April 19, 2011




there are a lot of sweet tutorials about coloring eggs this time of year. but i’m tempted to say that nature does it best. what do you say?

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  • Reply Jane Flanagan April 19, 2011 at 1:33 pm


  • Reply chloé April 19, 2011 at 1:40 pm

    You're right. These colors are beautiful! Makes me want to have a chicken coop.

  • Reply caroline April 19, 2011 at 1:52 pm


  • Reply Daniella April 19, 2011 at 2:08 pm

    Most definitely! Are the blue ones naturally coloured like that too? Very pretty!

  • Reply Christine C. April 19, 2011 at 3:18 pm

    Totally agree! This makes me miss my laying hens…their blue eggs made it seem like Easter every morning!

  • Reply knack April 19, 2011 at 3:28 pm

    awesome shots! love them!

  • Reply Bethany Susan April 19, 2011 at 3:46 pm

    agreed. love, love love these.

  • Reply Denise | Chez Danisse April 19, 2011 at 3:59 pm

    Nature does do it well. I grew up playing around with nature a little bit, but still very naturally : )

  • Reply oktooca April 19, 2011 at 4:03 pm

    oh, these are beautiful! i'd buy one these photos for my kitchen

  • Reply melissa April 19, 2011 at 4:05 pm

    Beautiful colours! I agree! Love these photos! xo

  • Reply Erin April 19, 2011 at 4:13 pm

    @daniella yes! naturally blue!

    @denise your eggs are beautiful.

    @oktooca, et al. thanks so much for your sweet notes. glad you like the photos!

  • Reply classiq April 19, 2011 at 4:18 pm

    I have to agree. What beautiful natural colours!

  • Reply Amy@OldSweetSong April 19, 2011 at 4:19 pm

    Love that. I've never seen mint green eggs before. They are stunning.

  • Reply cottagefarm April 19, 2011 at 4:42 pm

    lovely. & the background makes the photos. is it an old sewing table?

  • Reply Erin April 19, 2011 at 4:48 pm

    yes, the top of an old sewing table. i was at my mom and dad's house this weekend where there are all kinds of good props.

  • Reply Tara / the cinnamon post April 19, 2011 at 4:58 pm

    perfect just the way they are…like most things.

  • Reply Susan April 19, 2011 at 7:18 pm

    Yes, beautiful!

  • Reply rebecca April 19, 2011 at 7:43 pm

    these eggs are perfect!

  • Reply Rachel April 19, 2011 at 7:50 pm

    I'm particularly fond of the blue ones, myself.

  • Reply Abby April 19, 2011 at 8:51 pm

    I love the blue ones, too, and the brown speckled ones. No need for extra coloring!

  • Reply Steph April 19, 2011 at 11:20 pm

    I love, love, love this! And I agree!

  • Reply Char April 19, 2011 at 11:58 pm

    i agree

  • Reply Joelyne April 20, 2011 at 12:05 am

    aww yes I do agree! Never thought they varied so much! where do you find them!

    just came across your blog and loveeeee it! 🙂


  • Reply Gorgeous Gourmet April 20, 2011 at 12:55 am

    Totally agree…Love your blog! I'm so glad I found it!

  • Reply Stacey April 20, 2011 at 12:46 pm

    yes, indeed!!

    lovely images 🙂

  • Reply olivia rae April 20, 2011 at 4:04 pm

    agreed, such beautiful photos Erin.

  • Reply earthtoholly April 21, 2011 at 5:45 pm

    Beautiful pics, and I love those colors…especially the blue and green.

  • Reply amber April 23, 2011 at 11:44 am

    I absolutely love these photographs. The colours of the eggs are so beautiful.

  • Reply Kristina April 26, 2011 at 9:27 am

    love the pictures! and yes, sometimes nature is the best desiger of all 🙂

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