last-minute easter table

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i’ve collected ideas for easter crafts way in advance but ended up not having anything ready for decorating our easter table. in a fast action we came up with this: pussy willows embellished with paper cut eggs and mini-ornaments. instead of dying the eggs naturally (as shown here), we went to duane reade to buy some cheep egg coloring kits. it was a success with the kids but even more fun was the eier tuetschen we did on easter sunday morning.

carved crayons

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diem chau sculpts wax crayola crayons into exquisitely detailed colorful totems. via emma’s blog

madam kury’s mirrors

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oh, i like these mirrors from madame kury’s shop in vienna. via the style files.

magnetic theatre

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while searching for a toy to give t. for his second birthday i came across this magnetic play theatre with wooden characters, fairy-tale backdrop scenes and magnetic sticks to move the figures around. sounds and looks great! found it here.

egg trees

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i wish i had made (or bought) some kind of eggs to decorate a bunch of branches. the beautiful egg trees above are from purl bee and fine little day.

spring dots

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lovely springlike window and table decorations with these dots.

numbers and toys

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lovely letterpressed cards inspired by simple toys of childhood. perfect for a child’s birthday! made by sweetbeets.