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Easter Eggs Seattle WA

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

Whole Foods Market
(206) 621-9700
2210 Westlake Ave
Seattle, WA
 
Costco
(206) 674-1220
4401 4Th Avenue South
Seattle, WA
 
Safeway
(206) 282-8090
2100 Queen Anne Ave N.
Seattle, WA
Services / Departments
Deli,floral,meat,pharmacy,produce,seafood,starbucks,Sushi bar,wi-fi
Store Hours
Open 24 Hours
Pharmacy #
206-281-9109
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Fri 9:00AM-9:00PM;Sat 9:00AM-6:00PM;Sun 11:00AM-6:00PM

Whole Foods Market
(206) 352-5440
2001 15Th Avenue W
Seattle, WA
 
Safeway
(206) 494-1685
516 1St Ave W
Seattle, WA
Services / Departments
Deli,floral,meat,pharmacy,produce,seafood,starbucks,Sushi bar
Store Hours
Mon-Sun 6:00AM-1:00AM
Pharmacy #
206-494-1689
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Fri 9:00AM-8:00PM;Sat 9:00AM-5:00PM;Sun 11:00AM-5:00PM

Safeway
(206) 494-1518
2201 E. Madison Street
Seattle, WA
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,pharmacy,produce,seafood,Sushi bar,Olive bar,Coinmaster
Store Hours
Mon-Sun 5:00AM-1:00AM
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Fri 9:00AM-9:00PM;Sat 9:00AM-6:00PM;Sun 11:00AM-6:00PM

Trader Joe'S
(206) 322-7268
1700 Madison St.
Seattle, WA
Store Hours
8:00 am - 10:00 pm

Safeway
(206) 323-4988
1410 E. John St.
Seattle, WA
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,pharmacy,produce,seafood,starbucks,Sushi bar,Coinmaster,Wells Fargo Bank
Store Hours
Mon-Sun 5:00AM-1:00AM
Pharmacy #
206-323-6029
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Fri 9:00AM-9:00PM;Sat 9:00AM-6:00PM;Sun 11:00AM-6:00PM

Kens Market
(206) 282-1100
2400 - 6Th Ave W
Seattle, WA
 
Trader Joe'S
(206) 378-5536
112 West Galer St.
Seattle, WA
Store Hours
9:00 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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