We’ve created a simple Easter DIY for you guys that you can whip up in five minutes. These DIY Modern Paper Easter Baskets are so stinking cute for the kids, for your Easter place settings or to set out as Easter decor. We’re still obsessed with anything black and white this season. So when we were dreaming up these easy DIY paper Easter baskets we wanted to keep it graphic and black and white, like our Mud Cloth Easter Eggs we made.
We think you’ll love making these baskets with the modern designs on the free printable. All you have to do is cut, fold and tape and you’ve got yourself these sweet little baskets. And the best thing about black and white? The traditional Easter pastels looks great with it, or you can go even more modern with splashes of neon. Have fun making these paper Easter baskets! Now hop to it 🙂
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Supplies: free printable, scissors, tape or glue and white copy paper or card stock (8.5×11)
These printables are for personal use only please.
Step 1 – Cut out square from printable file.
Step 2 – Fold bottom 1/3 of square up over the middle third.
Step 3 – Now fold top 1/3 row over the middle third.
Step 4 – Cut vertical lines on top 1/3 and bottom 1/3 rows. On the first printable sheet, you’ll see those guide lines in blue.
Step 5 – Now to make your basket fold bottom the bottom third row’s outside flaps over the center square to form basket sides and secure with glue or tape. And repeat with top third row to create other side of basket.
Step 6 – Tape or glue the basket handle to the inside of your basket.
Photos by Melissa Fenlon. All rights reserved. Free printables are for personal use only.