Confetti eggs or cascarones, as it is called in Spanish (meaning eggshell), has a long and fulfilling history, initially originating in Asia and then being brought over to Italy by Marco Polo, gradually spreading to other parts of the world. In fact stuffing colored eggs with confetti and hitting the desired target seems to be a popular custom during Easter as well as other carnivals in the US. Let us quickly glance through various DIYs to get different ideas on how to make these colorful confetti eggs.
Bring in the New Year with fun and frolic by hurling confetti filled eggs at your near and dear ones. You can make it more interesting by including a thoughtful message inside it.
If you want your share of luck, as traditionally believed, make a wish and crack them on some one’s head, and lady luck could be by your side.
If you desire to make these colorful eggs for Fiesta San Antonio or any other occasion, then arrange the finished eggs in a lovely basket to gift your kith and kin.
Your little munchkin would enjoy getting involved in this easy Easter Craft. The colorful strips of tissue paper decorated on the egg make it even more enticing. If you do not desire to dye the eggs, you can also paint them in white glue further rolling the eggs in glitter.
The colorful paint covering the eggs sets in the perfect Easter mood.
The flower petal sitting on the top of the hole gives the cascarones a marvellous look.
The vegetable and fruit designs look simply amazing.
If you do not desire to seal the eggs, then the hollow opened design would be apt for you.
How amazing would it be to have these innovative eggs with confetti inside smashed on the heads of people whose temperaments match with the particular emotions!
If you have a knack for painting, then create an intricate design on the confetti eggs.
You can buy the confetti for eggs or make it at home by using shredded newspapers, gift wrappers, magazines or even colored construction paper. Once your colorful confetti eggs are done, get ready for an exciting smashing session.
You can even add glitters or sparkles on the gold paint to give the egg a gorgeous look.
Besides filling the eggs with confetti, you can even dip them in the same for further embellishments.
If you have organized a Mario themed party, then the famous dinosaur Yoshi cannot indeed be left behind. You can decorate your confetti eggs in green and white, keeping in mind the color of the dinosaur. You can even stuff gold stars in it if you desire to play the confetti game where the one who gets the star on smashing the eggs against the wall emerges as the winner.
So with these host of exciting designs at hand, making confetti eggs would just be a cakewalk for any special occasion be it Easter, your kiddos birthday, wedding, Christmas or anything else.
Published on November 9th 2016 by Miranda Gibbs