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Homemade Paper Mache Easter Egg Baskets

Don't buy a plastic Easter basket from the store—make your own using recycled strawberry containers!

At a Glance:

#5912 Skill Level: Beginner Time:
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This project features these great brands:

  • Mod Podge Logo

Mod Podge ® Mod Melter

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $24.99
Item available exclusively at Walmart

Mod Podge ® Matte, 8 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $7.29
Item available exclusively at Walmart

Other Supplies

Strawberry baskets, Paper mache eggs, Different patterns of fabric, Bendable strips of wooden used for covering plywood edges, Excelsior, Scissors, Hot glue, ½” flat brush


  1. Cut fabric into strips and Mod Podge to the eggs.
  2. Cut the wooden strips and glue to the baskets for the handle.
  3. Place the excelsior into baskets and then add eggs.

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Important: Please be sure to thoroughly read the instructions for all products, paying particular attention to all cautions and warnings shown to ensure the proper and safe use of the product.

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