The easiest way to request a book instead of a card for baby at the shower is to simply ask and the easiest way to ask is to include a card in the envelope when you send out your baby shower invitations.
At Zazzle, you'll find dozens of these cute book request insert cards that have been created using Zazzle's business card templates. Many have cute sayings and even cuter images that your guests will find irresistible.
We're featuring our top 7 favorites here in this post but you can see them all right away by visiting HERE.
Bring a Book Insert Cards
Neutral Bring a Book Insert Card
Pink Owl Baby Shower Book Request Insert Cards
Blue Baby Shower Book Insert Card
Elegant Burlap & Lace Bring a Book Baby Shower Insert
Pink Girl Giraffe Bring a Book Baby Shower Invite Insert
Modern Blue Boy Balloon Bring a Book Baby Shower Inserts
Because these are customized business cards, each of the above featured inserts are sold 100 to a pack. If that's too many, maybe you could go half-sies with a friend who is also expecting.
For much smaller gatherings, there's also some postcard-sized inserts available. These are sold one at a time.
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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