There are only a few major celebratory personal milestones in a person’s life: graduation, marriage, and the birth of a child. Though the first two tend to inspire major bashes, baby showers remain a low-key affair, typically filled with lunching girlfriends, silly games, and plenty of gift-giving for the mom-to-be. But just because a baby shower is inherently a more relaxed party than some other fêtes doesn’t mean that it shouldn’t be unforgettable.
There are myriad ways to make the baby shower you throw for the future mama in your life stand out. Say goodbye to the tired light pink and blue parties that you’re used to: what will truly make your baby shower special is the small stuff. From unique personalized invitations to well thought-out party themes, we’ve compiled a list of tips for making the baby shower you throw one for the ages.
Stock up on flowers, practice your diaper basketball skills, and plan your shower with the help of these seven tips.