If you're looking for a unique theme for a baby shower that's cute and cheery, sunflowers just might do the trick.
This yellow theme makes it the perfect choice for parents who've decided not-to-know (or for the meanies who've decided not to tell) but there's a couple sunflower baby shower invites here that are gender specific and even a darling one especially for twins. And of course, you can customize any of these to say whatever you'd like.
Top 10 Pretty Sunflower Baby Shower Invitations
These are my choices for the top 10 invites for a sunflower-themed baby shower. Click on your favorites to see a larger image and to learn more about their affordable pricing.
I know, they're all so adorable that it's hard to choose just one design.
Well, I've got news for you... there's a lot more to see.
Browse more Sunflower Baby Shower Invitations
Of course, you'll want to carry the sunflower-theme across the board at the party. Using big beautiful sunflowers as a centerpiece for the buffet table is a great way to decorate and I also found a photo of an adorable dessert you might want to try.
Aren't those Sunflower Oreo Cookie Cupcakes just to die for? And who would have ever thought to serve them in little flower pots. So so cute! Admit it. You're now thinking about serving these at the shower.
And if you do, you can send the tiny flower pots home as party favors... maybe include a little packet of sunflower seeds too! What fun!
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It seems people are using burlap for just about everything these days. Crafty people are making everything from home decorations to greeting cards.
If you're planning a rustic themed party, you can use burlap in a million different ways to decorate, wrap gifts, and of course for your invitations and thank you cards.
And speaking of thank cards, here's a neat collection that can be personalized with a photo and used to show your appreciation for just about anything and for any occasion including baby and bridal showers.
Personalized Burlap Thank You Cards
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or to personalize and order yours today.
Easily upload a photo to the front and add a personal message inside.
Cards measure 7" x 5" and come with a white envelope.
Please note that these are NOT made with real burlap. They were created using a photo image of burlap making them much easier and less expensive to mail than actual burlap cards would be.
All of the above thank you cards were created by yours truly. Yes, I can get creative every once in a while. If you enjoy getting crafty, take a look at this tutorial for making burlap gift bags for your party favors.
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The latest trend is bringing folks back to the casual charm of burlap. It's being used in all kinds of craft and decorating projects and it's becoming uber popular when images of this course fabric is used on invitations for all types of parties, including and especially for baby showers.
Burlap alone screams casual fun. It's come a long way from just being used to cart potatoes to market. With the addition of lace and other soft fabrics or florals, the true beauty of burlap is brought to the surface.
When planning your party, you can use it as simple tablecloths and buffet runners, to decorate jars as party favors, to make gorgeous wreaths, to create all kinds of custom decorations and to invite your guests to a casual chic shower.
Top 10 Rustic Burlap Baby Shower Invitations
Here's my favorite picks. Browse through and be sure to click on your favorites to learn more, see larger images of the designs, or to personalize and purchase yours today.
I'm recommending these design ideas for a spring or summer baby shower because of the light and airy feel they convey but you can use them for showers at any time of the year.
Each of the featured invitations measure a large 5" x 7" and come complete with a white envelope.
If you haven't found the perfect one yet, please visit Rustic Burlap Baby Shower Invitations at Zazzle to see the entire selection. The designers are constantly adding new designs and color alternatives so I'm sure you're going to love what you find.
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Thank you to the photographer who made their work available to us through a creative commons license. The featured image of the burlap box is just gorgeous. Click it to see it in it's original location.
Today we bring you a special treat from the enchanted forest. The featured fairy baby shower invitations are some of the most unique and beautiful invites I've come across in a long time.
Many are done in spectacular pastel watercolors and you'll find a rainbow of choices to browse through.
We recommend this as a spring or summer shower idea so that you can take advantage of the beautiful flowers in bloom in the garden but this theme could be used all year long.
10 Enchanting Fairy Baby Shower Invitations
Each of the following high quality, reasonably priced invitations was created by a talented artist who keeps shop at Zazzle. Click on your favorites to learn more, find pricing, see a larger image or to purchase yours today.
Rectangular invitations are sized 5" x 7" and the unique squares measure 5.25" x 5.25". Square invites require additional postage when mailing. All come with a white envelope.
There are many more to choose from.
Visit Fairy Baby Shower Invitations to see them all.
I can't think of a more beautiful way to celebrate the birth of an expected child than with a fairy-themed baby shower... especially if the mommy-to-be is crazy for fairies.
It's a fairly uncommon baby shower theme idea which makes it all the more appealing and fun. I found a beautifully pinned Pinterest board featuring ideas you might like. You can visit it HERE.
Fairy Themed Baby Shower Ideas might include:
Keeping everything light and airy with a casual tone.
Butterfly and Fairy Wing decorations.
Holding the shower outdoors in a beautiful garden.
Finger foods and tea.
A soft-colored candy buffet table with the expected child's gender in mind.
Lovely pastel colored cupcakes for dessert.
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Welcome to Seasonal Showers!
Find the Best Invitations For Your Shower
Choose your season and party type, or baby's gender, to see our top picks for invites based on seasonal shower theme ideas
Discover YOUR Perfect Shower Invitation HERE
All of Zazzle's invitations are available on your choice of quality card stock including choices from the following:
You can learn all about their different paper lines, colors and all of the specifics about each type of card stock that is offered by visiting: Zazzle's Passion for Paper
The History of Baby Showers
Although the term baby shower is a fairly modern concept, the tradition of welcoming baby and the rite of a woman's transition into motherhood is
something that has been celebrated throughout history.
Learn more here:
The History of Bridal Showers
Did you know that the custom of throwing a bridal shower dates back to the time when dowries were popular? Friends of the woman to be wed began giving what is now known as a bridal shower to compensate women who came from poor families who couldn't afford a proper dowry, or for a woman whose father didn't approve of the marriage and refused to pay.
You can read more about the fascinating history of bridal showers here:
Seasonal Showers is written by Robin Svedi.
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