Baby shower invitations come in a variety of styles,
allowing you to personalize your announcements and make your
shower truly special. Giving birth to a new baby is a
life-changing event and the baby shower invitations deserve
special attention. |
There are lots of packages of generic baby
shower invitations at your nearest discount retailer, but they
are not going to make a lasting impression on anyone, especially
a new mother. The baby shower invitation is a special
announcement of your baby that should be kept and placed in the
baby book. It is a very personal keepsake. Many online retailers
offer a huge selection of baby shower invitations, for boys,
girls, twins, and even for multiple births.
There are many styles and colors of baby shower invitations
to choose from, and they can also be customized and personalized
in most any way you like. Little feet, poems, and family history
of the new baby make baby shower invitations extra special. If
your shower is after the birth, photos of the new baby featured
on the baby shower announcements are a sure way to make the
Baby shower invitations are a way to welcome friends and
loved ones to share in your celebration of life. The
announcements actually welcome the new baby into the family.
Many online retailers offer original designs to make your baby
shower invitations truly unique and capture the occasion
Coordinating accessories and shower decorations is a lot of
fun, including using personalized banners, napkins, plates, and
other beautiful party ware items. Choose unique personalized
gifts for the new baby such as rattles, bibs, photo albums,
blankets, picture frames, nursery décor, and other novelty items
commemorating the birth. You can then choose the perfect baby
shower invitations and pick out a special gift as well, all at
one online site. It couldn’t be any easier!
A simple printed baby footprint can be a ton of fun.
You can use a silhouette of a baby footprint to make the
design. This will show the heel, toes and side of the
foot. It will look as if a baby stepped in ink and then
stamped the card with their feet. You can find clip art
online by searching, use a stamp, use a real baby or
even just freehand draw your own.
To put a little action into the baby shower footprint
invitation you can make a series of footprints and make
them decrease in size from large to smaller. This will
give the illusion that the person leaving the prints is
walking into the card. This is a great way to draw the
attention of the viewer into the card and then place
your important text information right above this.
Stamping has become a very popular craft and is use
widely among printers and crafters in the business of
making invitations. You can easily purchase baby
footprint stamps of varying sizes from your local craft
store or on the Internet. These can make a fun and fancy
decoration to the invitation. There are so many things
you can do by varying the colors, size of the stamp and
the paper the possibilities are really endless.
For example pick a cute pink (for girls) or a blue
(for boys) ink pad and stamp a tiny border made up of
footprints all around the invitation. Don’t worry to
much about making them all straight or in line just have
fun and stamp at random. This will give the invitation a
light fun feeling. This type of baby shower invitation
will give you an opportunity to be creative.
As an alternative you can purchase a large stamp and
simply stamp a big filled in silhouetted image smack dab
in the middle of the invitation. Then you can creatively
with fun colored pens write all around the footprint
following the outline of it. This makes another fun
creative and even whimsical invitation.
Either way that you choose the important thing to
remember is to have fun in creating the baby shower
invitation. Get some friends to help you if you plan on
making your own invitations as this will speed up the
entire process. It can also be more fun with a group of
girlfriends around a table talking and having a good
time then cutting 25 baby shower invitations all
The birth of a new baby should be a special occasion, and
every new parent deserves the support. It’s not easy gathering
all the essential baby accessories, and new parents sure can use
help in acquiring everything that the baby will need, especially
if they are first time parents. What better way than to throw a
baby shower? Everyone gets to see the new baby and get a chance
to socialize and have fun. Special baby shower invitations are a
sure way to get all of your invitees to attend, after all, the
more the merrier!