Tween girls can be hard-to-please and if you need help filling Easter baskets this year, we have lots of great ideas they will love. My tween loves arts, crafts, games and other fun activities. I like to fill her basket with a few non-candy items for her to enjoy. We have filled this list with lots of great Easter basket ideas for tweens at all price points.
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If your tween has a cell phone or a tablet, they will love these super cool LoveHandle phone elastic grips. They adhere to the device using a strong but removable no-residue 3M peel-n- stick adhesive. Featuring a patented slim-profile pocket-friendly design that won’t get in the way, the LoveHandle enables users to securely hold their devices without the risk of dropping them. They come in so many cute colors and patterns from marble, to boho, to solids, stripes and so many more! You can also buy them in packs of 2!
Older tweens will love this amazing new type of art! Diamond Art is like color by number that you might have done with a kid, but now you work with gorgeous colored diamonds. Leisure Arts uses 13 faceted diamonds and they provide a high quality color-printed fabric. Although you work the project on a canvas there are many things that you can do with your finished piece. Fashioning your own shimmering tapestry to decorate your wall, adhere to a canvas bag, pillow or more! There are three different difficulty levels that you can pick from beginner to advanced. Each Diamond Arts Craft kit contains a Stylus, a craft tray, wax piece, comfort grip, pre-sorted diamond art gems, and easy to follow instructions. The beginner sets make great gifts for tween girls, ages 8 and up.
This highly-reviewed, Unstable Unicorn Strategy Game started off as a Kickstarter project and it is a great game for teens. It is a strategic card game about everyone’s two favorite things: Destruction and Unicorns!
You start with a Baby Unicorn in your Stable. SO CUTE! But don’t get too attached, because even Baby Unicorns aren’t safe in this game! There are over 20 Magical Unicorns to collect, and each has a special power. Build your Unicorn Army as fast as you can, or be destroyed by one of your so-called friends! Seek revenge or protect your stable using your Magic! Sound easy? Not so fast. Someone could have a Neigh Card (Get it? Neigh?) and send the game into MADNESS! The first person to complete their Unicorn Army shall hereafter be known as The Righteous Ruler of All Things Magical… at least until the next game.
Tweens that love to cook will love these fun Gummy Bear molds. They can create their own combinations and flavors of candy, chocolate bears or even jello bears. Each set comes with three sizes of bear molds that are BPA free and made of pure silicone and droppers for easy filling. A bonus e-recipe book is included via email.
Bullet journals and fancy lettering are all the rage for tween girls. They will love creating art with these Ooly Calligraphy Duo pens. This set includes 12 colored, dual-tip calligraphy markers so your artist can create beautiful writing and brush lettering in one set!
These Da Bomb bath bombs are packaged perfectly for gift giving and work great for Easter baskets. They are in a cool black packaging and have catchy names and colors. They are both affordable and fun for tweens. What a special treat!
Older tweens will love this inspirational, girl power Becoming Me Journal. This gorgeous full-color journal and activity book will get you coloring, doodling, and writing your way to your best self. Combining quotes from inspiring women, positive affirmations, and artistic advice direct from Andrea Pippins, along with supportive prompts and exercises, this uplifting book is the perfect tool to get those creative juices flowing.
How fun is this Big Mouth Rainbow Pool Float? This float comes deflated and packed in a box, which makes it perfect for fitting in your tween’s Easter basket. It is over 4 feet wide, once inflated, and infused with colorful glitter sprinkles inside! It is durable high-quality, UV fade resistant vinyl, holds up to 200 lbs and comes with a repair patch included! Big Mouth makes so many fun-shaped floats like this fun gummy bear, an ice cream sandwich, a shark’s head and so much more.
These are the most unique sticky note reminders and your tweens will find these to be just adorable. These Ooly Sticky Note Pal sets of small sticky tabs is perfect for setting reminders, bookmarks, and making little notes in your paper work. They’re great for work, school and everyday. Choose from donuts, dogs, cats, fruity fun, artic pals and so many more themed notes!
If your girls love those squishy foam toys, then they will love these super adorable and so soft Squishmallow plushies. These cute animals have been flying off the shelves. They are super soft and you can squish them and they will bounce back. They come in an assortment of sizes and your kids will love getting a cute fox, sloth, unicorn or an adorable owl.
If your kids are on-the-go with sports or other activities, they will love taking along this Bop It Micro-Series Game. This compact version of the classic Bop It! game is just like the game you already know. Choose from Solo or Pass It modes and move fast to keep up with the action commands. Twist it, Bop it and Pull it in the sequence the game tells you to! Play against yourself or play with friends.
Finger Knitting Fun is a fun project for tween girls! Learning how to knit with your fingers is the best way to start crafting without cumbersome needles! All you need is some yarn and your hands to create modern and sophisticated knitted strands that you can use in any project around the house or everyday fashion. From jewelry and wearable accessories to wall art, gifts, and room decorations, Finger Knitting Fun includes illustrated, step-by-step instructions for 28 projects, which use yarn and other exciting materials such as paracord, leather, and more. She can grab that ball of yarn and easily turn it into a charming knitted piece with endless possibilities!
There is a reason that Cover Your Assets is so highly-reviewed and this small game will be a big hit with your tween. This game is fast-paced, competitive, and a more than a little addictive. Will it teach you to be wise with your financial decisions in life, or how to be a savvy investor? Absolutely not. Will it cause bouts of laughter, good-humored competition, and fun-filled gatherings? We certainly hope so.
It’s quite difficult to explain why it’s such a riot to play, but let me try. It’s like a combination of a white elephant gift exchange, an estate sale, and Robin Hood (because you steal from the rich and give it to yourself… wait, that’s not like Robin Hood at all… oh well, hopefully you get the point). Your fortune can be made, or lost, in just a few turns. You’re never out of the game until the last card is played.
Calling all Pusheen fans! This “grown-up” Pusheen coloring book is a great activity to keep those tween girls busy. The Internet’s favorite chubby, tubby tabby is back in a purr-fectly cute coloring book featuring adorable kitty drawings that will charm cat lovers and coloring book fans everywhere! This book contains 94 coloring pages. It pairs perfectly with a set of nice pencils.
Older kids and tweens will love these great Permanent Paint Pens. Kindness rock painting has become quite a global movement and your older kids will love to use these great pens to create their own inspirational rocks. Kids are painting rocks with messages of kindness or with pretty pictures and hiding them or keeping them- sky’s the limit! These great pens will give great coverage and flow to write messages or create detailed drawings on rocks or ceramic items. Keep in mind that they are *permenant*, so be sure your kids protect nearby surfaces and their clothing. I also love this Rock Art! : Painting and Crafting with the Humble Pebble book. It is fun book for beginner rock painters.
Is there such thing as high-quality, low-priced swimming goggles? Yes! These Olympic Nation Swimming Goggles are fully-adjustable for the perfect fit. They can easily adjust to your swimmer’s size with the strap ratchets and fit in seconds with the quick release clasp. No more tangled hair! The ultra-soft silicone seals puts an end to annoying leaks and your swimmer can focus on their swimming with our perfect-seal double gaskets. No more panda eyes! rystal These goggles will give your swimmer clear vision and has a high-tech anti-fog and UV coated lenses give unrivaled clarity with no misting or glare. They come in several great colors and it’s unique carrying case is included.
The Sing-Along Pro Karaoke Microphone and Speaker lets anyone become a star! This Bluetooth microphone connects wirelessly to your smartphone or computer. It works with the latest Karoake apps. Just sync it up and you’re ready to rock! Includes 5 built-in audio filters:High pitch, bass, volume control, reverb, and accompaniment. The built-in rechargeable battery lasts up to 5 hours!
These MadSportsStuff socks are perfect for girls who love to show off their style as they play sports or if they just want to dress up for crazy sock day at school. There are so many of these knee high sock designs. I love the rainbows, unicorns, softball laces, watermelon print and more!
Your tweens will love decorating their rooms with these adorable and affordable LED Fairy String Lights. They can string them to hang their photos from or they can wrap them around their mirrors. You can get them in a variety of colors and lengths. Your tweens will be thrilled to receive these pretty lights in their stockings! I love this 2-pack of fairy lights, 9.8 ft long each. Or you can find this pretty 16ft strand with a remote control.
iScream squishy pillows have been a huge hit with the tweens and now they make mini versions and they are scented! I love these adorable iScream Squishem Scented Backpack Charms. They com in photo real designs or there are cute emoji squishems too. They are scented with fun aromas like marshmallow and bubble gum.
Chris Colfer has a real skill for crafting stories and every chapter was packed with action, emotion and adventure and your tween will be hooked on these The Land of Stories books. He is equally skilled at creating memorable characters and has breathed new life into old favorites like Little Red Riding Hood, Goldilocks and Little Bo Peep by giving them interesting story arcs and well-rounded personalities. This genre of writing never loses its charm, and in The Land of Stories, Colfer has secured the following of a new generation of fairytale fans. You can buy these whimsical books individually or you can buy them in a set.
Your tweens will showing off their creativity on nearly any surface with these neat Chalk-O-Rama Chalk Crayons. You can write with chalk on glass, wood and a whiteboard? Yep, yep and yep. Chalk-O-Rama is the go-to chalk set for your tween to color their world. Chalk-O-Rama Chalk Crayons write on both porous and non-porous surfaces. Try them on glass, windows and mirrors. They’ll work on cardboard, wood, whiteboards and no doubt these chalk sticks will write on chalkboards. And let’s not leave paper out of the mix because Chalk-O-Ramas will write on that too; including black paper. Chalk-O-Ramas will wash off easily on non-porous surfaces like glass and whiteboards but are a bit more permanent on porous surfaces. There’s no more dusty hands with these chalk crayons either because Chalk-O-Ramas are encased in a plastic barrel; just give it a twist just like lipstick and you’re on your way to colorful creativity. This Table Top Chalkboard would pair nicely with these chalk crayons. Your tweens will love creating new signs for their room or create reminders.
Even my teen adores these cute, Tsum Tsum Lip Smackers Lip Balms. They are stackable and collectible Disney Character lip balms in yummy special edition flavors. The dome-shaped lip balms stack with other Tsum Tsum Lip Smackers to create a tower of cuteness.
This cute My Audio Pet mini Bluetooth wireless speaker was one of Oprah’s favorite things this year and it will be a hit with the tweens. It has a 3W audio driver and will connect easily to a Bluetooth enabled tablet, smartphone or MP3 player. It has a hands-free mic built-in and it less than 2 inches tall. Choose from 6 cute animal designs!
Your tweens will love creating their own frozen drinks with this Zoku Slush and Milkshake Maker in as little as 7 minutes. They can watch almost any type of beverage magically freeze before your eyes in minutes. To use, remove the frozen inner core from the freezer and place it into the outer sleeve, pour in your ingredients, mix and scrape the cup with the included spoon, and watch as the slush freezes before your eyes!
Older tweens will love this grown up Washi Tape Crafts Book. It is packed full of amazing projects and ideas, this book has everything you need to transform everyday items with washi tape. It includes 10 super adorable rolls of washi tape to get your tweens started! This book will grown with them as some of the projects are easier and some are more complicated. It includes techniques like precision cutting, wrapping, and weaving; making bows, rosettes, and other shapes; writing on washi tape—and stamping on it, too! Plus, how to weather-proof designs to make them permanent.
27. Sew Mini Treats, Coloring Crush and Shimmer Art by Klutz
Klutz is always coming out with the newest and cutest craft book kits. Your tween girls can create adorable Kawaii style treats with this Sew Mini Treats kit. New sewing experience is needed and they can create more than 18 plush treats. If coloring if their thing, then check out this all new, fun Coloring Crush book. All 60 plus pages are perforated to remove them for easy coloring. This unique Shimmer Art kit uses sequins to create gorgeous art creations.
Your tweens will love these cool and affordable Novelty 7-mode LED Light Up Gloves. Each glove has 7 different lighting modes. Use the on/off button to change the modes or turn the gloves on and off. These will light up both during the day or in the dark for finger-flashing fun! What a cool Easter basket idea for tween girls.
My daughter bought the Creatibles DIY Erasers kit with her own money and she had so much fun making these. I was shocked at how well the kit worked. The easy make and bake eraser kit where you can shape your very own eraser. You build it, bake it and erase with it. Make all sorts of amazing eraser creations with this Do It Yourself kit. Creatibles comes with 12 pliable clay colors that can be mixed for an endless amount of hues. Create any kind of cool shapes, characters or whatever you want your eraser to be. Follow the baking instructions and you’ll have an amazing eraser all your own. And it comes in a nifty reusable case. It’s fun to make and fun to erase.
Who doesn’t love those cute Beanie Boos? Your tweens will love the newest Ty Peek A Boos Phone Holder. These cute plush phone holders allow you to use your smartphone hand-free, as the Beanie Boo eyes take a peek at what you are doing. They are equipped with a screen cleaner bottom too. Peek a Boos come in four cute animals: Uni unicorn, Penni penguin, Pups St. Bernard and Chimps monkey. They can also be used to hold business cards, gift cards, other small electronic devices, even candy bars.
Your artistic tweens will love this cool 50/50 Color Pencil Set. This set boasts 24 great colors, but each pencil has a different color on each end, so there are just 12 pencils in the set. These pencils are perfect for sketching on-the-go or for taking to school.
Your tween will love displaying her photos with this neat Kikkerland Photo and Card Holder with 8 Magnets. My tween got this for Christmas and she loves hers! Let your photographer shine and have a personal photo gallery on display in her room. This neat photo and card holder hangs eight photos on a weighted black steel cable. The photos adhere with the 8 neodymium magnets included. The hook at the top makes it easy to hang. These holders come in other fun colors like blue, green, red and white.
33. Secret Garden: An Inky Treasure Hunt and Coloring Book and the Enchanted Forest: An Inky Quest & Coloring Book
Your artistic tweens will love these super cool, best-selling, Secret Garden and Enchanted Forest “grown-up” coloring books. These books are full of delightful, whimsical, illustrations, and every single amazing picture will captivate you. But there is even more, the book in itself is beautiful and well made, with heavy weight paper pages, and the texture of the paper is extra nice for coloring. Your tweens will love using their colored pencils, Gel pens, or markers to bring these illustrations to life. They will be surprised at how easily, smoothly, and brilliantly the colors transferred to the page. These books are a joy to color.
This fun and highly-reviewed Jelly Belly Bean Boozled Game will be a hit in the Easter basket. Players will take turns with the spinner wheel and then they pick the jelly bean in the color the spinner lands on. It’s a dare for intrepid jelly bean eaters to take their chances on tasting lookalike wild or mild flavors. If you happen to get a Booger-flavored bean instead of Juicy Pear – you’ve been BeanBoozled! Double and triple dare adventuresome players.
Your teens will fall in love with these Wreck This Journal Books. These wildly popular and highly-reviewed books will encourage them to jot down their thoughts in a way they never expected. Tweens, teens and adults love with this interactive journal and they won’t have a fear of making a mistake. These books are affordable and are great Easter basket ideas for tween girls.
Your tweens will spend hours with these cool, affordable Spa Sketch and Sparkle Tattoo Activity Set. They can create pretty tattoos on themselves and on their friends. They can trace neat designs with the included stencils or they can try drawing their own artwork. This set includes 45+ glitter tattoos, 4 glitter tubes, glitter brush, assorted gemstones, instructions.
37. Baking Kit – The Betty Crocker The Big Book of Cupcakes, Wilton Cupcake Wrappers and Wilton Dessert Decorator Plus
Create your own high-quality baking kit for your tween. If she loves to bake cupcakes and practice her decorating, she will love a nice kit that you have put together. The Betty Crocker The Big Book of Cupcakes has 175 different cupcake recipes that are easy and fun to prepare, including rootbeer cupcakes, double chocolate peanut butter cupcakes, cookies and cream cupcakes and more. Add some fun printed Wilton Cupcake Wrappers and a Wilton Dessert Decorator Plus, which is easy to use for beginners. Your tweens who love to bake will love to open this baking kit.
My tween loves The Wet Hair Brush for detangling and I loved it so much that I had to get myself one too. If your tween is wanting to care for her own hair, then you will love this awesome brush. We use this to detangle my tweens hair and you can use it when the hair is both wet or dry to remove those pesky knots. We use a regular brush to finish off her style. The highly-reviewed, The Wet Hair Brush, is affordable and comes in lots of pretty colors that your tween will love.
Be sure to check out our other Easter posts.
Tween Boy Easter Basket Ideas – many of these work for girls too!
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