Easter is when Christians celebrate the resurrection of Jesus Christ. It signifies rebirth and eternal life, and the traditions of the Easter bunny, eggs, and baskets are symbolistic of this celebration and are integral to the essence of Easter. To help in celebrating these traditions, we're sharing unique ways to gift chocolate and candy alternatives for everyone's Easter baskets.
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What goes in an Easter basket?
Various types of chocolate and sweet treats on their own or stuffed in eggs could easily make the top ten most popular items list. Gifts with bible verse quotes, beauty products inspired by spring, and knickknacks and decor to celebrate the holiday are common options as well.Check out our gift guides below for inspiration.
1. All Things Are Possible Necklace, $79 at Uncommon Goods
A sweet and wearable reminder of faith.
2. Happy Easter Candle, $11+ at Rustic Sugar Creek Co
This shop has multiple scents to choose from including blooming lilacs and cactus flower for springtime.
3. Gourmet Easter Oreos, $32+ at The Chocolate Workshop
Tasty and works of art.
4. Bunny Decor, $6 at Betty Pillows Shop
For the country-styled home.
5. Seasonal Mug, $13+ at Shelly's Gift Store
A themed mug with your morning coffee can get you in the spirit of the season.
6. Soap Gift Set, $7 at Seaside Soap Kitchen
A great alternative to candy for small gifts.
7. Pressed Flower Earrings, $23 at Crafts By Culp
A subtle nod to spring.
8. Bath Salts Gift Set, $17 at The Man Lab Soap Co
These carrots are festive and relaxing.
9. Spring Hair Tie Set, $9 at Kiera Joy Accessories
A pretty and feminine filler for her basket.
10. Easter Egg Decor, $7 at Simply Blessed Crafter
Bright and fun seasonal home decor.
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"The very first Easter taught us this: that life never ends and love never dies."
― Kate McGahan
1. Easter Macarons, $35 at GourmetBaskets.com
Tasty treats in spring colors.
2. Bible Verse Bracelet, $16 at Amazon
Choose from several styles and verse options.
3. Hunting Lodge Candle, $20 at Long Rifle Soap
A long-burning candle with a manly scent for him.
4. Camo Easter Eggs, $40 at Man Crates
These unique eggs are filled with jerky.
5. Bible Verse Tag, $7+ at Inspired Indigo Shop
Pick from three verses for a meaningful keychain.
6. Men's Roll On Cologne, $8 at Botanical Bars
A classic scent and a great small basket filler.
7. BBQ Seasoning, $13 at Wayward Gourmet
For the BBQ griller.
8. Coffee Mug, $16 at Esther Dorotik Shop
A faith mug to enjoy his morning coffee.
9. S'more Peeps Pack, $30 at Man Crates
This gift set will give them everything they need for delicious s'mores with their favorite Easter marshmallow.
10. Bath Bomb Gift Set, $30 at Deep Fizz
A relaxing gift in masculine scents for him.
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"I believe in Christ, like I believe in the sun - not because I can see it, but by it I can see everything else."
― C.S. Lewis
1. Succulent Hair Pin, $30 at Eten Iren
A sweet and practical addition to a basket.
2. Bunny Wish Bracelet, $5 at The Persnickety Co
A small gift to make a wish on.
3. Stress Ball, $2 at Zee Louise Design Co
An inexpensive and useful filler.
4. Peeps Lip Balm, $4 at Butterfly Bliss Shop
Their nose is in for a treat with this balm.
5. Seed Kit, $9 at Nature Favors
This mini garden kit comes with a plantable Easter Egg.
6. Easter Bunny Mini Piñata, $11 at My Soiree Designs
A fun way to keep the small candy together.
7. Floral Lip Balm Holder, $3+ at Boundless Blanks
This keychain would pair well with number four.
8. Peeps Mug, $12 at Shoppe Surprise
This mug would pair well with a bunny hot chocolate bomb.
9. Peep Bath Bombs, $6 at Rusted Acre Soap Co
These make for festive bathtime fun.
10. Smash Egg, $8 at Oh Fudge and More
This gift set comes with a mini smashing mallet.
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"Easter spells out beauty, the rare beauty of new life."
― S.D. Gordon
1. Bubble Wands, $5 at Target
Easy outdoor entertainment.
2. Egg Toss Game, $20 at Amazon
An active game to keep them busy entertained.
3. Easter Bunny Puzzle, $13+ at Fit to a T
A sweet and personal stuffer.
4. The Official Easter Bunny Dollar Bill, $7 at Tooth Fairy Dollar Bill
A small and fun keepsake.
5. Wooden Easter Eggs, $2+ at Theba Outfitters
They can paint or color with this fun craft.
6. It's Not Easy Being a Bunny Book, $6+ at Amazon
They'll have a fun adventure with this bunny.
7. Easter Crayons, $11 at Kages Krayons
These bunnies and carrots would pair well with number five.
8. Bunny Sidewalk Chalk, $10 at Doodlebird NY
A cute way to play hopscotch and doodle.
9. Play Dough Easter Eggs, $4+ at Patricia Rose Design US
This dough is soft and glittery.
10. Easter Tic Tac Toe, $12 at Mama Chicken Customs
A seasonal spin on a well-loved game.
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"Easter is the only time when it's perfectly safe to put all of your eggs in one basket."
― Evan Esar
1. Bunny Push Toy, $26+ at Smiling Tree Toys
An adorable and functioning handmade toy.
2. Bunny Socks, $15 at Personalization Mall
A cute novelty item to wear.
3. Everybunny Prays, $23 at Amazon
This musical bunny and prayer book makes a sweet keepsake.
4. Easter Finger Puppets, $15 at Ginger Beasties
A colorful addition to their imaginative play.
5. Sippy Cup, $14+ at Personalization Mall
A celebratory holiday cup of their own.
6. Rabbit Bath Crayons, $13+ at Lotus and the Wolf
These crayons double as bath time fun and soap.
7. Maracas Egg Shakers, $14 at Amazon
An easy musical toy add.
8. Wooden Bunny, $9+ at Tiny Fox Hole
This wooden bunnies floral detail is hand-carved.
9. Lacing Toy, $23+ at Red Barn Toys
A fun learning and on-the-go activity.
10. Crochet Easter Egg Decor, $6+ at Funny Ami Toys
Add some fun to the basket with these crocheted character eggs.
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"The great gift of Easter is hope."
― Basil Hume
1. Personalized Stuffed Bunny, $15+ at Charlotte Embroidery
A soft and cuddly memento.
2. My First Easter Egg Hunt, $30 at I See Me Books US
A customized book to commemorate their first Easter.
3. Bunny Rattle, $16+ at Toys Little Miracle
A sweet rattle you can add their name to.
4. Bunny Comforter and Teether, $46 at Lamb And Bee Boutique
This set comes with the option to personalize the tags.
5. Bunny Onesie, $18+ at Boss Mommies Boutique
This personalized bodysuit comes in short sleeve and long sleeve options.
6. Chicken Accessory, $15 at Ie Peda
A personalized first Easter gift.
7. Rabbit Bib, $6 at Sewing Happy Smiles
A cute print for your little bunny.
8. Bunny Booties, $10 at Sweety Greetings
Playful handknitted booties.
9. Bunny Ears Teether, $5+ at My Crafts Things
This wooden teether can be personalized with their name.
10. Pacifier Clip, $29 at By Lidia L
A cute and handmade crochet bunny. A carrot version can be found here.
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Be sure to share your favorite Easter tradition and which Easter gifts you enjoy seeing in your basket each year in the comments below.
Until next time,
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