Lisa Tilse's Handpainted Ostrich Eggs Are Surprisingly Strong

By: Marissa Brassfield - Apr 4, 2009
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Lisa Tilse's hand-painted ostrich Chalkboard Eggs are an adorable way to get your message across. Each one comes with its own little nest that doubles as a stand and some chalk.

If you're thinking what I'm thinking, these Chalkboard Eggs don't sound like they'd last longer than a minute or two. Lisa Tilse stresses, however, that unlike chicken eggs, ostrich eggs are every bit as strong as a piece of ceramic. At $35 apiece, they're certainly worth a try...