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Easter Basket Guide

Michaels: Your Creative Design Center for Personalized Easter Baskets

Celebrate Easter by giving your family baskets filled with holiday delights. Michaels has everything you need to design a personalized Easter basket for everyone in your family. Whether you're shopping for toddlers, kids, teens or adults, you're sure to find Easter gift ideas for everyone on your shopping list. Plus, we have all of the decor and fillers you need to design a fabulously festive basket. Trust Michaels for all your basket needs this Easter holiday.

Design Easter Baskets for the Whole Family

A well-received Easter basket begins with gifts and treats that everyone in your family enjoys. Finding the right gifts varies from one family member to the next, and Michaels has all ages covered. Design a personalized Easter basket for boys, girls and adults of all ages. Discover what to put in Easter baskets this holiday season in this guide.

Easter Basket Ideas for Babies and Toddlers

Make babies and toddlers squeal with delight with a colorful and playful Easter basket. When shopping for the youngest kids on your shopping list, Michaels has age-appropriate gifts that are safe for even youngsters to enjoy. 

stuffed bunny is a classic Easter gift that's ideal for babies and toddlers. Michaels offers plush stuffed animals for your little one to tote around on Easter and beyond. Available in a variety of colors, these sweet stuffed animals are just the centerpiece you need for the basket, so pick one up when looking for Easter basket ideas for toddlers.

Get your youngster in the Easter holiday spirit by adding a pair of bunny ears to their basket. These ears come in a number of styles, including gingham-checked ears and unicorn-inspired designs. Your little one is sure to love hopping around the house just like the Easter Bunny.

Michaels also offers baby- and toddler-friendly crafts for Easter baskets. Gel clings are a fun and easy way that little ones can help add some Easter decor to windows and doors. Easter stickers allow toddlers to practice hand-eye coordination while removing the stickers and positioning them on paper or other crafts. Let your little one use them to embellish homemade Easter cards to give to family and friends.

Bubbles are sure to bring a smile to any child's face, making them a must-have for all children's Easter baskets. Michaels offers mulitpacks of bubble wands that are easy for youngsters to grip and use effortlessly. Stock up for springtime bubble fun as you design your kids' personalized Easter baskets.

Michaels has gift ideas for girls, boys and teens of all ages. Fill their baskets with a variety of toyscraftsgames and learning kits that are sure to spark their interest, imagination and engagement with hands-on learning. For creative kids who embrace holiday-themed activities, check out Easter and spring-themed crafts they can make to decorate the house, their room, give as gifts and put everyone in a festive mood.

Popular DIY crafts include bead boxes, available in Easter-themed shapes like bunnies and flowers. They're filled with colorful beads, along with clasps and cording, that simplifies jewelry making for creative youngsters. With these kits, your kids can have a new piece of jewelry designed for every family member to wear to Easter dinner. 

Small toys are always a hit when they're included in kids' personalized Easter baskets, and Michaels has a variety of interesting options for girls, boys and teens. Among them are Beanie Boos stuffed animals, which are available in a variety of character options, each featuring bright colors and their signature oversized eyes. 

Festive accessories are always a hit for kids who love to play dress-up, making them a smart choice for Easter baskets, too. Find themed bracelet packs featuring favorite characters from Trolls, Batman or Jurassic World. A sparkly tiara and matching wand can inspire pretend play on Easter and beyond. A new pair of sunglasses is fabulous for dress-up as well as sunny spring and summer days ahead.

Don't forget about adults when you're shopping for Easter goodies. Michaels also offers a variety of Easter basket ideas for adults, ensuring everyone in the family wakes up to a surprise on Easter morning.

For the adult who loves to craft, you can find plenty of creative gifts to fill their Easter basket. Check out art supplies, which can help your family member tackle their next creative project. Find drawing supplies, paints, canvases, sketchbooks and journals that work for so many projects. Consider an art gift set to ignite a new creative path.

For someone who loves to bake, browse our Easter baking supplies. Silicone cake molds feature Easter characters like bunnies and eggs. Let loved ones create seasonally inspired cupcakes using edible decorations and spring-themed sprinkle boxes.

Finally, bring a touch of sparkle to an adult's Easter basket by exploring our jewelry collections. Pick up some supplies for someone who loves to make their own jewelry. Or, get inspired yourself and design a pair of earrings, necklace or bracelet to add to an adult Easter basket.

Preparing Your Easter Basket

Your quest for personalized Easter baskets begins with the basket itself. We offer an array of Easter basket options, including classic woven baskets and colorful, modern styles. These baskets come in various sizes, making sure you can find one for a toddler enjoying their first egg hunt as well as a teen who still loves the traditions of the Easter season. 

Find a classic Easter basket that is a traditional symbol of this beloved holiday. Pick up a woven basket that delivers plenty of space for Easter goodies as well as a convenient built-in handle for easy transport. These baskets are available in a number of neutral colors, including white and natural. If you prefer a colorful option, consider a woven basket that blends natural strands with bright ones. 

Kid-friendly classic baskets feature cheerful characters in vibrant colors. Soft-sided Easter baskets crafted of felt and canvas are lightweight and easy for kids to carry when they're hunting for eggs. Check out Easter gift baskets featuring bunnies, unicorns, dinosaurs and chicks, shopping with your little one's favorite characters in mind. With these fun options at affordable prices, we make sure you can continue to delight your loved ones with the characters that they love. 

Creative Easter Baskets

Deliver your Easter treats to family and friends in a creative way this year. Think outside of the traditional basket and instead choose a more creative option. Create your own Easter basket using these inspired ideas.

A new pair of rainboots can serve as a unique way to display Easter goodies. Fill the rainboots with candy, small toys and treats from Michaels. Your recipient then has a new pair of boots to wear on rainy days, along with plenty of goodies to enjoy. 

Similarly, a colorful umbrella transforms into a festive Easter display with a little creativity. Open up the umbrella and pack it with all the fun finds you discover at Michaels—candy, toys, crafts and more—much like you would a traditional basket. 

Get the kids ready for summer fun by replacing an Easter basket with an item they can enjoy all summer long. Consider a beach bag, beach pail, inflatable pool or even a pool float, which can serve as a non-traditional basket this Easter season. They're easy to fill just like Easter baskets, with the added appeal of letting the bucket, pool or float serve as another gift they love. Use spring- or summer-themed fill you score at Michaels, such as sidewalk chalkDIY  birdhousessuncatchers, and games such as paddle ball and skip ball.

Think of creative ways you can transport Easter gifts. Replace the traditional basket with a kid-sized wagon, riding dump trucksaucer swing, or a new backpack. Fill it up with all of the goodies, and your child can use their creative basket all year long.

Easter Basket Candy

Candy is a must for any Easter celebration. Stock up now at Michaels so that you're ready for egg hunts and basket filling. We have lots of sweet Easter candy options to please all your family members.

Start your Easter candy hunt with the classics: Jellybeans, traditional and specialty-flavored, are perfectly sized for adding to plastic eggs for your kids to hunt. Peeps are a must-have spring-themed marshmallow treat for every Easter basket as are a set of Pez Dispensers, featuring bunny, chick and lamb designs. 

Remember to stock up on trusted chocolate classics like Cadbury Creme Eggs and Reese's egg-shaped treats. Chocolate bunnies are synonymous with the season, so remember to pick at least one for every Easter basket on your list. Gourmet treats like Ghirardelli milk chocolate eggs and caramel bunnies and Lindt chocolate bunnies will satisfy even those with discerning tastes. Mix-and-match candies depending on your family's preferences.

Unique Easter candy can add a festive surprise to your child's baskets. Find edible grass that comes in assorted colors and flavors and works well as a topper for cupcakes or decoration for sugar cookies.

You've selected the basket, purchased the gifts and now you're ready to gather the final touches for your Easter baskets. Start by looking through our wide selection of Easter basket fillers and decor for a stylish basket presentation. Michaels can help you create customized Easter baskets for family and friends.

Easter grass works well as a filler to make every goodie prop up and stand out. Classic green grass adds a realistic touch to the basket. Iridescent grass adds shimmer and pizzaz. You can also find Easter shred, available in color combinations like blue and green and pastel shades like pink, purple, green and blue. Add this grass or shred to the bottom of the basket to create an elevated layer to display your gifts.

Easter ribbons and bows are an essential design element that ties together the theme of your baskets. Michaels has an extensive variety of ribbons in different widths, from well under an inch to 2.5 inches. Plus, you can find many patterns, including plaid, floral, gingham, stripes, jellybeans and polka dots. Create a bow to tie around the handle of the basket or wrap the handle in festive holiday ribbon. 

Choose Michaels For All Your Easter Basket Needs

Whether you're shopping for a toddler, kid, teen or an adult, Michaels has cute, creative Easter basket ideas for people of all ages and interests. Consider us your one-stop shop for purchasing everything you need to celebrate this Easter season. If you're wondering how to make Easter baskets, we're here to help every step of the way. Find your baskets, gifts, candy and decorative accessories at Michaels.

Shop online for contactless shipping options, including free curbside pickup, free delivery over $49, or same-day delivery on select items. Want to check out our Easter basket shop in person? Use our store locator to find a Michaels store near you.