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Fresh Ideas for Easter Decor: Custom Family Paintings and More

March, 2018

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With the Easter holiday coming up, we decided to put together a selection of fresh holiday decor ideas and share it with you. The list is based on the popular associations with the main Christian holiday: flowers, eggs, Easter bunnies, festive wreaths and baskets.

Our overview will contain tons of current photos, which are sure to give you some interesting decorating ideas that will work for you.

So let’s start..

The Best Easter Home Decor Ideas

1. Easter basket

An Easter basket with colorful dyed eggs, flowers and other decorative elements looks very elegant. The basket can be made of absolutely any materials: willow vines, rattan, paper etc. Below are some Easter basket ideas, as well as an excellent master class that will let you make a cute DIY basket from a flower pot.

Inspirational words on Easter eggs in wooden basket with birdsMaria Dryfhout / Shutterstock.com

Primulas with colored eggs in a green basketKajsia / Shutterstock.com

DIY Easter Basket from a Flower Pot

Take a plastic pot, glue a rope handle to it, wrap the whole surface of the future basket with a thick rope. If the rope slides, attach it with glue.

DIY Easter Basket from a Flower Pot

2. Easter eggs

This is a good time to show your imagination! You can use almost any materials for egg decor: rhinestones, lace, threads, twine, twigs, feathers, leaves, etc. Painting the eggs a gorgeous golden color will make them look especially festive, give them a fairy tale quality. It’s a great idea to use wooden eggs for Easter table decoration.

Souvenir golden wooden Easter eggs in the nestkisa2014 / Shutterstock.com

If you want to make Easter ornaments from real eggs, here are some easy instructions:Take a chicken egg and carefully wash it. Take a sharp needle and tap it on the egg top to make a small hole (1-2 mm). Then pierce the protective film inside the egg, flip the egg over and repeat these manipulations on the opposite side. Now blow the contents of the egg through one of the holes. Take the lid from a bottle, put the egg on it and paint with some golden spray paint. The effect is magnificent!

Easter decorating idea: Easter Basket with golden eggs

3. Easter wreath

Wreaths have become a popular option as a fashionable and festive Easter decoration. A pretty Easter wreath can be hung at the home entrance, on an interior door, and even on furniture or walls. Below you can see some ideas for your future Easter door decoration.

Easter door decoration: wreath with bunnyAlexandr Kazharski / Shutterstock.com

Easter decor idea: Easter wreath with flowers

alicja neumiler / Shutterstock.com

4. Custom Painting From Photo

Want some truly unique Easter decor?

Here is a great idea! You can create a personal masterpiece that will wow your guests and help you make your precious memories last forever.

All you need to do is pick your favorite photo and upload it to our website. Canvas pictures can make a great home decor element, especially for a holiday. And if you need a special gift for someone, an oil portrait or another type of custom painting could be a great option.

A hand painted canvas, whether you paint it yourself or order from a skilled artist, is a fantastic way to preserve special family moments for generations.

Easter wall decor: custom painting from photo

Painted portrait could be an awesome idea for Easter home decor

5. Easter bunny

Such decor elements can be purchased from souvenir shops or made from thread, paper, porcelain, clay, etc. You can arrange bunnies everywhere around your home for a cozy Easter: on the dinner table, the fireplace mantel, near the front door, on the windowsill and other suitable places. Here is a master class for making a really cute bunny from wool yarn.

Rabbit from pompoms

Rabbit from pompoms DIY

The process of creating pompoms

Make two pompoms: one is for the trunk, the other is the head.

► Draw these figures on thick paper (4 pcs)

Easter decor idea: Rabbit from pompoms DIY. Step 1► Cut them out and fold them as shown in the photo below

Easter decor idea: Rabbit from pompoms DIY. Step 2► Two pieces need to be attached together as shown

Easter decor idea: Rabbit from pompoms DIY. Step 3►Wrap the yarn around the template. Since we need a bigger body, add more yarn to one of the pompoms. A smaller pompon will be needed for the head

Easter decor idea: Rabbit from pompoms DIY. Step 4► When you are done wrapping, it should look something like this

Easter decor idea: Rabbit from pompoms DIY. Step 5► Cut with scissors, as shown in the photo below

Easter decor idea: Rabbit from pompoms DIY. Step 6

Easter decor idea: Rabbit from pompoms DIY. Step 7► Tie the future pompom with a string to prevent it from falling apart

Easter decor idea: Rabbit from pompoms DIY. Step 8

Easter decor idea: Rabbit from pompoms DIY. Step 9► Trim it with scissors and remove the cardboard

Easter decor idea: Rabbit from pompoms DIY. Step 10

Put the details together:

► Sew one pompom to the other - it should start looking like the body and the head of a rabbit

Easter decor idea: Rabbit from pompoms DIY. Step 11► Cut out felt ears and attach a piece of pink felt to the inside of each ear. Sew the strip at the bottom so that it takes the shape of a rabbit ear

Easter decor idea: Rabbit from pompoms DIY. Step 12► Sew ears to the rabbit’s head

Easter decor idea: Rabbit from pompoms DIY. Step 13► Cut out the tail from white fur and sew it to the back

Easter decor idea: Rabbit from pompoms DIY. Step 14► Sew black beads for the eyes, a pink bead for the nose with some fishing line for the whiskers

Easter decor idea: Rabbit from pompoms DIY. Step 15► Admire the result!

Easter decor idea: Rabbit from pompoms DIY. Final result

6. Festive table

You can buy some Easter-themed dishes and bring them out every year exclusively for this special holiday. Consider getting a stylish tablecloth, some beautiful spring-colored napkins, candles, vases, etc. Decorations for Easter can be in bright shades of red or in a beige-pink-blue palette. Below are some ideas for Easter table decorations.

Beautiful festive table setting with napkin folded like the Easter BunnyAnastasia Voskresenskaya / Shutterstock.com

Easter Table  decoration element

Alphonsine Sabine / Shutterstock.com

With the ideas we’ve shared above, your Easter celebrations should turn out extra special this year.

Do you have any family traditions for Easter decorating?

Share your tips in comments.



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