The joy of Easter morning is watching your little ones’ faces light up as they discover a basket filled with colorful surprises just for them. If you’re looking for inspiration to create that perfect Easter basket for your toddler, you’re in the right place. Each basket idea below is tailored to delight and enchant your little ones, ensuring a memorable Easter filled with joy and giggles.
1. Cuddly Companions Easter Basket
Imagine a soft pastel basket brimming with cuddly friends, each with a friendly face and plush embrace. A tender lamb and a floppy-eared bunny snuggle side by side with a plump, carrot-hugging bunny. They’re nestled among faux grass, peeking out to greet your little boy or girl. These plush toys are not just perfect for playtime but also double as cozy naptime companions. For a unique touch, add a personalized element by including your toddler’s name on the basket. It’s a delightful way to make their first Easter baskets memorable. Don’t forget to tuck in a little DIY craft, like a simple bunny ear headband they can wear for the day.
2. Sweet Treats Basket
A basket that looks good enough to eat! This whimsical creation resembles a delicious cupcake, with a handle crafted from what looks like a string of sugary pearls. Inside, cheerful egg-shaped friends with rosy cheeks and smiles offer a zero-calorie treat for toddlers under 2, ensuring a sugar rush free celebration. It’s an adorable and unique basket that combines the sweetness of Easter with the innocence of toddlerhood.
3. Hoppy Adventure Easter Basket
Jump into a world of imagination with an Easter basket that doubles as a puppet. A white bunny, complete with zigzag patterned ears and a soft green bow, stretches its arms wide as if to say, “Welcome to Easter!” The bunny’s belly proudly displays a name, making this a personal treasure for any toddler. It’s a basket that’s ready for a hoppy adventure, with a carrot in hand for snack time stories.
4. Farmyard Friends Basket
This basket is a fluffy sheep that’s come straight from the farm to celebrate Easter. Its soft wool is perfect for little hands to pet, and the friendly face of the sheep will bring instant smiles. Inside, you’ll find treats and toys that are just right for tiny tots, making this a unique gift that combines the joy of Easter with the charm of farm life.
5. Chick-a-Dee Easter Fun
A sunny yellow chick basket is the star of this idea, with a handle perfect for small hands to grasp. It’s filled with colorful eggs, and it sits beside the cutest of companions – a toddler donning bunny ears! This basket is perfect for those unforgettable photo moments and for carrying during an Easter egg hunt.
6. My First Easter Basket
Celebrate their first Easter with a basket that says it all. A soft grey bunny, complete with playful orange carrot and a matching bow, holds a special message. This basket is a gentle reminder of their milestone and a soft, safe toy to play with long after the holiday is over.
7. Bunny Bonanza Basket
For the little one who loves bunnies, this basket is a dream come true. A trio of bunnies with different ear patterns sits snugly in a soft blue basket. With a plush feel and a friendly bunny face on the front, this basket is sure to be a hit with both boys and girls under 2, offering a fluffy festivity on Easter morning.
8. Pastel Playtime Basket
Soft to the touch and pleasing to the eye, this basket is a cuddly creature itself, adorned with a bow and blushing cheeks. It’s like a toy that holds other toys, filled with plush eggs in a variety of pastel shades. It’s a basket that encourages play and discovery, perfect for toddlers who are just beginning to explore the world with wonder.
9. Tutu Cute Easter Basket
A basket with a twist of whimsy – a purple tutu fluffs around a basket carried by a plush ballerina bunny. It’s a unique and playful take on the traditional Easter basket that will have your little one twirling with joy. Fill it with simple DIY crafts, soft toys, and the gentle promise of spring’s ballet.
10. Blossoming Bunny Basket
Envision a charming Easter basket that doubles as a little girl’s dream tutu. Soft lilac hues blend with the gentle textures of tulle, creating an ethereal effect around a plush white bunny nestled within. This basket is a ballet of pastels, complete with a satin handle and the delicate personalization of a child’s name in a script that dances across the front. It’s an enchanting unique Easter surprise that combines the magic of a ballerina’s costume with the sweetness of Easter morning. Perfect for young girls, especially those under 2, this basket could inspire twirls of delight and a parade of imaginative play. Fill it with bouncy balls, soft toys, and perhaps even a DIY craft set for an afternoon of creative joy.
11. Baby’s First Easter
This Easter basket is specially designed for the littlest ones celebrating their very first Easter. A soft, plush basket in vibrant layers of pastel felt comes with the embroidered announcement of “Baby’s First Easter,” making it a keepsake for years to come. Accompanied by a cheerful yellow duckling, a snuggly rabbit, and bright, touch-friendly eggs, it’s a sensory delight for babies under 2. It’s also safe for those tender fingers to explore, with each item being the perfect size for little hands to hold.
12. Colorful Eggstravaganza
Eggs are the essence of Easter, and this basket is a celebration of the egg in all its colorful glory. Surrounded by plush eggs decorated with patterns and hues, this basket boasts a joyful array of Easter colors. Topped with a sky-blue bow, this soft basket is easy for toddlers to carry and safe for them to play with, offering a unique Easter experience.
13. Plush Pals Easter Basket
This inviting Easter basket is a cornucopia of cuddly creatures and vibrant eggs. The soft, plush exterior is gentle to the touch, with a basket handle that’s just right for small hands. It’s a full sensory experience for toddlers, with various textures to feel and cheerful colors to see. The basket itself reads “My First Easter,” making it a memorable gift for your little one’s first introduction to this festive springtime tradition.
14. Personalized Patchwork Baskets
For toddlers who love to see their name on their belongings, these personalized Easter baskets are a dream come true. Available in bold orange, blue, purple, and pink, each basket features the child’s name in a contrasting color along with playful bunny footprints. They’re sturdy and perfect for an Easter egg hunt, making each child feel extra special on Easter day.
15. Bunny Parade Easter Baskets
Line up for the cutest parade this Easter with these adorable bunny baskets! Each one has a unique pastel color and a soft, plush exterior that makes it as cuddly as it is functional. The bunnies’ faces are simple and sweet, perfect for younger children and with enough room inside for all their Easter finds.
16. DIY Felt Easter Basket
For those who love to add a personal touch, this DIY felt Easter basket is a celebration of creativity. The pink basket is adorned with felt decorations — flowers, dots, and even a caterpillar — creating a tactile experience for curious toddlers. It’s a great project for parents and kids to make together, adding that personal touch to the holiday.
17. Bunny Bucket Basket
This adorable Easter basket is designed to look like a bucket full of purple eggs, perfect for the little one who’s all about the egg hunt. The felt material is soft and durable, ensuring that it’s child-friendly and can withstand a joyous Easter morning of searching and playing.
18. Colorful Bunny Cut-Out Baskets
Capture the essence of spring with these brightly colored bunny baskets, each featuring a child’s name. They’re perfect for setting apart each child’s haul during the Easter egg hunt and make for a beautiful display in any Easter scene.
19. Carrot Patch Basket
Bring the garden to Easter with this imaginative carrot patch basket. It’s a playful twist that’s sure to delight any toddler, with bright orange and green colors that mimic a carrot’s natural environment. This basket is perfect for those who love unique and thematic holiday decorations.
20. Bunny Garden Basket
Celebrate the newness of spring with this garden-themed Easter basket. It features a felt bunny next to a vibrant red strawberry, surrounded by a field of green. It’s a refreshing take on the traditional Easter basket and offers a unique way for toddlers to carry their Easter treasures.
21. Playful Bunny Ear Basket
For a basket that’s as playful as it is practical, this adorable bunny ear basket is a perfect choice. With its soft pink ears that flop down from the sides, and a charming bunny face with a pink bow, it’s a basket that will capture any toddler’s heart. The gentle white and pink color scheme makes it a delightful accessory for Easter festivities, and the spacious interior is ideal for collecting Easter eggs or carrying around favorite toys. This basket would make an adorable accessory for any toddler’s Easter celebration, combining functionality with the cutest of designs.
Easter is a time of joy and celebration, especially for the little ones. Creating a basket that’s not only filled with treats but also sparks their imagination and caters to their age is a delightful way to celebrate the season. Whether you choose a plush toy-filled basket for baby’s first Easter, a personalized tote for the egg hunt enthusiast, or a DIY crafty creation, the key is to make it special and safe for your toddler.Remember, the best Easter baskets are those that contain a sprinkle of love, a dash of fun, and a bounty of color. We hope these ideas have inspired you to create a memorable Easter for your little one. Share your own Easter basket creations with us, or pin them on Pinterest to inspire others. Your comments and shares are what make the holiday spirit grow! Now, hop to it and make this Easter a hoppin’ good time for your toddler!