40 Adorable Easter Basket Ideas for Toddlers

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For many Southerners, waking up to a basket full of goodies on Easter morning sits high on the list of favorite childhood memories. The pastel Peeps, chocolate bunnies, and jelly bean-filled eggs—ah, now that's the good stuff. And later on the other side of the secret, getting to surprise your little ones is just as exciting. There's no need to be stressed about what to stuff into those Easter baskets—because the Easter bunny always comes through. (That's us.) Pack in all the sugar to your heart's delight, and then throw a few of these fun and unique Easter basket stuffers perfect for toddlers. We paired some of our favorite Easter basket ideas for boys and girls with fun toys, crafts, and treats to put inside. From classic children's books to colorful art supplies to summer-ready swim goggles, these Easter basket ideas for toddlers are too cute to pass up.

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Easter Sidewalk Chalk Eggs

Easter Egg Sidelwalk Chalk
Amazon

Buy It: $13.99; amazon.com

Each pack comes with 24 festive pieces of egg-shaped chalk in 12 different colors.

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Chick Easter Basket

Chick Easter Basket
Wayfair

Buy It: $24.99; wayfair.com

This soft, chick-inspired Easter basket will fit right in at the egg hunt.

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The Tale of Peter Rabbit Story Board Book

The Tale of Peter Rabbit Story Board Book
Amazon

Buy It: $4.99; amazon.com

Introduce your little one to Beatrix Potter's famous tale of naughty Peter Rabbit's adventures in Mr. McGregor's garden.

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Ferris Wheel Bath Bomb

Ferris Wheel Bath Bomb Set
Target

Buy It: $10; target.com

These Easter-colored bombs will make bath time a blast. Recommended for ages 3 and up.

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My First Find and Match Easter Matching Eggs

My First Find and Match Easter Matching Eggs
Amazon

Buy It: $14.99; amazon.com

Just as educational as it is fun, this matching set will help them learn to recognize shapes and colors while playing.

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Waffle Toy Set

Waffle Toy Set
Anthropologie

Buy It: $45; anthropologie.com

If you have a little chef in the making, this breakfast food set is the perfect pick.

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Tucker + Tate Bunny Novelty Slipper

Tucker Tate Bunny Slippers
Nordstrom

Buy It: $19.95; nordstrom.com

You little bunny will never want to take these snuggly slippers off.

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Wooden Dollhouse Animal Set

Pet Wooden Dollhouse
Amazon

Buy It: $14.99; amazon.com

If your toddler loves cuddly critters, this wooden dollhouse set is an Easter basket must-have.

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Rainbow Woven Easter Baskets

Pastel Rainbow Storage Basket
Pottery Barn Kids

Buy It: from $49; potterybarnkids.com

Their little eyes will light up when seeing this rainbow basket filled with Easter treats.

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Beeswax Bath Crayons

Honey Stick Bath Crayons
Amazon

Buy It: $23.95; amazon.com

Imagine telling toddlers to take a crayon and go crazy on the bathtub? Pure happiness. (These crayons wash right off.)

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Melissa & Doug Wooden Jumbo Stacking Train

Melissa & Doug Wooden Tran
Target

Buy It: $39.99; target.com

Any toddler who loves wheels will light up when they see this adorable train set on Easter morning.

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Whale Bubble Blower

Whale Bubble Machine
Amazon

Buy It: $13.99; amazon.com

Simple and classic, bubbles are forever a crowd-pleaser. This bubble machine makes it even more fun.

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Pantone Box of Color

Pantone Box of Color
Crate and Barrel

Buy It: $14.99; crateandbarrel.com

This fun box is filled with miniature books that feature bright Pantone colors and surprises.

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First Vocabulary Cards

My ABC's Ring Flash Cards
Amazon

Buy It: $12.99; amazon.com

These colorful cards will help your little one explore the world with its illustrations of new words.

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Hooded Animal Towel

Hooded Animal Towel
Nordstrom

Buy It: $35; nordstrom.com

This absorbent cotton towels features a cute hood with a bunny face to make them smile.

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Easter Egg Coloring Book

Easter Egg Coloring Book
Amazon

Buy It: $4.95; amazon.com

They can use crayons or markers to color simple patterns and designs to celebrate the holiday creatively.

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Beatrice the Bunny Stuffed Animal

Beatrice the Bunny Stuffed Animal
Anthropologie

Buy It: $28; anthropologie.com

This little bunny is ready to cuddle.

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Chunkies Paint Sticks

Chunkies Paint Sticks
Crate and Barrel

Buy It: $13.99; crateandbarrel.com

Easy-to-hold and easy-to-use, these paint sticks are a kid's dream.

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Peep-Inspired Mini Soap Set

Peep-Inspired Mini Soap Set
Etsy/@SunbasilgardenSoap

Buy It: $12.95+ for set of four; etsy.com

Here's one way to get them in the bathtub after a long day of egg hunting.

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Doodle It Chalk Book

Doodle It Chalk Book
Amazon

Buy It: $19.99; amazon.com

Take chalk art on the go with this portable book. Your toddler can be creative anywhere.

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Personalized Alphabet Rainbow Crayons

Personalized Alphabet Rainbow Crayons
Etsy/@TheCrayonHouse

Buy It: $14.99+; etsy.com

The Easter bunny is getting mighty creative this year. These rainbow crayon letters are too cute.

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Boys' Swim Mask

Boys' Swim Mask
Pottery Barn Kids

Buy It: $24.95; potterybarnkids.com

There's plenty of spring and summer fun on the horizon—get ready with these cool goggles every little boy who is learning to swim will love.

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Tulle Easter Basket

Tulle Easter Basket
Etsy

Buy It: $25; etsy.com

Every ballerina-to-be will leap with joy at this girly Easter basket.

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Edible Easter Grass Set

Edible Easter Grass Set
Cost Plus World Market

Buy It: $7.47 for set of three; worldmarket.com

These colorful bunches of grass have a sweet secret: They're candy!

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Monogrammed Seersucker Easter Basket

Monogrammed Seersucker Easter Basket
Etsy/@SweetAndStitched

Buy It: $27; etsy.com

A seersucker design will match every classic Easter smock or bowtie.

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Unicorn Easter Basket

Unicorn Easter Basket
Amazon

Buy It: $17.46; amazon.com

Add a touch of whimsy to your Easter celebrations.

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Color Wheel Puzzle

Color Wheel Puzzle
Crate & Barrel

Buy It: $35; crateandbarrel.com

Kiddos will love learning and practicing their colors with this bright puzzle.

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God Gave Us Easter Book

God Gave Us Easter Book
Amazon

Buy It: $8.84; amazon.com

Prepare to meet a cute polar bear named Little Cub who learns from her father all about God's design for the Easter season and what it really means.

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Easter Bunny Headband

Easter Bunny Headband
Etsy/@AniBabee

Buy It: $8.25; etsy.com

And the sweetest Easter accessory award goes to...

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Chubby Squishy Critters

Chubby Squishy Critters
Cost Plus World Market

Buy It: $8.97 for set of three; worldmarket.com

These chubby critters are cute and satisfyingly squishy. They'll make a festive addition to any Easter basket.

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Beeswax Crayons

Beeswax Crayons
Crate and Barrel

Buy It: $12.99; crateandbarrel.com

This set of non-toxic, colorful crayons offers endless possibilities. Let their creative side fly!

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Embroidered Personalized Bunny Basket

Embroidered Personalized Bunny Basket
Etsy/@GiftsForYouNow

Buy It: $24.98; etsy.com

This plush personalized basket will never go out of style—and will never get lost at the school or church egg hunt.

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Squigz Toobz

Squigz Toobz
Amazon

Buy It: $25; amazon.com

Watch out—these buggers are weirdly addicting. You might just get in on the action.

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Bunny Easter Bucket

Bunny Easter Bucket
Etsy/@DakotasDecals

Buy It: $21.99; etsy.com

Switch things up from the basic basket. This kid-friendly bucket is bright and customizable. If you want to use it year-round, try one of the non-Easter designs.

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Dauber Dawgs Washable Dot Markers

Dauber Dawgs Washable Dot Markers
Amazon

Buy It: $17.97 for set; amazon.com

Proven fact: Kids love polka dots. These mess-free markers are oh-so fun.

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Ceramic Moon Night Light

Ceramic Moon Nightlight
Pottery Barn Kids

Buy It: $35; potterybarnkids.com

This adorable moon light will keep those nighttime scaries away.

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USA Map Puzzle

USA Puzzle Map
Pottery Barn Kids

Buy It: $44; potterybarnkids.com

It's never too early to learn your states—and this colorful puzzle makes it a fun activity.

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Personalized Toy Caddy

Personalized Toy Caddy
Zulily

Buy It: $24.99; zulily.com

Replace the Easter basket with this caddy that can be used to tote toys or baby accoutrements around.

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Iridescent Glitter Putty Eggs

Iridescent Glitter Putty Eggs
Oriental Trading

Buy It: $10 for a dozen; orientaltrading.com

There's nothing a kid loves more than ooey, gooey putty—and these eggs are filled with a special surprise.

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Personalized Easter Eggs

Personalized Easter Eggs
Zulily

Buy It: $14.99 for set of two; zulily.com

Every little girl or boy will feel special when the Easter bunny leaves an egg just for them.

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