Baby showers are some of the most fun parties to plan. You are expecting this small bundle of joy and you want to throw a great shower party in celebration. Get your visitors into the baby madness mood as you decorate for your baby girl’s shower party. Try out these baby shower decorating ideas for your baby girl.
Cute Baby Shower Decorating Ideas
Baby shower parties could be formal events that require your guests to sit on a long table and toast to the success of the birth of your baby girl. However, baby showers are also way more fun and cute than your formal parties. It is a time when mothers and would be mothers share stories and laugh to their hearts content. Your baby shower table may be a formal one, but you can spice it up by hanging baby clothes and toys on top of it like a chandelier. It will remind your guests of the happiness and joy of the affair as well as make a really cute picture.
You can also create a snack corner that looks so girly and kiddy. Pink is a favorite color among girls and very pleasing to look at. Create a backdrop for your wall if it is too formal. You can make a backdrop out of paper and create a sort of board that you can decorate. The above picture shows a tree designed out of brown paper and decorated with pink flowers to match the table.
You can look also make pompoms to hang from your ceiling. This provides a lively and fun atmosphere. Play around with it by making cute and creative things out from them. One idea is to make a hot air balloon out of the pompom. To make it even more believable, a toy elephant sits inside the balloon. You can even give the toy elephant to your baby when she is born.
You can also create beautiful backdrops and decorations on your fireplace to make it look less austere. Since it may be tricky to write a sign since the baby isn’t born yet, you can have the literal sign that says baby. It speaks for itself and you don’t have to think of a greeting to put in your sign. Since having the word baby could be a little short for a sign, this is where your creativity will come to play and you can add other kiddie decorations like clouds and ducks.
Sometimes you don’t have to decorate your entire place. You could just choose a corner to decorate and it will suffice. After all, baby shower parties are usually not meant for large crowds. This way it will be easier to decorate your place. You can use your food and party favors as part of your decorations.
Baby Shower Wall Decorations
Decorating your wall for baby showers can actually be easy. Just think cute and cuddly and everything nice. You can create a rain backdrop with pompoms as your clouds and paper giant colorful water drops.
Another version of this backdrop is using white balloons instead of pompoms.
You can also string along cute little things like baby feet cutouts to help decorate your wall. They don’t have to fill the entire wall but is should pop out enough. Try to contrast the colors yet also be mindful that colors do not clash with one another.
Baby Shower Table Decorations
Baby shower table decorations are some of the most colorful that you can find. We always associate bright happy colors to kids. That’s why decorating baby shower tables can be fairly easy. You can mix and match colorful items and end up with a toy like quality to your table. Yet it fits perfectly for baby showers.
You can also have bright colorful centerpieces that are made to look like flowers yet they are actually made of something else. Here, you have a centerpiece made from different colored ribbons. It doesn’t have to stay in the same color palette to work. In can be in all different colors with different designs. Normally this might look absurd but for baby showers, it actually works.
You can choose to stick to one color palette however. Again pink being the most popular color for baby showers for girls, pink colored balloons are used as a centerpiece to decorate the table. Adding the pink butterflies also create a very pretty picture.
Pastel colors can be used together as the color palette of your baby shower table decorations. You can use your utensils as part of your decorations. Be sure to shop for colorful plates, cups and napkins. This enough can bring the mood to the table.
Outdoor Baby Shower Decorations
Vintage decorations are great for outdoor baby showers. You can use old clocks and wooden frames to decorate. The symbolism of the clock reminds you and your guest that it is almost time and before you pop out, a celebration is called for.
You can also have very dramatic baby shower decorations. You can hand umbrellas for kids on top of the table and cotton curtains to look like rain. Even though your table looks a little formal, you take the edge off with the umbrellas and cotton curtain.
You can also add a stand where you can place pictures, sweets and party favors. Keeping the decorations pink makes it look so girly and delightful.
DIY Baby Shower Decorations
Are you on a budget and looking for ways to save on your baby shower decorations? Well, not to worry because you can even make the decorations yourself. Make tissue paper balls and use them to hang from your ceiling and as table decorations. You can also add paper cutouts to hang on your ceiling as well. For girl baby showers, try to keep the color as feminine and sweet as possible. A combination of gray, yellow and pink works well so you can play around with those colors. You can also include balloons if you still find you place a little bare.
You can create your own makeshift backdrop using balloons and ribbons. Hang the balloons from the ceiling using the ribbons. That makes your room festive. This decoration can actually fit with any party and not just for baby showers. To add a final touch, you can include baby cutouts and string them along so that it will look like a baby shower party.
You can make a cloth wreath to decorate your baby shower also. Use different fabrics with different colors and designs. Ideally choose pastel colors especially for girl baby showers. Cut the fabrics into little rectangular strips and piece them together on a round object. You can sew or use glue to piece them together.
Do you have other baby shower decoration ideas? Please share it and help out all the eager expectant moms out there!