Photo: John Cullen
If you're looking for a new and kid-friendly Easter party idea this year, why not take a leaf from one of our favourite kids' books: Alice in Wonderland? This Mad Hatter Tea Party-inspired extravaganza, featuring DIY crafts and recipes, will be lots of fun for kids and adults alike.
A version of this article appeared in our April 2014 issue with the headline “A Mad Hatter Easter picnic,” pp. 68-73.
It's time for some classic Easter fun. Try our easy egg decorating idea, set up an Easter egg hunt and cheer on the kids as they run a spoon race.
After all that running about, your tiny dormice and March hares will be hungry for a delicious spread. As luck would have it, they’ll run smack dab into a beautiful picnic awaiting them under the trees. But remember: Savouries first, little ones!
Keep the kids entertained with this gorgeous and easy three step Easter craft.
Get the craft here: Lace-dyed Easter eggs
Little ladies and gentlemen can practise their fanciest, grown-up high-tea manners as they sip cool tea spritzers from vintage cups (pinkies up).
Psst... Make sure you only put out cups you won't mind getting cracked. Accidents happen!
Get the recipe here: Lemon Tea Spritzer
With just a few items, this flower garland chandelier craft easily sets the stage for an outdoor soiree fit for the Queen of Hearts.
Get the craft here: Flower chandelier
Served with jam and cream, these classic scones are sure to make every little girl and boy feel like royalty.
Get the recipe here: Cream Scones
Mismatched plates and liqueur glasses can easily be transformed into a playful cake stand.
Get the craft here: Petit cake stand
These lime and raspberry petits fours are sure to be the highlight of your Easter party. Who could say no to such pretty pastel pastries?
Get the recipe here: Lime and Raspberry Petits Fours
Easter egg hunts with a twist>
Make this year’s Easter egg hunt an adventure to remember with these creative spins on the traditional search.
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