Ultimate Guide for a DIY Princess Baby Shower. All from the Decorations, invitations, thank you cards, centerpieces, cake and food ideas. A special thank you to Basic Invites for sponsoring this post. All opinions are my own.
DIY Princess Baby Shower
Are you looking to give a baby shower? Throwing a baby shower for a new mom can be a lot of fun and so today I’m going to step you through a few tips that will help you pull off a princess baby shower with this ultimate guide as you do it yourself.
The goal to keep in mind that from top to bottom or beginning to ending your theme stays true. So stick to your color scheme, theme and feel for the entire experience of your DIY Baby Shower planning.
Important task to decide before planning all of the fun details to your DIY Princess Baby Shower-
- Pick a date that works best for you, the hostess, the mom-to-be and any of her immediate family members i.e. mom/sister/grandmother/mother-in-law. Once you have a date you can officially begin the fun of planning your shower!
1- Princess Themed Baby Shower Invitations
Now that you have a date set you can order our baby shower invitations and get those addressed and sent out!
Use this princess baby shower invitation template to help you decide what theme/colors you want to go with for the princess baby shower. You could choose the purple theme or a pink theme…or gold…the decision is up to you and then you can base the rest of your decorations, centerpieces and food around this theme.
The beautiful idea behind Basic Invites is the “almost” unlimited color options for their invitations, cards, thank you notes etc. Plus if you have time in your planning process you can order a sample so you can feel the paper quality and see the final print! That is priceless to me! So choose a baby shower invitations for girls and order a sample to help you decide what is the best fit.
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The most brilliant aid/tool of all – Address Capturing Service – Basic Invite offers an address capturing service that allows customers to simply share a link on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, or any other form of social media to request their friends and family’s addresses which will be stored in the customer’s account and can then be selected during the design process. Basic Invite offers recipient address printing at no cost on all Christmas card orders.
LASTLY – don’t forget your Thank You Notes as well! These can coordinate with your entire theme as well.
2- Princess Baby Shower Decorations
The options for your baby shower decorations are truly endless. You can get as detailed as you’d like. From making your table have a tablecloth with a tulle tutu around it…to gold crowns…a princess mirror, all things pink/white/gold, balloons, backdrop to your cake table and the list goes on.
I did a quick search and you can scroll through and get so much inspiration!
Don’t forget your paper goods (unless you decide to serve on glass)
- Drink Cups
- Food Plates
- Cake Plate/Dessert Plate
3- Don’t forget a Princess Centerpiece
There are so many ideas on an adorable centerpiece for your princess baby shower. With pinterest as your help and guide I have no doubts you’ll make the cutest arrangement. A centerpiece sure does tie in a table whether it’s the gift table or food table.
4- The best part! Princess Baby Shower Food Ideas
- Pretzels dipped in pink chocolate and sprinkles
- Tiaras shaped sugar cookies
- Strawberry shortcake
- Finger sandwiches cut out into a shape
- pink/white candy of any kind in glass bowls
- Ice cream cones dipped in pink chocolate
- Pink glazed doughnuts
- More ideas
Remember to stay within your color theme and you’ll be great!
5- Princess Themed Baby Shower Games
Ready for a Royal Celebration use these game ideas to spark fun, laughs, creativity and memories together. Sometimes games at showers can be awkward so choose wisely, knowing your guests and mom-to-be. At the same time the beauty of a game or two will help break the ice and get the shower moving along!
Free Printable Princess Baby Shower Game – by Aspen Jay
6- Baby Shower Music Ideas
20 Baby Shower Songs – Playlist by Happy You Happy Family
Hi I’m Erin a Southern mama from South Mississippi, owner and chief editor of Sixth Bloom a blog helping mom-tographers capture their kiddos and life, talking all things home, parenting and how we navigate through life. You will find me living life to the fullest with my mister (aka husband) and our little one year old, Miss E, in our 500+ sq foot cottage as we build our dream house on our two acres! We are blessed beyond measure, love to travel, involved in ministry at our church and in between all of that I run three successful businesses! Follow me at: WEBSITE | FACEBOOK | INSTAGRAM | PINTEREST