23 Cool and Creative Baby Shower Ideas for 2018




Here are 23 cool and creative baby shower ideas for 2018, from Stay Glam: 




A baby shower is a celebration for the parents-to-be.

It is a time when family and friends can get together, have fun and get excited for the new arrival. If you are planning one of these events you need to check out our 23 cool baby shower ideas.




We have games, cakes, decorations and more that can be used to create an unforgettable baby shower.

1. BABY SHOWER DESSERT CART IDEA

Every celebration needs desserts and cake! Our first idea features this beautiful dessert cart. The cart is blue because the baby shower is for a boy and it is personalized with the family name. You could have something like this in pink for a girl. It is just a special way to present your food and/or dessert. Everyone would think it is awesome.

2. COTTON CANDY GENDER PREDICTION GAME

Next, we have fun gender prediction game. At a baby shower you can ask your guests to guess if the baby will be a boy or a girl, there are many styles of this game out there. For this one each person will make their prediction by choosing either pink or blue cotton candy. It is a game that guests will enjoy, and everyone gets a treat.

Source: @tinyballoon




3. BABY SHOWER GIFT/DECOR IDEA

If you are looking for a baby shower gift, then you need to check out our next pick. This idea features a baby bath, bathing essentials and a baby balloon. With this the parent will get important items for the baby as well as a super cute gift. Something like this could be also be used for decoration to.

4. GUESS THE BABY FOOD GAME

Ever wondered what baby food tastes like? With this game idea you and the guests can find out! This baby shower game is called name the baby food. For this you will need jars of baby food with a guessing card. Each person tastes the food and writes down what flavor they think it is. Whoever gets the most correct answers wins. This is a simple, creative and fun game that everyone will love.

5. GENDER PREDICTION PHOTO BOOTH

If you like the gender prediction game ideas, then you may like our next pick to. This gender prediction is a photo booth, one side of the frame is pink and the other blue. Each person makes a prediction by having their photo taken in blue or pink. This is a fun game, and everyone will be able to look back at the pictures. The photos can be kept as a reminder the special day.

Source: @pop.ops

6. BABY BLOCK CENTERPIECE

The decorations are an important part of the baby shower as you want the room to look party ready. This next idea features baby block centerpieces with flowers on top. These would look so cute on the tables. You could recreate the blocks in any color and these would be a great DIY project.

7. CUTE PINK DIAPER CAKE IDEA

When choosing a gift for a baby shower it is a good idea to pick something cute but practical. By buying something that the parents need you will be helping them for the future. A diaper cake is perfect as it looks adorable but has a purpose. Diaper cakes feature many diapers arranged into a cake shape. You can get these in pink, blue, yellow with different tiers and in different styles.

Source: @theposhtoosh

8. MOM-OSA COCKTAIL IDEA

Next, we have a non-alcoholic cocktail that is perfect for a baby shower. This cocktail is a twist on the Mimosa and is called a Mom-Osa. The Mom-Osa is a fruity drink that contains no alcohol. You could create a few mocktails and give them baby shower names.

Source: @tinyballoon

9. GENDER REVEAL BATH BOMB

While searching for cool baby shower ideas we came across these amazing gender reveal bath bombs. You put the bath bomb in water and it will fizz either blue or pink to say whether the baby is a boy or a girl. These are so unique and creative! Bath Bombs could be given at a baby shower as party favors so everyone gets an extra surprise after the shower is over!

10. BABY BOTTLE BALLOONS

Balloons are a must-have for any celebration. You can get creative with how you display balloons as you can see with these balloon baby bottles! There is a blue bottle and a pink one, you could have one color if you know the gender or have them both if you don’t. These would look amazing at any baby shower.

Source: @inflations_n_creations

11. CREATIVE BABY SOCK TREE

Decorative trees have become very popular for almost every occasion. We have seen trees for Easter, Valentine’s Day and more. You can have a tree for a baby shower to. This next idea features a white tree that has been covered in baby socks. We love this idea because it is very unique and creative. It would look very cute at any baby shower.

Source: @soireesbysami

12. WHO’S THAT BABY GAME IDEA

Our next idea is a game that everyone will love, it is a game called who’s that baby? For this you will need a board and pictures of all the guests when they were babies. Stick the pictures to the board and get the guests to try and guess who is each baby. This is a fun game that will get everyone laughing and having fun.

Source: @baileyl86

13. BLUE AND PINK BABY SHOWER CAKE

Next, we have a beautiful cake idea. The cake has a baby theme in pink and blue colors. A cake like this would be perfect for any baby shower. You could also use a cake like this for a gender reveal, the sponge on the inside could be colored blue or pink.

14. FUN SCRATCH CARD IDEA

Games and prizes are popular at any celebration. If you want a game that is simple and quick to play, then consider fun scratch cards. These scratch cards have a baby theme as you need to find the baby doll to win. There are so many cute cards available to buy for baby showers.

Source: @3eggsdesign

15. BABY SHOWER DESSERT TABLE IDEA

Earlier in the post we shown a dessert cart for a baby shower. Our next pick shows how you can create a beautiful dessert table. This one is very glam and features lots of flowers, gold vases and more. Something like this would be perfect for any baby shower, you could also change the color scheme to blue if you know the baby is a boy.

16. BABY PREDICTION GAME

Everyone likes to make predictions about a new baby and think who the new arrival will look like. Prediction cards like these give guests the chance to guess things like time of birth, eye color and more. This is a fun game that everyone can get involved with. The parents-to-be can look back on these cards and find out who was right.

Source: @rmeyerdesigns

17. ADVENTURE DIAPER CAKE IDEA

If you liked the diaper cake from earlier in the post, then you may like this one to. This diaper cake is blue so is more for boys. If you are thinking of buying a gift for a new baby boy, then something like this would be perfect. It is creative, unique and will be used when the baby is born.

Source: @theposhtoosh

18. BABY BLOCK GIFT BOXES

Next, we have these awesome baby block gift boxes. These could be used as gift boxes to give to the parents-to-be and can also be used as party favor boxes. Boxes like these are super cute. You could have boxes like these in any color.

19. FUNNY READY TO POP CAKE IDEA

Bring some humor to the baby shower with a funny cake like this one. The beautiful cake has a topper which says ready to pop. This is perfect for women who are almost at their due date. A topper like this would look awesome on any cake.

20. CANDLE PARTY FAVOR IDEA

Next, we have this candle idea. The candles are personalized and say thank you for attending the baby shower. These would be beautiful gifts for your guests and it will also be a reminder of the special day. You could also give candles out as prizes to.

Source: @meltitcandleco

21. FLORAL BABY SHOWER DECOR IDEA

If you are having a summer baby shower, consider making it vibrant and floral like this one. The bright colors and flowers would suit the summer season. You could also have decor like this outside to. If the baby shower is for a boy you could have a different color scheme.

Source: @yazthespaz89

22. BABY SHOWER COOKIE IDEA

Cookies are very popular dessert choices at parties and celebrations. These cookies would be perfect for a baby shower as they are shaped like a baby suit. You could have cookies like these made with your own icing design. Maybe have pink or blue.

23. DIAPER BABY SHOWER GAME

Last on our list is this fun diaper game. Every guest writes a message on a diaper for the parents to read later. This is a great way for family and friends to give advice and to share funny stories. Everyone will enjoy this game. You could also have a poem like this one.

Source: @allwrappedupto

We hope you have been inspired by our cool baby shower ideas!