Eggs, bells, chocolate, baskets: all the makings of an Easter Sunday celebration. Martha Stewart Magazine offers a beautiful cover this month and found their inspiration with the Greek and Eastern European eggs.
Red is the color of choice for these, representing the blood of Christ and rebirth..If you want to simply dye some eggs red, follow instructions here.
Since Martha also launched a mini Easter contest asking to create a basket for the occasion, in the hope of winning one made by the one and only Kevin Sharkey, SWEETTABLESCAPES decided to jump on the wagon. Inspired by the magazine cover, we created a basket in a red and beige palette, icing cookies in the same patterns as the decal eggs on the cover. It was lots of fun and here are the results: