Easter isn’t all about chocolate and sweet treats, so if you would rather give a more meaningful gift that lasts a little longer, here are some suggestions…
Alternative Easter Gifts
Adult colouring in books are the new thing, helping to sooth and relieve stress and tension, hours can easily be whiled away with creative flair. Patterned Escapes is a wonderful adult colouring book, designed by Hallmark artists, featuring intricate patterns printed on one side only to stop colour bleeding through. Available to purchase from Tesco with an RRP of £9.99 what better product to complement than the Crayola Fine Line Markers, a pack of 12 vibrant colours with fine tips for detailing, available from Tesco with an RRP of £2.99.
Craft kits from Baker Ross are a great gift to give at any time of the year but the Easter collection is particularly colourful and engaging. The kits are so easy for children to complete and they are made so much more fun with all the little accessories they include to complete a masterpiece! As you can see, Liv has already been cracking on with making colourful bookmarks and the golden eggs will be filled with chocolate for an awesome egg hunt!
Made with natural and luxurious aromatic essential oils, Olverum Bath Oil is a wonderful pamper product for when you need some ‘me time’ over the Easter Holidays. Just a few drops in your bath will help ease your stress and relax tension as well as leaving your skin silky and smooth. Available to purchase directly from Olverum with prices starting from £23.50 for 125ml bottle or Harvey Nichols.
For a cute present that will last a little longer than a bar of chocolate, the Fun Sounds Chickedy from the popular CBeebies Twirlywoos programme is a wonderful gift to give. Super cute, super soft and cuddly, the toy is colourful and engaging, when squeezed, Chickedy emits its signature happy, chirpy sound from the show. Suitable for children aged 10 months upwards an is available to buy directly from Golden Bear Toys.
Watercolour Wishes Card Making Kit
For any creatives types, the amazing Watercolour Wishes Card Making kit from Stampin’ Up is a wonderful gift to receive. The includes: 20x cards of differing sizes, 12 piece photopolymer stamp set, die cut accents, cardstock flag stickers, Night of Navy and Watermelon Wonder classic Stampin’ spots, washi tape, 50 sequins, wood die cuts, Stampin’ dimensionals and acrylic stamp block all contained in a wonderful giftable Kraft box. Priced at £31.50 and available to purchase directly from the Stampin’ Up site, this gift box is a card makers dream.
The super cute ‘I Cry Candy Bing Bong’ one of the cutest characters from the Pixar film Inside Out is much loved in our house. A fabulous Alternative Easter Gift, it’s colourful, cuddly and when you squeeze Bing Bong’s tummy he sings the Bing Bong song and cries candy tears. Available to purchase from Amazon with an RRP of £29.99.