9 Pretty Easter decorations you can make yourself

Mar 17, 2015 at 7:38 p.m. ET
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The days are longer, the ground is greener, and Easter is just a couple weeks away. This year, finish decorating your home early, using these quick and easy Easter decorations from Hometalk Bloggers, so that you can concentrate on planning the perfect egg hunt!

1. Peeps in vases

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Whether you like eating them or not, Peeps are an Easter icon and they can be very useful decoration supplies! Frame a beautiful bunch of spring tulips by nesting a thin vase inside a round glass vaselined with colorful Peeps.

2. Floral fabric covers

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This spring furniture update is as easy as it gets. Simplyre-cover the seats and backsof padded folding chairs with a bright, floral fabric to instantly dress up your home for an Easter party or event.

3. 5-Step wreath

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You can take a break from complicated wreath construction and still get a knockout look! Try thiseasy embroidery hoop Easter wreath, perfect for adding a sweet message, a family name or a large, ornate monogram.

4. Washi tape vases

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Upcycle glass jars into Easter vases bywrapping them in colorful washi tapedesigns. Choose patterns and hues with that vibrant spring flavor and go wild adding your own personalized style. These little guys are perfect as bud vases for a bathroom vanity or kitchen windowsill.

5. Touches of spring

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Turns out, you don't have to go to the craft store to decorate for Easter! Instead, display a set of glass or light-colored dishes, andgarnish the shelveswith bits of spring from your front yard, like leafy fronds or budding branches.

6. Paint chip garland

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Get a colorful garlandwithout any coloring or decorating at all by cutting cute paper eggs out of paint chips! Mix and match your tones for a playful decoration, or color code your lineup for a more sophisticated style.

7. Colorful pom-pom string

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This pom-pom decorationhas all the charm of a colorful string of tassels without any of the work! Simply string a few large or medium pom-poms onto a thick thread, and drape it across a bookcase, table top or mantel.

8. Rabbit silhouette sign

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Make Easter art using the negative space of this silhouette sign. You can use any colors, patterns or even cut-out images you choose, so thatyour fun Easter decorfits right into your home's year-round natural style.

9. Succulent garden

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Add a nod to spring by bringing some green life indoors to liven up your home. For a really sweet display, plantmini succulents in empty eggshells, keeping them in the carton. Perfect for your mantel or coffee table, this little setup shows off Easter eggs in a whole new way!

If you're ready for more ideas, inspirations and how-tos, check out ourEaster decorations pageon Hometalk!

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