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20+ Easter Basket Ideas to Inspire You

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Easter is just around the corner and that means it’s Easter Basket time! My blogger friends have put together some unique basket DIYs, themed basket ideas for toddlers to teens and lots of fun fillers to keep your little bunnies hopping!

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Make Your Own Easter Basket

Skip the generic baskets and DIY your own. No matter your skill level, you can craft a unique basket. There are full-sew, no-sew and simple assembled ideas to choose from.

1 | DIY Candy Easter Basket from Kitchen Fun with My Three Sons — Boxed candy does all the work in this easy to assemble project.

2 | Money Gift Basket from Get Your Holiday On — Get crafty with cash this Easter! Easily create your basket out of dollar bills. 

3 | Little Felt Easter Baskets from Sustain My Craft Habit — Add a homemade touch to your Easter gift giving this year with a sweet little no-sew Easter basket.

DIY Candy Easter Basket from Kitchen Fun with My Three Sons
1 | DIY Candy Easter Basket from Kitchen Fun with My Three Sons
Money Gift Basket from Get Your Holiday On
2 | Money Gift Basket from Get Your Holiday On
Little Felt Easter Baskets from Sustain My Craft Habit
3 | Little Felt Easter Baskets from Sustain My Craft Habit

4 | Lilly Pulitzer Inspired Easter Basket from Pink Fortitude — This Lilly Pulitzer inspired Easter basket craft is easy to make, fun for the kids will set you back all of $2.00.

5 | Recycled Tissue Paper Easter Baskets from Red Ted Art — Make cute little animal baskets using paper mache, balloons and any scrap decorative or tissue papers.

6 | DIY Fabric Basket from Hello Sewing — Sewing skills required, but detailed instructions will have you crafting your own fabric baskets for any occasion or to use around the house.

Lilly Pulitzer Inspired Easter Basket from Pink Fortitude
4 | Lilly Pulitzer Inspired Easter Basket from Pink Fortitude
Recycled Tissue Paper Easter Baskets from Red Ted Art
5 | Recycled Tissue Paper Easter Baskets from Red Ted Art
DIY Fabric Basket from Hello Sewing
6 | DIY Fabric Basket from Hello Sewing

Fill Those Baskets!

Candy is great and all, but here’s an opportunity to gift your kiddos something creative, imaginative and a little something they didn’t even know they wanted.

7 | Bunny Finger Puppets from Family Focus Blog — These cute little bunny finger puppets are fun Easter basket stuffers. You can even put the supplies in a baggie if you think they would prefer to make it themselves!

8 | Printable Easter Worksheets from Lil Tigers — Fill the easter basket with this fun free easter printables. The kids will love this educational easter worksheets and learn while having fun.

9 | 99 Easter Basket Ideas for Kids Plus Free Bunny Prints Printable from Mom Needs Chocolate — Ideas for outdoor fun, tiny chefs, experiences, reading and education and more!

Bunny Finger Puppets from Family Focus Blog
7 | Bunny Finger Puppets from Family Focus Blog
Printable Easter Worksheets from Lil Tigers
8 | Printable Easter Worksheets from Lil Tigers
99 Easter Basket Ideas for Kids Plus Free Bunny Prints Printable from Mom Needs Chocolate
9 | 99 Easter Basket Ideas for Kids Plus Free Bunny Prints Printable from Mom Needs Chocolate

10 | Easy Homemade Bath Bombs from Feast for a Fraction — These easy bath bombs are a fun craft and perfect for any Easter basket. Kiddos will love the watch them foam in their bath.

11 | Paper Plate Chick & Bunny Purse from Red Ted Art — Provide supplies for your little fashionistas to craft their own chick or bunny purse!

12 | Pom Pom Bunnies from Hello Sewing — Create these cute little DIY bunnies to peek out of your Easter basket.

Easy Homemade Bath Bombs from Feast for a Fraction
10 | Easy Homemade Bath Bombs from Feast for a Fraction
Paper Plate Chick & Bunny Purse from Red Ted Art
11 | Paper Plate Chick & Bunny Purse from Red Ted Art
Pom Pom Bunnies from Hello Sewing
12 | Pom Pom Bunnies from Hello Sewing

Themed Basket Ideas

Get ideas for your toddler or teen…or opt for an Easter basket that’s not a basket at all!

13 | Easter Basket Ideas for Babies and Toddler from Crayons & Cravings — Looking for an Easter basket idea for a baby or toddler? An Easter basket filled with with books, play dough, egg toys, and other cute Easter toys is perfect for little ones.

14 | Teen Girl Easter Basket from Savvy Saving Couple — Teens can be so picky! Wondering what to put in your teen girl’s Easter basket this year? Let us help you with some easy to find basket filler suggestions which include snacks, room decor, and more!

15 | 10 Easy Easter Basket Ideas for a Teenage Girl from Daily Christmas Inspo — Ten more ideas to wow your teen girl at Easter. 

Easter Basket Ideas for Babies and Toddler from Crayons & Cravings
13 | Easter Basket Ideas for Babies and Toddler from Crayons & Cravings
Teen Girl Easter Basket from Savvy Saving Couple
14 | Teen Girl Easter Basket from Savvy Saving Couple
10 Easy Easter Basket Ideas for a Teenage Girl from Daily Christmas Inspo
15 | 10 Easy Easter Basket Ideas for a Teenage Girl from Daily Christmas Inspo

16 | Unicorn Easter Basket from Savvy Saving Couple — Ready to put together a simple, inexpensive, Unicorn Easter basket? If so, you must include the Magical Easter Unicorn from R.M. Palmer. It will be the main attraction for your child’s Easter Basket.

17 | Baby Yoda Easter Basket from The Denver Housewife — Bring Baby Yoda to Easter with this Baby Yoda tutu Easter basket.

18 | Christ-Centered Easter Basket Ideas from Hess Un-Academy — 16 of the best Christ-Centered Easter Basket Ideas for Kids and Tweens

Unicorn Easter Basket from Savvy Saving Couple
16 | Unicorn Easter Basket from Savvy Saving Couple
Baby Yoda Easter Basket from The Denver Housewife
17 | Baby Yoda Easter Basket from The Denver Housewife
Christ-Centered Easter Basket Ideas from Hess Un-Academy
18 | Christ-Centered Easter Basket Ideas from Hess Un-Academy

19 | The Ultimate Guide to Making an Allergy-Friendly Easter Basket from Prep + Shine — Have or know a child with food allergies? No problem. Here’s how to put together the ultimate guide to putting together an Easter basket that is allergy friendly!

20 | Rainboots & Umbrella Rainy Day Easter Basket from A Hundred Affections — A ‘Rainy-Day’ themed basket (that’s not really a basket) is perfect for kids! Kids love playing in the rain, and this is the perfect way to get them the gear they need! Fill the rain boots with Easter goodies and include a few other items to complete the theme!

21 | Watering Can Easter Basket from A Hundred Affections — This watering can Easter basket idea is simple and cheap as well as practical and useful for your little one!

The Ultimate Guide to Making an Allergy-Friendly Easter Basket from Prep + Shine
19 | The Ultimate Guide to Making an Allergy-Friendly Easter Basket from Prep + Shine
Rainboots & Umbrella Rainy Day Easter Basket from A Hundred Affections
20 | Rainboots & Umbrella Rainy Day Easter Basket from A Hundred Affections
Watering Can Easter Basket from A Hundred Affections
21 | Watering Can Easter Basket from A Hundred Affections

Bonus Basket!

These are too cute not to include. And, the best part…they’re completely edible!

Edible Shredded Wheat Nests from Keep Calm and Eat Ice Cream — These shredded wheat nests are an easy Easter no bake dessert. They are so simple the kids can practically make them on their own.

More Easter Ideas…

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  1. Love all these ideas! Especially this year, I’m looking for creative things to make Easter special for my kids. Thanks for all the great inspiration!