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Baby Shower Ideas for Girls

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If you are looking for some great baby shower ideas for girls, here are a few to help get you started!

Planning a baby shower for the arrival of an adorable baby girl is so much fun!

Some expectant mothers love pink and frills, while others prefer a different approach for their baby shower. If you need to plan the perfect baby girl shower, you’ll enjoy exploring all the various options available!

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Make certain to check with the mom-to-be to see if she already has a nursery theme in mind that you can plan off of! If she does, you can tailor anything and everything related to the baby shower towards that!

But if not, you have a blank slate to create an amazing baby shower for your friend and her baby girl. You could also use some of these ideas for a gender neutral baby shower!

Baby Shower Ideas for Girls

Think Pink! If the mom-to-be loves pink for her baby, embrace that when planning the shower. Use pink flowers as centerpieces, pink bows for decorations, and pink cupcakes.

Set the tone by matching the invitations to the color scheme. Include a note for guests to “Think Pink!” A Pink Baby Shower Theme where everything revolves around the color pink!

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Who doesn’t love unicorns? By having a Unicorn-themed baby shower, the mom-to-be and the guests will have a blast!

Don’t forget the Unicorn cake and fun decorations that can really take this baby shower over the top. You can make your own unicorn centerpiece as well as unicorn baby shower boxes!

Baby Shower Ideas for Girls

Everyone already knows that before the beautiful little baby girl is born, she is already going to be a princess. Having a princess-themed baby shower is a great way to welcome her into the world! Nothing screams princess louder than crowns, gold flaked cupcakes and the mom-to-be wearing a custom-made “Queen” shirt. Have fun when planning a princess themed baby shower! There are so many cute ideas.

I also think that this cute Princess and the Frog Baby shower theme is super cute!

If you want to create a magical experience for your guests, a Tea Party Baby Shower theme would be super cute as well! You can easily get desserts, tea, and fancy dress!

Baby Shower Printables

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Baby elephants are a huge hit when it comes to baby showers for girls. Print off some cute pictures of cartoon baby elephants and have them on the tables for everyone to sign and write down a few words of advice for the soon-to-be mom. You could easily turn it into a jungle baby shower theme as well!

Have a few fun games for everyone to play that are elephant themed like a ring-toss on the elephant trunk or pin the tail on the elephant. Baby elephants are so cute and a perfect base for a baby shower for a girl!

If you happen to be throwing a baby shower for a mom who already has everything, what do you do? Why not throw a book-themed baby shower? Instead of everyone buying baby gifts that the mom-to-be may not need, have everyone buy a book or two and write down a few words of advice on the inside cover of the book. It’s the perfect way to get some fun books for the baby girl to have as she grows older and the mom-to-be will love all the fun and unique books and advice that she gets as well!

Having a Monster Inc Baby Shower is so much fun and allows for a lot of creativity when it comes to decorating and planning!

Pink flamingos are a fun theme because of that bright hot pink color! If you decide to go with a pink flamingo party theme, you have to be sure to add these Pink Flamingo Cupcakes to your list!

An Owl Themed Baby Shower is always a “hoot!” You can easily plan a cute party, focused on adorable owls – and the new baby, of course!

Pink Piggy Bank Ideas are fun! You can literally decorate in cute little pig decoration and keep with the pink theme!

Food Ideas for a Baby Girl Baby Shower

Most people come to baby showers to learn about the baby – and to snack! Here are some of the best food recipes to serve at a baby shower for a baby girl!

This Baby Shower Charcuterie Board Recipe is loaded with fun sweets and treats!

Some people prefer just picking and choosing and this where having finger foods works perfectly!

Baby Shower Ideas for Girls

Speaking of pink, this Pink Dessert Charcuterie Board Recipe would be quite the statement!

Need some fun party drinks? Don’t miss out on these Easy Pink Mocktails!

You’ll find so many tasty options on this list of Pink Party Snack Ideas!

The fun part about making Pink Cake Pops is that everyone can grab and eat them on the go!

Save yourself from needing silverware and just serve this Pink Puppy Chow Recipe!

More Baby Girl Shower Ideas:

Just in case you need more ideas, I’ve got you covered. Here are some other ideas for themed parties!

These Musical-Themed Decorations hit the perfect note every time!

Find the Letter: P is for Pink is a great printable activity to have the kids work on while the showering is going on. And it’s in line with a pink theme!

Hosting a Girl Baby Shower on a Budget

Planning a beautiful and memorable baby shower for a baby girl doesn’t have to be expensive. With a little creativity and strategic planning, you can host a delightful event without breaking the bank.

First, set a budget and stick to it. Determine your overall spending limit and allocate funds to different categories such as decorations, food, invitations, and party favors. Prioritize expenses by listing the most important elements of the shower and allocating more budget to these areas. For instance, if having a beautiful cake is a priority, assign more funds to the bakery and find savings elsewhere.

DIY decorations are a great way to save money. Get crafty with affordable supplies from craft stores or dollar stores. Items like tissue paper, balloons, and ribbons can go a long way. Utilize free or low-cost printable decorations online for banners, signs, and table centerpieces. Websites like Etsy offer a variety of affordable printable baby shower decor. Additionally, repurpose household items you already have. Use mason jars for vases, fairy lights for ambiance, and household linens for tablecloths.

Invitations don’t have to be costly either. Go digital by sending out invitations via email or through social media platforms, saving on printing and postage costs. Websites like Canva and Evite offer free customizable templates. If you prefer physical invitations, design them digitally and print them at home using cardstock, which can be more cost-effective than ordering professionally printed invites.

When it comes to food and drinks, opt for homemade options. Prepare snacks and treats yourself instead of catering. Simple finger foods like sandwiches, veggie platters, and homemade cupcakes can be both delicious and budget-friendly. Consider a potluck style where close friends and family members bring a dish to share, reducing costs and adding variety to the menu. Set up a self-serve beverage station with inexpensive drink options like lemonade, iced tea, and water infused with fruits. Offer a few fun mocktails that match the theme.

Inexpensive party favors can still be meaningful. Create simple DIY gifts like bath salts, candles, or baked goods—these personal touches are often more appreciated than store-bought items. Alternatively, purchase small, inexpensive items in bulk, such as scented candles, keychains, or mini succulents. Wrapping them nicely can elevate their presentation.

Choosing the right venue can also help you save. Hosting the shower at your home or the home of a friend or family member can eliminate venue costs. Transform your living room or backyard into a cozy party space. Alternatively, look for free or low-cost community spaces like parks or church halls, which often require minimal decoration due to their natural beauty or built-in amenities.

Entertainment can be affordable too. Plan traditional baby shower games that require minimal supplies, such as “Guess the Baby Food,” “Diaper Raffle,” or “Baby Name Race.” Utilize online resources to download free printable game cards and activities from websites like Pinterest or Etsy, keeping guests entertained without additional cost.

By following these tips, you can host a charming and enjoyable baby shower for a baby girl while staying within your budget. Focus on thoughtful details and personal touches to make the event special without incurring unnecessary expenses.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Throwing or hosting a baby shower for a baby girl is so much fun! Think tank of what you want to do for the baby shower, and then make it happen. Use a few of the fun suggestions above or research other options that may catch your eye. No matter what you choose, go big with it! The celebration for the birth of a baby girl needs to be big and fun for everyone!

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