Today, Thursday 21st January, Hobbycraft reveals the top trends for a handmade Easter. Whether it’s accessorising a kid’s Easter bonnet or decorating a beautiful spring cake, Hobbycraft has everything you’ll need to get creative.

Easter Chocolate Making

Chocolate is one of the first things which spring to mind when people mention Easter and this year Hobbycraft is championing Chocolate! Whether you choose to make an Easter bunny or an egg, hobbycraft has a great range of Easter moulds starting from £1.00.

Easter Baking

Baking is another trend which continues to thrive and what better time of the year to get crafty in the kitchen than Easter? Hobbycraft has just the ticket when it comes to Easter baking; an adorable biscuit, cake or chocolate egg or bunny could be a perfect gift for your nearest and dearest, alternatively keep your handcrafted yummy treat to enjoy for yourself! Hobbycraft has a great range of baking tins and moulds all of which start from just £3.00.

Easter Eggs

Easter eggs are a fundamental part of the Easter holidays and egg hunts are fun for all the family. There are so many things you can make and do as a family for an egg hunt – from putting together your own springtime hamper full of little treats, to making your own egg hunt baskets and even chocolate eggs. Blank eggs are priced at £1.00.

Easter Wreaths

Wreaths don’t have to be just for the front door, they are a great way to decorate inside the house too! Wreaths can be used to accessorise all corners of your home, from the kitchen to the bedroom and the great thing is that they can be personalised, ensuring they look fab in any surroundings. Blank wreaths are available from in store and online from just £1.00.

Easter Bonnets

A tradition dating back to the 1870’s, Easter Bonnets are still popular and they are a great activity for kids to get involved in. Hobbycraft stock bonnets in a variety of seasonal pastel colours, so little ones can opt for their favourite. When it comes to designing and decorating the bonnet, the possibilities are endless. It could be floral, made into a bunny or even made into a pirate ship; the range of embellishments are vast and all at great affordable prices.

For adults, why not create a festival-ready headband or a fascinator fit for any Summer wedding? Hobbycraft has a range of millinery materials to make fashion-ready headwear.

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