Baby Boy or Baby Girl? What are the Best Baby Shower Ideas this Year?
By: Amandine Currat
Your best friend or your sister is having a baby this year and you’d like to surprise her with the best baby shower. To create the perfect moment and have everything you need, it’s always better to start a To-Do List to throw the cutest party of her life.
Guests? Who I am supposed to invite?
The tradition is to keep the baby shower female-only. However, the most important thing is that the mother-to-be is surrounded by love and people that care about her. What about the invitations? Personalized online invitations are a great way to inform all guests of the baby shower, and keep more budget for decoration and cakes.
Decoration, food – What is her favorite color? Baby boy or Baby girl?
Your close-friend wants to wait until the baby is born to reveal the gender… Instead of choosing baby pink or baby blue color schemes, why not choose her favorite color or yellow (color of sun).
After the selection of the theme and color, you can also customize accessories: balloons, customized cupcakes with the baby or mom’s name, banners, create an original centerpiece with candies, fruits and add colorful flowers.
Baby shower games
For success, keep the snacks relatively simple so you can focus on entertaining and creating a joyful atmosphere. There are lots of fun Baby Shower Games: Baby’s First Portrait, Guess the Mother’s Measurements, Don’t Say Baby, … You can adapt the games to the Moms-to-be. Nobody else knows her better than you!
Appoint photographers for capturing these moments and emotions
Why have just one unique photographer? Share the moment from the perspective of all family members and friends! It does exist very easy-to-use apps to share private albums with your loved ones. You can take pictures on your phone, download the app and send your best pictures to the mother-to-be. With a digital photo frame, she can also watch her baby shower pictures at home and remember precious memories.