Easter is nearly here, folks, which means it’s time to start focusing on egg dyeing, brunch outfitsAll things basket related
“Gone are the days of Easter baskets being reserved strictly for gifting candy,”Jennifer Lynch, an expert in toys trends, said The Toy Association. “These days, baskets can offer families a fun opportunity to move beyond sugary sweets and instead opt for some playful alternatives. Plus, toys are something the whole family can enjoy.”
Whether you’re looking for a prepackaged Easter baskets, the prettiest custom options or just some plain ol’ #Easterbasketinspo for all ages, we’ve got you covered in our roundup below.
It’s a great way of hitting two birds with one stone by filling Easter baskets full of essentials. Sticky be socks with grippers at their bottoms and options for girls and boys, offer a way to get cute items for kids. Each pair has a unique mantra printed on the soles. “be brave”Or “be kind.”
Start at $5.94 Amazon
Popits are having a major moment, and the trend isn’t going anywhere. Great for relieving stress, these ultra-portable fidget toys provide sensory-based brain breaks and they’re easy to clean to boot.
Prices start at $5 Amazon
What is the best Easter book? It’s hard to think of a better Easter book. Marilyn Sadler is a beloved author who has written a book that’s great for beginners.
There are bath bombs that aren’t bath bombs and there are bathbombs that have surprise toys inside. This adorable set of six egg-shaped bombs comes with with hidden dinosaur figurines inside and illustrated cards, making bath time more educational than it’s ever been.
Start at $19.99 Amazon
Just like the classic egg toss of yore — minus the mess — this soft, egg-shaped game is guaranteed fun for solo play and groups alike. It has 40 hilarious replies from smart sensors that recognize when it is catching or tossing. What is our favorite? “Egg-cellent catch!”
You can never have enough Play-Doh, so let’s use Easter as an excuse to stock up. We’re loving the cute egg-shaped containers (perfect for this holiday!These were created exclusively by Amazon.
Kids love bubbles. Parents? Parents? It can cause spillages and a lot of bubbles. Enter: Fubbles! They are difficult to spill. “bubble tumblers”These are ideal for small as well as large children.
Create an Easter memory that lasts a lifetime with this customized children’s book that will incorporate your kiddo’s name not only on the cover, but throughout the Easter egg hunt story as well.
An Easter basket isn’t complete without a cuddly stuffed animal, and this sweet bunny from Melissa & Doug is beloved by nearly 10,000 Amazon shoppers. This bunny has extra plush ears and long, fluffy ears. They are great for cuddling.
Take $29 off Amazon
We love a starter kit that isn’t toxic and creates a low-key glow, rather than Cruella Deville-level glamour. This set comes with a small palette, including eyeshadows, lipstick, mascara, lip gloss and a brush. It also includes a clear bag.
One of Target’s most anticipated collabs just launched, and lucky for us it’s definitely Easter-basket-friendly. You can find everything from clothes (PJs!) to accessories (neck pillows! to accessories (neck pillows!) Accessories for traveling (neck pillows) Beauty essentials like sheetmasks! There are 300+ options for teens to choose from. You can add these adorable patches to your jackets or bags. We’re big fans of the gold sparkle detail and that each one has an adhesive backing.
Amp up your teen’s interest in this year’s Easter egg hunt with a few of these foam guns that will add a hilarious dose of fun to the annual tradition. Producing a fluffy, thick stream of foam, the guns can shoot up to 15 feet and require zero cleanup — the suds simply dissolve when the party has ended!
$14.99Start at $9.99 Amazon
The magnetic ring set that we love for big children is the Magnetic Ring Set. This ring can be used for spinning or playing games, such as billiards or hockey.
You can use razors for good but make sure they are fashionable! Rifle Paper Co. is the right company to do this job. The stationery company’s latest collaboration with Venus has resulted in the prettiest razors we ever did see — which will surely delight those newly-minted in the shaving game, and look super cute in the ol’ basket, too.
We never met a fanny pack we didn’t like, and that includes this lemonade-hued option from the Stoney Clover Lane x Target launch. It’s also available in pink, green and white. Teens and tweens alike will appreciate the bag’s cool factor, and that it can carry all their essentials when they’re on the go.
Start at $16 Amazon
All Things ‘90s are back again, and that includes bucket hats, which makes them a perfect basket filler for teen boys and girls alike. Amazon’s bestseller in the category is this classic style from Adidas, which comes in more than 30 colors and patterns — ranging from fun tie-dyes to colorful camouflages.
Meet one of Etsy’s bestselling Easter baskets! The adorable, linen bag is rated 54,000 high by customers. The bag can be personalized with a name. The bag can be customized with a name and coloured bunny ears (pink, green or blue). You will receive the product within one week and it can be customized in just a few days.
If a stuffed dog and an Easter basket were combined, this is what it might look like. Ultra-cuddly, these faux fur buckets are ideal for the younger set as they don’t hold quite as much as a traditional, larger basket. Monogramming costs $15 more and takes a little longer to get your items.
Prices starting at $35 Pottery Barn KidsStarting at $19.50 Pottery Barn Kids
This we know: Pottery Barn Kids makes a beautiful Easter basket that is going to stand the test of time (or at least last for your kiddo’s entire childhood). While the retailer has lots of Easter options, we love Sabrina’s old-school wicker detailing and that it comes in small and large sizes. This adorable faceliner can also be personalized with monogrammed floppy ears.
Start at $29.99 Amazon
Listen, we’re all juggling a million things at once, which is why this pre-packed basket is a great option. Choose from seven different adorable animal designs. These baskets cost $29.99 and include either a grass filler or jelly beans. A plush bunny and jelly beans, or chocolate eggs can be added for $10.
For green thumbs, this cute self-watering tomato container is great! Not only is the planter a fun DIY project, but you’ll also get to reap the benefits — a heap of cherry tomatoes!
Start at $11.95 Amazon
These soaps can make wonderful gifts. The set includes nine scents, each with their own essential oil scents. They are all natural.
The nail art trend isn’t going anywhere, and we love a DIY kit that is actually easy! Nails Inc. has two nail polish sets that are butterfly-inspired. They include quick-drying colours and water transfer butterfly stickers. These can be used strategically to decorate nails.
For the chef in your life, grilling season is upon us — but your grill might be a bit dirty after that long winter. Over 1,200 Amazon reviews have been written about the Proud Grill Q-Swiper BBQ Grill Cleaner Set. You can make your grill sparkle again without wires or bristles.