Easter - the season for all things fluffy, yellow and sweet - is rolling around sooner than you think. Stop the hunt, swap the usual supermarket suspects and bring your bank holiday baking game to the table; these Easter essentials make great gifts, too.
Signpost your sweet treats with this set of playful wooden pointers and painted flowers. A beautifully crafted kit that has everything you need to upgrade this year’s hunt.
No, it’s not a hot cross bun (although we’re rather partial to those as well) but nine cleverly crafted chocolates. A crowd-pleasing alternative to the ubiquitous chocolate egg.
Set the scene for an Easter lunch, tea or party with this playful garland which features pretty 3D paper flowers and eggs alongside the compulsory bunnies.
Cast in terracotta and splashed with drops of marine blue, this generous serving bowl deserves to be pride of place on your Easter table. It’s a perfect size for salads (to offset all the eggs, of course).
We hadn’t considered Easter as an opportunity for fancy dress until we saw this cuter-than-cute Easter bunny costume, and now we can’t resist. A sure-fire hit with kids - and ‘youthful’ grown-ups.
Pastel and practical – and just the job for Easter breakfast boiled eggs. This Scandi-inspired design proves ash wood and sage green cast iron are a perfect pairing.
The bank holiday is the perfect opportunity to get budding bakers in on the action. If icing biscuits sounds too time-consuming – or messy – try topping cupcakes with these delightful paper designs.
Smeg’s signature retro-style mixer has curves in all the right places. An investment for the Easter weekend and beyond, it’s sure to be the show-stopper of any baker’s kitchen.
Don’t be fooled by the simple design - this luxury chocolate egg is anything but ordinary. Crack it open and you’ll find the rocky road filling, including biscuit pieces, caramel and marshmallows.
We love the subtle sheen of this hand-painted set, and they’re a colourful way to fast-track your table from winter to spring. The best bit? You’ll always know which glass is yours.
For those restrained enough to resist the chocolate variety comes this crafty egg decorating kit, complete with whiskers, pom poms and stick-on googly eyes.
This charming earthenware trio is calling out for dippy eggs and soldiers. Give in the box as a gift, or crack them out on Easter morning (and every day afterwards).