WATCH: How to Make Naturally-Dyed Easter Eggs
It's that time of year again! Time to decorate those eggs...Here's a really cool and creative, natural way to dye your Easter eggs. The trick is to "stain" your eggs with the oils from a yellow onion. Then, you dye the eggs as you would normally.
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- Bring a pot of water to a gentle simmer.
- Submerge the onion skins in the simmering water for 10 seconds to soften.
- Wrap the onion skins around the raw eggs and secure them with the rubber bands.
- Gently lower the soft-wrapped eggs into the simmering water and leave them there for 20 minutes to cook the eggs.
- Remove the eggs with a slotted spoon. Drain and cool.
- Carefully unwrap the eggs and set pat them dry.
- Dip the eggs into the prepared dye to add color.
- Yellow onions
- Raw eggs
- Small rubber bands
- Large pot filled with water
- Prepared dye