A wonderful celebration is taking place, and to make it extra-special you want to make an original decoration or two for the party. With just a little time and imagination, you can make homemade baby shower decorations that might just become treasured keepsakes for the guest of honor.
When you decorate for a party, focus your attention on three main areas:
Outside and Entry
Food or Cake Table
If you are the artist type, consider yourself lucky! All you need to do is brainstorm a theme for your shower, then start applying pen to paper, pour paint onto banners, and collect complementary props. Here are some of the most popular themes to get your ideas flowing:
Good Old-Fashioned Rattles, Bottles and Diapers
Under the Sea
At the Zoo
On the Farm
If you are not artistic, you can still bring one of these themes to life. The Internet offers a wide variety of downloadable clipart images for use in making homemade decorations. Simply select images that will complement your theme.
Once you have downloaded your clipart, you are ready to make homemade decorations! Give yourself enough time to complete each decorating project and have fun. Creating things that make you smile and have homemade appeal are what you are after. Don't get bogged down in a trying to make each item "perfect". Your personal touch will say it all.
To explore ideas on each area of the party, go to:
Outdoor Baby Shower Decorations
Baby Shower House Decorations
Baby Shower Table Decorations
Homemade decorations personalize any event. By making your own unique decorations for your next baby shower, you are making an intimate event even more special for the mother-to-be and her party guests.