Holidays are the perfect excuse for gifting, but when you have more than a couple of people to splurge on, the costs start to add up. With Easter just around the corner, we wanted to take away the financial burden with egg-sactly what you鈥檝e been looking for 鈥 Easter basket聽ideas聽for kids that won鈥檛 break the bank! Each of these gifts is underfive bucks and is guaranteed not to give the kiddos too much of a toothache.

Fuzzy Pineapple Keychain Kids Easter Basket Idea

1. Forever 21 Fuzzy Pineapple Keychain ($5): Fuzzy wuzzy was a鈥 pineapple? This adorbs keychain is just right for springtime and a colorful, tactile addition to any basket.

Noise Putty Kids Easter Basket Idea

2. The Land of Nod Noise Putty ($2): Throw some humor into your baskets with putty that鈥檚 used to make hilarious (slash, kinda gross?) noises. Kids *love* this stuff.

Bath Letters and Numbers, Pastel Kids Easter Basket Idea

3. Munchkin 36 Bath Letters and Numbers, Pastel ($5): These colorful bath toys stick to the tub when wet, so during bath time you can spell out words and phrases together.

Fruit Stickers Kids Easter Basket Idea

4. Meri Meri Fruit Stickers ($4, on sale): So juicy! This lineup of embossed 3D fruit stickers is a pretty sweet value-add for your baskets.

Plush Animal Finger Puppet Set Kids Easter Basket Idea

5. Tzou Soft Plush Animal Finger Puppet Set ($3, set of 10): So a duck, a bunny, a pig, a frog, and a hippo walk into an Easter basket together鈥 (corny) jokes aside, these adorable little finger puppets are a must for story time.

Egg Shaped Sidewalk Chalk Kids Easter Basket Idea

6. Yoobi Washable Egg Shaped Sidewalk Chalk ($3, set of four): Egg-shaped sidewalk chalk is obvs completely relevant for an Easter basket, but the shape also makes them especially easy for little hands to hold. As an added bonus: With each purchase, Yoobi donates to a classroom in need.

Easter Egg Decorating Kit

7. Disney Finding Dory Easter Egg Decorating Kit ($3): We only realized just now that eggs make fantastic little fish bods. A Finding Dory paper egg decorating kit will delight any Dory and Nemo fan.

Happy Easter, Little Critter Kids Basket Idea

8. Happy Easter, Little Critter by Mercer Mayer ($3): Walk through each of the important Easter traditions with Little Critter and his family as they dye eggs, build an Easter basket, go to church, and hunt for Easter eggs. Mercer Mayer鈥檚 story is an Easter classic that should definitely be included on the bookshelf.

Jumbo Coloring Pad Kids Easter Basket Idea

9. Melissa & Doug Princess & Fairy Jumbo Coloring Pad ($5): If your young artist loves fairies and princesses, they鈥檒l have so much fun with 50 pages of magical images to color. And since the pages are large (and adult coloring is still on-trend), you can feel free to join in.

 Baby Touch and Feel Easter Book Kids Basket Idea

10.聽Bright Baby Touch and Feel Easter Book ($5): Tiny baby fingers will love exploring bright pictures of chocolate eggs, Easter baskets, chicks, and bunnies, on pages textured with foil, glitter, and fabric.


11. Oriental Trading Plush Easter Chick ($4, on sale): This Easter toy is one super soft and cuddly chick that鈥檚 also super cheep.


12. BAND-AID庐 Oh Joy! Adhesive Bandages ($3, pack of 20): Ouchies are never fun, but colorful and fun Band-Aids should help dry tears a little more quickly.


13. Pottery Barn Kids Beatrix Potter鈩 Tumblers ($4, on sale): Add some storybook charm to your baskets with scenes from one of the most iconic children鈥檚 books ever 鈥 The Tale of Peter Rabbit.


14. Balmi鈩 Fresh Mint Lip Balm ($4): In addition to the minty freshness, this balm will ensure your older kiddo鈥檚 lips are SPF protected, moisturized, soft, and smooth. And it comes in a cool cube with a seasonal pastel hue.


15. Roblox 鈥 Mystery Figure Assortment Series ($4): For any young Roblox fans, take the online play to IRL with these action figures. There鈥檚 also a fun element of surprise, since you don鈥檛 know which character is inside until you open!


16. Forever 21 Glitter Sticker for iPhone 6/6S ($4): Add a little sparkle to your basket with this glittery iPhone accessory, perfect for the glamorous pre-teen.


17. Goody Ouchless Medium Hair Elastics ($4, set of 40): Girls can never have too may hair ties, especially the metal-free variety that don鈥檛 tug at their hair. Goody Girls is also a sponsor of the nonprofit Girls on the Run, so your basket will help inspire and motivate young women through running games and interactive lessons.


18. Amazing Bubbles Bubble Blower ($3): They weren鈥檛 kidding when they titled this bubble blower as amazing 鈥 it makes up to 500 bubbles within a minute!


19. Crayola庐 Kids鈥 Paint 鈥 Classic Colors ($5, set of 10): Ten paint colors at this price is a steal, and the good news is user reviews confirm the washable label is correct 鈥 these paints *do* wash out of clothes.


20. Crayola庐 Coloring & Activity Pad 鈥 Trolls ($5): Can鈥檛 stop the feelin鈥! Kids can color and play with their favorite characters from the Dreamworks hit over 32 pages of Trolls-themed activities (think games, puzzles, and mazes).


21. Winhurn Cute Cartoon Fox Pattern Small Handbag ($3): Oh for fox sake 鈥 at three bucks, this tiny purse is a no-brainer!

piggy bank

22. Windy City Novelties Pink Plastic Piggy Bank ($3): Gift a throwback to the ultimate penny saver. And since it鈥檚 plastic, it won鈥檛 break if your thrifty little one accidentally drops it!


23. The Runaway Bunny by Margaret Wise Brown ($4): Margaret Wise Brown鈥檚 classic children鈥檚 book has now been around for 75 years! Tuck the kids in after Easter dinner with her story of a mother鈥檚 love.


24. FrostedCo Easter Egg Cookie Cutter ($4): Any budding bakers can help make day-of Easter cookies using this 3D printed cookie cutter.

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