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Easter Baskets Del Valle TX

Looking for Easter Baskets in Del Valle? We have compiled a list of businesses and services around Del Valle that should help you with your search. We hope this page helps you find Easter Baskets in Del Valle.

Michael's Arts Crafts
(512) 328-6142
3201 Bee Caves Road
Austin, TX
Ampersand Art Supply
(512) 322-0278
3608 Chapman Ln
Austin, TX
Ampersand Art Supply
(512) 469-7666
1500 E 4th St
Austin, TX
Hobby Lobby Creative Centers
(512) 445-4609
4040 S Lamar Blvd
Austin, TX
Britches By Brittnie
(713) 870-4463
106A W. North Loop Blvd.
Austin, TX
Michael's Arts Crafts
(512) 795-8573
10225 Research Boulevard
Austin, TX
Armadillo Clay
(512) 385-7311
3307 E. 4th St.
Austin, TX
Michaels Arts & Crafts
(512) 899-2800
5501 Brodie Ln
Austin, TX
Co-Op East
(512) 322-7002
2902 Medical Arts St
Austin, TX
Custom Stickers
(512) 329-5805
2901 S Capital Of Texas Hwy
Austin, TX

Easter on the Net - How to Make Your Own Easter Baskets

Easter baskets are the traditional Easter gift from parent or grandparent to child. Store-bought versions of these baskets are usually overpriced wicker handled baskets stuffed with "Easter grass" filler and some small toys and sugary sweets. By making your own baskets at home, you can save money and create a truly personal gift without all the messy filler.

Basket Ideas

The first step in making your own Easter basket is finding a suitable basket. Start by thinking out of the box - or the basket! While a wicker or woven basket is fine, there's no reason to limit yourself. What about a bathroom caddy, filled with hair products, little clips and a new lip gloss? How about a sand pail, filled with outside toys like bubbles, a sand shovel and sidewalk chalk?

Let your imagination run wild. From a printed gift bag to a ceramic planter to a plastic mixing bowl, anything can serve as your "basket". You can also make your own Easter baskets.

The woven basket is a simple and child-friendly craft. Save the plastic mesh-like containers used to store strawberries or mushrooms at the grocery store. Wash and dry thoroughly. Then, using different colored ribbons or narrowly cut strips of paper, weave them in and out of the holes in the basket. Attach each end by tucking it in and applying a drop of glue (a hot glue gun works great for this).

Even simpler is the square paper basket. Cut a perfect square about 10"x10" out of a piece of poster board or construction paper. Reserve the remaining section to make the handle. Fold over each corner to form an edge, and staple together. Once all four corners are stapled, cut a one-inch strip out of the matching paper and affix with a stapler on either side of the basket. If your kids feel like decorating, give them the square (before folding and stapling) along with crayons, markers, stickers, glitter and glue. Their creation is sure to be dazzling and much more appealing that a generic store-bough basket.


Since you are making your own baskets, there is no need to stick to the same, boring chocolate candies and little plastic toys. Think about your child (or the basket recipient) and tailor your basket to his or her interests.

Is your son really into horses? Go the dollar store and pick up some horse stickers, a horse-themed coloring book and box of new crayons, a horse stuffed animal and a DVD about horses. If you can't find horse-friendly chocolate, try including some candied apples and baby carrots - favorite horse treats!

What if your daughter has just started ballet? Include a new pair of ballet slippers and some sweet ballet clips for her hair. Maybe make her a tutu, an quick and easy craft with a spool of toile and a hot glue gun. Wrap it all up in a new pink backpack - aka "basket" - that she can use to carry her ballet wear to class.

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