If your goal is a handmade, eco-friendly Easter then you have to check out all the lovely Etsy Easter goodies. Etsy shops offer many wonderful Easter gifts made safe and non-toxic for your little one. Because Etsy goods are handmade, you need to order early so you get your goodies in time for Easter. We suggest ordering ASAP or at least two weeks before Easter (April 8, 2012). See our favorite eco-Etsy Easter surprises below.
Wool Felted Easter Bunny Rabbits in Eggs
This Purple Easter Bunny in her own little wool felted egg is hands down the cutest Easter treat we’ve seen all year. This sweet bunny is needle felted from 100% wool and is Waldorf inspired and completely child-friendly. Each bunny egg is wet felted and makes the perfect cute Easter home for your bunny. We think the tiny purple set is dreamy, but purple isn’t your only color choice. These bunnies and eggs come in a parade of colors – just visit the Easter page to view the whole collection.
Felted Wool Bunny Crochet Plush Toy
Your little one will love finding this sweet felted crochet wool cuddle bunny in his Easter basket. Soft, fuzzy and ready to love, this little fella is made with 100% Virgin wool yarn (no dyes used- natural color), then felted, and filled with Inego Fiberfill (made from corn). Safety doll eyes that won’t fall off ensure a choke-free Easter and you can choose from 5 different naturally colored wool – Dove Gray, Mocha, Caramel, Ecru (shown), Cream and Charcoal Gray.
Nature Walk Organic Easter Eggs
These pretty little cloth Easter eggs will look great in any basket or make a stunning Easter decor piece too. Made with Cloud9’s Organic “Nature Walk” fabrics and stuffed with filling so they keep firm. Comes as a set of 6 eggs.
Wooden Carrot and White Rabbit Softie Set
This limited edition organic rabbit softie with a wooden carrot toy, is handmade and the perfect gift set for a spring Easter surprise or a toddler birthday. The carrot toy is hand cut, painted with non-toxic paints, woodburned and then finished with homemade wooden polish. The carrot top is made with 100% wool yarn. The little rabbit is all organic and stuffed with pure wool stuffing that is anti-dust-mite, anti-microbial, flame retardant and very springy.
Wood Teether Bunny
It’s tough to find gifts for your baby at Easter, but this little bunny wooden teether is the ideal gift. The teether is handcrafted with Hard Rock Maple, a non-splintering wood. It is naturally anti-bacterial, non-allergenic, and non-toxic then sanded satin smooth with no exterior finish. Safe for all ages, developmentally suited for ages 3 months and up. Plus, your purchase of this Easter gift helps plant a tree through Trees for the Future!
Soft Bunny Rabbit Doll
Look at this soft as a cloud and very cuddly bunny friend! This little guy is sewn from super soft cotton chenille. His face is organic cotton soft sherpa, that is simply embroidered with cotton embroidery thread. His tummy is organic soft brown fleece. He has a little bunny cotton tail, also organic sherpa and his floppy ears are made with organic cotton gingham fabric. Each bunny is stuffed with wool fleece and he’s safe even for young children.