Free-N-Fun Easter


Paper Bag Easter Basket

Easter baskets or homemade Easter decorations? You decide! Either way, these pretty Easter crafts will fill your home with thoughts of a Hoppy Spring!


  • Colored Paper Bags
  • Ribbon
  • Border Punches
  • Decorative Scissors
  • Hole Punch
  • Cardstock
  • Embellishments


  1. With the paper bag still folded, use decorative edge scissors or a border punch to cut a fancy edge into the paper bag.
  2. Cut two small squares of cardstock and adhere them to the top inside sides of the paper bag to support the weight of the handles.
  3. Punch a hole into the sides of the paper bag and cardstock squares. Insert the ribbon into the holes and tie into place to form the handle.
  4. Embellish with ribbon, flowers, etc.

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