cut flower parts Felt flower pieces

    Cut out flower parts from sheets of felt. Be sure to cut enough flowers to cover each egg that you are making.

  • 2 Glue flowers Felt flowers

    Glue the flower pieces together.

  • 3 Start gluing yarn Yarn glued to wooden egg

    Start gluing yarn from the top of the Easter egg.

  • 4 Continue wrapping Yarn glued to wooden egg

    Continue wrapping the yarn around the egg in a coil. Go slowly, pushing yarn up to prevent any gaps.

  • 5 Don't glue bottom of egg Yarn wrapped wooden egg

    Don't glue yarn to the base of the egg so it will stand steady on a surface.

  • 6 Add flowers

    Glue the felt flowers to the egg.