Silhouette has free shapes every week and this week's was for an Easter egg cutout. I don't usually do Silhouette crafts because I remember the sadness I felt before I had my Silhouette and I hate to make something that everyone else can't make, too. In this case though, you could easily make these without a Silhouette.
I got some fun spring-y scrapbook paper and some embroidery floss in pretty colors.
I set up the Silhouette and cut out the shape...
And then I peeled it off the mat. Here's the shape we're going for:
See? Just an Easter egg with holes in the sides. Totally do-able, even without a cutting machine. I used the embroidery floss to start sewing the two sides together...
Once I got almost all the way around, I used the clipped-off corner of an envelope to fill them with Jellybeans. I also ate some, so sue me.
Once I filled
And just like that, I had fun little treat bags for the Easter guests.
Let's be honest though, they may not make it that long. :)