When you think of deviled egg plates, you probably think of your Grandma's dishes, Easter leftovers or intestinal distress. Banish those unpleasant thoughts, though, because the deviled egg tray is back with a whole new use. It turns out that these relics of the china cabinet make perfect and absolutely stunning jewelry holders.
The little egg impressions are perfect for pairing off your earrings or keeping your pendants untangled. The larger part in the middle of most trays can be used for bracelets or other accessories, and you'd be surprised how affordable some vintage deviled egg plates can be! (And surprised at how expensive others are.) You don't have to scour your mom's attic or search through garage sales, you can get them on eBay, Etsy, Amazon and other places you already shop. Here are 10 particularly beautiful deviled egg trays that could soon be adorning your vanity!
This exquisite Dresden antique hand-painted porcelain egg plate is incredibly rare and difficult to find. Never fear though, you can get a similar one from Go Antiques. On the other hand, if you've got one in your attic, they're selling for around $400-$600.
This gorgeous peacock blue carnival glass vintage deviled egg plate will run you about $40 on Ebay.
This adorable bunny plate is available at Eve's Gift Gallery for around $70.
This pretty pink vintage deviled egg plate from Etsy can be yours for $45.
Also from Etsy, this clear pressed glass deviled egg plate is only $22.
This silver tone deviled egg platter will run you $47 from Amazon, or you can also buy it at Bed Bath and Beyond for about the same price.
If money is no object, head over to Ruby Lane to get this gorgeous hand-painted egg tray for $625.
This unique purple carnival glass egg tray is available on Ebay for about $65.
This aqua colored pressed glass deviled egg plate is available at Crate and Barrel for $22.95.