Easter Crafts for All Ages

Easter is the perfect time to get crafty! As you're going about your spring cleaning, you can liven up your home with up with some fun and exciting homemade crafts. And, with most schools having a whole fortnight off for the Easter holidays, finding some fun crafts and activities for kids can help keep them busy. So, here are our 5 best Easter craft items for adults and children...

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Crafts for Kids

1. DIY Board Games

If you and your kids love playing board games together now you can create your very own! This set, for children aged 4 and up, includes classic games like Snakes and Ladders, Backgammon and Draughts and allows your children to colour in their boards however they like. With counters and dice included, this set is sure to keep your children entertained through the holidays!

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2. 50 Easter Things to Make and Do

This book from Usborne Activities includes a great range of crafts for your kids to try out in the Easter holidays. The craft projects include Easter garlands, egg decorating and fingerprint bunnies. Each activity has easy-to-follow instructions and illustrations and is fun to create for children aged 3 years +. Don't get caught out by the April showers, grab this craft book for a rainy day.

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Crafts for Adults

3. The Flower Book

Rachel Siegfried

With the spring flowers starting to pop over the countryside, why not try decorating your home with your own flower arrangements? In Rachel Siegfried's helpful book, she introduces you to the colours, textures and fragrances of 60 different flowers and provides you with 30 different arrangement styles to practice yourself. But, with all you can learn from this lovely book, you'll be coming up with your own arrangements in no time.

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4. Oh Sew Cute Baby Crafts Book & 7 Sewing Projects

In spring all the baby animals are born and the animal kingdom comes alive with new families but if you know anyone who's recently had a new-born then this set can help you treat them to some lovely gifts. This sewing set gives you everything you need to give both mother and baby gifts with a personal touch. In the kit you can make 7 different projects, including a baby blanket and a soft toy.

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5. Handmade Gifts

If you're looking for an alternative to chocolate gifts this Easter then you could always give your friends and family some truly thoughtful handmade gifts. In this book, you'lll find over 70 different gift ideas with step-by-step instructions for making a range of gifts through a variety of methods, including knitting, sewing, paper crafts, baking and more. So, whether you're a keen crafter looking for a new project or a newbie to craft-making, this book has something for everyone.

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These are just 5 of our top craft book picks, if you want to see more, take a look through our full range of fantastic craft books for activities and projects of all ages.

  • Handmade Gifts - Hardback - 9781409340072
    • £3.99
    • RRP £16.99
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    With over 70 step-by-step ideas to make and create at home, Handmade Gifts covers all the popular crafts such as sewing, knitting, paper crafts, candle making and crochet, as well as making jam and baking.

    With easy-to-follow, step-by-step instructions, there are ideas for every occasion including birthdays, seasonal gatherings, house-warmings and baby showers. There are also 20 technique lessons scattered throughout the book which will help you with casting on and off, embroidery stitches and melting soap.

    From handmade cards to crochet blankets and chocolate egg truffles, this is the perfect book for anyone who wants to give handmade presents!
  • AMOYH 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £5.89
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    A handy book full of simple craft activities for Easter, each with fully illustrated, step-by-step instructions, plus hints and tips on how to get the very best results. Projects include decorative Easter garlands, fingerprint bunnies, a hatching chick card, decorated eggs and lots more.
  • FLWB
    • £9.99
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    With its absolutely gorgeous jacket, The Flower Book celebrates all kinds of flowers and will help you (or whoever you gift it to) learn the art of floral design. It also has 30 inspiring arrangement ideas so that you can ensure the next batch of flowers you give are presented in style.

    Season by season, it provides stunning, in-depth profiles of 60 cut flowers which reveal everything you need to know about their colours, shapes, textures and fragrances.

    Celebrating the loveliest flowers for the home, bloom by bloom, this book covers the likes of orchids, sunflowers, lavender, roses and tulips in great detail.
  • CT0721 4 years +
    4 years +
    • £9.99
    • RRP £19.95
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    This box of goodies contains five games that are just waiting for children to colour, sticker and then play with. Including the traditional favourites Ludo, Backgammon, Snakes and Ladders, Draughts and Game of the Goose, it will provide hours of fun and enjoyment.

    With boards and counters ready to be coloured in, pieces to assemble, wooden dice and plenty of stickers, this is a wonderful introduction to the joy of board games. There is also a booklet with rules for each game - and this also contains handy hints on the best ways to colour and customise each one.

    Ages 4 plus
    Box dimensions: 180 x 335mm
    Colouring pens and pencils not included
  • AC2039
    • £4.99
    • RRP £6.00
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    This craft set gives you the chance to make all sorts of home-made gifts for little ones.

    It contains instructions for seven projects and also comes with a stuffing ball, 3m of embroidery thread, 25m of sewing thread, and 320 mm x 320 mm of Velboa fabric panels.

    Among the projects are a rabbit snuggle blanket and adorable soft toy for the baby and handy accessories for Mum.