20 Easter Basket Ideas for Teens That Will Bring Out Their Inner Kid
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Just because you’ve got a teen in the house now, it doesn’t mean that the fun of Easter baskets needs to go away! Easter basket gifts are a fun way to embrace spring, sunshine, and new beginnings. No one is ever too old to enjoy a sweet treat, some self-care, or a new season.
We’ve got 20 Easter basket ideas for the teens in your life below:
Nothing says hello to spring and sunshine like a new pair of flip flops. We especially love all of the colorful prints from Havianas. No matter how much your teen typically wears out her favorite shoes, these flip flops stand up to daily wear and the bright colors do not fade.
This is a one stop shop option for Easter basket fillers, and it is also the perfect surprise if you are hoping to surprise a teen away at college with the perfect gift. Teens know the value of vintage and classic items, especially when it comes to candy and treats. You can always throw a brightly colored toothbrush into the basket as well to remind your teen that the Easter Bunny appreciates a healthy smile.
An Easter themed coloring book is the perfect way to remind teens to take some time to destress. The intricate Easter designs paired with a fresh new box of colored pencils will provide your teen with some much needed time to practice calm and step away from technology.
Gently encourage your teen to spend some time in the kitchen with you with these fun baking molds. Teenage girls and boys love a good DIY project, and a family bake off could be a perfect way to embrace that. It’s a win-win when your kids can help to provide the desserts for Easter dinner just in case all of the chocolate bunny ears get bitten off earlier in the day!
You can never go wrong with a gift card in an Easter basket, and if you need one at the last minute, you can always use the printable version or send it via email. A gift card to Amazon, Apple, Starbucks, or your local gas station chain will be much appreciated by any teen boys or girls.
Have some fun creating a themed basket for your teen filled with self-care items. Choosing scents such as coconut and lemon will help to make spring’s sunshine feel extra special. You can select favorite items such as lotion, lip balm, nail polish, bath bombs, and hair accessories. These kinds of items make for great Easter basket stuffers.
A teen or tween can never have too many water bottles. They get left behind in cars, lockers, and everywhere in between. Reminding your teen to make environmentally friendly choices is easy with a stainless steel, leak proof, reusable bottle.
Teen girls and boys alike will love a charger bracelet. Not only do they look cool, they also provide an easy way to keep track of the ever needed charger for their iPhone, iPad, or AirPods. You will save your teen some frustration with this perfect gift for sure.
You won’t have to worry about not being able to reach your teen due to their phone dying if the Easter Bunny delivers a rechargeable charging case for their phone. This gadget is the perfect size for an Easter basket goodie and a life saver as well.
A crisp, new short sleeved t-shirt screams spring and sunshine. Most teens feel like they can never have too many t-shirts!
A devotional book for teens is a lovely way for them to embrace the more spiritual and religious themes of Easter. It encourages prayer, meditation, and quiet time.
Encourage your teen to get outside and breathe in that spring air with a new set of flyers and frisbees to toss with family and friends. This is a fun way to get the family out of the house for a spontaneous game of catch on Easter this year.
Teens, tweens, and adults can’t get enough of the ‘If you can read this…” socks. Whether it’s about ice cream, gaming, or pizza, your teen can always use a new pair of socks and they are a fun yet personal item to fit your teen’s personality and also fit nicely into the Easter basket.
A new journal is a very thoughtful gift to add to any Easter Basket. Wreck This Journal is especially perfect for the young artist in your life to help him express himself creatively.
These fairy lights are such a cute way to personalize any teen space. Whether it’s for your teen’s bedroom, dorm room, or favorite hang out space, it will change the feel of any room that needs a little pizzazz.
Teens still love a good scavenger hunt or Easter egg hunt. Hide eggs with clues around your house or yard, and do your best to stump them. They also won’t mind a nice reward in the final eggs of the scavenger hunt or a fun Easter basket as a prize.
Your teen will get a kick out of wrapping himself up like a burrito. Teens will appreciate feeling extra cozy as they study, watch Netflix, or play video games.
This is a perfect gift for teens who appreciate nature and love DIY projects. Plus, it will help them embrace spring and add a little outdoor life to their personal space.
Help your teen embrace their various moods and needs to express themselves with this flameless candle set. They will love the ambiance, and you will love the fact that you don’t have to worry about an open flame in their room.
Your teen can personalize their light box by the day. Whether it’s a message to themselves or the rest of the family, the option to customize and change the feel of their space never gets old.
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