You read about bear hunts, sing about Old McDonald and watch Finding Nemo more times than you can count. Now…
Easter is almost here, and luckily we’ve done all of the work of combing through loads of Easter basket ideas. From our favorite local shops and easy DIY gift ideas, here are the best Easter basket gifts for “every-bunny” on your list.
Shop + support local businesses this holiday season for all of your Easter basket needs!
TinkerTots Boxes is our favorite local, mom-owned subscription box and their Spring Tot Box makes the perfect gift for kiddos. Orders can be placed online and delivered right to your door – but order now, boxes sell out quickly!
Rock Paper Scissors is a one-and-done stop for this year’s Easter baskets. They offer custom easter basket gift boxes in small, medium, and large sizes. Boxes are filled with candy, stuffed animals, books, toys, art supplies, and more! Best of all they can be shipped right to your door and arrive with cute shredding and a darling box!
The Rocket has all of your Easter basket essentials and all at a great price! You can shop online or in-store to create a custom Easter basket perfect for your littles.
Green Hippo Gifts is a truly unique and fun place to stock up on all of your Easter goodies! They have TONS of Easter decor + toys for all price ranges to help you create the perfect Easter basket.
EduKids was created by a local teacher and mom who specializes in creating fun sensory kits paired with educational books. For Easter, place your order for a specially curated Easter book bundle!
And for more local stores to shop, check out our guide to the 15 Best Toy Stores in Metro Detroit!
No Easter basket is complete without a few sweet treats. Check out these local shops for all of your Easter candy needs.
This female-owned local business specializes in themed and customizable treat boards. Orders can be placed online and picked up in Birmingham, Northville, Rochester Hills, or Shelby Township.
Love and Buttercream is a sweet, sassy, and beautiful bake shop in Birmingham. For Easter, they offer an entire menu of Easter goodies from Easter Bunny Sugar Cookies to cakes, macarons, cupcakes, cake pops, and fun DIY Easter decorating kits.
Order adorable Easter themed cookies to fill the baskets or stash around the house.
The perfect Easter basket wouldn’t be complete without a few delectable selections from Sanders Candy!
This “gigantic candy wonderland” is the largest retail candy store in Michigan which guarantees you will be able to find the perfect sweet treats.
Local Detroit gourmet chocolate shop has the BEST bonbons available in-store and online and they even have a triceratops shaped chocolate to fill your dino lover’s Easter basket.
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If you’re the crafty type, check out these adorable and inspirational ideas to help you create your own Easter basket that your kids will love. And if you want to go all out and create your own homemade gifts, these easy + cheap ideas will help you create the most unique DIY children’s presents perfect for their Easter basket.
If you’re looking for ways to keep your littles busy at home with Easter activities, check out our guide to 10 Ways To Celebrate Easter At Home.
Photo credit: The Spruce / Margot Cavin
About Ashley Hubbbard-Porter
Ashley Porter is a Chicago native who now calls Birmingham home. Ashley and her husband Mike and son Jake love attending local festivals, exploring Detroit’s diverse food scene, and venturing outside of Metro Detroit to enjoy the natural beauty of Michigan. With a background in Early Childhood Education, Ashley loves connecting with and supporting families in her community, which is why she is so excited to be a part of LittleGuide Detroit.