Baby blue, baby pink, baby yellow—the pastel theme has always been popular. Throughout the years it has found ways to reinvent itself, but always remains light and fun. Just add a few little soft toy lambs to the mix and voila, you have a trendy baby shower.
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Whether you strive for an Alice in Wonderland or English tea time feel, outdoor tea parties are always classy. A natural setting on a sunny day with family and friends makes for a good time. Emphasize your chosen colour scheme with ribbon and flowers, while adding a little lace here and there.
Celebrities are digging the tea party theme—made popular by our friends across the sea. Victoria Beckham and Simon Cowell both had English tea party baby showers. How British of them!
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What better way to welcome your new baby than with a big banner you made yourself? DIY banners are a huge trend in the baby shower world—they're the perfect way to style your party exactly the way you want.
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Psst... If DIY is not your thing, check out this adorable banner on Etsy.
Let's face it: after snacking on finger foods, not many people have much room for dessert at parties. Instead of packing the take-home treat in a folded paper plate, put it in a cute box made to fit the perfect portion of cake or pie.
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Food on a stick is always a favourite, but dessert on a stick is even better. With the cake pop and marshmallow pop trend already in full force, why not add a couple of details to transform the treats into baby rattles? This easy-to-make dessert is perfectly sweet for a baby shower.
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Thinking of giving away more than a couple of party favours per guest? Pack up all the goodies in a customizable kiddy tote. If you've chosen a nautical theme, for example, this DIY bag will fit right in!
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Celebrate the beginning of your new chapter with a literary theme. Add illustrations from beloved tales on banners, display books on tables and play book-themed games.
Jessica Simpson hopped on board the literature baby shower train when she celebrated her second baby with a Tom Sawyer theme.
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Whether you’re a shower-hosting rookie or an old pro looking for new ideas, here’s how to fete any mom-to-be with style.