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15 Gorgeous Baby Shower Themes

Published on: December 13, 2013

Unique baby shower themes: Children's book-themed baby shower by Hostess with the Mostess

Pay homage to your favorite childhood reads with this fun theme featured on Hostess With the Mostess. Sure to bring a smile to any bookworm’s face, this colorful celebration showcases old and new favorite kid reads with edible books, story-themed treats (think Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs and Green Eggs and Ham), and more genius ideas. So much literary fun to be had, and so many great books for baby's library!


Unique baby shower themes: Camping-themed baby shower by On to Baby

For the new parents in your life who love all things outdoorsy, take a tip from On to Baby and consider hosting a camping-themed baby shower. A fun adventure to honor the new parenting adventures to come, this party comes complete with a rugged, make-your-own-onesie table, woodsy-chic cake, adorable camping-themed food toppers, all-natural forest decor and much more. And most importantly — don’t forget the s’mores!


Unique baby shower themes: Garden party-themed baby shower by Kara's Party Ideas

Bright and beautiful flowers, bite-sized treats and fresh lemonade to boot — it’s hard to resist this charming garden-themed baby shower featured on Kara’s Party Ideas! Offering a colorful backyard bash with chic vintage cake stands, vases and homemade garlands and banners for an extra cheerful touch, this is one shower theme that packs delightful flower flair.


Unique baby shower themes: Space Invaders-themed baby shower by Inspired By This

Looking for a stylish idea that also adds a touch of playfulness? Don’t miss out on this fantastic space invader robot-themed baby shower included on Inspired by This. Surely one shower that both feminine and masculine earthlings will enjoy, this outdoor celebration features super-clever eats and drinks such as “rocket fuel” (lemonade), “anti-freeze” (champagne), awesome robotic cake pops and out-of-this-world treats galore. See the rest of the fun photos on the full post.


Unique baby shower themes: Rain shower-themed baby shower by Lisa Storms

Leave it to the ever-crafty Lisa Storms to think up a shower idea that’s both simple and genius … It’s literally a shower! Perfect for a gender-neutral party, this neat theme includes sweet little raindrops and cloud cupcake toppers, puffy tissue paper clouds and more. Also a great theme pick for the family friends out there who are considering throwing a sprinkle for a second or third baby!


Unique baby shower themes: School-themed baby shower by The Craig Family

The Craig Family offers up this fun idea for making a back-to-school-themed baby shower — and what a great idea for the teachers out there who are parenthood-bound! Decked out with old-school handwriting exercises, chalkboards, cafeteria-style lunches and apples a'plenty, the party offered “story time” with advice notes from the mama-to-be’s students, a “recess” and more. See the full post for more pictures of this cool classroom-inspired party.


Unique baby shower themes: Safari-themed baby shower by Kara's Party Ideas

Kara’s Party Ideas shares this fab safari-themed baby shower — we absolutely love the natural burlap accents mixed with festive prints. Offering cheerful animal-shaped treats, an Outback-themed diaper cake (!), zebra cookie pops and de rigueur animal prints, this party will please the wild at heart.


Unique baby shower themes: "Ready to pop" themed baby shower by Le Partie Sugar

Mom Cristina of Le Partie Sugar offers up this beautiful idea for a “Ready to Pop” sprinkle, and we can’t get enough of all of the bright, vibrant colors for the soon-to-arrive little miss. Outfitted with “pop-related” eats and drinks, including Italian soda pop, cake pops and a variety of popcorn, this bubbly bash finished off with a treat bag including — you guessed it — “things that go pop.”


Unique baby shower themes: "Precious cargo" themed baby shower by Hostess with the Mostess

The sky is truly the limit with this sweet “Precious Cargo” baby shower idea featured on Hostess With the Mostess! Putting a clever twist on the term “Baby on Board,” this hip shower featured oodles of vintage planes and suitcases, a “check-in” guest book at the front gate and a “documents and currency” gift drop-off area. See all of the fun photos by checking out of the full post. Talk about a whirlwind day trip!


Unique baby shower themes: Rock star-themed baby shower by Project Nursery

Show off your hip, rock star style with a “rock-a-bye” baby shower like this one featured on Project Nursery. Showcasing plenty of cool treats and bunting, with neon turquoise throughout, this mod bash is a fab choice for the glam rockers in your life who never shy away from a little extra pizzazz.


Unique baby shower themes: Wild West-themed baby shower by Whimsically Detailed

Give your lil’ buckaroo-to-be the party of his life with this nifty idea for a Wild West-themed shower shared on Whimsically Detailed. Outfitted with custom bandana banners and burlap, corn cobs on sticks and homestyle BBQ eats, this cute old-timey celebration is sure to impress all of the kickin’ cowgirls (and boys) visiting the ranch for the day.


Unique baby shower themes: Luxe circus-themed baby shower by Somewhere Splendid

Glam it up for the new mama-to-be with a luxe circus-themed baby shower, like this one featured on Somewhere Splendid! Perfect for a summer celebration with fresh garden flowers and glitzy painted circus animals, this sweet, girly bash offers plenty of bold and beautiful colors to brighten up the joyful occasion. See the full post for more vibrant photos!


Unique baby shower themes: Lullaby-themed baby shower by Pure Joy Events

It doesn’t get much cuter than this lullaby-themed baby shower featured on Pure Joy Events. Inspired by a Cuban lullaby and vintage family baby gift, this relaxed baby bash was decked out with a gorgeous sleigh crib dessert table amid canopy netting and “sky” balloons for an extra dreamy effect. What a nice, laid-back way to celebrate the new parents-to-be in style.


Unique baby shower themes: Gender reveal baby shower by Le Partie Sugar

Hoping to share your baby’s sex in a spectacular way with loved ones? Take a tip from Le Partie Sugar and have yourself a reveal-themed baby shower! Offering up a chance for family and friends to get in on the fun and vote on the sex, this celebration idea is both quirky and surprising for everyone involved. Plus, it’s a great opportunity to celebrate your newest addition! Get the full scoop on cute reveal decoration ideas by checking out the rest of the post.


Unique baby shower themes: "Go, baby go" themed baby shower by Hostess with the Mostess

Plan the perfect “Go, Baby, Go!” gathering for friends and family with the help of Hostess With the Mostess neat ideas and tips. Featuring a fun food table with “vroom vroom veggies,” airplane-shaped sammies and other transportation-themed treats, a super cool truck-shaped diaper cake and free party printables (included in the post), this colorful modern celebration is an excellent pick for all motoring enthusiasts with a baby on board.

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