My cousin is having a baby boy in June. We are so excited and in several weeks, I’ll be throwing a shower for her with my sisters, mom and a cousin. I wanted to do something that was a little different than the traditional baby blue thing. When I found these invitations, I knew we should go with aqua and orange. Even the back of the invitation is orange with white polka dots. I love all the papers, ribbons and labels in the pictures above that add festivity to every little detail! I’m thinking of pretty orange punch, paper straws and cute cupcake toppers. I can’t wait to share pictures on here of what we come up with at the shower in March.
I’m not a huge fan of shower games…so many times they are just awkward, especially if there are a lot of people at the shower who don’t know each other. I found a few ideas on Pinterest that I think will be fun, and a couple that will be a sweet keepsake for the baby book. I plan on using Adobe Illustrator to create my own game papers that go along with the orange/aqua theme.
Take A Guess– Kind of like The Price Is Right, but for baby items.
Baby Shower Bingo
Keepsakes for the Baby Book:
Guess Baby’s Stats– Guess the name, weight, length, birth date, hair color, eye color, etc.
Wishes for Baby– my favorite! How sweet will it be for the baby to look back and see how many people loved him and cared for him even before he was born!