Self-made Easter Decoration
Ideas for Easter Baskets

Ideas for Easter Baskets

Decorated with some hay, branches and a feather, this hand-made Easter basket looks great on the Easter table, and offers a perfect hiding place for sweets!



  • Per basket
  • 1 sheet DIN A4 marble-look cardboard
  • scissors
  • pencil
  • set square
  • small bunny stamp
  • stamp pad
  • tesa® Deco Tape
  • tesa® Roller Permanent Gluing ecoLogo®

How we do it:

DIY Easter Basket // Overview
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DIY Easter Basket // Overview

01

Collect all items and let's start!

DIY Easter Basket // Step 1
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DIY Easter Basket // Step 1

02

Using the set square, draw three lines on the cardboard, each at a distance of 6 cm. At right angles, draw another three lines at a distance of 6 cm. This results in an 18 x 18 cm square.

DIY Easter Basket // Step 2
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DIY Easter Basket // Step 2

03

Cut out the square. Then cut the middle lines on two opposite sides to the center square.

DIY Easter Basket // Step 3
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DIY Easter Basket // Step 3

04

Now fold all outside fields along the lines toward the central square.

DIY Easter Basket // Step 4
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DIY Easter Basket // Step 4

05

Turn the sheet around and stamp a bunny on a non-incised field above the center square. Allow to dry.

DIY Easter Basket // Step 5
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DIY Easter Basket // Step 5

06

Now apply Roller Glue to the central and lower incised lateral squares.

DIY Easter Basket // Step 6
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DIY Easter Basket // Step 6

07

Glue the lower squares behind the middle squares…

DIY Easter Basket // Step 7
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DIY Easter Basket // Step 7

08

… and the upper squares on the middle squares. Now you've created a small box.

DIY Easter Basket // Step 8
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DIY Easter Basket // Step 8

09

Apply a strip of Deco Tape on the upper border, half of it protruding.

DIY Easter Basket // Step 9
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DIY Easter Basket // Step 9

10

Bend the protruding tape inward and press firmly.

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