Easter will officially ring in Spring time this Sunday and we at BettaKnit are very excited to see the snow melt, the clouds depart, and the sun shine. Perhaps it’s the effect of this finally present sun, but we are feeling very inspired by the season and upcoming holiday. Here, we offer eight knit, yarn, and Easter inspired crafts for those who are as inspired as us.
Tiny Baby Bunnies
These knit bunnies are the perfect easter egg stuffers. We love that they are simple to make and we can even use our scrap yarn to create these little guys. Anna at MochiMochi offers a free pattern and directions for sewing these sweeties on her blog.
Yarn Egg Wreath
Who says wreathes are for Christmas? This craft is a creative way to decorate your home using your favorite yarn. We love that it shows your craftiness (and yarn) to all those who enter your home. This is a great idea from Trisha at The Sweet Survival blog. Check it out for awesome home decor ideas such as this one.
Message Inside an Egg
Forget a message in a bottle, even Sting is still waiting for someone to get his. A message in an egg is an easy, creative way to give someone a little Easter love this year. Oh! Party offers a step by step tutorial for this craft and we find it egg-stra sweet.
Easter Finger Puppets
These adorable fingers puppets are another great way to show off your knitting talents this Easter. They are so fun to make and will brighten up any Easter basket. The Purl Bee is an awesome blog that offers so many knit, crochet and sewing ideas that we can’t wait to get started on! Check it out to see their neat project ideas.
Rustic Peeps Bunny Garland
Spring will officially arrive in your home with this decorative garland, shaped like our favorite Easter treats. We love the rustic feel, yet we also love that this craft can be left up to interpretation. What you create is your idea alone. What will you come up with? Angie at The Country Chic Cottage offers a lot of great do-it-yourself home decor ideas. Check out her blog for more like this.
Transform any household bowl into a spring-themed birds nest for your Easter candy treats. This quick and easy decorating tip from Martha Stewart online is a great way to decorate for the holiday. Just grab a bowl, double sided tape, and your favorite fuzzy yarn.
Embroidery Floss Easter Eggs
Spring is the season where we immerse ourselves in color. These original and inspired Easter eggs do just that. They will add flair to your household. Enjoy enjoy this colorful craft this season by placing them in your Easter basket or even hanging them around your house.
Easter Bunny Napkins
Impress all of your house guests this Easter. This last craft is a wonderful way to bring the Easter bunny to your dinner table. Good Housekeeping’s online blog offers a 13-step tutorial on create these fun bunny napkins.