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The 8 New Things You Need For Your Easter Basket

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* Spruce up your Easter Basket with these spring-themed products
* Toys, chocolate and craft supplies make great Easter gifts
* Easter is April 1, 2018

Easter is quickly approaching, and the Easter Bunny needs some help filling all those Easter baskets. Whether you plan on giving yourself a few spring-themed gifts or you have children who eagerly expect a basket full on Easter morning, the following products are small, traditional and useful. From toys to school supplies, these gifts can fill an Easter basket with ease and fit the pastel seasonal theme. Plus, they are new and fun – the perfect combination for Easter gifts.

1. Lavender Wire Basket Kit

Swap your traditional wicker basket for a wire one this year. Whether you’re looking for a new way to give your Easter gifts this year, a fun decoration for around the house, or you simply need a more durable basket for this year’s egg hunt, this lavender wire basket is an easy answer. It’s made from sturdy wire in a cheery, lavender hue and also boasts a wooden handle for maximum comfort. Raffia, a gift tag and a clear basket bag are also included with the basket.

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2. Toysmith Colorful Bunny Crayons

These cute bunny crayons make an ideal gift for artsy children (or adults) this Easter. The set includes 6 different colors, and each crayon has been crafted into a fun, bunny shape, adding a little bit extra to this year’s Easter art activities. The wax crayon set is just the right size to be gifted inside an egg or displayed in your Easter basket.

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3. Easter Bunny And Chick Wind Up Toys

You’ll have hours of fun with these wind up Easter toys. The 2-piece set includes a white bunny rabbit and yellow chicken, which will walk around any flat surface after being wound up and released. Ideal gifts for kids, these adorable toys make excellent additions to Easter scenes and baskets. And, the versatile, fluffy bunny and chick combo aren’t just restricted to Easter fun either. Everyone loves these cute animals at any time of the year.

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4. Comptoir du Cacao Chick Dark Chocolate Bar

Easter wouldn’t be Easter without delicious chocolate treats. That’s why the Comptoir du Cacao chocolate bar is an ideal Easter gift. These tasty bars are handcrafted in the French countryside from pure cocoa butter, chocolate, hazelnuts and hints of coffee. The chocolate bar also features a fun, chick design surrounded by colorful sprinkles and nuts to enjoy before you dig in and devour the whole thing.

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5. Peter Rabbit Pencils

Peter Rabbit wants you to do your homework with these colorful pencils. Designed with Easter in mind, the striped pattern will bring a touch of spring to any desk. Each box includes a dozen, 7.5-inch pencils. In addition, the pencils arrive pre-sharpened and with an attached eraser.

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6. Reusable Melting Bunny Toy

A novel take on the traditional Easter Bunny, this melting toy will “melt” overnight yet can be reformed over and over again. The bunny is constructed from putty that loosens its form at room temperature. Once it has melted, the putty can be reshaped into a new bunny and decorated with the included plastic carrot, eyes, ears, nose and arms. This is one toy that keeps on giving.

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7. Small Nester Easter Eggs

Inside this set of Nester Easter eggs, you get so much more than 4 beautiful eggs worthy of standing on their own. You also get a beautiful way to present small gifts and treats, too. The eggs are handcrafted from paper mache and then decorated using 4 different reprints of early 20th-century Easter illustrations. They are ideal for Easter egg hunts or just as Easter-time decorations.

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8. Mini Easter Water Globes

There’ll be plenty of fun toys to go around your party with this set of 6 mini Easter water globes. Each globe features a rabbit model, and it can be shaken to produce an additional flurry, resulting in a delightful rabbit-and-flurry-filled Easter scene. The set includes six different colors and is a great way to make sure all the young-at-heart family members have an entertaining gift for Easter dinner.

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