To make your Easter Sunday extra special this year, you should try making fun Easter baskets ideas for teens. They make think they have outgrown Easter baskets, but this post will help you come up with something fun!
I love putting Easter baskets together for kids, but a basket for a teenage can be kind of tricky. They may think they are too old for Easter eggs and toys, so why not give them something they will like?
You don't always have to stick with a traditional basket filled with Easter grass, chocolate eggs, or Easter candy. Create new Easter traditions by making the perfect Easter basket for your teens.
There is not a rule saying that Easter baskets have to include little toys and candies, so why not get creative? Throw in a cool water bottle and some stickers! Trust me, they love stuff like that.
You really can't go wrong with putting together an Easter basket. Go to the dollar section at Target and grab something you think your teen would like. If you are stuck, this post will have you covered.
Themed Basket Ideas
A great way to personalize Easter baskets is to come up with a theme for them. You can use a variety of Easter basket fillers when you are going with different themes. It's a fun idea and I think teen girls and boys will love it.
Easter basket stuffers for teenage girls can range from their favorite candy to a new swimsuit. It all depends on what your teenage girl likes. For a lot of fun goodies, check out the dollar store!
- Hair accessories
- Wet detangler brush
- Flip flops
- Lip gloss
- Phone accessories
- Eyeshadow palette
- Water bottle
- Gift cards
A teen boy can be hard to shop for, but we have a great Easter basket stuffer idea or two that may help. There are tons of great things teen boys will love and the best part is we already did the thinking for you!
- Phone case
- Water bottle
- Xbox gift card
- Gift cards
- Stance socks
Ah, there is nothing better than a spa basket in my opinion. Everyone needs self-care and a little glam in their life. Plus, having a spa night is a great way to spend quality time with your teen.
- Face masks
- Nail polish
- Sugar scrub
- Bath bombs
- Essential Oils
- Body spray
- Lip balm
- Body wash
You can never go wrong with a sports basket. Just throw some sports equipment and maybe a jersey into a basket and you are good to go. It is the perfect gift for a sports fan.
- Favorite team jersey
- Water bottle
- Snacks (Big League Chew, sunflower seeds, etc)
- Soccer ball
- Mini basketball hoop
I think an art basket is a cute idea for an aspiring artist. You can get all of the fun art supplies and they will look great in your teen's Easter basket with all of the bright colors.
- Art supplies (paint, colored pencils, crayons, paper)
- Sketch book
- Paint palette
- Easel (a little big for a basket, but get creative!)
- Embroidery floss
- Colorful tape
Easter basket shopping does not have to take a lot of time. All you have to do is think of the small things they love. And if you need more ideas, keep reading!
Sports Themed Bucket
This sports themed bucket is a great Easter idea for boys or girls who love sports. You can also use it for a sports fan spouse.
DIY Candy Easter Basket
These DIY candy Easter baskets are the perfect treat for teens who love sugar! They are pretty cheap to make and have WOW factor.
Tween Easter Baskets
These tween baskets can be customized and made just for the recipient. Add fun things like brushes, shoes, games and plastic filled eggs.
Shark Themed Easter Basket Ideas
Do you have any shark fans in your life? Today, I have the cutest shark-themed Easter basket ideas made with a small pool float just for you.
I have found all the best Shark Themed Easter basket fillers from Baby Shark and beyond for the perfect unique gift for teens who love to swim. Just be sure to get a large pool float.
20 Minute to Win It Easter Games
This Easter have fun family time with the best Minute To Win It Easter games!
Water Bead Stress Ball
Water Bead Stress Ball – A transparent balloon filled with colorful water beads makes for a soothing and fun teen toy or stress reliever! It goes great in their Easter basket.
DIY Easter Bunny Headbands for Easter
Get in the Easter spirit with this easy no sew DIY Bunny Ears Headband. This easy bunny headband craft is perfect for boys and girls alike, as the flower can be left out or replaced with a little top hat!
Peeps Easter Rice Krispie Treats
Peeps Rice Krispie Treats are the perfect treat, and make these Easter Rice Krispie treats so easy and fun for the kids! With bright, rainbow colors from pink, yellow, blue, and purple Peeps marshmallow bunnies and chicks, you’ll love how crazy simple these are to make.
Make: DIY Folk Art Bunnies
These folk-art-ish bunnies were such a fun & easy way to sneak in SO many valuable art lessons. You can make them as simple or complex as you’d like by incorporating more colors or details – the joy is in the process and exploration.
Make: A No-Sew Sock Bunny for Pretend Pet Play
Turn an old sock into a darling DIY no-sew sock bunny for pretend pet play or a cute handmade spring or Easter kids’ craft activity.
Chocolate Cornflake Nest Cakes
These simple chocolate cornflake nest cakes without golden syrup are the perfect Easter dessert! Topped with chocolate mini eggs, they’re tasty, cute and look great on an Easter-themed dessert table for parties and entertaining.
Easter Krispy Bars
These Easter krispy bars are so quick and easy to make. Not only are they delicious but also gluten free. Chewy marshmallow bars drizzled in white chocolate topped with milk chocolate kitkat bunny for the perfect Easter themed treat.
Easter Sour Cream Sugar Cookies with Cream Cheese Frosting
Celebrate Easter with these adorable sour cream sugar cookies with cream cheese frosting! The dough is perfect for cutting into bunnies, eggs, and more!
Homemade Chocolate Turtle Easter Eggs
Homemade chocolate turtle Easter eggs are an easy candy treat to make in your own home. Chocolate eggs are filled with a rich caramel pecan filling and topped with festive sprinkles.
No-Sew Fabric Easter Basket
Here is a tutorial for a no-sew fabric Easter basket. Perfect for creating one-of-a-kind baskets for Easter.
75+ Easter Basket Toys and Activities for $15 or Less
Sharing 75+ adorable toys and activities to put in your kids Easter Basket this year, all $15 or less (and everything ships fast!)
Tips For Creating An Easter Basket On A Budget
Making Easter baskets doesn’t have to be an expensive activity when you use our Tips For Creating An Easter Basket On A Budget.
DIY Easter Baskets + Jelly Bean Candy Bark
These DIY Easter baskets use clay pots and are easy and fun to make! Fill your baskets with my Jelly Bean Candy Bark, a spring-inspired treat that is perfect for Easter and spring gifts!
Easter Crochet Along (CAL): Creme Egg Crochet Covers
These cute Easter animal covers would make great little Easter gifts for kids and adults alike. They are quick to make and don’t use much yarn, so would be ideal for selling too!
Free Crochet Bunny Pattern Kawaii Bunnies
Create some cute kawaii-style bunnies with this free crochet bunny pattern! These little bunnies are simple yet adorable. They are also quick and easy to crochet, so you can make Easter gifts for all of the kids!
So there you go! Now you have tons of ideas of what you can put in an Easter basket for your teen. And you have some tasty Easter treats that you should definitely try.
Do not think too hard about it when you are putting together an Easter basket. You are going to do great! When in doubt, teens love money and gift cards.
We hope you have a fantastic Easter with your family and friends!