Polish Easter Eggs

Hi, my name is Kelley and I am addicted to Polish decorated Easter eggs.  I LOVE Polish decorated Easter eggs!

Every year that we live here in Poland my Easter egg collection is getting bigger and bigger.

Part of my egg collection.

Part of my egg collection.

How could you not fall in love with eggs decorated like this…

Love this one!

Love this one! This is done with holes drilled into it and then with melted wax.

And this one.

And this one.

This is one made with paper glued layer on top of layer.

This is one made with paper glued layer on top of layer.

This one is decorated with wax.

This one is decorated with melted wax.

This is done with dyed egg which is then the design is scratch on to it with a razor.

This is done with a dyed egg which is then the design is scratch on to it with a razor. Want to know how to do this? Click HERE to read a my blog post to show you how.

Typical Polish pottery one of course!

Typical Polish pottery one of course!

This tiny crochet circles which is then pinned on to a styrofoam egg.

This tiny crochet circles which is then pinned with a purple bead through it on to a styrofoam egg.

This is done with ribbon tied into circles and then pinned on to a styrofoam egg.

This is done with ribbon tied into circles and then pinned on to a styrofoam egg.

Quilling egg.

Quilling egg.

My favorite egg done with razor scratching.

My favorite egg done with razor scratching.  We bought this one last year at a Easter Market in Torun.

Painted one with traditional Polish customs.

Painted one with traditional Polish customs.

Decoupage egg.

Decoupage egg.

A folded ribbon styrofoam egg.

A folded ribbon styrofoam egg.  Stayed tuned for tomorrow’s blog post to learn how to make this!

Yeah, I think I still have room for a few more eggs.

Yeah, I think I still have room for a few more eggs.

Do you see why I am in heaven this time of year here in Poland?

Want to learn more how Easter is celebrate here in Poland, by Polish people from other parts of the world or other countries in central Europe? I have teamed up with a few other bloggers today talking about Easter traditions.  Go visit their blogs below and learn some interesting & fun facts. If you have a blog(in Polish or in English ah, heck in any language for that matter) please add your blog post too!



love kelley
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5 Responses to Polish Easter Eggs

  1. Lois B says:

    Kelley,

    Your collection of eggs is amazing! I have some catching up to do!!! :-)

  2. What a great collection of pisanki! I just bought 16 eggs for my first real Easter in Poland. And then I just heard about an Easter market here in Old Town by the Royal Castle. I just might have to check it out this week! :-)

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