Joyful Ideas for Spring Celebrations

Spring is the perfect time to get creative and have fun, especially with celebrations like Easter around the corner. Whether you’re getting crafty with Easter eggs or putting together a scrumptious spread, there’s something for everyone. Here’s how to add an extra dose of joy into your spring celebrations this year.

Create a Beautiful Brunch Tablescape
Put together a beautiful table setting for brunch with these easy tips and tricks.

Colour Me Happy
Bring out your colourful tablecloths, placemats or special plates for the occasion. You can even create personalized place cards for each guest in the shape of a bunny or by adding spring branches. Shop this Linen Chest linen set.

Colourful Linens
Linen Chest

Stunning centrepieces
An eye-catching centrepiece can be as simple as a vase full of tulips. If you’re feeling crafty, create a garden vignette with faux flowers or fill a glass bowl with painted eggs. Shop this Torre & Tagus vase.

Torre and Tagus Vase
Torre and Tagus Vase

Mouth-watering menus
Devilled eggs (that you can dye naturally or with food colouring!), quiche and frittatas are just some ideas. If you prefer sweet over savoury, go for gooey cinnamon rolls, stuffed French toast or a decadent carrot cake. Shop this Amadeus sweet treat.

Amadeus Cake
Amadeus Cake

Put Together a Fun Easter Basket
Whether you’re using your basket for an Easter egg hunt or giving it as a gift. Here’s how to make yours extra special.

DIY darlings
Have some DIY fun by dressing up your basket with bows, gluing on bunny ears or embellishing it with pom-poms. You can even upgrade a plain basket with a splash of paint. Find these baskets and more at Dollarama.

Easter Basket
Dollarama Easter Basket

Basket full of surprises
Chocolates are always a good idea, but for a more adult-friendly version, add a bottle of wine or a candle. Shop these Anthropologie candle sets.

Anthropologie Candle
Anthropologie Candle

Celebrate with Makeup
Candy is great but pastel-inspired makeup and manicures are the perfect way to ring in spring.

Painted perfection
Go for a multi-coloured mani that channels spring’s pastel palette. Or, choose one nail polish shade and jazz it up with polka dots using a dotting tool or stickers. Shop this H&M Lemon Parfait nail polish.

H&M Nail Polish in Lemon Parfait
H&M Nail Polish in Lemon Parfait

Pretty Pastels
Play up your lids in a wash of pastel eyeshadow and pair it with a matching lip for a monochromatic look. You can even try a two-toned look by combining a teal eyeliner and purple eyeshadow. Shop this HUDA beauty pastel nail polish set.

Huda Beauty Pastel Obsessions
Huda Beauty Pastel Obsessions

However you welcome the arrival of spring, we hope that it’s joyous and fun. Our e-gift cards are also available for any occasion you’re celebrating this spring. For more information, visit our e-gift cards section.

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