crochet easter egg

In my creative space today I’m writing up a pattern for this little egg. My daughter has it in her head that Peter Cottontail is going to leave her striped eggs under her blanket Easter morning. She’s also very specific about the colors: yellow and pink, purple and yellow, orange and yellow, pink and purple. How on earth did she come up with this? Why, Easter stickers of course!

easter stickers

I should have the pattern up tomorrow or Friday, depending mostly on what she’s doing. I want this to be a surprise for her, so no egg crocheting or picture taking while she’s around.

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7 Responses to my creative space

  1. beck says:

    I love surprises too, I bet your daughter will be super excited when she wakes up to her easter treats! xo

  2. Kirsty says:

    & just much healthier than chocolate. Lovely easter treats.

  3. Monica says:

    I’m looking forward to trying out the pattern!

  4. […] here it is! After many eggs, I finally found the right hook/yarn combination that feels right. My first egg used a larger hook and Red Heart yarn. It was too big and looked a little lumpy. I finally settled […]

  5. Trudi says:

    Looks so cute – look forward to the pattern.

  6. […] The surprise eggs were finished with a few days to spare. I even had time to whip up a little basket for them. I just started with no plan in mind. The end result was a little flimsy, but a quick soak in some water followed by liberal amounts of spray starch got it right into shape. […]

  7. Mom says:

    The eggs are so cute and colorful.

    I’ve never seen a basket like that either. Beautiful job and a definite keepsake!