Planning for a baby shower? Make it amazing with these cute baby shower theme ideas. Covering everything from cute baby shower themes to baby shower invitations, decorations, and more, you’ll find inspiration for every aspect of your baby shower.
Cute Baby Shower Theme Ideas: Vintage Baby Shower
Whether you’re in search of a classy, timeless theme for your baby shower or in love with old-fashioned style and design, a vintage themed baby shower is the perfect theme for you.
Vintage Baby Shower Ideas: Decorations
Choose a soft palette for your vintage baby shower. Decorate with burlap bunting and antique-inspired accents, such as lace table clothes, chalkboard signs, and metal birdcages. Use candles, antique picture frames, and mason jars filled with fresh-cut flowers as table centerpieces.
Surround your table(s) with vintage-looking chairs — they can be metal or wooden and they don’t have to match. Mixing up a variety of vintage-looking accents, such as chairs, dinnerware, and candle holders, can give your vintage baby shower a colorful, fun appearance.
Cute, Vintage Baby Shower Theme Ideas
Stick with a vintage baby shower theme or narrow it down further to one of the vintage baby shower theme ideas below.
Cute, Vintage Baby Shower Theme Ideas: Vintage Tea Party Baby Shower
Celebrate your baby girl’s arrival with a vintage tea party baby shower embellished with fresh cut flowers, glass teapots and teacups, and a high-tea inspired menu.
Pile flower-filled vases, mason jars, or teacups on top of stacks of antique books. Serve food on antique trays and pass out tea cups, or personalized mugs filled with tea packets as baby shower favors.
Find more tea party baby shower ideas and inspiration in our Baby Shower Tea Party post.
Cute, Vintage Baby Shower Theme Ideas: Vintage Mustache Baby Shower
Welcome the coming arrival of your little gentleman with a vintage mustache themed baby shower complete with mustache and tie bunting and cute mustache baby shower invitations.
Attach paper mustache cutouts to straws and balloons. Add vintage flavor by mixing formal decor, like cloth tablecloths, antique-looking dinnerware and cake stands, and retro candle holders, with your mustache decor.
Attach tags inscribed with “It’s a boy!” to blue bubble gum cigars and place them on your tables for guests.
Vintage Baby Shower Invitations
Your first chance to introduce your theme to guests will be with your vintage baby shower invitations. Ensure your baby shower invitations reflect your theme by personalizing a vintage baby shower invitation template on PurpleTrail.com.
Include retro fonts, like any mentioned in this CreativeMarket.com post. In addition to fonts, you can also model your vintage baby shower invitations after retro flyers, boat tickets, or telegrams. If you’ll be adding photos to your vintage baby shower invitations, try applying grainy or antique filters to them.
All of this and more can be done with PurpleTrail.com’s easy-to-use invitation maker. Personalize corresponding envelopes for your vintage baby shower invitations or opt for kraft envelopes instead of plain white. Complete your vintage baby shower invitations with one of the vintage baby shower wording ideas below.
Vintage Baby Shower Invitation Wording
I’m in love with a guy I never even met!
Join us for a Vintage Baby Shower in honor of
Linda and the arrival of her little gentleman, Edgar
September 15th, 2015
The Pink Room
343 Green Street, Seattle, WA
Mustache Baby Shower Invitation Wording
We mustache you to join us for a baby shower
in honor of Julie’s
Little Gentleman, Robert
12.12.2016 Tea Palace
343 Pine Street, Miami, FL
Tea Party Baby Shower Invitation Wording
Join us for a spot of tea to celebrate
Catherine Stone and the coming arrival
of her little lady
Friday, April 3rd
343 Summer Lane, Seattle, WA
Cute Baby Shower Theme Ideas: Baby Q Shower
If you’re planning a summer baby shower on a tight budget, consider holding an outdoor baby shower with a “baby q” theme. Enjoy summer’s beautiful weather, prepare outdoor entertainment, like croquette, frisbee, and over-sized banana grams, and serve affordable summer dishes, like grilled hamburgers and hot dogs. Use the baby q shower ideas below for more outdoor baby shower inspiration.
Baby Q Shower Ideas: Decorations
Since your baby q shower will be outdoors, let your outdoor venue’s natural beauty speak for itself and keep your baby shower decorations to a minimum.
Accentuate your theme with simple embellishments like balloons, chalkboard signs, plaid table clothes, and mason jars filled with fresh-cut flowers.
Find more cute baby q shower decorating tips in the theme ideas below.
Cute Baby Q Shower Theme Ideas
Keep your outdoor baby shower theme as simple as baby q shower or opt for one of the more specific baby shower BBQ theme ideas below.
Baby Q Shower Ideas: Picnic Baby Shower BBQ
Holding a picnic baby shower BBQ can be affordable, fun, and very cute. You can set up in your own backyard or a park, just make sure your venue has enough space for guests, a grill, and picnic tables.
Prepare a spread of summer favorites on the grill, serve fresh fruits, like watermelon, and fill glass pitchers with iced tea and lemonade. You can also serve picnic themed snacks, like sandwiches.
You can embellish your picnic baby shower BBQ theme further with by passing out picnic basket favors filled with blankets, snacks, and personalized kites.
Baby Q Shower Ideas: Backyard Baby Shower BBQ
A backyard baby shower BBQ is a great way to save money on a venue while also simplify things for the mommy-to-be or hostess, since the celebration will be held in the comfort of her own backyard.
You can incorporate some of the food and favor suggestions mentioned above and below.
Baby Q Shower Ideas: Luau Baby Shower BBQ
A luau baby shower BBQ is another cute baby shower theme idea for summer. Again, it can be held in your own backyard to save money or you can reserve space at a park, beach, or location with a pool.
Whip up hamburgers and hot dogs on the grill or serve authentic Hawaiian style BBQ instead. Decorate your luau baby shower BBQ with colorful lanterns, tiki torches, and fresh-cut flowers.
Find more summer luau party ideas in this Summer First Birthday Themes: Luau, Pool, Picnic, Backyard BBQ, Beach post.
Baby Q Shower Invitations
Personalize your own baby shower invitations online and transition your baby q shower theme into your invitations with fun wording and bright summer colors. Include picnic or BBQ themed accents, such as plaid and wood-grain details and graphics of a grill and picnic food. Use the baby q shower invitation wording ideas below for more tips on what to include in your own invites.
Baby Q Shower Invitation Wording Ideas
Bun in the oven, burgers on the grill.
Join parents-to-be Amber and Bob for a
Baby Q Shower in honor of the
upcoming arrival of their son Peter
05.01.2015 at 12:00 pm
The Smith’s Backyard
3423 Oak Street, Seattle, Washington
Baby Q Shower Invitation Wording Ideas
B is for Baby and Barbeque
Join us for a Baby Q in honor
of Laura and John and the
upcoming arrival of their daughter Stacy
April 4th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
Green Stone Park
4343 1st Avenue, Seattle, WA
Cute Baby Shower Theme Ideas: Baby Shower Brunch
A mid-morning baby shower brunch is a fun and classy way to honor a mommy-to-be. You can make it formal or casual. Plan the baby shower brunch between 10 AM and 2:00 PM and prepare a variety of brunch inspired entrees, desserts, and drinks. Find more baby shower brunch ideas below.
Baby Shower Brunch Ideas: Venue
Your baby shower brunch venue will mainly depend on your budget. If your budget is tight, celebrate at home, at a friend’s place, or at a park. If you have more to spend, hold your baby shower brunch at a restaurant instead. The later option will cost more, but you’ll save yourself time and effort by not having to worry about cleanup, cooking, or decorating.
Baby Shower Brunch Ideas: Decorations
Keep your baby shower brunch decorations simple and sophisticated. Cover your tables in soft pastel colored table cloths and use fresh-cut flowers as table centerpieces. Wrap silverware in floral napkins and place a set in front of each seat on top of vibrant place mats. Choose a palette for your baby shower brunch to coordinate your decorations, favors, and invitations with.
Baby Shower Brunch Invitations
Your baby shower brunch invitations should coordinate with your theme and palette. Again, explore PurpleTrail.com’s collection of baby shower invitation, which features a vast array of baby shower invitations themes and styles. Find one you love and personalize it to fit your shower perfectly.
Baby Shower Brunch Invitation Wording Ideas
You’re invited to a baby shower brunch
in honor of mommy-to-be Sarah and the upcoming arrival of her daughter, Robin
We’ll be celebrating baby Robin’s arrival
with short stacks and lots of laughs
at Blue Bird Cafe April 4th, 2016 at noon
Please RSVP with Beckie by April 1st at 343.333.3333
Hopefully you enjoyed these cute baby shower theme ideas!