Top Baby Shower Theme Ideas

Throw the expecting mother a wow-worthy baby shower with one of these oh-so-sweet baby shower theme ideas.

Once you know you're planning a baby shower, it may be a little difficult trying to decide on a baby shower theme. With so many adorable ideas out there, we can understand the challenge! From giraffes to little duckies, there are so many cute ideas out there to choose from. Whether you’re expecting a little girl or a little boy or don't know what you're expecting, we rounded up some top baby shower ideas you can choose from as you start planning your big event.

Check out this photo gallery of top themes to get inspired for your baby shower!


  • Little Duckies for your Little Guy or Girl

    Ducks are a popular theme that can be planned for a girl or boy baby shower. Because of the yellow color of the ducks, you can easily choose a duck theme if you don’t know the gender of your upcoming bundle of joy. See these fun ideas for duck theme sweet treats, rub-a-dub-dub cookies and more.

  • Make it a Gender Reveal Party!

    If you haven’t let family and friends know what gender you’re expecting, a gender reveal party is a great way to surprise everyone. Follow our tips for hosting a gender reveal party including what to serve, how to decorate and how to make the big reveal!

  • Whimsical Giraffe Baby Shower Theme

    Giraffes can be turned into the focal point of a stylish baby shower. We planned this baby shower that had a whimsical giraffe theme. See how we created an elegant and modern tablescape and a delicious menu to match the theme.

  • Modern Owl Theme Baby Shower

    This gender neutral baby shower idea has modern look to it incorporating owls in a stylish way. We planned this owl theme baby shower complete with yummy owl cupcakes.

  • The Sweetest Thing Shower

    If the mommy-to-be has a sweet tooth, then she’d definitely appreciate this baby shower from Kojo Designs. This chocolate themed event will be a hit with the mom and the party guests. See how they used chocolate in this theme.

  • Ready to Pop!

    Le Partie Sugar featured this adorable baby shower inspired by savory popcorn! And the play on words made this Ready to Pop shower especially cute. With floating pom pom decorations and popcorn treats, this is a lovely baby shower for a girl.

  • A Chic Sophisticated Soiree

    If you’re looking to plan a more classy affair, this pretty party from Chic Cheap Nursery is full of elegance. With pretty hues of purple, the look and feel of this baby shower is perfect for a little girl baby shower

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