How to Celebrate Easter: 6 Last-Minute Easter Ideas
From Easter gift ideas to Easter crafts that will keep the kids busy, there are more ways to prepare for Easter than simply decorating eggs.
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These ideas for fun and handy Easter activities are just the inspiration you need to make your celebration fabulous. Your whole family will love the crafts you make from this article, How to Celebrate Easter: 6 Last-Minute Easter Ideas. If you're looking for Easter ideas for anyone in the family, you'll find the perfect project for them here.
Your kids will love taking part in the Easter preparation process as well. They can help to prepare the guest room, make cute cards for family, and more. Take advantage of the crafty inspiration that Easter brings with these Easter party ideas, and you'll never run out of fun ways to celebrate.
With these 6 last-minute Easter ideas, you will have all of your celebration bases covered. All you need are some delicious brunch recipes and the ideas listed here, and you'll have an Easter that will never be forgotten. These tips can be used for any holiday celebration that is spent with friends or family - with minimal preparation required!
Get the Kids Involved with Washcloth Bunnies
Who doesn't love a classic bunny craft? The best part about a washcloth bunny is that the kids can make them on their own, and you can use them for Easter decorating year after year. Most of the supplies needed to make a washcloth bunny is already at your fingertips, so you won't have to go out and spend a fortune making sure your home looks cheerful and spring-like.
Learn How to Make a Washcloth Bunny with our handy video tutorial that really makes these little cuties come to life quickly and easily! This craft can even be used in the guest rooms for any Easter company you might be having. Set one on the dresser or bathroom counter for Grandma to use during her stay. After all, it's the little details that really count.
It's time to get your house in the Easter spirit! In our free eBook, you'll discover an array of different decor that will brighten up your house: Fun Easter Crafts: 9 Easter Decorating Ideas
Get Dolled Up with DIY Easter Accessories
There's no better way to feel like an excellent Easter hostess than by making some DIY accessories to actually look the part. This Flowers and Lace Wrist Corsage Tutorial has that stunning vintage effect that will really "wow!" your guests. After all, part of the fun of Easter morning is getting dressed up for church and brunch.
If you don't have much spending money left over from that floral sundress that your daughter just had to have, you will be pleased to find that making your own accessories is a thrifty way to look like royalty on a pauper's budget. You can't go wrong with flowers and lace - especially on Easter.
Add a Touch of Religious Tradition
Don't worry - we haven't forgotten why millions of people celebrate Easter to begin with. This Stunning Beaded Easter Cross is the perfect way to keep Christ alive during the holiday. Feel free to hang this religious decoration somewhere prominent in the home, because no matter how many eggs there are to find, there should always be time to pause and reflect.
By interlacing religious tradition in your Easter celebrations, you will be cultivating an atmosphere of peace and joy for the whole family. Best of all, religious Easter crafts like this are perfect for everybody to work on together, which will give you many cherished memories to recollect as you look at this cross on the wall.
Dress Up the Brunch or Dinner Table
Once you return home from church, you will want to step into an atmosphere of springtime cheerfulness. Not only can you make lovely DIY centerpieces for the brunch or dinner table, but you can also try your hand at napkin rings that you can use all spring long.
These cute little napkin rings will bring a touch of new life to the table, as they bring to mind birds in flight and the miracle of birth. Paired with your best cutlery and perhaps some embroidered napkins, this Bird's Nest Napkin Ring is the perfect way to dress up your table when it's time to gather the family for a lovingly-prepared meal.
Send Your Guests Home with Something Memorable
At the end of your celebration, you'll want to make sure that the memories you made on Easter last for many years afterward. These Itty Bitty DIY Party Favor Pots are the best way to send your guests off with one last touch of love and appreciation. You can fill these precious little pots with anything you think your loved ones will enjoy.
Although they look intricate, they are actually quite simple to throw together, and the joy and surprise in the recipients' eyes will make it all worth it. Whether you fill them with classic Easter goodies, or a few seeds to plant a living springtime remembrance of family and good times, these are the perfect way to show others you care this season.
Spread the Love with DIY Easter Cards
Are your loved ones too far away to celebrate Easter with this year? Don't fret, because there are still ways to send the joy of Easter to friends and family near and far. One of the simplest ways to show others that you're thinking of them is to send a handmade card, and if you choose a simple enough design, the little ones can pour their love into it as well.
This Jewel-Framed Easter Bunny Card is quick and easy, which makes it perfect for a little last-minute Easter crafting! Whether you send it to someone close to your heart or someone you wish to reconnect with, there is no better way to spread love than a bit of traditional mail.
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