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Mar 13 2017
2 weeks ago
7:00 PM MDT

SIX Easy & Creative Easter Basket Ideas

Mar 13, 2017 @ 7:00 PM MDT
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Need some unique DIY Easter basket inspiration?

Easter will be here before you know it! With that said, here are some cute ideas that are both easy to accomplish and super adorable! Don’t forget to utilize your local dollar store for supplies and fillers to keep it affordable.

1.) Minnie Mouse Easter Basket

Have a Disney fan? This Minnie Mouse Easter basket was a super easy to accomplish craft and supplies were all from Dollar Tree except for the hair bow we already had on hand. I think a Mickey Mouse version would be easy to make as well by either buying or painting a red basket and adding white circles to the front along with ears to the top.

To Get This Look:
  • Trace two circles onto black craft foam about 1/2 inch apart and connect the ends. Cut and glue them to the top of the basket.
  • Place a dollar store tutu around the basket and glue circles cut from white craft foam to skirt.
  • Glue a pink and white polka dot bow to basket in the middle of the ears.
  • Tip: My Dollar Tree had tons of Minnie Mouse character basket fillers!

2.) Baseball Hat Easter Basket


If you’ve got a baseball or softball fan, consider filling a baseball cap with fun sports related goodies. My son would love this! Maybe even adding Big League Chew and the baseball movie Sandlot would be FUN!


3.) Umbrella Easter Basket

Umbrella Easter BasketsI love the idea of using an umbrella as a Easter Basket! Such a cute and unique presentation for Spring!


4.) Trolls Easter Basket

Any Trolls fan would love this fun Trolls movie themed Easter basket! So cute! Get the directions HERE.


 5.) Edible Easter Basket

Edible Candy Easter Baskets Hip2SaveUsing candy boxes to create custom Edible Easter Baskets is so FUN! Get the easy directions HERE.


6.) Beach Towel Easter Basket

Instead of a basket, use a rolled up beach towel and flip flops for ears! I love the idea of using googly eyes, pipe cleaners, and a pink craft pom for a cute bunny face. Such a fun idea for a teen Easter basket! Source via Pinterest.


Written by Lina for Hip2Save. Lina is a proud mom of 2 kids who loves photography, all holidays, cooking, thrift store makeovers, bargain shopping, and DIY makeovers. Her goal is to create a beautiful life and stylish home on a dime! To see all of Lina’s DIY/Crafts created just for Hip2Save, click here.

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