101 Baby Shower Themes

Over 100 Baby Shower Themes

We, at The Dating Divas, are all about dating our spouse!  One of the reasons is because we know that strong marriages make strong families.  There’s nothing sweeter than looking at your baby and knowing that he or she is half of you and half of your spouse – the product of your love!  Speaking of babies… Today we wanted to have a little fun and share over 100 amazing, fantastic, and totally superb baby shower themes we’ve rounded up so YOU can plan the BEST baby shower ever! When that fun time rolls around for YOU or you find yourself in a pinch needing some inspiration to plan a shower for a friend… we’ve got yer back! We promise you will thank us later when you get major compliments after throwing one of these showers {WINK}!

These are the CUTEST baby shower themes ever!! So many great baby shower ideas for boys, girls, and twins! #thedatingdivas #babyshowerthemes #babyshowerideasforboys #babyshowerideasforgirls

Consider this your one-stop inspiration for the most creative and cute baby shower themes ever!

Now, I have to thank cute Diva Becca for being so organized and keeping a list of baby shower themes and sharing them with us.  You are awesome!!  Her list turned into 55 ideas for us to share with YOU!  With these 55 ideas, you will never have to fret about how to plan a great DIY baby shower again. Oh, and did we mention there are lots of FREE baby shower printables!  You can’t beat that!

We even decided to make it a little easier on you and divide it into categories. Below you will find:

Go ahead and bookmark this page or PIN it so you will have access to the most amazing ideas ever the next time you are throwing a baby shower!  Now, are you ready for some awesome-ness?  Let’s get started…

Baby Shower Themes for Boys

From cowboys to airplanes, this section is packed with our favorite baby shower ideas for boys!

Baby Shower Themes for Boys

Baby Shower Themes for Boys

1. Oh, Boy (Supermom) – Throw a bunch to be proud of with these free printables and ideas.

2. Airplanes (Venspaperie) – Nothing says “Boy” baby shower themes more than airplanes!

3. Baseball (The Couture Cakery featured at Hostess with the Mostess) – These ideas will help your baby shower will be a total home run!

4. Lil’ Man (Venspaperie) – Introduce your lil’ man to the world in style.

5. Little Buckaroo (And Everything Sweet) – Saddle up and get ready to party, cowboy!

6. Froggy Frog (Big Dot of Happiness) – Super sweet, frog-themed decor takes center stage with this fun baby shower idea.

Cute Baby Shower Themes for Boys

7. Born to be Wild (Sweetwood Creative Co.) – Get ready to get wild with the king of all baby shower themes.

8. Ahoy It’s a Boy (A Blissful Nest) – Take to the seas and create a nautical party with these baby shower ideas for b0ys.

9. Under Construction (Baby Shower Stuff) – How cute are these construction-themed ideas?!

10. Trains (Sheek Shindigs) – Toot toot! Now arriving at the cutest baby shower EVER.

11. Where the Wild Things Are (Kara’s Party Ideas) – Based on Maurice Sendak’s classic childhood story, this will be one baby shower to remember.

12. Mustache Bash (Everything Emily) – We ‘mustache’ you to please take a look at this snazzy baby shower idea.

Our Favorite Baby Shower Themes for Boys

13. Star Wars (Shindigz) – The force is strong with these baby shower ideas for boys.

14. Rock the Cradle (Fairy Godmother) – Get ready to rock out!

15. Sock Monkey (Giggles Galore) – Everyone’s favorite snuggly monkey takes center stage in this baby shower theme.

16. Winnie the Pooh (Hostess with the Mostess) – The treats in this shower have us getting rumbly in our tumbly, for sure!

17. Bless Their Nest (Event 29) – How sweet is this baby bird and owl themed shower?

18. Take Flight (Ashlee Marie) – Get ready for takeoff (and for a totally rad party)!

More Baby Shower Themes for Boys

19. Twinkle Twinkle (Events By Kristin) – Dim the lights and turn on the twinklies!

20. Nintendo (Kara’s Party Ideas) – You’ll be the winner (there’s no doubt about it!) with this clever Nintendo themed ideas.

21. Peter Rabbit (Hello Naomi) – A classic childhood story helps make this baby shower one you’ll never forget.

22. Arcade Party (Kara’s Party Ideas) – Get ready to score BIG with these baby shower ideas for boys.

23. Outer Space (Naturally Yours) – Aaaand blast off! You’ll be shooting for the moon (and totally making it!) with this outer space themed party.

24. Legos (Baby Shower Ideas for You) – ‘Build’ a baby shower that will be treasured forever with this lego themed idea.


Baby Shower Themes for Girls

They’re made of sugar, spice, and everything nice and these Baby Shower ideas for girls will help you celebrate!

Baby Shower Themes for Girls

Baby Shower Themes for Girls

25.  Tutu Cute (Kate Aspen) – Your little princess-to-be will ADORE this tutu-themed soiree, and you will too!

26.  What a Doll (The Bird and the Berry) – Remember how much fun it was to play with paper dolls? Why not revisit that?!

27.  Sugar and Spice (Our Handcrafted Life) – All things nice are present in this shower.

28. Little Princess (Kara’s Party Ideas) – Get pampered like a princess with this royal idea.

29.  Tickled Pink (Celebrations at Home Blog) – Pink and blue work TOGETHER to create a darling shower we can’t stop drooling over.

Cute Baby Shower Themes for Girls

30. Little Lady (Pink Ducky) – Raise your hand if you love ladybugs! Us too!

31. Little Sweetie (Hostess with the Mostess) – Break out the sweets and pile on some sugar with this candy themed extravaganza.

32. Sew Cute (Celebrations at Home) – Sewers will especially love this thread and needle themed fun.

33. Summer Garden (Kara’s Party Ideas) – Looking for some great baby shower ideas for girls in the summer? Look no further!

34. Glamorous Circus (Catch My Party) – Bust out those peanuts! This is one fun party you’ll never forget.

35. Florals (Project Nursery) – Floral lovers will ADORE this classy and elegant baby shower.

Our Favorite Baby Shower Themes for Girls

36. Pretty in Pink (Kara’s Party Ideas) – You’ll be sitting pretty for sure with this one.

37. Pink Perfection (Best Friends for Frosting) – Make the classic girl’s baby color a huge focal point of your shower!

38. Foxy Baby, Foxy Mama (Project Nursery) – Unleash your ferocious side with this foxy mama/baby combo. So sweet!

39. Pretty Pastels (The Little Umbrella) – We’re obsessed with pastels, especially when it comes to entertaining, so we think this idea is a real winner.

40. Modern Tea Party (Kara’s Party Ideas) – Throw a tea party with a modern twist for ultimate baby shower satisfaction.

41. Feminine Elegance (The Little Umbrella) – Get ready for ALL things girly!

More Baby Shower Themes for Girls

42. Confetti Party (Creative Juice) – This idea is big, bold, and totally FUN. We can’t get enough!

43. Mexican Soiree (Style Me Pretty) – Get ready to fiesta with an added touch of elegance.

44. Boho Chic (Baby Shower Ideas 4 U) – For the free-spirited mama-to-be in your life, this idea is absolute perfection.

45. Chic Alice (Kara’s Party Ideas) – We adore this chic twist on Alice in Wonderland and we think you will too!

46. All That Glitters (My Best Friend’s Blog) – Who’s ready to shimmer and shine?!

47. Spring Table (Icing Designs) – Spring-themed baby showers NEED this darling dose of florals.

Baby Shower Ideas for Girls

48. Simple + Natural (100 Layer Cakelet) – Get in touch with your roots with this beautiful baby celebration.

49. Unicorn (Kara’s Party Ideas) – How fun is this idea?! We definitely want an invite.

50. Pineapple of My Eye (Pizzazzerie) – A summery twist on a classic phrase, this pineapple themed soiree is over-the-top amazing.

51. Felt Floral (Project Nursery) – Why use fresh flowers when you can use felt? Seriously darling, if you want our opinion.

52. Hey, Foxy Baby (Itsy Belle) – Make furry foxes a fabulous focal point (and try saying THAT 5 times fast!).


Gender Neutral Baby Shower Themes

Looking for some great gender neutral baby shower ideas for boys AND girls?! Keep reading!

Baby Shower Themes for Boys and Girls

Baby Shower Themes for Boys and Girls

53. Baby ‘Showers’ (Lisa Storms featured on Fiskars) – Rain, rain, COME OUR WAY! We can’t get enough of this cute stormy baby shower.

54. Bun in the Oven (Fun 365) – Alright, how clever is this?! Totally takes the ‘bun in the oven’ idea to new heights.

55. She’s About to Pop (Garnish & Glaze) – A popcorn themed shower is right up our alley- be sure and check out these tasty looking treats to add to the fun!

56. Bedtime Stories (Hostess With the Mostess) – Kiddos love their bedtime stories so what better theme for one about to make their arrival?!

57. BaBy-Q (Kate Aspen) – A backyard bbq gets a clever spin with this baby-shower themed cookout.

58. Pea in the Pod (Whipperberry) – Mean, green, and totally fun!

Gender Neutral Baby Shower Themes

59. Lil’ Peanut (Pizzazzerie) – Celebrate your lil’ peanut in serious style.

60. Mommy to Bee (Pizzazzerie) – Show the Mommy to Bee in your life some buzz-worthy fun!

61. Cute as a Button (Occasions) – Buttons abound in this gender neutral baby shower that’s too cute for words.

62. Around the Clock (Pottery Barn Kids) – Rock around the clock and have some serious fun

63. Goodnight Moon (Bump Smitten) – Another children’s classic makes an appearance in this shower based off of Margaret Wise Brown’s bestseller.

64. Love You to the Moon and Back (Pen N’ Paperflowers) – This sweet and simple phrase creates an amazing

Baby Shower Ideas for Boys and Girls

65. A Star is Born (Hostess With the Mostess) – Throw a celebrity-themed bash to celebrate your little one’s arrival!

66. Welcome to the World (Chickabug) – What baby wouldn’t love a worldwide welcome?!

67. Guess Whoooo is Almost Due (Hostess With the Mostess) – How cute is this owl-themed soiree?!

68. Vintage Woodland (Kara’s Party Ideas) – Take a trip to the woodlands with this tranquil shower idea.

69. Stork Express (Rivernorth Love) – Give everyone’s favorite baby-themed bird a shoutout and hop on board the stork express.

70. Rub a Dub Dub, a New Baby to Love (Tidy Mom) – Rubby ducky really IS the one with this bold and bright idea.

Cute Gender Neutral Baby Shower Themes

71. Cirque du Bebe (Hostess With the Mostess) – With two options to choose from (click here to see the boy version), you’ll have plenty of fun Cirque du Soleil inspired ideas.

72. Milk-Aholic (Hostess With the Mostess) – Get ready to knock back a few shots of this baby-friendly treat!

73. Pickles & Spice, and Everything Nice (Moms and Munchkins) – Wanna throw a cravings-themed baby shower that’s still totally cute? Check this one out!

74. Teddy Bear Picnic (Toddler Friends) – With bear shaped pancakes and more, we’re over-the-top in love with this theme.

75. You Are My Sunshine (Kara’s Party Ideas) – Not a cloud will be in sight with this cheery and bright shower idea.

76. Rock a Bye Baby (Project Nursery) – Put an edgy twist on a classic children’s lullaby and rock on!

More Gender Neutral Baby Shower Themes

77. You Spin Me Right Round Baby (Hostess With the Mostess) – We love the idea of turning this favorite tune into a shower theme- so fun!

78.  Shake Rattle and Roll (Bloom Designs) – Pack a drinks cart with the beverages of your choosing and you’ll be ready to roll in no time at all!

79. Aqua and Red (Kara’s Party Ideas) – Pink and blue are SO last season.

80. Little Pumpkin (See Vanessa Craft) – The perfect idea for a fall-themed shower, this pumpkin-themed event gives us all the autumn feels.

81. Gold & Birch (Best Friends for Frosting) – Chic, sweet, and super elegant, your guests will adore attending this Gold & Birch inspired event.

82. Cheery & Colorful (The Little Umbrella) – Or, if you’re in the mood for bright and bold, this colorful shower will definitely do the trick!

83. Outdoor Shower (A Slice of Style) – Move things out to the great outdoors for a peaceful gathering to be remembered.


Twins Baby Shower Themes

Double the trouble and double the fun! These twin-friendly baby shower themes are sure to be a hit.


Baby Shower Themes for Twins

Baby Shower Themes for Twins

84. Perfect Pair (Bump Smitten) – You’ll have all sorts of pear-themed fun with this twin-friendly party.

85. Thing 1 and Thing 2 (Party of 11) – Can you say, ‘clever?!’ We adore these Dr. Seuss party ideas.

86. Noah’s Ark 2 by 2 (Cutest Baby Shower Ideas) – Welcome your little babies two by two!

87. 2 Peas in a Pod (Kara’s Party Ideas) – Give us all the pea in a pod party ideas! We can’t get enough!

88. 2 Scoops (Inspired by This) – This ice-cream themed baby shower is not only sweet but also has the perfect touch of elegance.

89. Royal Baby Shower (Itsy Belle) – Give the new arrivals a royal welcome.

Twin Baby Shower Themes

90. Tea for Two (Style Your Senses) – Throw a twin-friendly tea party that’s too cute for words!

91. Sweet Boys (Best Friends for Frosting) – Double the trouble with this twin boy themed shower that’s super chic and sweet!

92. Backyard Bash (100 Layer Cakelet) – Take things outdoors for a calm and peaceful shower that’s just right for two.

93. Modern Animals (100 Layer Cakelet) – Loud, proud, and ultra-modern, this is one event you won’t soon forget.

94. Ahoy Babies! (Baby Shower Ideas and Shops) – Get ready to set sail with this fun nautical event that’s perfect for twins!


Alternatives to Traditional Baby Shower Themes

Looking for something a little different to the traditional baby shower themes you’ve seen above? Look no further!

Alternative Baby Shower Themes

Alternatives to Traditional Baby Shower Themes

95.  Just a Sprinkle (Sew in Love) – Who needs a full blown shower when you can have just a sprinkle?

96. Sip and See (Boogie Wipes) – This open-house style event is low on stress but high on fun.

97. Diaper Drop (Evite) – Get a few friends to go in on some of the pricier baby items and then drop it by the mama-to-be’s house! How fun is that?!

98. Shower by Mail (Martha Stewart) – Forego an in-person shower completely with this “by-mail” idea. So smart!

99. Gender Reveal (Hostess With the Mostess) – Gender reveal parties are becoming all the rage and this one is packed with ideas.

100. Wishes for Baby (Art Bar Blog) – Have everyone send baby a wish and hang it for the mama-to-be to see. This idea is great in lieu of a traditional shower, but also makes a great during shower activity!

101. Reveal Party (House Nerd) – Grab the friends and fam for a gender reveal unlike any other.

Aren’t these ideas all so darling?

Having a hard time deciding which to choose?  Me too!  I’m actually excited to throw a shower, now I just need one of my friends to get pregnant. :)! LOL  For more ideas, be sure to follow our Baby Shower board on Pinterest.  Of course, you will want to follow our main Pinterest page as well. I hope you have enjoyed these as much as I have.  

Oh, and now that you have planned (or at least know what you are planning :)) an amazing baby shower, plan a great date for you and your hubby.  Check out 15 Dates in 15 Minutes or Less or 18 Movie Date Nights that are already planned for you!

About the Author: Elizabeth

I'm a friendly gal who's obsessed with all things marriage and Hubby-related :). When I'm not having adventures with my Sweetheart, you can find me in photographer mode, deep in a Netflix binge, or getting my sweat on - after all, 'endorphins make you happy!' I also enjoy treasure hunting (aka. thrifting), dark chocolate, and eating as much sushi as possible!

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17 Responses to 101 Baby Shower Themes

    1. Hello! If you are referring to one of the numbered items in the round-up, you can click on the number and it will send you to the site with the original idea! OR if you are looking for a tutorial on how to make paper flowers, you can maybe try googling it? Or yes, I’m sure there’s lots of posts on Pinterest with something like that! Good luck! And thanks for reading!! XO.

  1. Love Bedtime Stories, I have a shower to throw in February (yes, I’m already planning – lol!) I love showers! I wanted to do a storybook theme with some ideas I found on pinterest – this just takes it to a new level!

    1. Cristy- I am so glad we were able to give you a few more ideas to help out in your planning. I am sure the shower was awesome. Thanks for your comment!