44 Best Easter Basket Stuffers (That Aren’t Candy!)

Updated: Apr. 06, 2024

On your own hunt for Easter basket stuffers? These books, toys and accessories make for stellar gifts. Hop to it!

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As the groundhog noted, spring is just around the corner—and what’s more “spring” than Easter? The cheerful, pastel-fueled holiday hits earlier than usual this year, arriving on Sunday, March 31. Those tight on time can snag a premade basket fully stocked with Easter candies and toys. However, putting together a basket yourself is simple enough with some Easter ideas, a little time, love and the right Easter basket stuffers.

Below are this year’s star basket stuffers. No matter what your tyke enjoys, these out-of-the-box finds will have them hopping with joy.

Lego Easter Bunny Kit
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For the Budding Builder

Lego Easter Bunny Kit

Move over, boring Easter basket stuffers. This Lego Easter bunny kit is a clever way to keep kids occupied all morning. Once finished, little ones have a cute little bunny to play with or display. Bonus: It even works well as an Easter gift for teens!

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Squishmallow Easter Bunny
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For the Squishmallow Eggs-pert

Squishmallow Easter Bunny

Little ones will be “hoppier” than ever after giving Blake the Easter bunny a squish! Soft and standing a foot tall, this delightfully huggable hare makes the perfect centerpiece among an assortment of Easter basket stuffers.

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Bunch of Bunnies Pajama Set
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For the Sleepy Bunny

Bunch of Bunnies Pajama Set

Unlike some holiday-themed gifts, Family pajamas aren’t just for Christmas! Kiddos and adults alike will enjoy hunting for their baskets in these snuggly long john pajamas. Find more adult Easter basket ideas.

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Custom Diy Paint Kit
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For the Painter

Custom DIY Paint Kit

This sweet set has everything you’ll need for an Easter crafting session. The custom paint kits—personalized with your loved one’s name—contain an egg-shaped placard, paint and a brush. Try these other spring crafts for more Easter basket stuffer ideas.

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Name Bracelet
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For the Well-Accessorized

Name Bracelet

For the little one who likes to play dress up, you can’t go wrong with this personalized name bracelet. Choose from four age categories and a variety of styles.

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Peter Rabbit Ceramic Bank
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For the Memento Collector

Peter Rabbit Ceramic Bank

While it’s not a toy or treat, this beautiful ceramic bank is a pretty addition to any nursery or kids’ room. Teach them to start saving and budgeting early on. Bonus: This charming decoration fits right in with our favorite finds from the Pioneer Woman Easter collection!

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Little Live Pets Surprise Chick
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For the Nurterer

Little Live Pets Surprise Chick

When a real chick just isn’t feasible, this cute hatching toy is the next best thing. Each egg comes with a surprise chick in one of five shades. Soft flocked fur, a musical melody and sweet hopping legs keep little ones entertained for hours.

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Furblets
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For the Musically Inclined

Furblets

No, you’re not having 90’s flashbacks—Furbies are back in a big way! These pocket-sized critters clip onto a bag and deliver silly sayings, super catchy songs and a dose of adorable fun to any Easter Basket.

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Bunny Hop Game
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For the Competitive Kid

Bunny Hop Game

Bunny Hop isn’t just a fun Easter gift for kids—it’s also a clever way to strengthen memory and color recognition. There’s no reading involved, so it’s perfect for little ones that are just gearing up for kindergarten.

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Kinetic Sand Ice Cream Set
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For Your Sweetie

Kinetic Sand Ice Cream Set

Easter baskets for kids don’t have to be strictly bunny-related. In fact, this pastel kinetic sand playset takes inspiration from the changing seasons. It comes with a waffle ice cream sandwich maker, plus scoops, molds and toppings for the included ice cream-scented sand.

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Smashers Light up Dino Egg
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For the Future Paleontologist

Smashers Light up Dino Egg

Dino fans will roar over this multi-step egg activity. First, smash the egg and uncover a wealth of dino pieces buried in slime, sand and a foaming volcano. Once uncovered, snap together the body parts to create a light up dinosaur toy.

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Magnetic Dress Up Bunny
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For the Fashionista

Magnetic Dress Up Bunny

How cute is this magnetic dress up bunny?! Unlike flimsy paper dolls, these magnetic animals (and their stylish wardrobes) easily snap together without ripping and tearing through years of use. Not big on bunnies? Opt for one of the other fun styles, including mice, alligators and unicorns.

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Pastel Butter Slime
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For the Slime Connoisseur

Pastel Butter Slime

Show them some-bunny cares by stuffing their Easter basket with an assortment of slime. Squeeze, stretch and smash through four containers, each with its own charm inside. Even better? It’s not sticky or stringy like other slimes and easily firms up in the fridge.

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Flip Easter Egg
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For the Easily Amused

Flip Easter Egg

Babies and kids will get a kick out of this seemingly innocuous Easter basket stuffer. Choose from a plump rabbit or rotund chick that flips inside-out into its own decorated Easter egg! This two-in-one plush toy really is to “dye” for.

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Plus Plus Chick Tube
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For the Future Architect

Plus Plus Chick Tube

Plus Plus’s Easter chick comes completely disassembled into 70 plus sign-shaped bricks, much like Legos. Kids create their own chick and egg figurines by fitting pieces together according to the included instructions—no glue or tools required. Pop in a few more Plus Plus sets into their basket to start building your little one their own collection!

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Carrot Puzzle
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For the Problem-Solver

Carrot Puzzle

Scramble up this set of seven carrots. Little ones love sticking them back into the right slot, and a polished surface and non-toxic paint means they’re safe to stick in their mouths. Fair warning, though: They do not taste like real carrots!

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Soak N' Grow
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For the Pint-Size Scientist

Soak N’ Grow

These little Easter buddies grow up to five inches, making them a fascinating experiment for the whole family! Just pop them into a bowl of water and watch them enlarge before your eyes.

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Easter Throw Blanket
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For the Kid That’s Always Cold

Easter Throw Blanket

Wrap them up in a little Easter cheer with this adorable throw blanket. Blankets make the perfect Easter basket stuffers for some-bunny you love, and this one looks absolutely charming rolled up to look like a little rabbit.

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Pastel Bouquet Bear
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For the Flower Child

Pastel Bouquet Bear

Give them some flowers that last fur-ever with this cute pastel bouquet bear from Build-a-Bear. Textured paws and fur make for a fun spin on the classic teddy. Deck it out in a whole host of custom bits and bobs for a memorable, personalized Easter present.

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Dinosaur Mini Garden
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For the Future Florist

Dinosaur Mini Garden

There’s no need to wait long for this dinosaur-themed mini garden to grow. Fast-sprouting chia seeds, potting mix and an assortment of stickers, sand and other accents make for a quick gardening project in this tiny terrarium.

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Cookeez Makery
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For the Budding Baker

Cookeez Makery

Each mystery oven from the Cookeez Makery line comes with a recipe card and a magic friend that requires “baking.” Use the included ingredients to mix together the dough, then pop it in the oven. Once baked, retrieve the warm, cinnamon-scented friend!

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Egg Toss
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For the Athletic Kid

Egg Toss

Tossing around an egg is always fun—until someone misses a catch. Enter: Egg Toss, a mess-free take on this classic game. Sensors inside know whether each toss is gentle or rough, and replies in turn with over 40 pre-recorded funny phrases.

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Hatchimals Carton
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For the Animal Lover

Hatchimals Carton

Kids will have the time of their lives helping five Hatchimals out of their shells! Fill up the mini sippy cup, give the eggs a drink and watch them hatch before your eyes. Each figure is a surprise, and the carton comes with a slew of imagination-provoking accessories for storytelling.

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Bunny Star Projector
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For the Explorer

Bunny Star Projector

Whether they’re scared of the dark or they love space, kids will feel safe and secure when this calming bunny projects a sky full of stars. From the inclusion of the Big Dipper to a 45-minute automatic shutoff, there’s a lot to love about these soft and cozy bunny Easter basket stuffers!

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Aqua Draw Doodle Mat
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For the Always Inspired

Aqua Draw Doodle Mat

Paints and markers are messy. Instead, fill their Easter basket with a reusable water doodle mat. There’s only one art supply required, and it’s regular mess-free H2O. Once dried, any markings disappear, so the mat is always ready for a new work of art!

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Hoppy the Bunny
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For the Kid That Wants a Pet

Hoppy the Bunny

While not quite the real deal, Hoppy the Bunny fulfills kids’ urge to adopt a furry playmate (at least for a while). Set it on a solid surface and watch it hop around on its own! Bonus: No carrots or hay required.

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Plush Peep
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For the Cuddler

Plush Peep

Everyone’s favorite marshmallow candy just got an enormous makeover. This Peeps bunny plush is one huggable, lovable present!

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Coloring Book
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For the Color-Loving Kid

Coloring Book

Keep little hands busy while you put the finishing touches on Easter dinner with a gorgeous coloring book. The intricate designs are perfect for older children and teens (as are these other basket ideas). Budding artists will also love trying out this egg-mazing egg decorator.

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Easter Egg Suncatcher
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For the Sunny Personality

Easter Egg Suncatcher

Let their imagination run wild with this DIY suncatcher kit. They’ll love seeing their colorful creations light up the room. Bonus: Their creations make a beautiful Easter decoration.

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Jump Rope
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For the Always Moving

Jump Rope

Make the most of the start of spring with a jump rope. This pack includes two adjustable ropes, so kids of any age can play all day. Easter activity ideas make inspired Easter basket stuffers, especially when they encourage outdoor play.

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Personalized Crayons
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For the Bright Personality

Personalized Crayons

And don’t forget the crayons! These personalized crayons spell out your child’s name and come with a seasonal shape.

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Story Adventure Book
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For the Thrill Seeker

Story Adventure Book

Follow Boppy the bunny and Flutter the hummingbird on their Easter adventures with this fun pop-up story kit. Stuff it in a basket for day-of fun. Or, use it as a countdown by opening one of the 15 included pouches in the days leading up to Easter.

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Personalized Sequin Pouch
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For the Over Packer

Personalized Sequin Pouch

They’ll bask in the cuteness of this glitzy custom bag that functions as a toiletry kit, pencil case or clutch. Apart from a duo of adorable patches, there are custom letter options available to suit any child’s basket.

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Plush Bunny
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For the Traditional Tyke

Plush Bunny

Stuff your child’s basket with something cuddly, like this fuzzy bunnyThis cutie has over 16,000 positive Amazon reviews. This kid Easter gift idea is a classic choice—you simply can’t go wrong!

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Lamb Rattle
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For the Little Lamb

Lamb Rattle

Even the youngest family members can get in on the Easter fun. This long lamb rattle made of organic cotton is ideal for baby’s basket. Bonus: It’s hand-knit, so there’s a little love in each stitch!

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Easter Board Book
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For the New Reader

Easter Board Book

Teach little ones their colors and basic vocabulary with this adorable Easter-themed board book by the beloved author, Eric Carle. Enjoy familiar faces (like the hungry caterpillar) and meet new friends through this timely story.

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Flower Cookie Baking Kit
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For the Sweets-Obsessed

Flower Cookie Baking Kit

If your child’s an up-and-coming chef, stuff a kids’ cooking kit into their basket. We love this flower cookies set, but there are many other options from which to choose.

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Personalized Eggs
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For the Egg-cellent Son or Daughter

Personalized Eggs

Skip the plastic and invest in a personalized egg your little ones will treasure for years to come. Each resin egg comes in one of four pastel colors and stands upright on its own.

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For the Play-Doh Eggs
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For the Crafter

Play-Doh Eggs

Who doesn’t love Play-Doh? This four-pack comes in cute egg-shaped containers, making them a great option to use in an Easter egg hunt. It’s a great Easter egg stuffer and an even better time-killer.

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Peeps Tumbler
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For the Juice Lover

Peeps Tumbler

Available in a rowdy rainbow, this Easter bunny tumbler holds 15 ounces of your little one’s favorite drink.

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Easter Mad Libs
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For the Funny Bunny

Easter Mad Libs

Have your tykes put together a hodgepodge of nouns, adjectives and verbs with this Easter-themed Mad Libs bookIt’ll get the whole family giggling together!

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Lots of Bubbles
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For the Bubbly Personality

Lots of Bubbles

Some of the most classic Easter basket stuffers are bubbles of all kinds. Bring the fun with these Easter bubbles that are perfectly sized for little hands. Each purchase comes with 12 wands—that’s plenty of bubble fuel for any kiddo!

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Bunny Ears
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For the Dress-Up Fan

Bunny Ears

Easter baskets aren’t complete without a set of bunny ears. We like this personalized set that can be embroidered with your little one’s name.

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Peter Rabbit Books
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For the Little Literate

Peter Rabbit Books

Introduce your littles to the world of Beatrix Potter with this retro-inspired book set. They’ll enjoy reading about Peter Rabbit, Jemima Puddleduck and more classic characters. These Easter basket stuffers aren’t just cute—they’re an heirloom item kids can someday pass down to their own little ones!

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