Spring is finally here! The days are growing longer and warmer, it truly is a time of rebirth. With the arrival of spring comes Easter as well, a period of celebration and joy. Bunnies come out from their hiding holes and leave eggs everywhere for children to find. In order to get into the festive spirit, why not consider decorating your home with some Easter themed ornaments? Take a look through our collection of DIY Easter bunny craft ideas. Make these Easter bunny decorations at home by yourself or with family and friends, so you will be enveloped in a merry mood for the holidays.
Let’s take a look at what sorts of Easter Bunnies we can place around the house!
1. A String of Rabbits – Adorable Decor
A cute way of decorating your house is with this idea. Cut out silhouettes of sitting rabbits from colourful pieces of paper. Then buy or make small pompoms and stick them on the bottom of the rabbit. Attach the rabbits on strings and hang them on walls. This is also a fun activity to do with children.
2. Funny Bunnies – DIY Easter Bunny Decorations
What’s that digging up the flowers? Oh, it’s just decoration! Amuse your family and friends with this awesome idea. In pots of flowers place easter bunny plushies with their bottoms sticking out. This will amuse anyone who stops by your house, and it might give your children a hint of where they’ll find chocolate eggs on Easter Day.
3. Tin Can Bunny Planters – Easter Bunny Craft Ideas
During springtime, you can do so many great things outdoors. Gardening is not only a rewarding hobby, but it’s also beneficial for your health. So, take a break in your garden and make these cute little tin can bunnies. All you have to do is paint the can in the colour of your choice, this will be your tin can bunny’s fur coat. Draw or glue on some eyes, a mouth and a nose for the rabbit. Then attach feet made out of paper or felt, remember to stick on parts of its paw as well. You can attach felt or paper ears to the back part. Finally, fill them with soil and plant flowers in them.
4. Wooden Bunnies – Easter Arts and Crafts
If we’ve ever seen an adorable Easter bunny decoration idea, it’s this one! Not to mention, it’s super easy to create by yourself! You will need painted wooden blocks for the rabbit’s body, black wires for whiskers, burlap for the ears and felt, cut out in the shape of a heart, for the nose. You can tie an additional ribbon around the burlap ears. These bunnies make a great decoration on a shelf or a mantle, or even as a table centrepiece!
5. Bunny Garland – Easter Bunny Decorations
A row of fluffy pom-pom bunnies will make any home cosy and ready for Easter. Pom poms are really easy to make at home, making this an ideal Easter Bunny decor if you don’t have much spare time. If you’ve already made your pom poms, all you need to do is attach a small cotton ball on one end, this will be the tail. On the top, stick on two pieces of fabric, which will become the bunny’s ears. String up the pom poms and you’re done with your garland.
6. Modern Bunnies – Awesome DIY Decor
If you’re looking for a modern and simplistic take on Easter bunnies, you’ve come to the right place. Stick two different sized wooden beads together, the bigger one should be on the bottom, this is the rabbit’s body, while the smaller one should be on top, this will be the head. For the tail, stick a fluffy cotton ball to the body, while for the ears stick two pieces of cut out felt on the head.
7. Bunny Plushies – Easter Bunny Craft Ideas
Do you like vintage looking plushies that look like they’ve been taken out a child’s nursery? How about you try making them yourself? To make a cute bunny doll, like the ones shown in the picture above, you will first need to find a template for the body. Cut out two pieces of fabric in the shape of the template. Start sewing them together and remember to stuff it with cotton before finishing the sewing. You can use buttons for the eyes and nose. Decorate them further with bows.
8. Sock Bunnies – DIY Cute Plushies
This cute sock bunny is not only a great source of decor for Easter, but it will make a perfect toy for your kids, they will probably want to fall asleep cuddling this toy rabbit. It’s quite easy to make, with a great step by step tutorial on the picture above. You can also make a carrot for it to hold.
9. Paper Roll Bunnies – DIY Easter Bunny Decorations
Paper roll bunnies are not only super easy and fun to make, but cheap as well! Cut out ears, a circle for the face and small paws from paper. Glue these onto a paper roll, which you painted beforehand. You can glue googly eyes on the rabbit for an adorable effect. Use straw for the whiskers.
10. Fluffy Pom Pom Bunnies – Easter Decor
As we mentioned before, pom-poms are perfect for creating rabbit toys. To create an interesting and furry effect, use a unique type of wool for the pom poms. Attach two pom-poms together, one being slightly bigger than the other. To the smaller one attach felt ears, sew on buttons for the ear and nose. Not only are these rabbits great Easter bunny craft ideas, but they also make great toys for children.
11. Handprinted Rabbits – Easter Decor
If you’d like to get your family involved in making Easter decorations, then this is perfect for you, as this is something even small toddlers can easily make. Dip the palm of your hand in paint, but make sure that only two fingers are dipped in paint (these will be the ears). Place your hand on a sheet of paper and let the paint dry, it should look like the head of a rabbit. Afterwards, you can draw a nose, mouth, eyes, and whiskers on your handprinted bunny.
12. Easter Candy – Easter Bunny Decorations
These Easter Bunnies seem to have eaten all the Easter eggs themselves! Pour chocolate and candy eggs into mason jars, then decorate them. Attach a ribbon around the neck of the jar, and attach a bunny head on the lid. These jars will make a cute decoration, as well as keeping the candy safe from unwanted hands.
13. Bunny Flower Pot – Easter Decor
An Easter Bunny flower pot is a great idea for decor, as you can put it inside or outside. Turn your flower pot upside down and paint it with a base colour. Decorate it by glueing on googly eyes and a button or bead for a nose. Use burlap for the ears. You can place these cute bunnies all around your backyard, making it an enchanted secret garden for your kids!
14. Bunny Door Sign – Easter Bunny Craft Ideas
Do you have a spare, old door at home, that you’d love to use as decoration? Well now that Easter is here, you can paint a bunny on it! You can add an additional wooden board across the door, to form a top hat for the rabbit.
15. Easy DIY Bunnies – Cute Easter Decor
This idea is really easy to create, making it perfect for kids! All you need is a wooden ball with a hole in it, handkerchiefs or fabric cut up in squares and some grains or rice to fill up the handkerchief with. You might need to sew a few parts of the handkerchief together, to create proper bunny ears and so the rice or grains won’t fall out of the bottom.
16. Bunny Boxes – Easter Crafts
How fantastic is this idea! Your Easter Bunnies don’t need to hide their eggs, they will have the chocolates with them! Find a template for this, cut out pieces of paper and fold them up to form boxes. Pop some chocolate in the middle and glue it there so it won’t fall out. Tie a string around the bunny’s neck so the box won’t fall apart.
17. Wooden Peg Bunnies – Easter Bunny Decorations
Here’s a quick and easy craft to get you ready for Easter! Attach paper rabbit faces on wooden pegs. It’s really that simple. You can place these pegs anywhere you’d like, they look especially great amongst flowers.
18. Bunny Place Card Holder – Easter Decor
Maybe you are planning on hosting an Easter party for your family and friends. If so, why not design place card holders, so that everyone will know where to sit. Make these place card holders bring an Easter atmosphere with themselves, create them out of wire, twisting them into rabbit shapes. You can then place the cards between the rabbit’s ears. It’s not only cute but also practical!
19. Plastic Cup Rabbit – Easter Crafts
Spend some quality time with your kids and make some Easter decor together! This plastic cup bunny rabbit is a great idea for all ages, it’s simple to put together. Your kids will love every minute of making this.
20. Another Paper Roll Rabbit – Great Easter Decor
Making this paper roll rabbit is as easy as pie and you probably already have everything you need at home to create this. Stick two paper rolls together, this will make the rabbit’s head and body. Attach all the other body parts to the paper rolls (ears, feet, tail, eyes, nose). This is another great DIY that you can make at home with kids.
21. Bunny Box – Easter Craft Ideas
If you need a bit of storage space during Easter, where you can leave some candy and chocolate out for the kids, then try out this bunny box. All you need to do is print this template out and fold the paper at the dotted lines. You can hide a few eggs inside of it during the Easter Egg hunt.
22. Unique Paper Roll Bunnies – Easter Decor
If you would like more unique paper roll rabbits, then paint them with splashes of unique colours. This will make your rabbit ornaments more vibrant and joyous. This is especially great if you have toddlers – they can paint the paper rolls with their hands and fingers, making this a creative learning experience for them.
23. Rabbit Wooden Spoons – Easter Bunny Decorations
Create an Eastery environment in your kitchen by decorating wooden spoons. After painting them and letting it dry, you can draw or glue on eyes, attach some ears to it and draw whiskers and a nose. You can place these wooden spoons around the kitchen, or you can even stick them next to plants and flowers outside in your garden.
24. Rabbit Serviette Idea – Easter Decor
Whether you’re inviting your intimate family circle for Easter lunch or hosting an Easter party for a tonne of guests, this serviette decoration will draw a smile on everyone’s face. Out of paper create small rolls, that you can tie around each serviette. Each roll should bear resemblance to the head of a rabbit. If your guests haven’t guessed what the occasion is, they will after seeing these napkin rings will help them figure out that it’s Easter.
25. Rabbit Prints – Fun Easter Crafts
You know how to handprint, so why not try out a different method of printing? Create the head of a bunny with three paper rolls. You have to stick the rolls together. Remember to make sure that two are ovals (these are the ears). Then simply dip this in the paint, and press it down on paper. After the paint has dried you can draw the rest of the rabbit’s features on the face.
After browsing through our pick of DIY Easter Bunny decorations, we hope you have found a few unique ways of sprucing up your home. But of course, these cute bunnies don’t necessarily have to be used for house decor. They can just mean a great and fun way to spend time with your kids and family. Have a lovely day!
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