38 Easy Easter Basket Tutorials to Make {free templates}


Learn how to make  baskets with these free Easter basket templates.   They include Easter baskets for boys and girls, paper baskets, free printable templates, and even how to sew mini baskets for Easter eggs.  Your kids are going to be proud to Easter Egg Hunt with their amazing homemade Easter basket this year!

Easy Easter Basket Tutorials to Make {free templates}

We’ve taken away all the guess work on how to make Easter baskets with these incredible tutorials. For even more ways to make baskets Tip Junkie’s Creative Community has over 83 basket ideas.  You can always search there if you’’re looking for more tutorials with step-by-step instructions. {wink}

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Easter Baskets For Boys

Chalkboard Pail Baskets

1.  Chalkboard Pail Baskets ~ How to make these super cool chalkboard pail baskets.  You can even count your eggs as you hunt.  {{wink}}

Easter Baskets For Boys2.  Monogrammed Apple Basket for Easter ~ Simply add some ribbon and a tag for a perfect Easter basket for boys big enough for a SUPER Easter egg hunt.

Ruffled Easter Basket

3.  Ruffled Easter Basket ~ Upscale a plastic easter bucket with layers of masculine ruffles.  A jelly roll works perfectly for this project.

Tin Can Easter Basket

4. Tin Can Easter Basket~ How to use paper to transform a tin can into a more masculine one.

DIY Edible Easter Basket

5.  DIY Edible Easter Basket ~ How to create an Easter basket using candy.

Easter Baskets for Girls

Tutu Easter Baskets for Girls

6.  Tutu Easter Basket for Girls ~ A tutorial on how to turn a wire basket into an adorable tutu Easter basket for girls.

DIY Easter Basket

7.  DIY Easter Basket ~ Create a gorgeous unique Easter basket with silk flowers and adhesive.  The perfect project to hit up the dollar store.

Fabric Easter Basket Pattern

8.  Fabric Easter Basket Pattern ~ A free pattern on how to make a monogrammed fabric goody bag for Easter.  The long handle is perfect for carrying around gathering eggs.

Duck Tape Easter Basket

9.  Duck Tape Easter Basket ~ How to make your own Easter basket using duck tape and ribbon.

DIY Easter Basket

10.  DIY Easter Basket ~ This gorgeous Easter Basket uses a similiar technique as a yarn chandelier.  A balloon wrapped in yarn and covered in a sugar/water bath.

Printable Easter Baskets

Easter Bunny Treat Box

11.  Easter Bunny Box Printable ~ This is so easy to make, just print, cut, fold and glue. It will hold a few Easter eggs if you pack them carefully.

Free Printable Easter Baskets 12.   Printable Easter Egg Basket ~ It’s the perfect size for chocolate goodies, a hard boiled egg or (my favorite) a generous handful of Starburst Jelly Beans. The finished dimensions measure about 4.5″ x 2.25″ x 2″.

Easter Basket Template

DIY Easter Basket

13.  DIY Easter Basket ~ All you need is a printer, double sided tape and paper.

Paper Easter Baskets

coffee filter flower basket

14.  Coffee Filter Flower Basket ~  Looking for a fun Easter craft project? These little flower Easter baskets made from coffee filters are adorable and perfect to display for the Easter holiday. They could even make festive Easter party favors!

DIY Grocery Bag Basket {Recycled Craft}

15.  DIY Grocery Bag Basket {Recycled Craft} ~ For Easter or for any time of the year, this recycled basket is a great use for your grocery bags. Not only is this frugal recycled craft perfect for Easter or gifts, but children will love this basket for picnic with their friends.

DIY Paper Plate Basket Tutorial

16.  DIY Paper Plate Basket Tutorial ~ Create these adorable and useful table decorations with nothing more that paper plates and some tape.  These Paper Plate Baskets would be the perfect Easter basket!

Easter Bunny Basket

Easter Bunny Basket

17.  Easter Bunny Basket ~ Create an adorable  Easter basket for under $5.  Kiki has a free pattern that you can use to create this cute little bunny, complete with a pom pom tail.

Canvas Bunny Easter Buckets

18.  Canvas Bunny Easter Buckets ~ With ears that can be bent and shaped, rick-rack “whiskers” and fluffy little tails, these buckets are fun to make with your kids.

Easter Egg Basket

How to Make a Moss Easter Basket

19.  How to Make a Moss Easter Basket ~ Add some whimsy to your Easter basket by adding moss.


20.  DIY Burlap Easter Basket ~ With a plastic plate and some burlap straps you can create a DIY Easter decoration that works as a cute centerpiece for your brunch on Easter morning. The pictured tutorial is easy to follow and you will have an adorable Easter basket decoration in no time and for very little money.

Felt Easter Baskets

Felt Easter Baskets

21.  Personalized Felt Easter Basket ~ How to make  a little felt basket that had been embroidered your child’s name on it.

Simple Felt Basket

22.  Simple Felt Basket ~ Thick 5mm felt and a simple whip stitch holds this beauty together.

Felt Easter Basket Tutorial

23.  Felt Easter Basket Tutorial ~ Here is a tutorial on how to felt a sweater if you’ve never tried it before and here’s a previous post with a super tip for making learning to sew VERY child friendly.

Mini Easter Baskets

Mini Easter Baskets

24.  Cardboard Nest Easter Basket ~ Create your own trash to treasure Easter basket with this tutorial.  Using just a cereal box, some yarn, scissors, and glue you can create this beautiful nest like Easter basket. Simple spring basket 25.  Simple spring basket ~ This basket is the perfect craft as it’s quick and easy to whip up with only basic sewing skills needed.

How to Sew Baskets

Soft Fabric Baskets

26.  Soft Fabric Baskets ~ Adorable customized fabric baskets that can be used for Easter and then year round as storage baskets.

How to Sew Baskets

27.  Fabric Easter basket ~ This cute basket is all about spring and would be so cute for an egg hunt or just for display!Fabric Easter Basket Tutorial 28.  Fabric Easter Basket Tutorial ~ This little fabric basket could be useful and charming year-round, but it’s perfect at Easter and is happiest when filled with candy.

How To Make Easter Basket Liners

Easter Basket Liners

29.  Easter Basket Liner Tutorial ~ It doesn’t take much fabric. It just takes a bit of math and maybe an hour or less. How To Make Easter Basket Liners30.  Ruffle Easter Basket ~ How to make your own ruffled Easter basket liner.

Pail Baskets

Chalkboard Easter Pail

31.  Chalkboard Personalized Easter Bucket ~ How to make these beautiful Chalkboard Personalized Easter Buckets.  You can even count your eggs as you hunt.

Vinyl Easter Pails and Paper Easter Grass

32.   Vinyl Easter Pails and Paper Easter Grass ~ Simply add white vinyl cut from a Silhouette, initials on one side, and names on the other side.

Easter Box Party Favors

Paper Carrot Treat Bags DIY

33.  Paper Carrot Treat Bags DIY ~ These cute paper carrots can be made any size and are a great party favor to send your Easter guests home with at the end of the day.  You could even add the guest names and  hang them off the seat backs with ribbon and they can multi-task as a decoration and place card.

Cupcake Wrap Easter Basket Favors

34.  Cupcake Wrap Easter Basket Favors ~  a simple little tutorial of Easter basket favors made from the cupcake wraps and party flags.

Bead and Pin Basket35.  Bead and Pin Baskets ~ The baskets are made entirely out of safety pins, cheap craft-store beads and wire. You can find vintage versions at flea markets.

Egg Carton Easter Baskets

36. Egg Carton Easter Baskets ~  How to create an Easter basket using egg cartons and paint.

Mini Easter Basket Favors

37.  Mini Easter Basket Favors ~ Create these adorable basket favors by covering nut cups with jute.  Fill with candy eggs for a cute favor.

Egg Carton Easter Favors38.  Egg Carton Easter Favors ~ This is the most amazing Easter Brunch and even though it’s not a tutorial, I had to show you these amazing egg carton baskets that are perfect for party favors this Easter.


Tip Junkie Easter

 Be sure to check out the Tip Junkie Easter site for decorations, party ideas, free printables, recipes, and kids craft ideas.


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