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Nothing says "this wedding will be fun" like a homemade confetti egg (cascarones) save the date
Send a party-in-a-egg! Announce your wedding date with this fun Mexican party tradition.

What You'll Need:
- Eggs
- a pin
- confetti (consider making your own with a hole punch)
- glue
- tissue paper
- your printed message
- packing/mailing supplies (box, cushioning and labels)

Posted by Chrissann G. from Brooklyn Park, Minnesota, United States • Published See Chrissann G.'s 5 projects »
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  • How to embellish a confetti card. Confetti Egg Save The Date's - Step 1
    Step 1

    Puncture a hole in the bottom of each egg. Remove egg yolks and whites, rinse eggs in soapy water and allow to dry.

    While you wait, make a batch of confetti. I used hole punches and store-bought glitter.

  • How to embellish a confetti card. Confetti Egg Save The Date's - Step 2
    Step 2

    Once the eggs are dry, fill each with confetti and your save the date message. Glue a small piece of tissue paper over the opening.

  • How to embellish a confetti card. Confetti Egg Save The Date's - Step 3
    Step 3

    We created tags with simple instructions so that the recipients would know what to do with their mystery egg.

  • How to embellish a confetti card. Confetti Egg Save The Date's - Step 4
    Step 4

    The egg, instructions and cushioning were placed in packaging.

  • How to embellish a confetti card. Confetti Egg Save The Date's - Step 5
    Step 5

    What a surprise to find a message inside highlighting the details about the big day!

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Cat Morley
Cat Morley · London, GB · 1400 projects
Such a clever idea!
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Abby W.
Abby W. · St Louis, Missouri, US · 16 projects
Really fun! Bet your guests had a blast using these. Happy
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