Everyone has heard about baby showers, but how many know how this tradition started? At first baby showers were offered in the honor of the first born, and the event was held exclusively by mothers. The purpose of a baby shower was for women to share with each other the clear thinking and advises on how to become a mother. With the passing of time, this “ritual” have extended its grounds, accepting subsequent and even adopted children. Another important fact is that baby showers are usually planned and hosted by a close friend and not a family member, as it’s considered rude for families arrange these events. Nonetheless, this is not a rule and in some parts of the world it’s customary for a female family member to host the baby shower, such as the grandmother. Guests usually bring gifts such as diapers, clothes, toys, baby bottles and related baby items. Today we offer you a list of 10 decorations for baby showers.
10. Winnie the Pooh
Welcome the little tot into the world with this beautiful decorating kit of Winnie the Pooh, one of the most beloved children’s character of all times. The kit includes pastel-colored centerpieces, honeycomb balls, and honey pot paper garland. It also offers you large letter cut-outs which spell “baby”, featuring Winnie the Pooh on each of them.
9. Little Prince Baby Shower Crepe Streamer
Who but your baby can be called a little prince? Celebrate his/hers coming into this world with this wonderful crepe streamer that’s printed with “A new little Prince”. It features a blue crown on its sides along with a superb and colorful light blue border with green, aqua, and blue spots . You can suspend the crepe streamer from ceilings, walls, windows, etc. It measures 1 7/8in wide x 30ft long and it’s flame resistant.
8. Ladybug Fancy Baby Shower Decorations
Next in our list of decorations for baby showers is especially designed for your young daughter. This superb set features a ladybug on a variety of wonderful decorations, including tableware, banners, favor bags, cupcake wrappers, and more. In addition, you will also notice the cute polka-dot pattern.
7. Fisher Price Baby Paper Garland
Bring some color to your baby shower party with this awesome Fisher Price Baby Paper Garland decoration. The 12 foot ribbon & paper garland features glittering paper lanterns which measure five inches long and four inches wide. You can easily decorate the ceiling or hallway.
6. It’s a Boy Danglers
We continue today’s list with beautiful blue danglers that celebrate the birth of your boy! They feature shimmering metallic blue swirls with dangling cut-outs that spell “It’s a boy”. Each of the five pieces measure 40 inches. If you’re having a girl, pink danglers are also available.
5. Rubber Duck Standee
The beloved Rubber Duck Standee is a realistic yellow rubber duck that features an orange beak and blue eyes. Each piece measures 3 feet 10 inches high and 3 feet 10 inches wide. It would be a great addition to any baby shower room, regardless if you’re having a boy or a girl.
4. Bumblebee Cutouts
How cute are these bumblebees cutouts? They’re made of heavy paper-stock and measure seventeen inches. You will benefit from a package of two bumblebee cutouts that are printed on both sides. Decorate your walls or windows with these colorful and friendly creatures.
3. Large Crystal Effect Dummies
In my search for cool looking decorations for baby showers I stumbled upon Shower My Baby and found these wonderful crystal effect dummies that you can use with a variety of purposes – as napkin rings, table decorations, place a dummy into your guests’ bags, make a necklace, and so much more. All you have to do is use your imagination!
2. Inflatable Pink Monkey
This lovely Inflatable Pink Monkey is coated with a metallic pink color alongside with pastel pink and large round black eyes. It measures nineteen inches wide and nineteen inches high x nineteen inches deep. Your newborn will just love the cute little monkey, not to mention that it would make the perfect gift for a baby shower party or even a safari party.
1. Blue Fluffy Ball Decorations
We’ve reached the end of our list of ten decorations for baby showers, and our number one choice are these incredibly cute Blue Fluffy Ball decorations that are perfect if you’re looking to add a bit of color and a whole lot of cuteness to the party. Each package contains three of these fluffy balls that measure sixteen inches in diameter. You can hang them anywhere you want, they will still look as awesome as they do in the picture.