This adorable Peeps Centerpiece will be the hit of your Easter table. The project is simple to do and uses edible grass for an extra tasty treat. The kids will love helping you make this fun table decoration. (and it will be a miracle if all the candy makes it into the jar!) Join me me making some Easter Fun.
To make the centerpiece, I used a plain drinking glass set inside of a larger outer vase. This helps to keep the layers tidy and also means that you’ll end up using less candy.
It’s time to make a Peeps Centerpiece!
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To make this project, gather these supplies:
- 1 package of pink edible grass
- A bag of Robin eggs
- ! bag of pastel colored M & Ms
- Pink tissue paper
- A package of green bunny Peeps
- 1 clear vase 6″ x 8″ I used a bulb forcing vase that I had on hand
- A plain drinking glass
- 6 Foam Easter Egg Picks
Start by wrapping 1/2 of your edible grass around the drinking glass and inserting it into the center of the larger outer vase. The pink grass gives a nice base for the Easter candy layers to come!
Add a layer of Robin eggs on top of the edible grass and then arrange the Peeps on top of the eggs. Don’t worry if they are a bit floppy right now. We’ll correct that in the next step!
Crumple up two sheets of the pink tissue paper and arrange it behind the peeps so that they stand straight and are against the outside of the glass vase. Tidy the Peeps if they need it now.
Pour the pastel colored M & Ms and arrange the other half of the edible grass loosely on top of the vase.
The final touch!
Add 6 Foam Easter Egg picks in the center of the vase so that the stems sit in the inner drinking glass.
That is all there is to it! The whole project comes together in about 15 minutes. (Longer if you have hungry kiddies helping to make it!)
Place the centerpiece on your Easter Table or on a side table. Tell the guests to help themselves to the fillings!
This centerpiece is right at home with my burgundy eggs! See how to make the rope wrapped eggs here.
Any guesses how long it will take for everything to disappear?
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