Baby’s First Easter: Easter Basket Ideas, Easter Outfit & Egg Fillers

What to do for Baby’s First Easter

Easter is one of those holidays that is so much more fun when the kids are involved in every aspect of celebrating it.

In this cheerful and helpful baby’s first Easter guide, I’ll help you lovingly curate your child’s first Easter basket, Easter outfit, keepsake Easter crafts and more!

Baby playing with Easter eggs out of her first Easter basket.

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Baby’s First Easter Basket Ideas

There’s no need to over think what to put in your baby’s first Easter basket. After all, they typically tend to enjoy the package the gift comes in more than the gift itself!

I’m going to keep this list below of baby’s first Easter basket ideas to items you can easily find at Amazon or Etsy.

That way, you can HOP on over there right after this and fill your baby’s Easter basket with ease!

Personalized First Easter Baskets

Since it is your little one’s first Easter, the basket you choose this year could be the Easter basket your child has forever. 

Anything personalized is a special way to make your baby’s first Easter extra memorable.

Let’s look at some adorable Easter basket images to shop below.

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Plush personalized Easter basket for babies.
Available at Amazon
Personalized wicker Easter basket with the name Everly on it.
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Fabric Easter basket with a personalized name sewn on.
Image credit: Nanistyles

Pssst… Did you know that you can even get customizable Easter baskets at Amazon? It’s convenience and a personal touch all in one! 

What to Put in Baby’s First Easter Basket

What should you put in baby’s first Easter basket? I have plenty of age-appropriate ideas for you next!

Wooden Percussion Eggs

 I love these hand painted wooden percussion eggs I found at Amazon. 

These brightly colored musical eggs could not be more suitable for a noise-loving baby’s first Easter basket.

I bought these for my 1 year old last Easter and she LOVED them!

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Wooden percussion Easter eggs for a baby's Easter basket stuffer.

Sensory Easter Book

Another Easter basket stuffer is of course an Easter themed book. My one year old LOVES books, she is thoroughly content to deeply analyze every image and color a good book provides.

The Easter book I have in this buying guide for you today goes one step further and adds a sensory play element.

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Easter book idea for baby's first Easter.

Easter Egg Teethers

Babies are always rapidly changing and likewise teething!

These Easter egg teethers hit every nail on the head for your baby’s first Easter basket, they also double as building blocks to grow your little one’s skills!

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Baby playing with Easter teething eggs.

Bunny WubbuNub 

I’m still thinking of our little ones’ tender mouth and I know they need to be soothed more often while they are teething.

Which is why this bunny WubbaNub pacifier had to make it on the list, just look at how fluffy and sweet this thing is!

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Bunny Wubbanub pacifier.

Peter Rabbit Fruit Pouches

I think these fruit pouches are the best invention ever, they are a guilt-free treat any parent can give their little one and our kids love them!

Throw a variety of fruity flavors into your baby’s Easter basket and they’ll be feeling pretty satisfied.

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Peter rabbit fruit pouches for babies Easter basket.

Stuffed Bunny

A sweet and cuddly stuffed bunny must be in your baby’s first Easter basket! It would also make for a sweet tradition to gift your little one a new fuzzy bunny every year for Easter.

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Fuzzy bunny stuffed animal

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Three pin arrows surrounded by hearts.You must check out Etsy’s “Baby’s First Easter” items!

What to Put in Easter Eggs for Babies

Your little bunny can also participate in the Easter egg hunt! The next list of items are specifically for Easter egg stuffers for babies under 1 year of age.

  1. Stickers
  2. Hair bows
  3. Fridge magnets
  4. Plastic animals
  5. Finger puppets
  6. Socks
  7. Confetti
  8. Play-do
  9. Kinetic sand
  10. Bible verses

Baby’s First Easter Outfit

Your little bunny cannot enter into their first Easter without an adorable Easter outfit!

 Easter is also one of the best holidays for capturing sweet keepsake photos of your family, so make sure you keep that in mind when choosing and outfit.

Bunny Pajamas

Baby wearing an Easter bunny pair of pajamas.

Newborn Easter Photoshoot Outfit

Product image of a crocheted newborn bunny and carrot Easter outfit.

See this DIY newborn photography post to get tips on how to do your own newborn photoshoot at home!

Easter Bibs

Product image of Easter themed baby bibs and socks.

Pink lettering that reads "hey mama, look here!"

Three pin arrows surrounded by hearts.See this Amazon store full of Easter outfits for baby girls and boys!

Easter Keepsake Craft Ideas

Easter is a great holiday for crafting! There are plenty of adorable Easter characters and themes to pull inspiration from.

My favorite Easter crafts to do with baby are the keepsake kind.

These are usually crafts that involve hand and footprints incorporated into a cute printable that I can frame and hang to hold on to forever.

You can find Easter handprint crafts like these here at Etsy.

That’s A Wrap for Baby’s First Easter Ideas

There you have it, you are now fully prepared to make your baby’s first Easter super fun and special!

 I had a lot of fun putting together this list of Easter basket ideas and look forward to my newest little one’s first Easter this year!

Don’t forget to save this buying for later!

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