A Sonnet For Your Easter Bonnet

To get your Easter off to a hopping start we’ve put together some easy-to-create Easter bonnet designs from the very best. Suitable for even the most creatively challenged, these bonnets are a super cute way to add a little extra excitement to your Easter Holiday.  

Classic with character

This classic probably brings back a few childhood memories. Great for the time poor parents, this simple but effective design is quick to create. Once you’ve made the template, decorate as your heart desires. We love Buzzmills take on this classic design, adding patterned paper to make it a little extra special
 
Materials: 
  • Cardstock 
  • Origami paper (or other colourful paper)
  • Stapler
  • Glue 
  • Scissors
  • Elastic (or ribbon)
  • Paper bunny ears template (Courtesy of Buzzmills)

[Image courtesy of Buzzmills]
 

Read all about it

A news-worthy mention goes to this super adorable floral hat by Maya Made. A great option for the creatively challenged, this easy-to-make bonnet only requires a few key materials and limited time – depending upon how much decoration you wish to add. 
 
Materials:
  • Newspaper
  • Masking tape
  • Scissors
  • Embellish with fresh or fake flowers, or as desired. 

[Image courtesy of Maya Made]
 

Beautiful Bloom

Loving this innovative flower hat by Oh Happy Days. Perfect for an Easter parade or springtime party, its simple paper design is easy to create and guaranteed to make an impression! Be sure to check out Oh Happy Days page for full instructions on how to assemble.
 
Materials:
  • Green cardstock , 
  • Petal colored cardstock
  • Scissors
  • Pencil
  • Hot glue gun 
  • Elastic cord
  • Washi tape  (optional).

[Image courtesy of Oh Happy Day]
 

Plate it

One of our favourite is this little gem by Kim from The Pintrested Parent. Made from a paper plate and bowl base, it’s all about adding your personalised touch to the decoration. If you follow Kim’s lead, you can experiment with paint and flowers, or explore your local craft store for other fun toppers!
 
Materials:
  • Paper plate
  • Paper bowl
  • Water colours (optional)
  • Ribbon
  • Fake flowers or other embellishments
  • Elmer’s glue

[Image courtesy of The Pinterested Parent]
 

If you're looking for other family friendly ways to spruce up your Easter holiday, be sure to check out our blog '5 Easy-To-Create Easter Treats', showcasing some kitchen creations the whole family will enjoy.

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