Sunday, April 24, 2011

Plastic Egg Tea Cups

Hope you had a nice Easter!

Now that it's over ~ Ever wonder what to do with all those plastic eggs?
With just a few items you can turn them into fabulous tea cups!

What you'll need:
Plastic Eggs
Glue Gun
Paint & Brush
Embellishments (glitter pens, rhinestones, etc.)

First let your little one(s) decorate those eggs!
Pens, paint, glitter, stickers... whatever their little creative mind can come up!

Then glue a button to the bottom of each egg.

That's it! You're done!
The perfect addition to every play kitchen!

We glued some pearls together to create a handle.
This tea cup is my favorite!

Now get those plastic eggs & start creating :)


  1. So creative! I love it!


  2. Oh. my. goodness. That is adorable. Genius!

  3. SO SO FUN! I'm going to make some with my little girls. My daughter's going to LOVE Easter even more now. Thanks for sharing!

  4. What a great idea! I love how you made the handles! Ingenious!

    Thanks for linking to a Round Tuit!
    Hope you have a great week!
    Jill @ Creating my way to Success

  5. This is so creative! And nobody feels bad if one of them breaks.;) LOVE it!


  6. Oh my gosh this is so cute! Very creative way to use up those plastic eggs!

  7. SO CUTE!! I've never seen plastic eggs made into tea cups before! I love it! Thanks for linking it up to Sassy Sites- Trash to Treasure!

    xoxo! Marni

  8. omg!...this is way clever!...adorable!...

  9. No way, can't believe how cute that is! Thanks for the inspiration!!

  10. What a fun idea for all those extra eggs!

  11. Very cute- how fun to let her draw on them too! :)

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  13. These are totally adorable! What a creative (and cute0 idea!!!

  14. Did my last comment go through? If not, I said that I love these dainty, petite and cute cups. My daughter would love to make these. I am highlighting this at

  15. great idea, my girls are always wanting to do crafts w/ tham! so this will be so much fun! thanks for the great ideas!

  16. What a cute idea! So creative!!


  17. Very Cute! What a neat idea! Thanks for sharing. Your newest follower. Hope you can visit me sometime soon.

  18. Here there! I hope you don't mind but I posted this project on my post about projects used from nontraditional supplies. Check it out at



  19. This is such a cute and clever idea! Thank you for sharing!

  20. Hi, I am Aimee from over at HomeSpun-Threads ( and I am getting together some creative/crafty bloggers (that I have loved from afar) for the month of May. The plan is that every day in May a different guest share something totally creative for kids to do during the summer. Summer time is approaching quickly and many of us parents are biting our nails trying to figure out what fun things we can do with our kids this summer. I thought the Tea Cup Tutorial was adorable! I’d absolutely love it if you would be interested in joining me, even if you want to share a post you have done previously. Please let me know as soon as possible, I only have spots at the end of the month open. Thanks so much for your consideration. If you'd like to participate my e-mail is.
    alarsen (at) homespun-threads (dot) com


  21. How stinkin' cute is that?! I love it! I posted it to my board at

  22. Glue, plastic eggs and buttons. Super cool b/c you can make a million for pennies. Must try this with my girls!

  23. Very cute idea! My daughter would love to do this!

  24. I absolutely LOVE these egg tea cups! I featured them today on Sew Woodsy! Please stop by and grab a featured button!

  25. Great idea for all those wayward 1/2 eggs!

    Thanks for linking up at Creative Juice. Hope to see you back tonight!