Embroidered Egg DIY sewing craft.

Embroidered Cardboard Egg Craft

In this simple eco-friendly project, we'll be exploring the art of embroidery while upcycling our extra cardboard boxes to make adorable Easter decorations. Add some creativity to the Easter season and keep little hands busy with this craft that the entire family can enjoy.

This sweet craft comes from our friend, Laura (@cosy.waldorf.fam), and we are so excited to be able to share it with you today.

Embroidered egg sewing diy craft.

Gather Your Supplies:

These are the supplies for this project:

  • Cardboard
  • Yarn or embroidery thread
  • Yarn needle or embroidery needle
  • Colored pencils or crayons
  • Scissors

Create your Embroidered Cardboard Egg:

 Step 1: You’ll need some cardboard to draw an egg shape onto. Cut it out.

DIY Cardboard embroidered egg craft.

Step 2: Draw dots along an imaginary line or pattern of your choice.

DIY Cardboard embroidered egg craft.

Step 3: Join the dots with colored pencils.

DIY Cardboard embroidered egg craft.

Step 4: Use a needle and something soft underneath to poke through the holes.

DIY Cardboard embroidered egg craft.

Step 5: Prepare some yarn with a knot at the end and start embroidering the eggs.

DIY Cardboard embroidered egg craft.

Step 6: Have fun decorating and practicing your stitches on your eggs, enjoy! 

DIY Cardboard embroidered egg craft.

Don't forget to follow Laura (@cosy.waldorf.fam) for even more Waldorf inspiration and crafts. We hope your spring is filled with engaging fun and heaps of family laughter and love, and a few crafternoons spent together. Share your play, crafts, reading, learning or anything magical with us on Instagram @bellalunatoys and use our hashtag #bellalunatoys for a chance to be featured on our feed or stories. Happy crafting!

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