On the first of May, sneak up to a neighbor's front door and surprise him or her with a cute basket filled with flowers, candy, or small gifts. The trick is not to get caught while doing it—or according to tradition, you're supposed to get a kiss.
Looking for easy May Day basket ideas? Upcycle a berry basket from the grocery store into a sweet gift. Simply print our free May basket tags and glue them to a cardboard or wooden berry basket. Fill the baskets with fresh cut flowers or candy. Add a piece of patterned wrapping paper under the tags for an extra pop of color.
This handmade May Day card is the perfect way to use up leftover scrapbook paper or tissue paper. Simply use our template to create an oversized tissue paper flower. Attach your finished flower to a piece of cut patterned paper with washi tape. Add a sweet message and you're done!
Roll a piece of pretty patterned scrapbook paper into a cone shape and secure with tape. Punch two holes on opposite sides of the opening, and thread a colorful ribbon through them so you can hang your May Day basket on a doorknob. Gently fill with fresh spring flowers or lightweight candy.
These adorable gift toppers are filled with stunning dried flower petals. To create, simply cut a square gift tag with a smaller square cut from the center. Fill a transparent bag with dried petals and tape to the back of the tag. Attach to your May Day gift and add our free printable tag.
This May Day basket craft is as easy as they come! Simply fill a small Mason jar with fresh flowers. Add a piece of leather cord and tie on our free printable gift tags. Use blooms in spring colors like pinks, purples, and pale greens.