Wednesday, March 27, 2013

How to make an Easter Egg Basket

A fab project for the kids this Easter weekend  ... Easter Egg Baskets

The tools you will need are:-

  • Paper (gift wrap or similar)
  • Scissors
  • Tape
  • Ribbon (6mm wide)
  • Paper shreds
  • Mini eggs
  • Hole punch

1. Cut a 10inch square of paper
2. Roll the paper into a cone shape and use the tape to hold the paper in place
3. Punch a hole at each side of the cone
4. Thread the ribbon through the first hole (outside to inside) and tie a double knot on the inside of the basket
5. Thread the other end of the ribbon through the other hole (outside to inside again) and tie another double knot on the inside of the basket
6. Fill the basket with the paper shreds * making a little 'nest' for the eggs.
7. Finish the basket off the lots of scrummy mini eggs - yummmmmmy 
* Paper shreds available from