A baby shower is expected to be a fun event, and can definitely make you feel excited just thinking about it. With that said, let’s start helping you preparing this event with themes to select from. Regardless of the budget you have, first of all, it’s encouraging to learn some wonderful and cute themes to select for the upcoming shower of yourself and your baby. Here are top 5 baby shower themes that are common these days.
1. Cupcake Theme
Since the popularity of cupcakes bloom for the last few years, a cupcake theme would be a good choice. Adults and children both love cupcakes anyway, so a baby shower with your family and friends will be a lot more exciting with some cute and delicious cupcakes around!
Aside from the scrumptious taste of cupcakes, these bits can be made up of many colors. You can have some red, yellow, blue, orange, etc. You can also decide on the toppings or frostings of cupcakes. In fact, the amazing fact about cupcakes is that they fit into any kinds of occasions because of the flexibility to use them as decorations, which are certainly creative. Other than that, you won’t have to worry about the party favors anymore.
2. Nursery Rhyme Characters Theme
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When it comes to children, nursery rhymes are very familiar. You cannot be a teenager without knowing two or a few nursery rhymes. Perhaps, you start remembering the songs your mother used to sing during bedtime when you were still younger. As you are about to have your own child, why not select nursery rhyme characters to be your baby shower theme?
I guess, the selection of characters is much easier if you know the gender of your baby. Nevertheless, some of the famous nursery rhyme characters are Humpty Dumpty, Ugly Duckling, Miss Muffet, Goldilocks, Tom Thumb, Little Red Riding Hood, Hansel and Gretel, Snow White, Cinderella, and Sleeping Beauty. Here’s a great suggestion you can try if you choose this theme. You ask your visitors to come with their child wearing costumes of their favorite characters. It will be certainly a great fun event for all of you.
3. Jungle Animals Theme
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This is one of the most favourite and popular baby shower themes for the longest time. Well, kids basically love animals, and before you know it, you’ll be hearing lots of zoo trip requests from your baby soon. There is also creativity when you choose this theme. For foods, you can prepare biscuits molded in various animal shapes. Decorations for the walls and tables are not also a problem with animal designs. It is not actually difficult to come up with a nice jungle themed party.
4. Baby Clothing Theme
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You can also choose this kind of baby theme for the upcoming shower. You can also be unique and creative with this one. Hanging some baby clothes on the ceiling or posting a few on the walls won’t be a very stressful thing to do. However, do not just put any baby clothes without even considering the gender. If you are expecting a baby girl, then have more dresses and skirts, while some sports themed clothes for a baby boy. And one interesting thing about this theme is that you can have favors in t-shirts, skirts, shorts, bibs, and socks, which are in smaller sizes that can be mounted on the window of a car or displayed on the desk, especially if they have their own cradle.
5. Retro Theme
If you think the other four are somewhat cheesy, and you want to go back to the style of the 70’s, a retro theme is a great alternative. You can choose this theme as your baby shower theme if you are a fan of sparkling colors too. But, be sure to choose a color or colors that reflect the gender of your baby. If you are going to have a baby boy soon, dark colors like blue, green and brown are fantastic choices. For a baby girl, pink, yellow, and orange are surely good picks. Just remind your guests to wear something retro as well, so the party is going to be full “rock-on”.
Any of these themes are amazing for a baby shower event. As long as you have no problem with the budget, then it is going to be a good choice. What’s important is that you can make this event a special one, which you can treasure for a lifetime, and someday you will show some photos or videos to your grown-up child after 5, 10 or 15 years. So, whichever baby shower theme from the suggestions above, you can still have fun and enjoy this occasion with your spouse and friends, and probably other kids, including yours too.