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Apr 8, 2007 04:23 PM

Can I color brown eggs?

I accidentally bought brown eggs instead of the regular white ones to dye for Easter this year. Since it is already late, I am wondering if it will work if we try to dye those. Will they change color enough or should I go back to the store for the white ones!

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  1. I don't know, but why not give it a shot and report back on what happens. You might stumble across some great new colors ... or not. I wasn't into dying eggs this year, so I bought brown eggs. If I had any dye I'd try it, but alas ...

    1. Yes, but you won't get the "bright" colors that you would get when dying white eggs. I like the muted, almost pastel-like colors that are produced. Beware of using green, though, which turns out looking sort of unappetizing.