Ever really thought about it? Interesting stuff. Do your own research.
www.helium.com/items/1780383-the-origins-of-easter-baskets Article on the subject
www.helium.com/items/1780383-the-origins-of-easter-baskets?page=2 Part 2 of the above article
Some of us use baskets to celebrate Fasika/Easter or the spring equinox. Why not use some that are reflective of us? We make them all over the world.
P.S.- Please reuse your baskets from year to year.