Easiest Easter bonnet idea
If your child loves craft and hats, then this Easter hat parade hat idea is for you. The Easiest Easter bonnet is what we call the 'everything but the kitchen sink' Easter hat. You simply get the kids to decorate the underside of a paper plate with as much Easter stuff as they can find. Then strap it to your child's head with a ribbon chin-strap. Oh happy days! Easter hat parade sorted.
You will need:
- 1 x quality paper plate with some depth (e.g Chinet brand)
- 50 - 100cm of ribbon
- 1 x FREE Decorate your Easter hat printable
- sparkly stuff
- fake Easter eggs
- real Easter eggs
- Easter chickens
- Easter grass (available at craft shops, or you could use shredded crepe paper instead)
- flowers (fake or real)
How to assemble your paper plate Easter bonnet
Start by painting the paper plate a bright colour, then place all the crafty decorative bits in front of your child with some glue and scissors and let them create their own masterpiece on the underside of the plate.
When they've finished 'crafting', attach a length of ribbon to either side of the plate, and put it on the child's head. Tie the chin-strap in a bow underneath to keep it in place.
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