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Easter Eggs Annandale VA

Looking for Easter Eggs in Annandale? We have compiled a list of businesses and services around Annandale that should help you with your search. We hope this page helps you find Easter Eggs in Annandale.

Magruder'S
(703) 941-8864
7010 Columbia Pike
Annandale, VA
 
Safeway
(703) 941-3874
7414 Little River Turnpike
Annandale, VA
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,produce,seafood,starbucks,Sushi bar,Olive bar, DVDPlay Kiosk,Coinmaster
Store Hours
5 AM - Midnight
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Fri 9:00AM-9:00PM;Sat 9:00AM-7:00PM;Sun 10:00AM-4:00PM

Safeway
(703) 321-8695
5204 Port Royal Rd.
Springfield, VA
Services / Departments
Deli,floral,meat,produce,Coinmaster
Store Hours
5 AM - Midnight

Westlawn Supermarket
(703) 237-8841
3000 Annandale
Falls Church, VA
 
Giant
(703) 280-3340
7235 Arlington Blvd. Loehmann'S Plaza Falls
Church, VA
Store Hours
Mon:6:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.
Tue:6:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.
Wed:6:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.
Thu:6:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.
Fri:6:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.
Sat:6:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.
Sun:6:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.

Giant
(703) 354-5081
7137 Columbia Pike Center
Annandale, VA
Store Hours
Mon:6:00 a.m.-Midnight Tue:6:00 a.m.-Midnight Wed:6:00 a.m.-Midnight Thu:6:00 a.m.-Midnight Fri:6:00 a.m.-Midnight Sat:6:00 a.m.-Midnight Sun:6:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.

Giant
(703) 978-0362
8970 Burke Lake Rd. Kings Park
Springfield, VA
Store Hours
Mon:6:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.
Tue:6:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.
Wed:6:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.
Thu:6:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.
Fri:6:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.
Sat:6:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.
Sun:6:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.

Bestway
(703) 560-2101
3109 Graham Rd
Falls Church, VA
 
Magruder'S
(703) 280-0440
2800 Graham Rd
Falls Church, VA
 
Trader Joe'S
(703) 764-8550
9464 Main St
Fairfax, VA
Store Hours
8:00 am - 9:00 pm

Easter on the Net - Easter Eggs

Of all the symbols associated with Easter the egg, the symbol of fertility and new life, is the most identifiable. The customs and traditions of using eggs have been associated with Easter for centuries.

Originally Easter eggs were painted with bright colors to represent the sunlight of spring and were used in Easter-egg rolling contests or given as gifts. After they were colored and etched with various designs the eggs were exchanged by lovers and romantic admirers, much the same as valentines. In medieval time eggs were traditionally given at Easter to the servants. In Germany eggs were given to children along with other Easter gifts.

Different cultures have developed their own ways of decorating Easter eggs. Crimson eggs, to honor the blood of Christ, are exchanged in Greece. In parts of Germany and Austria green eggs are used on Maundy Thursday (Holy Thursday). Slavic peoples decorate their eggs in special patterns of gold and silver.

Austrian artists design patterns by fastening ferns and tiny plants around the eggs, which are then boiled. The plants are then removed revealing a striking white pattern. The Poles and Ukrainians decorate eggs with simple designs and colors. A number of eggs are made in the distinctive manner called pysanki (to design, to write).

Pysanki eggs are a masterpiece of skill and workmanship. Melted beeswax is applied to the fresh white egg. It is then dipped in successive baths of dye. After each dip wax is painted o...

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