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DIY Easter Baskets & Gifts for Teens
Egg-cite Your Teen with Awesome Easter Treats!
Easter is the perfect time to treat your teen to some of their favorite things. If they have been eying up that expensive shampoo or they are just fiends for candy, now is the time to splurge a little on her. Whether you want to get her candy or make-up, there are some fantastic ideas here for a DIY Easter basket for your teen.
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Jewelry Organizer Basket
1) Jewelry Organizer Basket
Purchase a jewelry organizer at your local dollar store and fill it with money, gift cards, make up, candy for an Easter Basket. You can use this for any holiday or birthday, just fill it with goodies your teen likes! You could also fill a pouch with some cute jewelry.
Eggstreme Glamour Girl
2) Eggstreme Glamour Girl
This basket is filled with nail polishes, lip glosses and pretty eye shadows. All tucked inside a white wicker basket with her favorite candies!
Crates of Treasure
3) Crates of Treasure
Recycle old shoe boxes or crates to make treasure filled presents for your teen. You can choose cute notebooks and soft toys the world is your oyster here.
Upcycled Mason Jar
4) Upcycled Mason Jar
We all have plenty of jars laying around looking for new life to be breathed into them. Layer them with cute treats for a new take on Easter baskets such as Peeps and sugared eggs. Use shredded green paper at the bottom for 'grass'.
5) Vanity Baskets
Fill a basket with all the things she needs to pamper herself from panty liners to nice bubble bath. Pop a couple of pretty paper flowers around it to make it look even nicer.
6) Hair Bunny
A very simple and sweet idea is to get a cute bag and purchase a fluffy bunny and some luxurious items like her favorite brand shampoo and conditioner.
Favorite Color Theme
7) Favorite Color Theme
If your teen has a particular color that they go wild for, try coordinating a gift basket for them in this shade. From sweets to nail polishes there are plenty of objects available and you have the fun task of locating them all!
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Pink n Purple Spa
8) Pink n Purple Spa
Perfect for girls. This idea doesn't have to be exclusively for Easter, you could also make them for birthdays and Christmas.
9) Teal Inspired
Teal is such a beautiful color for spring and Easter. There are many products out there with this color or if you prefer shopping online you can simply do a specific color search to get inspiration for more ideas.
10) Easter Bouquet
An alternative to giving a basket is to make up an Easter style bouquet. Upcycle a vase or get one from the dollar store. Line it with craft paper and then you can use sticks to attch things like eggs and a nice balloon.
Swimming Pool Bucket
11) Swimming Pool Bucket
Get a mini pool and fill the bottom with water balloons as eggs then fill with water toys. Think of all the water toys you could put in here. This is ideal for a younger child.
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle
12) Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle
This is great for any TMNT fans or for kids in general. Purchase a green bucket and make eye masks from card in one of their turtles colors .
13) Paper Bunny
This is a great gift for children, in the basket you can start by lining it with Easter grass - purchase this at the dollar store. Make the bunny from card. Put some Easter eggs and some little toys.
A very popular idea - use boxes of candy to construct your 'basket'. Fill it with Easter grass and other little treats.
15) Easter Hat
What about making a basket with an Easter Hat? You can purchase these in craft stores or just purchase a plain hat and do it up yourself!