7 Totally Adorable Baby Shower Themes

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Bringing a new baby into your family is an exciting time for parents. What better way to celebrate your bundle of joy than with a baby shower.

Planning your baby shower doesn’t have to be stressful. It can actually be a fun and exciting creative outlet.

If you’re looking for baby shower theme ideas, I’m sharing seven popular baby shower themes that will be a hit at any baby shower.

When planning your baby shower, you can keep things simple, or you can go all out and have an extravagant baby shower. It’s really up to you.

All that matters is that you make your special day fun and memorable.

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Totally Adorable Baby Shower Themes

1. Fairy Tale Theme

There are so many fairy tale characters to choose from for your baby shower. Snow White, Cinderella, and Anna from Frozen are all popular options for girls. Peter Pan is a great character to go with for boys.

The fairy tale theme allows you to use whimsical decorations and create a fantasy-like atmosphere for your party.

once upon a time cake

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2. Baby Bottles Theme

With this theme, baby bottles will be the focal point of your baby shower. You can send out bottle-shaped invitations, offer bottle-shaped sandwiches and cookies, use baby bottles to store game prizes, and offer baby bottles as cups for your guests. Check out this baby bottle-shaped bottle opener party favor.

3. Teddy Bear Theme

Who doesn’t love a cuddly teddy bear? Teddy bears make an excellent theme for any baby shower. A creative idea for a teddy bear themed baby shower is to have your guests bring their favorite teddy bear to the event.

blue balloons

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4. Diaper Theme

The diaper theme is a common baby shower theme. To start, you can create diaper shaped baby shower invitations. Another idea is to create DIY diaper-themed decorations. You can also create a diaper cake centerpiece for your table setting.

Additionally, you can create diaper baby shower treats, and play baby shower diaper games. And of course, your guests can bring diapers as gifts. This way, you can save on diapers for months after the baby is born.

5. Nursery Rhyme Theme

The nursey rhyme theme is a fun theme to choose for your baby shower. There are so many famous nursery rhymes to choose from such as Humpty Dumpty, Mother Goose, Twinkle Twinkle Little Star, and so on. A cute idea for your invitations would be to put the nursy rhyme of your choosing in the invitations.

once upon a time cookies

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6. Themes for Twins

The story of Noah’s Ark makes a great baby shower theme. In this story, all of the animals are paired in two’s on the Ark. That’s why this makes a great theme for a mom expecting twins. Your party can include a Noah’s Ark themed cake, decorations, treats and more.

7. Color Themes

Typically, the color schemes used for baby showers are pink for girls and blue for boys. You can definitely think outside of the box on this one, and use colors such as orange, yellow, or green. You can also go for a multitude of colors, such as the colors of the rainbow, for a rainbow themed baby shower.

rainbow cake

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Choosing a theme for your baby shower can go a long way in giving you direction for how to prepare. By creating a theme, you’ll know what type of decorations to buy, what kind of food you need to prepare, and more. I hope these tips have given you some ideas of things you can do for your baby shower.