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6 adorable Easter baskets for kids you can make at home
Sure, store-bought Easter baskets are easy, but making a one-of-a-kind Easter basket at home might be even easier (and cheaper) thanks to these tutorials. If your kids are still in the Easter-bunny-loving age bracket of preschool or elementary school, they'll get a kick out of waking up in the morning to find a special Easter basket made just for them.
Better yet, ask your kids to join in on the fun by turning a DIY basket into an afternoon craft. These inexpensive Easter basket projects are perfect for little hands and short attention spans.
1. Strawberry basket Easter basket
This basket is fun to make and weaving the paper builds fine motor skills too.
What you'll need:
strawberry basket with handle
What you'll do:
Cut the construction paper into strips as wide as the basket holes.
Weave the paper in and out of the holes, securing one piece to the next with tape.
Add a ribbon or bow to the top of the handle, and your basket is finished.